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I have a 2015 Subaru Forrester with 90K miles on it. My

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I have a 2015 Subaru Forrester with 90K miles on it. My mechanic wants to change the fluids and says I need to use synthic fluids which increased the price of the fluids b approx 200 dollars
JA: Just to clarify, which fluid are you talking about? And what color and consistency is it?
Customer: Fluids for the transmission
JA: Are you fixing your Forester yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No I have it with a mechanic and he initially quoted my one price and now the price has increased by 200 for the fluids that he says I need to use
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Kevin replied 2 months ago.

Hi im kevin he is correct the car needs synthetic oils used in engine and trans