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Is there any way to reset the computer on a 2005 manual

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Is there any way...

Is there any way to reset the computer on a 2005 manual subaru forester without having to drive it 60-100 miles?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Forester yourself? What have you tried so far?

I would like to but need direction

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Car has been idle for several weeks--it started on the first try

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?

Approximately 2000

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Subaru Mechanic: Ronnie, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago

What is it that you are needing to reset?

Is the check engine light on?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
the computer
Subaru Mechanic: Ronnie, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago

Okay, I got that but why do you think you need to reset it?

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