Subaru Forester (SH; 2008-2012) fuses



In this article, we consider the third-generation Subaru Forester (SH), produced from 2008 to 2012. Here you will find fuse box diagrams of Subaru Forester 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012, get information about the location of the fuse panels inside the car, and learn about the assignment of each fuse (fuse layout).

Fuse box diagram: Subaru Forester (SH; 2008-2012)

Cigar lighter / power outlet fuses in the Subaru Forester are the fuses #13 (Accessory power outlet – center console) and #20 (Accessory power outlet – instrument panel) in the Instrument panel fuse box.

Fuse box in the passenger compartment

It is located behind the cover to the left of the steering wheel.The location of the fuses in the passenger compartment: Subaru Forester (SH; 2008-2012)

Fuse box diagram

Instrument panel fuse box diagram: Subaru Forester (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)


Assignment of fuses in the instrument panel
Amp ratingCircuit
315ADoor locking
410AFront wiper deicer relay
510ACombination meter
67.5ARemote control rear view mirrors, Seat heater relay
715ACombination meter, Integrated unit
820AStop light
915AFront wiper deicer
107.5APower supply (battery)
117.5ATurn signal unit, Clock
1215AAutomatic transmission unit, Engine control unit, Integrated unit
1320AAccessory power outlet (center console)
1415APosition light, Tail light, Rear combination light
15Empty(FWD connector for AWD AT vehicles)
1715ASeat heaters
1810ABack-up light
2010AAccessory power outlet (instrument panel)
217.5AStarter relay
2215AAir conditioner, Rear window defogger relay coil
2315ARear wiper, Rear window washer
2415AAudio unit, Clock
2515ASRS airbag system
267.5APower window relay, Radiator main fan relay, Tail and illumination relay
2715ABlower fan
2815ABlower fan
2915AFog light
3030AFront wiper
317.5AAuto air conditioner unit, Integrated unit
337.5AABS / Vehicle dynamics control unit

Fuse box in the engine compartment

The location of the fuses in the engine compartment: Subaru Forester (SH; 2008-2012)


Fuse box diagram

Under-hood fuse box diagram: Subaru Forester (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)

Assignment of fuses in the engine compartment
Amp ratingCircuit
AMain fuse
130AABS unit, Vehicle dynamics control unit
225AMain fan
310ASecondary air combination valve (turbo models)
425ASub fan
730AHeadlight (low beam)
815AHeadlight (high beam)
920ABack-up light
1125ARear window defogger Mirror heater
1215AFuel pump
1310AAutomatic transmission control unit
147.5AEngine control unit
1515ATurn and hazard warning flasher
1615ATail and illumination relay
1815AHeadlight (right hand)
1915AHeadlight (left hand)