Subaru Forester Body and Exterior 1999 2000 (27) PDF

2. CHECKING FOR MOVEMENT OF
SUNROOF PANEL ITSELF
1) Place a cloth on sunshade, and attach a spring
scale to sunshade edge using the cloth.
S5M0295
2) Pull spring scale to measure force required to
move sunshade.
Force required to move sunshade:
Less than 24.5
4.9 N (2.5
0.5 kg, 5.5
1.1
lb)
NOTE:
Considerable effort is required to start sunshade
moving, so take scale reading while sunroof panel
is moving smoothly.
3) If force required exceeds specifications, check
the sunroof glass lid, sunshade and deflector, and
guide rail assembly for improper installation.
16. Crossbar
A: REMOVAL
1) Loosen and remove TORX bolt T30 from the
top of each crossbar end support, and then remove
inner clamp.
S5M0330A
(1) TORX bolt T30
(2) End support
(3) Inner clamp
(4) Roof rail
2) Remove crossbar.
NOTE:
When removing the front crossbar from the roof
rail, first move the front crossbar to the center of
the roof rail.
B: INSTALLATION
1. FRONT CROSSBAR
NOTE:
Front crossbar has ?MAXIMUM LOAD ROOF
RACK-150LBS. EVENLY DISTRIBUTED ROOF
SURFACE-100LBS. EVENLY DISTRIBUTED?
label on LH side.
1) Loosen and remove TORX bolt T30 from the
top of each crossbar end support, and then remove
the inner clamp.
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16. Crossbar

Subaru Forester Body and Exterior 1999 2000 (27) Summary of Content

2. CHECKING FOR MOVEMENT OFSUNROOF PANEL ITSELF1) Place a cloth on sunshade, and attach a springscale to sunshade edge using the cloth.S5M02952) Pull spring scale to measure force required tomove sunshade.Force required to move sunshade:Less than 24.54.9 N (2.50.5 kg, 5.51.1lb)NOTE:Considerable effort is required to start sunshademoving, so take scale reading while sunroof panelis moving smoothly.3) If force required exceeds specifications, checkthe sunroof glass lid, sunshade and deflector, andguide rail assembly for improper installation.16. CrossbarA: REMOVAL1) Loosen and remove TORX bolt T30 from thetop of each crossbar end support, and then removeinner clamp.S5M0330A(1) TORX bolt T30(2) End support(3) Inner clamp(4) Roof rail2) Remove crossbar.NOTE:When removing the front crossbar from the roofrail, first move the front crossbar to the center ofthe roof rail.B: INSTALLATION1. FRONT CROSSBARNOTE:Front crossbar has MAXIMUM LOAD ROOFRACK-150LBS. EVENLY DISTRIBUTED ROOFSURFACE-100LBS. EVENLY DISTRIBUTEDlabel on LH side.1) Loosen and remove TORX bolt T30 from thetop of each crossbar end support, and then removethe inner clamp.43[W16B1] 5-1SERVICE PROCEDURE16. Crossbar