Subaru Forester Doors and Windows 1999 2000 (18) PDF

1. Door Glass
Condition Apparent cause/Correction
Glass in fully closed
position
1) Glass runs out of weatherstrip lip when considerable hand
pressure is applied to it from inside.
G5M0502
(This condition may cause wind/booming noise during high-
speed operation.)
Insufficient upward travel of glass
Increase upward travel of glass.
2) Clearance exists between glass and weatherstrip when
light hand pressure is applied to it at center and rear pillar
locations.
G5M0503
(This condition may cause wind noise and/or water leakage.)
Insufficient glass-to-door weather-
strip contact
Check stabilizer and glass for proper
contact. Increase contact using upper
sash adjustment bolt.
Improper adjustment of striker in in-
out direction
Close door and check for alignment of
striker with vehicle body.
3) Adjust door glass so that it is aligned with door rearview
mirror gusset.
H5M0672A
Window is not properly adjusted in
up-down/fore-aft direction.
Adjust window. If necessary, move B
channel regulator to eliminate window
tilt.
Gusset is not properly adjusted in
fore-aft direction.
Adjust gusset after loosing all bolts and
nuts which tighten it.
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5-2 [K100] DIAGNOSTICS
1. Door Glass

Subaru Forester Doors and Windows 1999 2000 (18) Summary of Content

1. Door GlassCondition Apparent cause/CorrectionGlass in fully closedposition1) Glass runs out of weatherstrip lip when considerable handpressure is applied to it from inside.G5M0502(This condition may cause wind/booming noise during high-speed operation.) Insufficient upward travel of glassIncrease upward travel of glass.2) Clearance exists between glass and weatherstrip whenlight hand pressure is applied to it at center and rear pillarlocations.G5M0503(This condition may cause wind noise and/or water leakage.) Insufficient glass-to-door weather-strip contactCheck stabilizer and glass for propercontact. Increase contact using uppersash adjustment bolt. Improper adjustment of striker in in-out directionClose door and check for alignment ofstriker with vehicle body.3) Adjust door glass so that it is aligned with door rearviewmirror gusset.H5M0672A Window is not properly adjusted inup-down/fore-aft direction.Adjust window. If necessary, move Bchannel regulator to eliminate windowtilt. Gusset is not properly adjusted infore-aft direction.Adjust gusset after loosing all bolts andnuts which tighten it.365-2 [K100] DIAGNOSTICS1. Door Glass