Yakima did make the Subaru-branded bike rack but they do not offer any replacement parts directly; these proprietary parts can only be purchased from Subaru.
Your Forester could be equipped with either a 1-1/4-inch or a 2-inch hitch receiver. The diameter of the hitch pin will be 1/2-inch for 1-1/4-inch hitches or 5/8-inch for 2-inch hitches. You can measure the size of the receiver opening on your hitch (or the hitch pin hole itself) to determine which size pin you need.
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The Rola TX-103 Bike Rack, # 59403, and the Draw-Tite Max-Frame Class III Trailer Hitch, # 75650, would be great additions to your 2012 Subaru Forester. I have attached installation instructions and an installation video of this trailer hitch for you to check out.
The Trailer Coupler Lock, # 28012, that you referenced is a lock for surge brake couplers and will not work for this bike rack or trailer hitch. The pin diameter on this lock would not keep the hitch pin holes on the trailer hitch view full answer...
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