When you purchase a new vehicle at Patriot Subaru, we'll have one of our talented Product Specialists, aka "Genius",  spend as much time as you need showing you all the bells and whistles on your new car, explaining all the features that make your car both fun, and safer to drive  Everything from where the button is to pop the trunk, to syncing up your phone, to adjusting the options on the rear-view mirror. They're here to make sure you're getting all the benefits and the fun out of your vehicle.  Genius! 

The Genius will make sure you know every single feature of the vehicle, including entertainment, comfort, safety, and basic functionality. While you're learning, be sure to ask questions.  We want you to drive out with great knowledge, and ready to have the ultimate fun with your Subaru! 


Here's an idea of some of the features that will be demonstrated to you, hands-on. If you have a question about how to use or set up a feature, just ask the Genius!


Heating/AC Dual Zones
Power seat functions
Seat recline if equipped and seat down utility feature
Accessory net hooks
Third seatbelt retraction
All window lock and mirror operation
Telescopic wheel function

Rear view camera
Child lock rear doors
Master and valet key uses
Crumple zone feature
Fire preventive hood lining
ABS brake system operation
Stability and traction control examples for active safety
Eyesight operation and benefits if equipped
Explanation of all passive safety features as in airbags and roll cage assembly
Explanation of hardened steel bars in doors for rigidity

Child tether hooks accessibility


Bluetooth pairing (Phone Sync) and operation on steering wheel
Voice prompt button
using microphone
Stereo functions and usage
USB ports
GPS capabilities if equipped, Map Usage, Directions, Features
Starlink, aha, Pandora app use
12v charger in rear

Blinker stick operation
Key id tag number explanation

Spare tire compartment
Gas door unlock placement and reference arrow
Hood pop release
Yellow fluid cap for easy display
Symmetrical all wheel drive
Boxer motor operation and benefits
Light set to door in rear
Electric parking brake operation if equipped
Warrantys and book overview
Maintence schedule and first oil change appointment
OLP survey explanation and why we offer them