This is long overdue and is the first Forester 2.5L CVT with paddles shifters.
The 2.0XT CVT models have always had paddle shifters.
10/5/17 new accessory Wheel Arch Moldings are now available.
These don't show as factory installed option and I'm not sure how long they've been listed as an accessory, but dealers can install them on 2016, 2017, and 2018 Foresters.
(Refer to your owner's manual for specific instructions.) Note: The letters "I, O, S and F" are not used in any Radio ID.
If that didn't work, try accessing the menu function on your radio.
Its part # E201SSG000 6/21/17 2018 Forester finance rates announced 2.90% x 24-36-48-60-63-72 months.