Used 2001 Subaru Forester Pricing

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2001 Highlights

The 2001 Forester receives slight alterations to the front and rear fascias, a new Premium Package, and upgrades to the interior.


  • SUV style, car-like ride and handling, functional interior.


  • Limited rear-seat room, not a true off-roader.

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Used 2001 Subaru Forester for Sale

Subaru Forester 2001 S AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A) Sierra Gold Metallic/Titanium Beige130,905 miles
Used 2001Subaru ForesterS
Est.Loan: $68/mo
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Dealer Notes

CARFAX One-Owner. Clean CARFAX. Gold 2001 Subaru Forester S AWD 4-Speed Automatic 2.5L H4 SMPI SOHCThank you for considering Cowles Ford. This vehicle has the following optional equipment: Recent Arrival! Odometer is 16151 miles below market average!Cowles Parkway Ford is the Ford President's Award winning dealer for the last 3 years. We have the largest Ford showroom in the metropolitan area.Which makes sense since we have one of the largest inventories as well. We know that people want a great selection and great service. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are consistently rated at the very tops in customer satisfaction. If you are looking great selection, great service and great prices, stop in at Cowles Parkway Ford today! If you buy a Ford anywhere else you will simply pay to much!

Subaru Forester 2001 S AWD 4dr Wagon w/Premium Package (2.5L 4cyl 4A) Gray154,000 miles
Used 2001Subaru ForesterS
Est.Loan: $37/mo
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Subaru Forester 2001 L AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A) 112,115 miles
Used 2001Subaru ForesterL
Est.Loan: $116/mo
Subaru Forester 2001 S AWD 4dr Wagon w/Premium Package (2.5L 4cyl 4A) 145,955 miles
Used 2001Subaru ForesterS
Est.Loan: $82/mo

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Features & Specs

L AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A)S AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A)S AWD 4dr Wagon w/Premium Package (2.5L 4cyl 4A)
Transmission4-speed automatic4-speed automatic4-speed automatic
Horsepower165 hp @ 5600 rpm165 hp @ 5600 rpm165 hp @ 5600 rpm


NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover

    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test

Top Consumer Reviews

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Consumer Rating

First and last Subaru although saved my life
Bought used in immaculate condition in 2013 with zero rust, completely undercoated, 134000 miles and mint, or so we thought. Same day I left the lot the check engine came on no more than 2 miles down the road. Dealer replaced head gaskets, two days go by, now needs a fuel filler neck, another day goes by, needed new suspension components and a catalytic converter, left shop with a migraine after shelling out $6700 for what was told to me one of the best used cars, no more than another week went by and it needed a brand new exhaust and rear bushings, finally it basically had been rebuilt then on Valentine's day 2013 was hit head on by drunk driver, he was driving a newer Pontiac Vibe which hit frontal offset my Subaru, I walked away, Vibe buckled like a tuna can and their tranny dropped from their car as he tried pulling away (karma), my fiance at the time was injured but is still alive thank God. The Subaru was totalled and although it needed extensive repairs it was terrific in the snow and rain, best tires used on the car were Hankook H727s, they hugged the road! But figuring in the repair bills, I will never buy another. I guess the best part was it's safety and the worst was reliability. My Honda isn't much more reliable just waiting for a truly reliable car and I meticulously maintain my cars.
Love this car!
I have had my 2001 Subaru Forester since 2004 and have loved every minute of owning this car. My Subaru is nearing 200k and sadly starting to deteriorate (rust spots, transmission, and suspicious coolant leak) so I'm looking for a new car. I would buy another Subaru in a heart beat if I was looking for longevity. I also love having all wheel drive. As long as my tires are in good shape I've never had any trouble in the snow. Aside from normal maintenance of a high mileage car I've spent little on my Subaru. My car has also never broken down. I swear the commercials brainwash you but really I love this car and would drive it till the day I die if I could.
Love this car! Waiting for a hybrid!
Everyone hates the cup holders and back seats in this year, so no need to comment. This car has been through several accidents (2 rear ends, high impact, and one passenger side). No one hurt. 235k miles so far. Totally fun to drive, a breeze to park. Feels like an SUV and behaves like a compact. Many years of highway commuting and felt very safe. (accidents were other idiots in local traffic!). I'm sorry that the newer models are high end premium. This is the perfect car to adapt to a hybrid! Not giving this puppy up yet!
Used 2001 Subaru Forester Overview

The Used 2001 Subaru Forester is offered in the following submodels: Wagon. Available styles include L AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A), S AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A), S AWD 4dr Wagon w/Premium Package (2.5L 4cyl 4A), L AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 5M), S AWD 4dr Wagon w/Premium Package (2.5L 4cyl 5M), and S AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 5M). Pre-owned Subaru Forester models are available with a 2.5 L-liter gas engine, with output up to 165 hp, depending on engine type. The Used 2001 Subaru Forester comes with all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 4-speed automatic. The Used 2001 Subaru Forester comes with a 3 yr./ 36000 mi. basic warranty, a 3 yr./ 36000 mi. roadside warranty, and a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. powertrain warranty.

What's a good price on a Used 2001 Subaru Forester?

Price comparisons for Used 2001 Subaru Forester trim styles:

  • The Used 2001 Subaru Forester S is priced between $1,800 and $3,991 with odometer readings between 130905 and 154000 miles.
  • The Used 2001 Subaru Forester L is priced between $5,645 and $5,645 with odometer readings between 112115 and 112115 miles.

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