Used 2004 Subaru Forester Features & Specs


Starting MSRP: $25,070
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Starting MSRP: $21,820
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Engine Typegasgas
Transmission4-speed automatic4-speed automatic
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersflat 4flat 4
Combined MPG2121
Total Seating55
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

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Center and rear limited slip differentialyesno
Drive typeall wheel driveall wheel drive
Transmission4-speed automatic4-speed automatic
mechanical center differentialyesyes
Center limited slip differentialnoyes

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)19/25 mpg19/25 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)302.1/397.5 mi.302.1/397.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.15.9 gal.
Combined MPG2121
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleaded


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Torque166 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm166 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L2.5 L
Horsepower165 hp @ 5600 rpm165 hp @ 5600 rpm
Turning circle34.8 ft.34.8 ft.
Base engine typegasgas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (SOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)
Cylindersflat 4flat 4


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electronic brakeforce distributionyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesno
anti-theft alarm systemyesyes
Ventilated front disc / rear drum brakesnoyes

In-Car Entertainment

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element antennayesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyes
4 total speakersyesyes
120 watts stereo outputyesno
100 watts stereo outputnoyes

Comfort & Convenience

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overhead console with storageyesyes
front seatback storageyesno
cruise controlyesyes
cargo area lightyesyes
leather steering wheelyesno
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyesyes
Climate controlyesno
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyes
front reading lightsyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyes
front door pocketsyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesno
Air conditioningnoyes

Power Feature

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1 one-touch power windowsyesyes
Power mirrorsyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyes


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low fuel level warningyesyes
external temperature displayyesyes

Front Seats

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bucket front seatsyesyes
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatyesno
Front leg room43.7 in.43.7 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyes
Front head room39 in.39.8 in.
height adjustable driver seatyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyesno
Front shoulder room53.5 in.53.5 in.
Front hip room51.6 in.51.6 in.

Rear Seats

Starting MSRP: $25,070
Starting MSRP: $21,820
Rear head room37 in.39.8 in.
Rear hip Room51.6 in.51.6 in.
Rear leg room33.7 in.33.7 in.
Rear shoulder room53.6 in.53.6 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyes


Starting MSRP: $25,070
Starting MSRP: $21,820
Front track58.9 in.58.9 in.
Maximum cargo capacity62.7 cu.ft.64.1 cu.ft.
Curb weight3175 lbs.3135 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place29.6 cu.ft.32 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.35 Cd.0.35 Cd.
Length175.2 in.175.2 in.
Maximum towing capacity2000 lbs.2000 lbs.
Ground clearance7.5 in.7.5 in.
Height65 in.65 in.
EPA interior volume91.2 cu.ft.93.5 cu.ft.
Wheel base99.4 in.99.4 in.
Width68.1 in.68.1 in.
Rear track58.5 in.58.5 in.


Starting MSRP: $25,070
Starting MSRP: $21,820
Exterior Colors
  • Java Black Pearl
  • Sierra Gold Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Cayenne Red Pearl
  • Aspen White
  • Sierra Gold Metallic/Textured Gray
  • Pacifica Blue Pearl/Textured Gray
  • Cayenne Red Pearl/Textured Gray
  • Aspen White/Textured Gray
  • Woodland Green Pearl/Textured Gray
  • Platinum Silver Metallic/Textured Gray
Interior Colors
  • Grey
  • Beige
  • Grey
  • Beige

Tires & Wheels

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Steel spare wheelyesyes
fullsize matching spare tireyesyes
P215/60R H tiresyesyes
All season tiresyesyes
alloy wheelsyesno
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsyesyes
steel wheelsnoyes


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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyes
MacPherson strut rear suspensionyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyes


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Starting MSRP: $21,820
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.


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Starting MSRP: $21,820
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