Used 2006 Subaru Forester Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$21,795
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission5-speed manual
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Combined MPG22
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
transmission hill holderyes
viscous center differentialyes
Center limited slip differentialyes
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Transmission5-speed manual
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG22
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/27 mpg
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Range in miles (cty/hwy)318.0/429.3 mi.
Engine
Engine
Base engine size2.5 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (sohc)
CylindersFlat 4
Horsepower173 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque166 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Turning circle34.8 ft.
Valve timingVariable
Valves16
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
auto delay off headlampsyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyes
front fog/driving lightsyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Ventilated front disc / rear drum brakesyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
100 watts stereo outputyes
4 total speakersyes
element antennayes
AM/FM stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
cruise controlyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
front door pocketsyes
front seatback storageyes
overhead console with storageyes
speed-proportional power steeringyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yes
cargo area lightyes
front reading lightsyes
interior air filtrationyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
Rear floor matsyes
Single zone front air conditioningyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsyes
remote keyless power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Power mirrorsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
external temperature displayyes
low fuel level warningyes
tachometeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyes
bucket front seatsyes
clothyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyes
Front head room39.8 in.
Front hip room51.6 in.
Front leg room43.6 in.
Front shoulder room53.5 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
folding center armrestyes
Rear head room39.7 in.
Rear hip Room51.6 in.
Rear leg room33.7 in.
Rear shoulder room53.6 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place32.0 cu.ft.
EPA interior volume125.5 cu.ft.
Front track58.9 in.
Ground clearance8.1 in.
Height62.6 in.
Length176.6 in.
Maximum cargo capacity57.7 cu.ft.
Maximum towing capacity2400 lbs.
Overall Width without Mirrors68.3 in.
Rear track58.5 in.
Wheel base99.4 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Steel Gray Metallic
  • Aspen White
  • Garnet Red Pearl
  • Regal Blue Pearl
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Crystal Gray Metallic
  • Champagne Gold Opal
Interior Colors
  • Desert Beige, leather/cloth
  • Desert Beige, cloth
  • Graphite Gray, cloth
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
inside mounted spare tireyes
steel wheelsyes
temporary spare tireyes
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
P215/60R H tiresyes
Steel spare wheelyes
Suspension
Suspension
MacPherson strut front suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
multi-link rear suspensionyes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.