Used 2008 Subaru Forester 2.5 XT Limited Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$28,895
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission4-speed automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Combined MPG20
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Center and rear limited slip differentialyes
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Transmission4-speed automatic
mechanical center differentialyes
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)18/23 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)286.2/365.7 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.
Combined MPG20
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Engine
Engine
Torque226 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm
Base engine size2.5 l
Horsepower224 hp @ 5600 rpm
Turning circle35.4 ft.
Valves16
Base engine typeGas
Valve timingVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersFlat 4
Safety
Safety
electronic brakeforce distributionyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
engine immobilizeryes
front fog/driving lightsyes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
child seat anchorsyes
stability controlyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
auto delay off headlampsyes
traction controlyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
element antennayes
AM/FM stereoyes
auxiliary audio inputyes
1 subwoofer(s)yes
155 watts stereo outputyes
7 total speakersyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
overhead console with storageyes
front seatback storageyes
cruise controlyes
cargo area lightyes
leather steering wheelyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yes
turn signal in mirrorsyes
front reading lightsyes
simulated alloy trim on center consoleyes
Single zone front climate controlyes
speed-proportional power steeringyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
Rear floor matsyes
front door pocketsyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
leather trim on shift knobyes
simulated alloy trim on dashyes
interior air filtrationyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsyes
Power mirrorsyes
remote keyless power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
low fuel level warningyes
clockyes
external temperature displayyes
tachometeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
bucket front seatsyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
Front leg room43.6 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyes
leatheryes
Front head room39.1 in.
height adjustable driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Front shoulder room53.5 in.
8 -way power driver seatyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Front hip room51.6 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room37.0 in.
Rear hip Room51.6 in.
Rear leg room33.7 in.
Rear shoulder room53.6 in.
folding with storage center armrestyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Front track58.9 in.
Maximum cargo capacity64.5 cu.ft.
Curb weight3360 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place28.9 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.37 cd.
Length176.6 in.
Maximum towing capacity2400 lbs.
Ground clearance7.9 in.
Height65.0 in.
EPA interior volume120.4 cu.ft.
Wheel base99.4 in.
Width68.3 in.
Rear track58.5 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Topaz Gold Metallic
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Newport Blue Pearl
  • Steel Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Garnet Red Pearl
  • Aspen White
Interior Colors
  • Desert Beige, leather/alcantara
  • Desert Beige, leather
  • Desert Beige, cloth
  • Anthracite Black, leather
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
inside mounted spare tireyes
Steel spare wheelyes
temporary spare tireyes
All season tiresyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyes
P215/55R17 93H tiresyes
alloy wheelsyes
Suspension
Suspension
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
multi-link rear suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.