Used 2009 Subaru Forester Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic4-speed shiftable automatic4-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersflat 4flat 4flat 4
Combined MPG222122
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typeall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
mechanical center differentialyesyesyes
Center limited slip differentialyesyesyes
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic4-speed shiftable automatic4-speed shiftable automatic

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/26 mpg19/24 mpg20/26 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)338.0/439.4 mi.321.1/405.6 mi.338.0/439.4 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.9 gal.16.9 gal.16.9 gal.
Combined MPG222122
Fuel typeregular unleadedpremium unleaded (required)regular unleaded

Engine

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Torque170 ft-lbs. @ 4400 rpm226 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm170 ft-lbs. @ 4400 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L2.5 L2.5 L
Horsepower170 hp @ 6000 rpm224 hp @ 5200 rpm170 hp @ 6000 rpm
Turning circle34.4 ft.34.4 ft.34.4 ft.
Valves161616
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (SOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)
Cylindersflat 4flat 4flat 4

Safety

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electronic brakeforce distribution yesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system yesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yesyesyes
traction control yesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrests yesyesyes
Rear door child safety locks yesyesyes
child seat anchors yesyesyes
daytime running lights yesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoring yesyesyes
engine immobilizer yesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation yesyesyes
Rear center 3-point belt yesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assist yesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
stability control yesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
front fog/driving lights noyesno

In-Car Entertainment

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4 total speakersyesnoyes
speed sensitive volume control yesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
radio data system yesyesyes
auxiliary audio input yesyesyes
surround audio surround audio (discrete)noyesno
100 watts stereo outputnoyesno
6 total speakersnoyesno

Comfort & Convenience

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Air conditioningyesyesyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on center consoleyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyesnoyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
front seatback storage yesyesyes
front and rear reading lights yesyesyes
speed-proportional power steering yesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on dashyesyesyes
cargo area light yesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
overhead console with storage yesyesyes
interior air filtration yesyesyes
cruise control yesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelnoyesno

Power Feature

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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locks yesyesyes
1 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

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tachometer yesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
external temperature display yesyesyes
clock yesyesyes
trip computer yesyesyes

Front Seats

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height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Front head room40.0 in.40.0 in.40.0 in.
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
Front shoulder room56.1 in.56.1 in.56.1 in.
Front leg room43.1 in.43.1 in.43.1 in.
cloth yesyesyes
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatnonoyes
multi-level heating passenger seatnonoyes

Rear Seats

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Rear head room37.7 in.37.7 in.37.7 in.
Rear leg room38.0 in.38.0 in.38.0 in.
Rear shoulder room55.6 in.55.6 in.55.6 in.
folding with storage center armrestyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
reclining rear seatsyesyesyes

Measurements

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Front track60.2 in.60.2 in.60.2 in.
Maximum cargo capacity63.0 cu.ft.63.0 cu.ft.63.0 cu.ft.
Length179.5 in.179.5 in.179.5 in.
Maximum towing capacity2400 lbs.2400 lbs.2400 lbs.
Curb weight3340 lbs.3440 lbs.3340 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place30.8 cu.ft.30.8 cu.ft.30.8 cu.ft.
Ground clearance8.7 in.8.9 in.8.7 in.
Height66.9 in.66.9 in.66.9 in.
Wheel base103.0 in.103.0 in.103.0 in.
Width70.1 in.70.1 in.70.1 in.
Rear track60.2 in.60.2 in.60.2 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Camellia Red Pearl
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Newport Blue Pearl
  • Spark Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Satin White Pearl
  • Steel Silver Metallic
  • Topaz Gold Metallic
  • Camellia Red Pearl
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Newport Blue Pearl
  • Spark Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Satin White Pearl
  • Steel Silver Metallic
  • Topaz Gold Metallic
  • Camellia Red Pearl
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Newport Blue Pearl
  • Spark Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Satin White Pearl
  • Steel Silver Metallic
  • Topaz Gold Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Platinum, leather
  • Platinum, cloth
  • Off Black, leather
  • Off Black, cloth
  • Gray
  • Platinum, leather
  • Platinum, cloth
  • Off Black, leather
  • Off Black, cloth
  • Gray
  • Platinum, leather
  • Platinum, cloth
  • Off Black, leather
  • Off Black, cloth
  • Gray

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
225/55R17 95H tiresyesyesyes
17 x 7 in. wheelsyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

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double wishbone rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

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Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Inventory

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