Used 2009 Subaru Forester Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$23,495
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Combined MPG22
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
mechanical center differentialyes
Center limited slip differentialyes
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG22
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/26 mpg
Fuel tank capacity16.9 gal.
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Range in miles (cty/hwy)338.0/439.4 mi.
Engine
Engine
Base engine size2.5 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (sohc)
CylindersFlat 4
Horsepower170 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque170 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Turning circle34.4 ft.
Valve timingVariable
Valves16
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
auto delay off headlampsyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyes
engine immobilizeryes
front and rear head airbagsyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
stability controlyes
tire pressure monitoringyes
traction controlyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Emergency braking assistyes
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 / solid rear disc brakesyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
4 total speakersyes
auxiliary audio inputyes
radio data systemyes
speed sensitive volume controlyes
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
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyes
cargo area lightyes
front and rear reading lightsyes
interior air filtrationyes
simulated alloy trim on center consoleyes
simulated alloy trim on dashyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
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
trip computeryes
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
Front head room40.0 in.
Front leg room43.1 in.
Front shoulder room56.1 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
folding with storage center armrestyes
reclining rear seatsyes
Rear head room37.7 in.
Rear leg room38.0 in.
Rear shoulder room55.6 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place30.8 cu.ft.
Curb weight3340 lbs.
Front track60.2 in.
Ground clearance8.7 in.
Height66.9 in.
Length179.5 in.
Maximum cargo capacity63.0 cu.ft.
Maximum towing capacity2400 lbs.
Overall Width without Mirrors70.1 in.
Rear track60.2 in.
Wheel base103.0 in.
Colors
Colors
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
Interior Colors
  • Platinum, leather
  • Platinum, cloth
  • Off Black, leather
  • Off Black, cloth
  • Gray
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
alloy wheelsyes
inside mounted spare tireyes
temporary spare tireyes
17 x 7 in. wheelsyes
225/55R17 95H tiresyes
All season tiresyes
Steel spare wheelyes
Suspension
Suspension
MacPherson strut front suspensionyes
double wishbone rear suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.