Used 2012 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 MPG232323
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
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic4-speed shiftable automatic4-speed shiftable automatic
mechanical center differentialyesyesyes

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)21/27 mpg21/27 mpg21/27 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)354.9/456.3 mi.354.9/456.3 mi.354.9/456.3 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.9 gal.16.9 gal.16.9 gal.
Combined MPG232323
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded

Engine

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Torque174 ft-lbs. @ 4100 rpm174 ft-lbs. @ 4100 rpm174 ft-lbs. @ 4100 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L2.5 L2.5 L
Horsepower170 hp @ 5800 rpm170 hp @ 5800 rpm170 hp @ 5800 rpm
Turning circle34.4 ft.34.4 ft.34.4 ft.
Valves161616
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersflat 4flat 4flat 4

Safety

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electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsnoyesno

Packages

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Popular Package #1yesnoyes
Rugged Package #1yesyesyes
Audio Media Package #1yesnoyes
Illumination Package #1yesnoyes
Illumination Package #2yesnoyes
All-Weather Package + TomTom Navigation Systemyesnoyes
Popular Package #3yesnoyes
Popular Package #2yesnoyes
All-Weather Packageyesnoyes
Navigation Systemnoyesno

In-Car Entertainment

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AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
USB connectionyesyesyes
mast antennayesyesyes
4 total speakersyesnoyes
radio data systemyesyesyes
6 total speakersnoyesno

Comfort & Convenience

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Air conditioningyesnoyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
overhead console with storageyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
cargo area lightyesyesyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
front reading lightsyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on center consoleyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on dashyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on doorsyesyesyes
leather steering wheelnoyesno
Climate controlnoyesno
leather and simulated alloy trim on shift knobnoyesno

Power Feature

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

Interior Options

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Cargo Net Seat Backyesyesyes
Interior Illumination Kit - Redyesyesyes
STi Shift Knob AT Leather and Aluminumyesyesyes
Luggage Compartment Coveryesyesyes
Subwoofer Kityesyesyes
Cargo Net Rearyesyesyes
iPod - Phone Console Tray Blackyesyesyes
Interior Illumination Kit - Blueyesyesyes
Dog Guard/Compartment Separatoryesyesyes
Auto-Dim Mirror Compassyesyesyes
Sirius Satellite Radio - For Factory Roof Antennayesyesyes
Tweeter Kityesnoyes
Auto-Dim Mirror w/Compass and Homelinkyesyesyes
Floor Mats, All Weatheryesyesyes
110 Power Outlet Kit - Black Interioryesyesyes
Cargo Tray Blackyesnoyes
Cargo Net Sideyesyesyes
iPod - Phone Console Tray Platinumyesyesyes
STi Metal Pedal Kit - A/Tyesyesyes
110 Power Outlet Kit - Platinum Interioryesyesyes
Base Modelyesyesyes

Instrumentation

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low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

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Front head room40.0 in.40.0 in.40.0 in.
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room56.1 in.56.1 in.56.1 in.
8 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
Front leg room43.1 in.43.1 in.43.1 in.
Front hip room52.9 in.52.9 in.52.9 in.
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
clothyesnoyes
multi-level heating driver seatnoyesno
leathernoyesno
multi-level heating passenger seatnoyesno

Rear Seats

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Rear head room37.7 in.37.7 in.37.7 in.
Rear hip Room52.7 in.52.7 in.52.7 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
reclining rear seatsyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes

Exterior Options

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Spoiler Satin White Pearlyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Obsidian Black Pearlyesyesyes
Hood Protector Kityesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Satin White Pearlyesyesyes
Puddle Light Kityesyesyes
Reverse Assist Sensorsyesyesyes
Spoiler Obsidian Black Pearlyesyesyes
Spoiler Sky Blueyesyesyes
Wheel Lock Kit (Alloy Wheels)yesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Ice Silver Metallicyesyesyes
Aero Cross Barsyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Satin White Pearlyesyesyes
Spoiler Sage Green Metallicyesyesyes
Trailer Hitch - US and Canadayesyesyes
Spoiler Dark Gray Metallicyesyesyes
Bumper Underguard Frontyesyesyes
Spoiler Ice Silver Metallicyesyesyes
Splash Guard Kityesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Sage Green Metallicyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Camellia Red Pearlyesyesyes
Spoiler Camellia Red Pearlyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Marine Blue Pearlyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Ice Silver Metallicyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Sky Blueyesyesyes
Back-Up Camerayesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Sage Green Metallicyesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Camellia Red Pearlyesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Obsidian Black Pearlyesyesyes
Body Side Molding Kit - Dark Gray Metallicyesyesyes
Wheel Arch Molding Kityesyesyes
Spoiler Marine Blue Pearlyesyesyes
Moonroof Air Deflectoryesyesyes
Rear Bumper Coveryesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Marine Blue Pearlyesyesyes
Fog Lamp Kityesnoyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Sky Blueyesyesyes
Tail Pipe Cover - Dual Exhaustyesnoyes
Bumper Underguard Rearyesyesyes
Sport Mesh Grille Kit - Dark Gray Metallicyesyesyes

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.
Curb weight3340 lbs.3360 lbs.3340 lbs.
Gross weight4480 lbs.no4480 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place30.8 cu.ft.30.8 cu.ft.30.8 cu.ft.
Angle of approach24.8 degrees24.8 degrees24.8 degrees
Maximum payload1140 lbs.no1140 lbs.
Angle of departure24.8 degrees24.8 degrees24.8 degrees
Length179.5 in.179.5 in.179.5 in.
Maximum towing capacity2400 lbs.2400 lbs.2400 lbs.
Ground clearance8.7 in.8.7 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
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Sky Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Camellia Red Pearl
  • Marine Blue Pearl
  • Satin White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Sky Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Camellia Red Pearl
  • Marine Blue Pearl
  • Satin White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Sky Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Camellia Red Pearl
  • Marine Blue Pearl
  • Satin White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Black, cloth
  • Platinum, cloth
  • Gray
  • Gray
  • Platinum, leather
  • Black, leather
  • Gray
  • Gray
  • Black, cloth
  • Platinum, cloth
  • Gray
  • Gray

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
225/55R17 95H tiresyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

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

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