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Zip Code: 20146
2009 Subaru Forester
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CarsDirect Price
N/A $26,214
Fuel Economy City
19.0 mpg 23.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
24.0 mpg 30.0 mpg
Star Rating
N/A
Transmission
4-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD 6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 48/50,000
Seating Capacity
5 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
premium AM/FM, seek-scan IntelliLink SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver front and rear
AC power outlet
N/A AC power outlet
Air Filter
air filter air filter
Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage cargo concealed storage
Cargo Cover
N/A rigid
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs cargo tie downs
Climate Control
automatic air conditioning automatic air conditioning
Clock
in-dash N/A
Compass
N/A compass
Dome Light
fade fade
Door Bins
dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest
Emergency SOS
N/A OnStar Directions & Connections
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full
Front Air Conditioning
N/A dual zone front
Front Windows
power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Glove Box
locking glove box
Heated Front Wipers
wiper park N/A
Instrument Display
analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin covered bin
Internet Access
N/A IntelliLink internet access
Overhead Console
mini with storage N/A
Power Outlets
3 1
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
power N/A
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls radio steering wheel controls
Reading Lights
front front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins N/A
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
power power
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval fixed interval
Rearview Mirror
day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical N/A
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
N/A retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
2 1
Speakers
6 performance 6
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/metal-look leather
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip N/A
Sunroof
express open/close N/A
Systems Monitor
N/A systems monitor
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
deep deep
Trip Computer
trip computer trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic plastic
Underseat Tray
N/A front
Vanity Mirrors
N/A dual illuminated
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Seating Capacity
5 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
leather cloth/leatherette
Rear Seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Front Armrests
center driver
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
(8-way power) 8-way (6-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Rear Armrests
center center
Door Trim
leatherette N/A
Headliner
full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look simulated wood
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/metal-look metal-look
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Engine
2.5L H-4 224 HP 1.4L I-4 138 HP 148 ft.lbs. @ 1,850 rpm
Transmission
4-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD 6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
Fuel Tank
16.9 gal. 14.0 gal.
Range
359 miles 366 miles
Drive Type
full-time all wheel automatic full-time all wheel
Alternator
110 amp 130 amp
Axle Ratio
4.11 3.53
Battery
520 amp with run down protection 485 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with polished tailpipe finish
Locking Hub Control
permanent permanent
Traction Control
ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
electronic stability StabiliTrak
Wheels
17.0 " machined aluminum 18.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
strut strut
Rear Suspension
double wishbone semi-independent torsion beam beam
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar N/A
Rear Springs
coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion
Vented Disc Brakes
front front
Front Tires
P225/55HR17.0BSW AS P215/55HR18.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
N/A 48.4 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
70.1 " 69.9 "
Front Headroom
40.0 " 39.6 "
Rear Legroom
38.0 " 35.7 "
Curb Weight
3,440 lbs. 3,309 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.38 N/A
Exterior Height
66.9 " 65.2 "
Exterior Length
179.5 " 168.4 "
Front Hiproom
52.9 " 51.7 "
Front Legroom
43.1 " 40.8 "
Front Shoulder Room
56.1 " 54.1 "
Front Tread
60 " 61 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
4,525 lbs. 4,374 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
N/A 18.8 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
N/A 48.4 cu.ft.
Payload
900 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
37.7 " 38.8 "
Rear Hiproom
52.7 " 50.1 "
Rear Shoulder Room
55.6 " 52.5 "
Rear Tread
60 " 61 "
Turning Radius
N/A 18.3 '
Wheelbase
103 " 101 "
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Rear Spoiler
lip lip
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored with metal-look insert
Grille Moldings
colored w/chrome surround chrome
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote heated convex spotter
Bodyside Cladding
N/A colored
Wheel Well
N/A colored
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights daytime running lights
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
security system security system
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver
Passenger
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted seat mounted
Ignition Disable
immobilizer PASS-Key III
Knee Airbag
N/A driver and passenger
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted
Rear Side Airbag
N/A rear side-impact airbag
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams
Tracker System
N/A tracker system
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Accessories Months/Miles
36/36,000 48/50,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 48/50,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 72/unlimited
Maintenance Months/Miles
N/A 24/24,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 72/70,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000 72/70,000
Invoice
$26,409 $26,193
MSRP
$28,195 $28,210
CarsDirect Price
N/A $26,214
Cash Rebates
N/A $1,000
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A $429
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$65 $53