Subaru
Forester
2004
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2004 Subaru Forester Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2004 Subaru Forester specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2004 Subaru Forester warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
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2004 Subaru Forester
Lease
$0 / month
Finance
$0 / month
Vehicle Price
A typical negotiated price before taxes & fees.
Incentives
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Available Money Factor of 0.00167 for 36 month lease
Incentives
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Down Payment
Trade-In Value
Money Factor
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Interest Rate
Sales Tax
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MSRP *
$21,020
Invoice *
$19,209
Engine
2.5L H-4 165 HP 166.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
21.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
28.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
2.5L H-4 165 HP 166.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
75 amp
Battery
356 amp / 520 amp
Axle Ratio
4.11 / 4.44
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
15.9 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel / stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Drive Type
full-time all wheel
Locking Hub Control
permanent
Ride
heavy duty
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent strut
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " silver styled steel / 16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P215/60HR16.0OWL M+S
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
sport
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
60-40 bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Seat Trim
cloth/vinyl
Door Trim
cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear / rubber front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look / carbon fibre
Dashboard Trim
leather
Roof Features
roof rack
Rearview Mirror
day-night / auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin
Dashboard Storage
dashboard storage
Seatback Storage
1
Refrigerated Box
trunk/cargo area
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic
Cargo Cover
roll-up
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan / clock
CD
in-dash mounted single / in-dash mounted 6-disc
Speakers
4 / 4 performance / 6 / 5
Amplifier
amplifier
Antenna
window grid
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
3
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Volt Gauge
voltmeter gauge
Clock
in-dash
Compass
compass
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
power
1-Touch Open Window
driver
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval
Rear Heated Wipers
wiper park
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted
Head Protection
driver and passenger
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
64.1 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
175.2 "
Exterior Width
68.3 "
Exterior Height
65.0 "
Wheelbase
99 "
Front Tread
59 "
Rear Tread
59 "
Turning Radius
17.4 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
4,150 lbs.
Curb Weight
3,090 lbs. / 3,135 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
2,400 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.36
Front Legroom
43.6 "
Rear Legroom
33.7 "
Front Headroom
39.8 "
Rear Headroom
39.8 "
Front Hiproom
51.6 "
Rear Hiproom
51.6 "
Front Shoulder Room
53.5 "
Rear Shoulder Room
53.6 "
Passenger Volume
93 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
32.0 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
64.1 cu.ft.
Mud Flaps
front and rear
Rear Spoiler
wing
Skid Plates
1
Bumpers
black / front black
Rear Bumper
black
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Bodyside Moldings
colored
Bodyside Cladding
black
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions
Grille Moldings
chrome
Paint
clearcoat monotone / clearcoat monotone with stripe
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote
Trailering
class II
Trailering Hitch
trailering hitch
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2004 Subaru Forester safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.5X 4dr All-wheel Drive
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.5XS 4dr All-wheel Drive
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT

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