2008 Subaru Forester

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Available in 5 styles:  2008 Subaru Forester 4dr AWD shown
Asking Price Range
$6,447–$16,823
Estimated MPG

19–20 city / 24–27 hwy

Warranty

Roadside Assistance Coverage
36 months/36,000 miles

Basic
36 months/36,000 miles

Powertrain
60 months/60,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation
60 months/unlimited distance

Standard Features & Options


Available options vary by style
Standard Equipment
Available Options
 --  Not Available
5 Styles Available    

Styles2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Starting MSRP$21,195$21,695$26,695$26,995$27,895

Body Exterior2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Turn signal indicator mirrors $1,500 --
Heated door mirrors $1,500 -- --
Power door mirrors
Rear cargo:liftgate
Number of doors:4
Spoiler $353 $353 $353 $353
Skid plates $110 $110 $110 $110 $110
Trailer hitch receiver $299 $299 $299 $299 $299

Convenience Features2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Power front windows
Speed control
Power moonroof $1,500 --
Automatic temperature control $1,500
Air conditioning
Remote keyless entry
Rear beverage holders
Front beverage holders
Garage door transmitter $270 $270 $270 $270
Auto-dimming rearview mirror $183 $183 $183 $183
Tilt steering wheel

Entertainment Features2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
AM/FM radio
CD player
MP3 decoder $1,500
Remote CD player $527 -- -- -- --

Speakers2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
5 $170 -- -- -- --
6 $102 -- -- -- --
4 -- -- --
7 -- --

Lighting, Visibility and Instrumentation2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Low tire pressure warning
Front fog lights -- --
Variably intermittent wipers
Rear window wiper
Rear window defroster
Tachometer
Compass $165 $165 $165 $165
Outside temperature display

Approach angle2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
22.3 deg --
22.4 deg -- -- -- --

Departure angle2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
19.5 deg -- -- -- --
20.7 deg --

Ground clearance (min)2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
201mm (7.9") -- -- -- --
206mm (8.1") --

Ramp breakover angle2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
18.7 deg -- -- -- --
18.9 deg --

Powertrain2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Fuel tank capacity:15.9gal.
Limited slip differential $1,500 -- -- --
Drive type:all-wheel drive
Block heater $30 $30 $30 $30 $30
Variable valve control
Number of valves:16
Cylinder configuration:H-4
Compressor:intercooled turbo -- -- --
Engine liters:2.5

Fuel economy city2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
19mpg -- -- --
20mpg -- --

Fuel economy highway2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
26mpg -- -- -- --
27mpg -- -- --
24mpg -- -- --

Horsepower2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
173hp @ 6,000RPM -- --
224hp @ 5,600RPM -- -- --

Recommended fuel2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Premium unleaded -- -- --
Regular unleaded -- --

Torque2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
226 lb.-ft. @ 3,600RPM -- -- --
166 lb.-ft. @ 4,400RPM -- --

Transmission2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
4 speed automatic $800 $800 $1,000 $1,000
5 speed manual --

Safety and Security2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
ABS brakes
Dual front impact airbags
Dual front side impact airbags
Occupant sensing airbag
Panic alarm
Security system
Electronic stability -- -- -- $1,000 $1,000
Traction control -- -- -- $1,000 $1,000
Immobilizer -- -- --

Seats and Trim2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Split folding rear seat
Leather/wood steering wheel -- -- -- --
Rear seats:bench
Leather steering wheel $1,500 --
Leather shift knob $61
Front center armrest:w/storage
Rear seat center armrest
Max. seating capacity:5
Front seats:bucket
Power driver seat $1,500 -- --
Heated front seats $1,500 --
Leather upholstery -- -- --

Suspension/Handling2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
Power steering
Alloy wheels $1,500
Four wheel independent suspension
Speed-sensing steering

Front tires2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
215/55HR17.0 RBL -- -- --
215/60HR16.0 RBL -- --

Rear tires2.5XSports 2.5X2.5X L.L. Bean EditionSports 2.5XT2.5XT Limited
215/60HR16.0 RBL -- --
215/55HR17.0 RBL -- -- --

5 Styles Available
   

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