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1999 Subaru Forester Base

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Seats 5
Door Count
Engine 165-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Combined MPG 24
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi


Exterior (11)
Acadia Green
Acadia Green/Slate
Aspen White
Aspen White/Gray
Aspen White/Slate
Black Diamond Pearl
Interior (2)


Engine 165-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Engine 2.5L H-4 SOHC 165hp
Engine torque 166 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM
5 speed manual transmission S
Permanently locked hubs S
Engine horsepower 165-hp @ 5,600RPM
Engine bore x stroke 3.92" x 3.11"
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Fuel tank capacity 16 gal.
Manual transmission 5 speed
4 wheel drive S
# of valves 16
Fuel economy city 21 mpg
Engine liters 2.5
Cylinder configuration H-4
Overdrive S
Axle ratio 4.44
Fuel economy highway 27 mpg
Full size spare tire S
Front disc/rear drum brakes S
Rear child safety locks S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Dual front impact airbags S
Wheelbase 99.4"
Front legroom 43.0"
Cruising RPM 1
Front headroom 40.6"
Maximum interior cargo volume 64.6 cu.ft.
Front hiproom 51.4"
Rear hiproom 50.9"
Engine horsepower 165hp @ 5,600RPM
Engine bore x stroke 99.6mm x 79.0mm (3.92" x 3.11")
Passenger volume 96.8 cu.ft.
Interior cargo volume 33.2 cu.ft.
Front tread 58.1"
Front shoulder room 53.5"
Rear headroom 39.6"
Engine torque 166 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM
Exterior body width 68.3"
Towing capacity 907kg (2,000lbs)
Turning radius 17.7'
Max trailer weight 2,000 lbs.
Rear shoulder room 53.6"
Rear legroom 33.4"
Curb weight 3,058 lbs.
Engine displacement 150 cu.in.
Exterior length 175.2"
Exterior height 62.8"
Rear tread 57.1"
Interior cargo volume seats folded 64.6 cu.ft.
Alloy wheels O
Rack and pinion steering S
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 205/70SR15.0
Speed-sensing steering S
Rear tires 205/70SR15.0
Power steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Bodyside cladding S
Two-tone paint S
Number of doors 4
Chrome tip exhaust O
Front mud flaps O
Body-colored bumpers S
Grille black
Skid plates O
Roof rack S
Rear step bumper O
Rear cargo liftgate
Manual folding door mirrors S
Rocker panel extensions S
Trailer hitch O
Rear mud flaps O
Underseat ducts S
Front cupholder S
Driver's footrest S
Passenger door bin S
Driver door bin S
12V DC power outlet 2
Power windows S
Overhead console S
Locking glove box S
Cruise control O
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Overhead console storage S
Air filter O
Covered floor storage S
Sunroof sunshade O
Day-night rearview mirror S
Rear cupholder S
Illuminated glove box S
Full floor console S
Tilt steering wheel S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Power windows S
12V DC power outlet 2
Overhead console S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Rear cupholders S
Cruise control O
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Manual sunshade O
Air filter O
Power rear windows S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Front cupholders S
Illuminated glove box S
Full floor console S
Tilt steering wheel S
Passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Max seating capacity 5
Concealed cargo storage S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Full headliner S
Cloth door panel trim S
Cloth upholstery S
Number of driver seat adjustments 6
Floor mats O
Split folding rear seat S
Driver lumbar support S
Rear bench seat S
Reclining driver seat S
Carpeted cargo space S
Reclining rear seat S
Reclining passenger seat S
Cargo space floor carpet
Cargo cover O
Cargo tie downs S
Front bucket seats S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Driver fore/aft adjustment S
Number of passenger seat adjustments 4
Leather shift knob O
Full carpet floor covering S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
4 premium speakers O
AM/FM radio S
In-dash CD changer O
Radio S
Speakers 4
Multi-disc CD changer O
4 speakers S
Seek-scan S
Cassette S
6-disc CD changer O
6 speakers O
Premium speakers O
CD player O
Battery warning S
Low fuel warning S
Center high mounted stop light S
Front reading lights S
Front fog lights S
Water temp gauge S
Key warning S
Door ajar warning S
Tinted windows S
Rear window wiper S
Trip odometer S
Trunk/liftgate ajar warning S
Aero-composite headlamps S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Oil pressure warning S
Auto off headlights S
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 60/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Major components warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000

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