2006 Subaru Forester 2.5 X specs & colors

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Medium Gray



EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90

Engine Type Gas Flat 4-Cyl
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 173 @ 6000
Displacement 2.5L/150

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
Cruising Range - City 349.80 mi
Cruising Range - Hwy 461.10 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5

Suspension Type - Front HD Raised
Suspension Type - Rear HD Raised
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.6 x 0.94 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 37.4 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion

Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P215/60HR16
Front Tire Size P215/60HR16

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2400 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2400 lbs

Base Curb Weight 3090 lbs

Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.1 in
Height, Overall 65.0 in
Passenger Volume 93.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 29.6 ft³
Second Leg Room 33.7 in
Front Leg Room 43.6 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Track Width, Rear 58.5 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Rear Door Opening Height 32.8 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 62.7 ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 67.6 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Front Hip Room 51.6 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Track Width, Front 58.9 in
Second Hip Room 51.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 53.5 in
Length, Overall 176.6 in
Wheelbase 99.4 in
Front Head Room 39.8 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Liftover Height 27.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 8.1 in
Second Shoulder Room 53.6 in
Rear Door Opening Width 38.4 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 37.0 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 33.7 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 37.8 in
Second Head Room 39.8 in

Silver metallic interior accents Standard
60/40 split fold down rear bench seat w/head restraints on all seating positions Standard
Carpeted floor mats Standard
LATCH rear child safety seat anchors Standard
Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Electronic throttle control (ETC) Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
I-Active valve lift system Standard
Pwr windows-inc: driver-side one-touch down, illuminated switches Standard
(2) cargo area utility bars Standard
Cloth seat trim Standard
Driver seat height/tilt/lumbar adjusters Standard
Dual-stage front airbags (SRS) Standard
(4) cargo area tie-downs Standard
16" x 6.5" styled steel wheels Standard
Tricot cloth visors w/dual covered vanity mirrors Standard
Air filtration system Standard
Black pwr mirrors Standard
Remote keyless entry w/audible confirmation Standard
Automatic-off halogen headlamps Standard
3-point rear seatbelts w/height-adjustable outboard anchors Standard
AM/FM/weatherband stereo w/CD player-inc: (4) speakers Standard
Dual cargo area storage pockets Standard
Digital clock Standard
Body color body-side cladding & bumpers Standard
Air conditioning Standard
2.5L SOHC SMPI 16-valve 4-cyl boxer engine Standard
Temporary spare tire Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Aluminum-alloy hood Standard
3-point height-adjustable front seatbelts w/pretensioners & force limiters Standard
Front passenger seatback pocket Standard
Collapsible pedal system Standard
Front pwr disc brakes, rear pwr drum brakes Standard
Instrumentation-inc: tachometer, digital dual-mode trip odometer, ambient temp gauge Standard
Pwr door locks-inc: illuminated switches Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Rear 12-volt pwr outlet Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
(2) cargo area grocery bag hooks Standard
Multi-reflector fog lights Standard
Security system Standard
Speed-sensitive variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
P215/60R16 mud & snow tires Standard
Roof rack w/crossbars Standard
Cargo area cover Standard
(2) rear retractable cup holders Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS) Standard
Front bucket seats w/height-adjustable active head restraints Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
HD raised independent front/rear suspension Standard
15.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Dual center armrests Standard
(4) cargo area utility hooks Standard
Rear window wiper/washer w/de-icer Standard
Multi-functional center console box-inc: sliding armrest, auxiliary pwr outlet, dual cup holders Standard
Cruise control Standard
All-wheel drive Standard
Overhead console-inc: dual map lights, storage Standard
City 22/hwy 29 (2.5L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD & "Hill Holder" system Standard
Dome light w/delay feature Standard

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