Safety Features

See the list of 2003 Subaru Forester safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

X 4dr 2.5 X Manual

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

X 4dr 2.5 X Auto

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

XS 4dr 2.5 XS Manual

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

XS 4dr 2.5 XS Auto

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

XS 4dr 2.5 XS Manual w/Premium Pkg

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

XS 4dr 2.5 XS Auto w/Premium Pkg

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

XS 4dr 2.5 XS Auto w/Prem Pkg & Lthr

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver airbag (SRS)
  • Dual-stage front passenger airbag (SRS)
  • Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
  • 3-point seatbelts on all seating positions
  • Height adjustable shoulder belts on all outboard seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • (3) rear child safety seat anchors
  • Active front seat head restraints
  • Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column
  • Front/rear 5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights