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2006 Subaru Forester

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Specs

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2.5 X 4dr 2.5 X Manual

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 0.94
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.4
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 37.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 62.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.7
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 37.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 67.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3

Electrical

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

Engine

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

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 176.6
Wheelbase (in) 99.4
Track Width, Front (in) 58.9
Liftover Height (in) 27.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 38.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 32.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5
Height, Overall (in) 65.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.5
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.8
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6
Front Leg Room (in) 43.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.8

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22

Steering

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

Summary

Vehicle Name Subaru Forester
Body Style 4 Door
Vehicle Name Subaru Forester

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms
Suspension Type - Front HD Raised
Suspension Type - Rear HD Raised
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.67

Tires

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

Trailering

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

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11
Clutch Size (in) 8.86
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3090

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5