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2012.html Subaru Forester
Select a Different Model (8 Available): 2.5X (Auto)
Fair Market Price $ 10137
MPG (EPA) 21 CTY /27 HWY
Cargo (Std/Max) 63 cu.ft.
Seating (Std/Max) 5/5
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2012.html SUBARU FORESTER SPECIFICATIONS
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Engine Name
Engine: 4-Cyl, 2.5 Liter
Transmission Name
Transmission, 4 Speed Automatic w/SportShift
Trim
2.5X (Auto)
Class
Compact Crossover/Wagon
Horsepower
170@5800
Standard MPG
21/27
Body Style
SUV/Crossover
Drivetrain
AWD
Fuel Type
Unleaded Regular
Seating Capacity
5/5
Package Invoice Retail

Wheel Pkg, Alloy

INCLUDES: [H9A] Alloy Wheels; Roof Rails
$348 $400

Popular Pkg 1

INCLUDES: [P9A] Mud Guards; [K9B] Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass Mirror K9B; [M9E] Cargo Tray; [P9J] Rear Bumper Cover; Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass Mirror
$306 $475

Popular Pkg 3

INCLUDES: [P9A] Mud Guards; [O9A] Cargo Cover; [M9E] Cargo Tray; [P9J] Rear Bumper Cover; All Weather F&R Floor Mats
$333 $525

Rugged Pkg 2

INCLUDES: [P9A] Mud Guards; [U9A] Roof Rail Crossbars; [M9E] Cargo Tray; [P9J] Rear Bumper Cover; [O9A] Cargo Cover; Roof Rail Crossbars
$336 $557

Illumination Pkg 1

INCLUDES: [Q9B] Fog Light Kit; [N9A] Interior Illumination Lighting N9A; [Q9A] Puddle Lights; Interior Illumination Kit
$428 $659

Illumination Pkg 2

INCLUDES: [Q9B] Fog Light Kit; [N9B] Interior Illumination Lighting N9B; [Q9A] Puddle Lights; Interior Illumination Kit
$428 $659

Popular Pkg 2

INCLUDES: [P9A] Mud Guards; [M9E] Cargo Tray; [K9D] Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass Mirror K9D; [P9J] Rear Bumper Cover; Garage Door Opener; Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass Mirror
$367 $568

Audio Media Pkg 2

INCLUDES: [EBA] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBA; [D9A] Tweeter Kit Radio Equipment; [EBC] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBC; Media Hub; Tweeter Hub
$304 $467

Engine: 4-Cyl, 2.5 Liter

Std Std

Engine: 4-Cyl, PZEV, 2.5 Liter

$300 $308

Transmission, 4 Speed Automatic w/SportShift

Std Std

Blue, Sky Metallic

N/C N/C

Blue, Marine Pearl

N/C N/C

Gray, Dark Metallic

N/C N/C

Green, Sage Metallic

N/C N/C

Red, Camellia Pearl

N/C N/C

Black, Obsidian Pearl

N/C N/C

White, Satin Pearl

N/C N/C

Brakes, Power F&R Disc

Std Std

Braking System, F&R Anti-Lock

Std Std

Cup Holders, F&R

Std Std

Door Locks, Power

Std Std

Engine Start, Remote Control

$332 $443

Entry System, Keyless Remote Control

Std Std

Garage Door Opener

CONTAINED IN: [K9D] Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass Mirror K9D; [FYD] Popular Pkg 2
Pkg Pkg

Air Conditioning, Manual

Std Std

Air Filtration System

Std Std

Bluetooth Wireless Connectivity

$362 $483

Cargo Cover

CONTAINED IN: [FYK] Popular Pkg 3; [FYF] Rugged Pkg 2
$108 $166

Cargo Net, Rear

$31 $48

Cargo Nets, (2) Side

$52 $80

Cargo Tray

CONTAINED IN: [FYK] Popular Pkg 3; [FYC] Popular Pkg 1; [FYD] Popular Pkg 2; [FYF] Rugged Pkg 2
$46 $75

Clock, Digital (Stand Alone)

Std Std

Speed Control

Std Std

Steering Wheel, Tilt

Std Std

Tweeter Hub

CONTAINED IN: [FYJ] Audio Media Pkg 2
Pkg Pkg

Windows, Power

Std Std

Headlamp Control, Automatic-Off

Std Std

Media Hub

CONTAINED IN: [FYJ] Audio Media Pkg 2
Pkg Pkg

Power Outlets, (3)

Std Std

Mirrors, Dual Visor Vanity

Std Std

Power Outlet, 110V NBE

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [EBA] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBA; [NBF] 110V Power Outlet NBF; [EBC] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBC
$217 $334

Power Outlet, 110V NBF

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [NBE] 110V Power Outlet NBE; [EBA] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBA; [EBC] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBC
$217 $334

Alternator, 90-Amp

Std Std

Axle Ratio, 4.44

Std Std

Brake Assist

Std Std

Fuel Tank, 16.9 Gal Cap

Std Std

Tachometer

Std Std

Traction Control

Std Std

Drivetrain, AWD

Std Std

Roof Rail Crossbars, Aero

$117 $195

Mud Guards

CONTAINED IN: [FYC] Popular Pkg 1; [FYK] Popular Pkg 3; [FYD] Popular Pkg 2; [FYF] Rugged Pkg 2
$88 $135

Roof Rail Crossbars

CONTAINED IN: [FYF] Rugged Pkg 2
$150 $267

Roof Rails

CONTAINED IN: [21] Alloy Wheel Pkg
Pkg Pkg

Spoiler, Rear

$276 $368

Tail Pipe Covers, (2)

$65 $100

Moldings, Wheel Lip

$340 $453

Bumper Cover, Rear

CONTAINED IN: [FYD] Popular Pkg 2; [FYF] Rugged Pkg 2; [FYC] Popular Pkg 1; [FYK] Popular Pkg 3
$52 $80

Bumper Underguard, Front

$214 $329

Bumper Underguard, Rear

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [P9M] Rear Parking Sensors
$169 $260

Crossbars, Roof Rail

CONTAINED IN: [FYF] Rugged Pkg 2
Pkg Pkg

Grille, Sport

$204 $314

Hood Protector

$51 $94

Moldings, Body Side

$156 $240

Console Tray, iPod/Phone K9F

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [K9E] iPod/Phone Console Tray K9E
$6 $9

Consoles, Center w/Storage & Overhead w/Storage

Std Std

Floor Mats, All Weather

$39 $69

Floor Mats, All Weather F&R

CONTAINED IN: [FYK] Popular Pkg 3
Pkg Pkg

Floor Mats, Carpeted

Std Std

Pedals, STI Metal

$106 $163

Shift Knob, Aluminum & Leather-Wrapped

$124 $191

Storage Bin, Under Floor

Std Std

Tray, Retractable Rear

Std Std

Cargo Net, Seatback Rear

$31 $48

Cargo Partition

$244 $325

Console Tray, iPod/Phone K9E

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [K9F] iPod/Phone Console Tray K9F
$6 $9

Lighting, Interior Illumination N9B

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [N9A] Interior Illumination Lighting N9A CONTAINED IN: [FYH] Illumination Pkg 2
$57 $88

Lights, Reading

CONTAINED IN: Lights
Std Std

Interior Illumination Kit

CONTAINED IN: [FYG] Illumination Pkg 1; [FYH] Illumination Pkg 2
Pkg Pkg

Lighting, Interior Illumination N9A

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [N9B] Interior Illumination Lighting N9B CONTAINED IN: [FYG] Illumination Pkg 1
$57 $88

Lighting, Misc. Vehicle

INCLUDES: Daytime Running Lights; Reading Lights
Std Std

Lights, Puddle

CONTAINED IN: [FYH] Illumination Pkg 2; [FYG] Illumination Pkg 1
$128 $197

Mirror, Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass K9D

INCLUDES: Garage Door Opener CONTAINED IN: [FYD] Popular Pkg 2
$181 $278

Mirrors, Dual Power w/Manual Fold

Std Std

Mirror, Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass

CONTAINED IN: [FYD] Popular Pkg 2; [FYC] Popular Pkg 1
Pkg Pkg

Mirror, Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass K9B

CONTAINED IN: [FYC] Popular Pkg 1
$120 $185

Alarm System

Std Std

Engine Immobilizer

Std Std

Security System Shock Sensor

$73 $112

Defroster, Rear Window

Std Std

Fog Light Kit

CONTAINED IN: [FYG] Illumination Pkg 1; [FYH] Illumination Pkg 2
$243 $374

Lights, Daytime Running

CONTAINED IN: Lights
Std Std

Parking Sensors, Rear

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [P9E] Rear Bumper Underguard
$272 $363

Restraint System, Dual Front, F&R Head Curtain & Front Side Impact Air Bag

Std Std

Tire Pressure Monitor

Std Std

Vehicle Dynamic Control

Std Std

W/S Wipers, Variable Intermittent

Std Std

Wiper/Washer, Rear Window

Std Std

Seat, Split Folding Rear

Std Std

Seats, Cloth Bucket

Std Std

Radio Equipment, Tweeter Kit

CONTAINED IN: [FYJ] Audio Media Pkg 2
$71 $109

Radio Equipment, XM Feature

$324 $432

Radio, AM/FM Stereo w/CD & MP3

Std Std

Radio Equipment, Auxiliary Input

Std Std

Radio Equipment, Media Hub EBA

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [NBE] 110V Power Outlet NBE; [NBF] 110V Power Outlet NBF; [EBC] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBC CONTAINED IN: [FYJ] Audio Media Pkg 2
$233 $358

Radio Equipment, Media Hub EBC

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [EBA] Media Hub Radio Equipment EBA; [NBF] 110V Power Outlet NBF; [NBE] 110V Power Outlet NBE CONTAINED IN: [FYJ] Audio Media Pkg 2
$301 $401

Radio Equipment, Sirius Feature

$324 $432

Steering, Variable Assist Power

Std Std

Stabilizer Bar, Front

Std Std

Suspension, HD Raised

Std Std

Tires, P215/65HR16

Std Std

Wheel Covers

Std Std

Wheel Locks H8B

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [MSV] Wheel Locks MSV
$33 $51

Wheel Locks MSV

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [H8B] Wheel Locks H8B; [H9A] Alloy Wheels
$33 $51

Wheels, Alloy

NOT AVAILABLE WITH: [MSV] Wheel Locks MSV CONTAINED IN: [21] Alloy Wheel Pkg
$575 $767

Wheels, Steel

Std Std
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Corrosion Warranty Miles
unlimited
Maintenance Warranty Months
none
Corrosion Warranty Months
60
Powertrain Warranty Miles
60000
Full Warranty Miles
36000
Powertrain Warranty Months
60
Full Warranty Months
36
Roadside Assistance Miles
36000
Maintenance Warranty Miles
none
Roadside Assistance Months
36
IIHS Best Pick
1
NHTSA Rating Front Driver
4
IIHS Front Moderate Overlap
Good
NHTSA Rating Front Passenger
5
IIHS Front Small Overlap
N/R
NHTSA Rating Front Side
5
IIHS Overall Side Crash
Good
NHTSA Rating Overall
4
IIHS Rear Crash
Good
NHTSA Rating Rear Side
4
IIHS Roof Strength
Good
NHTSA Rating Rollover
4