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1999 Forester s Sport Utility Specs

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1999 Forester s Sport Utility Specs

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2,457 cc 2.5 liters horizontal 4 front longitudinal engine with 99.5 mm bore, 79 mm stroke, 9.7 compression ratio, light alloy block, light alloy head, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 21 and country/highway (mpg): 26
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 26 and EPA city (mpg): 21
Multi-point injection full management control system fuel system
15.9 gallon fuel tank
Power: 123 kW , 165 HP @ 5,600 rpm; 166 ft lb , 225 Nm @ 4,000 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
4.44:1 axle ratio
Center differential lock
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Limited slip differential
Fullsize steel rim internal spare wheel
Strut front and rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Black/grey body side molding
Black front and rear bumpers
Coefficient of drag:
Driver and passenger power heated black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 175.2, overall width (inches): 68.3, overall height (inches): 65, ground clearance (inches): 7.5, wheelbase (inches): 99.4, front track (inches): 58.1, rear track (inches): 57.1 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 34.7
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Front fog lights
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Two-tone metallic paint , two-tone gloss paint , two-tone black paint , two-tone pearl paint
Fixed rear window with defogger and constant
Removable roof rails
Tinted glass on cabin, rear and side
Trailer towing preparation
Underbody protection for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,175, curb weight (lbs) 3,190, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 2,000, front axle weight (lbs) 2,000, rear axle weight (lbs) 2,120 and max payload (lbs) 990
Windshield wipers with fixed intermittent wipe
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Air conditioning
Element antenna
Front ashtray
Clarion stereo audio system with AM/FM, cassette and search/repeat
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (cu ft): 33.2 and all seats removed (cu ft): 64.6
Rear lift gate cargo doors
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Full dashboard console , full floor console with covered storage box , partial overhead console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats and rear seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Carpet floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket reclining heated driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and tilt adjustment , bucket reclining heated passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Lockable glove compartment
Headlight control with auto off with ignition
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats and rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.6, rear headroom (inches): 39.6, front hip room (inches): 51.4, rear hip room (inches): 50.9, front leg room (inches): 43, rear leg room (inches): 33.4, front shoulder room (inches): 53.5 and rear shoulder room (inches): 53.6
Low fuel level warning
Internal button power locks
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap static rear seat belts on center side
Three asymmetrical bench front facing reclining rear seats
Rear view mirror
Seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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