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2001 Forester L Sport Utility Specs

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2001 Forester L Sport Utility Specs

Section Opened 2001 Forester L Sport Utility Performance Hide
2,457 cc 2.5 liters horizontal 4 front engine with 99.5 mm bore, 79 mm stroke, 9.7 compression ratio, overhead valve and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 22 and country/highway (mpg): 27
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 27 and EPA city (mpg): 22
Multi-point injection fuel system
15.9 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 123 kW , 165 HP SAE @ 5,600 rpm; 166 ft lb , 225 Nm @ 4,000 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
4.44:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim internal spare wheel
Strut front and rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body side molding
Black front and rear bumpers
Day time running lights
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 175.6, 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): 57.7 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 34.7
Front fog lights
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Two-tone metallic paint , two-tone black paint , two-tone pearl paint
Fixed rear window with defogger and constant
Roof rails
Tinted glass on cabin
Trailer towing preparation
Underbody protection for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,120, curb weight (lbs) 3,195, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 2,000 and max payload (lbs) 990
Windshield wipers with fixed intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: cargo
Air conditioning
Element antenna
Front ashtray
Manufacturer's own audio system with AM/FM and cassette
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 66.1, front width (inches): 48.2, width between arches (inches): 36.9 and height (inches): 34.4
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 63.1 and all seats in place (cu ft): 32
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Full dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with open storage box , partial overhead console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats and rear seats cup holders pop out
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
External temperature
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and tilt adjustment , bucket passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Lockable glove compartment
Headlight control
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.2, 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, rear shoulder room (inches): 53.6 and interior volume (cu ft): 94.3
Low fuel level warning
Internal button power locks includes trunk/hatch
Vehicle speed proportional power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front reading lights
Height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on center side
Three asymmetrical bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Ventilation system with recirculation setting
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