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Selected Style 4-Door L Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Features

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual L 21 28 $18,504 $20,295
4-Door Automatic L 22 27 $19,223 $21,095
4-Door Manual S 21 28 $20,776 $22,895
4-Door Automatic S 22 27 $21,495 $23,695
4-Door Manual S w/Premium Pkg 21 28 $21,672 $23,895
4-Door Automatic S w/Premium Pkg 22 27 $22,391 $24,695
2-Door LS
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Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door LS 17 22 $17,348 $19,170
2-Door Xtreme 17 22 $19,217 $21,235
2-Door 4WD LS 15 18 $20,063 $22,170
4-Door LS 16 22 $22,539 $24,905
4-Door LT 16 22 $24,489 $27,060
4-Door TrailBlazer 16 22 $27,263 $30,125
4-Door 4WD LS 15 20 $24,349 $26,905
4-Door 4WD LT 15 20 $26,480 $29,260
4-Door 4WD TrailBlazer 15 20 $29,073 $32,125
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,504
$17,348
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,295
$19,170
Monthly Payment Estimate
$338 / month
$320 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility -
Rear Door Type - Tailgate
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 55.6
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 51.4 52.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.3 -
Second Leg Room (in) 33.4 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9 40.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 57.7
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 38.2
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 42.5 NA
Height, Overall (in) 65.0 64.9
Liftover Height (in) 21.5 -
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 -
Wheelbase (in) 99.4 100.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 31.1 NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 67.8
Track Width, Front (in) 58.1 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 -
Length, Overall (in) 175.6 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - NA
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 28.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) - 176.8
Side Door Opening Height (in) - NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 8.1
Step Up Height - Front (in) - NA
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - 41.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 8.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) - NA
Overhang, Front (in) - 34.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 36.9 40.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 32.0 35.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 32.0 30.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) NA NA
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 34.3 34.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 63.1 67.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 63.1 66.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 11.6 x 0.79
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.38 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.94 10.8 x 1.14
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 19.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - Behind Rear Axle
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7 34.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.4 36.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.0 -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - 13.0
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 16.0
Tires
Spare Tire Size 205/70SR15 P235/70R15
Front Tire Order Code NA QBF
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 205/70SR15 P235/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA QBF
Front Tire Size 205/70SR15 P235/70R15
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1643
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 743
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1643
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 743
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - 743
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1643
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 750
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 5700
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3140 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 1664
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 2200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 8000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 1940
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 4450
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 11.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 525
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4000 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA L35
Displacement 2.5L/150 4.3L/262
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5600 190 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas Flat 4-Cyl Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
Engine Oil Cooler - Yes
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 17
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.49
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.40
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 2.16
Trans Order Code NA M50
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Subaru Forester Chevrolet Blazer
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Body Code - E55
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Link -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 46
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 0.91
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arm -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 1.30
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.42
Axle Type - Front - Independent
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2400
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder w/Boxed Front End
Doors
Side Door Type - NA
 
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