In the daytime it's hard to read with sunglasses, because there's a lack of contrast. Easy touch-screen or voice-activated controls let you set a location, find a point of interest, or change course within seconds. We tackled an awe-inspiring steep rutty hill, foot to the floor to climb the final 100 yards, and the Forester made it. They also have complaints about the base audio system. You may want to switch to another audio source until you have an adequate cell data signal. You may withdraw your consent at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link contained within all of our commercial electronic messages or by updating your preferences with us. Each system features a dedicated amplifier and an array of premium speakers around the cabin to create stunning clarity.
Introduced as an all-new model for 2009, this is the third generation of the Forester, and it's the best-selling Forester ever and the best-selling model in the Subaru line. The center console is deep, and slides forward four inches to make an armrest. Standard safety equipment on all Foresters includes 4-wheel antilock disc brakes with brake assist, daytime running lights, tire-pressure monitoring, Vehicle Dynamics Control for stability, traction control, active front head restraints, child safety locks and a full array of vehicle airbags, to include front passenger airbags and side-curtain airbags with rollover sensor. We found the four-speed automatic transmission and the 170-horsepower engine a weak combination. The overall ambiance is on par with class rivals.
DriverFocus works with our award-winning EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology to help reduce the chance of an accident. The navigation package is optional. Existing iPod ® Interfaces can be retrofit with a short dock cable that will correct the charging issue. Subaru has sold over 1 million EyeSight-equipped vehicles. The cloth seats come in gray or black, and are on the conservative rather than sporty side. The materials vary: The upper dash panels have an upscale finish, but some of the plastics lining the glove compartment look grainy and cheap. Fitted to your vehicle receives the necessary signals two specially designated, satellites that are geostationary orbit, east coast and the other covers west, radio signals are transmitted line.
The cloth seats come in gray or black, and are on the conservative rather than sporty side. Mileage for the base 2. However, some still find the materials quality a bit lacking. The Forester comes with plenty of small storage spaces and features for corralling your stuff. This will allow BlueConnect to automatically connect to your phone when it is in range.
The 2010 Subaru Forester comes in five trims: the 2. The electronic stability control is programmed to allow the tires to spin a bit, under acceleration, so the throttle won't cut out on dirt roads. Harman Kardon ® cutting edge technologies At Harman Kardon, we strongly believe in first-class quality music reproduction. Both 4th Generation Nano and 2nd Generation iPod Touch ® devices will operate properly when connected to the iPod ® Interface, but will not recharge. As for the entire range, Subaru chose Harman Kardon as its sound-system supplier for the Forester. Underneath is a big glovebox.
For Harman Kardon, technology has one purpose and one purpose only — to serve the music! Test drivers have few complaints about comfort, noting that even the rear seat is quite spacious even when the front seats is pushed all the way back. The highway ride is comfortable, with no harsh spots. Harman Kardon automotive audio will complete the driving sensation. For 2010, Forester benefits from a revised instrument cluster with easier-to-see colors, and you can choose which interior lamps light when you open a door. The center console is deep, and slides forward four inches to make an armrest. However, several reviewers caution against buying the system, which they say is difficult to read. It allows you to unlock, enter, and start the car without the key ever leaving your pocket or purse.
Aimed at people with very active lifestyles, at families and individuals with a variety of hauling needs, this legendary all-wheel-drive off-road vehicle has been the hallmark of the Subaru lineup for years, and one of the best-selling all-wheel-drive vehicle´s in the United States. There is up to 68 cu. Once applied, Clari-Fi works automatically, no need to configure or adjust. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. It provides hands-free connectivity and entertainment for your next adventure. With the All Access package, you get over 175 channels, including commercial-free music, plus sports, news, talk, comedy and entertainment.
Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 2010 Subaru Forester. Rear leg and foot room qualify as shockingly spacious, even with front seats pushed fairly far back. Subaru offers an extensive line of premium audio systems featuring Harman Kardon speakers and amplification. We found the air conditioning cools well, fast and quiet. Select 2016 and later models are eligible to the most recent map updates for free during the first three years of ownership. The two engines differ dramatically in torque.
A five-speed automatic transmission seems called for. Whether your an expert Subaru Forester mobile electronics installer, Subaru Forester fanatic, or a novice Subaru Forester enthusiast with a 2010 Subaru Forester, a car stereo wiring diagram can save yourself a lot of time. Outside it's distinguished by fog lights, chrome tailpipes, a rear roof spoiler, and a functional hood scoop. Not all Bluetooth ® enabled phones support these profiles. The normally aspirated single overhead-cam engine delivers 170 pound-feet of torque at 4400 rpm.
There's a lot of headroom. Forester has been named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Music must always preserve its character and nature. Controls are straightforward except the poorly designed ones for the optional navigation system, which we would avoid. Just forward of the shift lever is a good-sized cubby.