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#1 Old 06-21-2011, 12:32 PM
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New guy here, excited to join the forum

Hey guys Just wanted to say Hi,

I have a newly swapped wrx that I did myself!

Pretty stoked finally be able to participate in the forums!

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welcome! post pics now

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What did you swap? Welcome to the forums

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from his/her other thread it sounds like he/she converted an RS into a WRX

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yea, I swapped a 2006 2.5i to a wrx! here are some pics
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In your third pic you can see the keyless entry unit just an FYI

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I just read that thread. Glad someone was up to the challenge.

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definitely shows true love for the car, because OP could have just bought a WRX

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I just read that thread. Glad someone was up to the challenge.
Where?! is it near the steering column?
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definitely shows true love for the car, because OP could have just bought a WRX
thanks man, I do!
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Right next to the ebrake handle

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Right next to the ebrake handle
cool! thanks bro, never even realized it was there lol
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Wow that looks like alot of work! I would have just bought a WRX like Basco said.
Use to have a 06 WRX the same color. Gunmetal rocks!!

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Wow that looks like alot of work! I would have just bought a WRX like Basco said.
Use to have a 06 WRX the same color. Gunmetal rocks!!
I would have, but I blew the motor on the 2.5i, I was like, I might as well try and swap to a wrx, why not?

It was a lot more work than I thought tho. tons of stuff has to be changed like the entire harness, fuel system, ect but it was worth it!
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Yeah, its a lot of work. Should've just threw a 6 spd in there while you were at it. I kidd I kidd

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