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post #1 of 7 Old 02-03-2008, 04:17 PM Thread Starter
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just got a wrx..

just bought an 03 sonic yellow sedan wrx 5spm.. This is my first wrx... any tips on driving it/taking care of it specific to subarus/wrxs?
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post #2 of 7 Old 02-03-2008, 04:46 PM
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keep up the timing belt maintenance. Understand the dynamics of subaru AWD. and anything that seems different compared to other cars, its just a subaru thing, a class of its own by design.
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Congrats....Learn to Rev-match and DON't Do power launches with it and you'll love the car....Congrats again ...welcome to the forums.

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Congrats ! Just take it easy on the tranny and check your oil very often.

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Welcome take care of that car ### they only made 500 of them in yellow. I have a sonic yellow one my self.

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Congrats on the purchase and look here for the maintenance Subaru maintenance schedules and new car break-in period Hope this is of some help.

p.s. They only made 400 of the SRP...

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Congrats on the purchase. Just like everyone said take care of it and it will take care of you. This is basic info about them even on here. Read and understand this is different from your run of the mill front or rear wheel driven car.

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