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Forum: Newbie Forum   02-08-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 891
Posted By ranchrex86
My 72 ranchero I have been building for the past...

My 72 ranchero I have been building for the past 8 years, but I would have to say the new sti which I hope to own soon.
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-14-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,264
Posted By ranchrex86
I usually get about 270 minimum lately to 320...

I usually get about 270 minimum lately to 320 miles on a tank of gas in my 2011 wrx. I also usually try to shift at 2200 rpm's and my average fuel economy is usually around 21.6 to 23.0 mpg's. I...
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-18-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By ranchrex86
Very nice you are going to love it probably...

Very nice you are going to love it probably already do. I also had a very hard time keeping the car under 4k while it was still on break in. I also want to tune mine, but I do not want to void the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-08-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,391
Posted By ranchrex86
Very cool that car is pushing pretty much the...

Very cool that car is pushing pretty much the same hp as my 72 ford ranchero with a 410 Cleveland stroker with less than half the cubes and cylinders, I am putting out 560 off the crank. I also have...
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-07-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,391
Posted By ranchrex86
Wow that thing is going to be a beast how much...

Wow that thing is going to be a beast how much power are you guessing?
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-06-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,391
Posted By ranchrex86
I love black cars, just a bitch to keep clean. ...

I love black cars, just a bitch to keep clean. Also after seeing your post it inspired me to put my summer stockers back on. Keep up the good work.
Forum: Newbie Forum   02-25-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 19,433
Posted By ranchrex86
Thanks for the heads up, was thinking of getting...

Thanks for the heads up, was thinking of getting one in the past but I will think again, also my car will probably never see over 300awhp while I own it.
Forum: Newbie Forum   02-17-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 14,658
Posted By ranchrex86
That is all my 72 ranchero runs off of with the...

That is all my 72 ranchero runs off of with the cleveland stroker motor. As for the wrx I try to run mobil 93 octane or mostly sunoco 93.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   02-06-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,462
Posted By ranchrex86
Yup that is pretty much when I am looking at it....

Yup that is pretty much when I am looking at it. I might return it and get an electric gauge. Also got into it last night in first gear and hit 11psi, so i will probably just not worry about it.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   02-05-2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,462
Posted By ranchrex86
No don't have a access port yet, would like to...

No don't have a access port yet, would like to get one soon none the less I think the way it is hooked up now is wrong.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   02-05-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,462
Posted By ranchrex86
No ideas?

No ideas?
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   02-04-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,462
Posted By ranchrex86
Boost gauge question...

Hey guys so as most of you know I have a 2011 wrx and I just installed a carbon autometer mechanical boost gauge. My problem is I am only reading 8 to 10 psi when I get into it and i was wondering...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-22-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Lol yeah, it is actually pretty good in the snow,...

Lol yeah, it is actually pretty good in the snow, would have been nice to be able to drive my wrx in the snow that has snow tires on it, but we all know how that goes. Also I am swapping the short...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-20-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Well still no car, got a call from them yesterday...

Well still no car, got a call from them yesterday morning saying that when they were about the put the tranny back together, one of the gears had a chipped tooth on it. So they decided to order up...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-11-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Also today I decided that I am going to send back...

Also today I decided that I am going to send back the cartboy short throw shifter, and I am having them install their spt short throw shifter, so if anything ever does happens which I hope not they...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-10-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Well called them up today and they were a lot...

Well called them up today and they were a lot nicer this time and they said that it was the input shaft bearings that went out and it was covered 100%. I should have it back either on Friday or...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-09-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Nothing still haven't heard a thing if I don't...

Nothing still haven't heard a thing if I don't hear anything by tomorrow i will probably give them a call.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-07-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Too bad u are in pa I would just go straight to...

Too bad u are in pa I would just go straight to them. So far my stealership sucks.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-07-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Yeah they do have a big book wih quite a few...

Yeah they do have a big book wih quite a few parts in it. The exhaust systems they also offer are pretty nice I think this is the way I am going to go if I do anything. Also I think this problem I...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-06-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Will do thanks man and the thing that cracks me...

Will do thanks man and the thing that cracks me up after I signed the final paper when I brought the car the salesman said what is the first mod you are going to do and he even gave me a Subaru...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-05-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Yup no short throw shifter installed totally...

Yup no short throw shifter installed totally stock also ordered up a short throw I might end up sending it back because if something like this happens again they have something to void the warranty. ...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-05-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
So the dealership calls today saying that they...

So the dealership calls today saying that they test drove the car and it is in fact something in the transmission. But then he goes on saying that he has never seen this on this car at this low of...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-04-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
True statement sorry I came off a bit negative at...

True statement sorry I came off a bit negative at first. I do in fact love this car and I know they will fix it. Like you said good thing there is warrenty's and it also might be something else...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-04-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Dropped it off at the dealer just now we will...

Dropped it off at the dealer just now we will have to see what they say
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-03-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By ranchrex86
Horrible bind and whining noise...

Hey guys so my new 2011 wrx with the five speed started to act up today. Today on my drive home from work while pulling out of the parking lot I got this weird low whining noise, and I thought...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-18-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,175
Posted By ranchrex86
Cool, I might have to pick one up soon. I also...

Cool, I might have to pick one up soon. I also read that that is one of the mods that go with the cobb access port stage 1 tune which I want to pick up soon.
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-17-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,175
Posted By ranchrex86
If I was to put in a drop in k&n in my 2011,...

If I was to put in a drop in k&n in my 2011, would I also be able to hear the turbo spooling up better. I notice that I could hear it a bit more on a really cool day. Do you also have to tune the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-07-2011, 06:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 20,115
Posted By ranchrex86
Nice, as much as I hate snow and winter, I am...

Nice, as much as I hate snow and winter, I am looking foward to ripping around it in rex with the right type of shoes.
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-07-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 20,115
Posted By ranchrex86
I just ordered the same exact tires and rims from...

I just ordered the same exact tires and rims from discount tire, ran me $600 even shipped. So far what do you think of the generals in the snow? Also did you get new tpms sensors for the tires, or...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-24-2011, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3
  Hi
Views: 357
Posted By ranchrex86
Thanks man, it also does seem like one of the...

Thanks man, it also does seem like one of the nicest wrx forums on the web. It is also a tank, one pretty damm fast tank. lol
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-24-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 680
Posted By ranchrex86
I would go for it, I was a bit ahead too as I...

I would go for it, I was a bit ahead too as I traided in my 04 jeep wrangler, and I got 11,500 for it, and also put 1,000 down for the tax. I pretty much got the same exact car you are looking at,...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-24-2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
  Hi
Views: 357
Posted By ranchrex86
Hi

Hey guys, I would like to just introduce myself, my name is Dave, and I am from upstate ny, and I am a proud owner of a new 2011 wrx wagon. I always wanted to own one of these cars, and 3 weeks ago,...
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