Subaru WRX Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 50 of 180
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Epictofer
Forum: New Member Intros   11-19-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,006
Posted By Epictofer
Negative, you can not tell on the gauge. I used...

Negative, you can not tell on the gauge. I used my access-port to monitor coolant temp. i did notice my whole car was covered in frost this am accept for the hood and front fenders and i noticed...
Forum: New Member Intros   11-19-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,006
Posted By Epictofer
So my block heater changed my coolant temp from...

So my block heater changed my coolant temp from 35 degrees F to about 90. I had it turn on at 5am and checked it at 7.
Forum: The Hangout   11-18-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 94
Posted By Epictofer
I also have two spots on my front bumper, one on...

I also have two spots on my front bumper, one on the passenger front fender. A 300lb oxy tank decided to jump of of my back seat and smash into my dash. Theres some crackage due to that. It hit my...
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-17-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 179
Posted By Epictofer
We need more info. Year make and model to start.

We need more info. Year make and model to start.
Forum: The Hangout   11-17-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 24,405
Posted By Epictofer
I always want to post in this thread, but my...

I always want to post in this thread, but my cellphone camera is broken. Over the last 2 months i have pulled my motor twice and built it, done a boost control solenoid, custom Torqued Performance...
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   11-17-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,311
Posted By Epictofer
I think i would like a personalized shirt as...

I think i would like a personalized shirt as well. One for the event and one for just the guys from the forum that attend that may have your forum handle on it. Either way really is fine, i just...
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   11-16-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,311
Posted By Epictofer
ill likely be doing the package dealio

ill likely be doing the package dealio
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   11-15-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By Epictofer
I too have spun a rod bearing this year!! i went...

I too have spun a rod bearing this year!! i went with a used oem block and some manley upgraded rods and pistons with king racing bearings. kept stock bore and everything, the goal was to strengthen...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-13-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 751
Posted By Epictofer
Heed this mans words!!! He knows his shit!>:D

Heed this mans words!!! He knows his shit!>:D
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-12-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 751
Posted By Epictofer
Very good! thats the best way to go if your going...

Very good! thats the best way to go if your going for stock bottom end.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-12-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 751
Posted By Epictofer
you should be able to run the up pipe and down...

you should be able to run the up pipe and down pipe with the factory cat back and still get increased performance, although you will need a tune to run them safely. Does the short block come with...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   11-11-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By Epictofer
COVER-FRONT DISK BRAKE,RIGHT 26290FE000 ...

COVER-FRONT DISK BRAKE,RIGHT 26290FE000
COVER-FRONT DISK BRAKE,LEFT 26290FE010


Sent ya a PM with the info. Your VIN is a canadian one so i cant run in in Subaru Of Americas parts catalog. These...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-11-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By Epictofer
Most of the time you can pull out all the plastic...

Most of the time you can pull out all the plastic clips and reuse them. Some may be broken. The clips are on the bottom of the skirt and behind it. You may have to remove the bottom clips yo flex the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-11-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By Epictofer
I just read through that whole thread and those...

I just read through that whole thread and those blast plates are now on my x-mas list!
Forum: New Member Intros   11-11-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,006
Posted By Epictofer
TIMER! Thats genius! I have a few water proof...

TIMER! Thats genius! I have a few water proof ones from x-mas lights! ill try and snap some pics but my front facing camera on my phone is the only one that works lol
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-11-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 751
Posted By Epictofer
Get a new cooler, its damn near impossible to get...

Get a new cooler, its damn near impossible to get all the metal out, dont forget to replace the screen in the oil feed line to the turbo as well. Water pump and timing belt should be reusable if all...
Forum: New Member Intros   11-11-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,006
Posted By Epictofer
My block heater is going in tonight! :) thanks...

My block heater is going in tonight! :) thanks for tips! do you think getting coolant on the gasket sealer on the heater itself will make a difference in sealing?
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   11-11-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By Epictofer
Yar :) hit me with the VIN via PM and i can check...

Yar :) hit me with the VIN via PM and i can check it out!

E- Need vin for sure. There is 5 different part numbers it may be, but i can get them if still being made.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-10-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 751
Posted By Epictofer
Go with the STI pump. i dont think its much more...

Go with the STI pump. i dont think its much more expensive and its an 11mm. If its spun a bearing then the short block crank rods and bearingS should be replaced. oil cooler if it has one. i ordered...
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-10-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 331
Posted By Epictofer
I got my 13 with 113 miles on it last year for...

I got my 13 with 113 miles on it last year for like 26,000 base model....
Forum: Handling Tech   11-06-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By Epictofer
the old spring is probably an aftermarket...

the old spring is probably an aftermarket lowering spring?
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   11-06-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 358
Posted By Epictofer
Hes not being rude, hes right. The reason i fried...

Hes not being rude, hes right. The reason i fried the ring lands in my 13 wrx was because i slapped an intake and stage 1 tune on my car and drove the hell out of it. It ran lean, over heated the...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-06-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 429
Posted By Epictofer
No this is not a good choice for your car. Really...

No this is not a good choice for your car. Really your stock bpv (bypass valve) is what you need to keep up there. Blow off valves vent to atmosphere, and out cars are tuned off the mass air flow...
Forum: The Hangout   11-06-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 81
Posted By Epictofer
i used some cheapo ones on my 12 impreza form...

i used some cheapo ones on my 12 impreza form advanced and they worked great. i had cloth seats though. they looked 100% new when i traded it in
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   11-06-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,094
Posted By Epictofer
that seems like its more trouble then i want to...

that seems like its more trouble then i want to deal with hahaa
:D
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   11-06-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,094
Posted By Epictofer
How did you graph that bad boy!

How did you graph that bad boy!
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   11-06-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 358
Posted By Epictofer
Before you start thinking about an intake you...

Before you start thinking about an intake you need to be thinking about a way to tune for it first! besides that CBE like TKK said, suspension upgrades, stiffer motor mounts and shifter bushings,...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   11-06-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,094
Posted By Epictofer
I can see the logs. They look ok to my untrained...

I can see the logs. They look ok to my untrained eyes. whats boost pressure on the stage 1 map?
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   11-05-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,311
Posted By Epictofer
Put me down for one!

Put me down for one!
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-05-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 729
Posted By Epictofer
PM me with the last 8 of VIN and i can find the...

PM me with the last 8 of VIN and i can find the part numbers :)
Forum: Mid Atlantic WRX Forum   11-05-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 683
Posted By Epictofer
and this stuff... interior- Pioneer...

and this stuff...


interior-

Pioneer App Radio 7in touch screen display link to android device-
eclipse component speaker in front doors with cross overs-
Digital Dynamics 12in sub woofer...
Forum: Mid Atlantic WRX Forum   11-05-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 683
Posted By Epictofer
I have lots of stickers!!! ;)

I have lots of stickers!!! ;)
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-05-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Epictofer
western NC has TONS of subies. They be errywhere.

western NC has TONS of subies. They be errywhere.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   11-03-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By Epictofer
Definitely get in touch with your dealer. The...

Definitely get in touch with your dealer. The power train warranty is 5yrs 60k, so if there is a problem and they cant prove its due to driving habits or after market stuff, they will most likely...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   11-03-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By Epictofer
I will be running a protune. I have read good...

I will be running a protune. I have read good things about this HOA EBCS and its about 20 bucks cheaper than the rest. Anyone have any input?



HOA 3-Port Boost Control Solenoid Subaru WRX / STI...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   11-03-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By Epictofer
Boost control solenoid

So this is a simple question, which boost ctrl solenoid do you guys use? I have seen the cobb, perrin, grimmspeed and HOA options, but i want to know your opinions on which is better.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-02-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 729
Posted By Epictofer
Awe Boo-Key so sweeet!! :)

Awe Boo-Key so sweeet!! :)
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-31-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 729
Posted By Epictofer
If anyone needs help finding a part or part...

If anyone needs help finding a part or part number, i can look them up in subarunet for you guys. All i need is last 8 of the VIN. I can order any factory parts and ship most of them depending on...
Forum: Parts For Sale (WRX-specific)   10-29-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 103
Posted By Epictofer
WTB: 3port EBCS

Title says it all!! Looking for and electric 3port boost control solenoid. What you guys got?
Forum: Parts For Sale (WRX-specific)   10-29-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By Epictofer
Sold! Sold! Sold!

Sold! Sold! Sold!
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-28-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 207
Posted By Epictofer
drill a tiny hole in each end on the bottom of...

drill a tiny hole in each end on the bottom of the side skirt to drain any water.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   10-28-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By Epictofer
38K on the factory tires on a WRX is really good...

38K on the factory tires on a WRX is really good actually! This is the tread wear info from tire rack for the factory tire-
Size: 235/45R17
Sidewall Style: Blackwall
Serv. Desc: 94W
UTQG: 280 A A...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-27-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 330
Posted By Epictofer
try to tighten that banjo bolt. it looks like and...

try to tighten that banjo bolt. it looks like and oil feed line.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-23-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 297
Posted By Epictofer
The clunking noise is more than likely traction...

The clunking noise is more than likely traction control freaking out cause two of the wheels were locked up. The whining noise is not uncommon to the 5 speed wrx trans, especially if you have after...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   10-22-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By Epictofer
Basically we put the car on the lift and spray a...

Basically we put the car on the lift and spray a disinfectant in the evaporator drain tube to kill any mold and mildew that me be growing inside the evap box in the dash. It smells nice too! Its a...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   10-22-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By Epictofer
Here is what i do for the 30k at our dealership...

Here is what i do for the 30k at our dealership w/ individual prices
oil and filter- 66.95
rotate and balance- 49.95
air filter- 22.00
cabin filter- 69.95
a/c refresher- 59.95
trans fluid-...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   10-20-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,081
Posted By Epictofer
Its driven by the crankshaft actually so its...

Its driven by the crankshaft actually so its right square in the middle
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   10-18-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 840
Posted By Epictofer
The Subaru factory instructions for removing and...

The Subaru factory instructions for removing and installing the heads DO NOT call for new head bolts. I would replace them if its within your budget though.
Forum: New Member Intros   10-18-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 142
Posted By Epictofer
Ahoy! lets see some pics!!!

Ahoy! lets see some pics!!!
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   10-18-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By Epictofer
i used brake clean, a soft scotch bright pad for...

i used brake clean, a soft scotch bright pad for cleaning dishes, and compressed air. I would guess that as long as you got all the water out and dried before any oxidation happens power washing...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 180

 
Forum Jump