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Forum: The Hangout   06-22-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 441
Posted By motoxfreak
the ultimate do it yourself website!!!!

Just found this website and thought it would be helpful to anyone who wants to work on their own car/cars but are afraid to because lack of experience or just not knowing how. This website "...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   07-26-2008, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By motoxfreak
thanks guys. Z ill check them all out. Thank...

thanks guys. Z ill check them all out. Thank you.

EDIT: wow turns out Draco performance is only 11 miles from my new place. Ill stop by there tomorrow.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   07-26-2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By motoxfreak
Yeah i'm not doing opensource due to my AP. ...

Yeah i'm not doing opensource due to my AP. Thank you though.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   07-25-2008, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By motoxfreak
looking for a good tuner in or around Charlotte, NC

Well I finally got my new turbo about 3 weeks ago but I moved to Charlotte, NC last night. Now I'm on the search for a tuning shop in my new general area. Anyone know of any respectful tuners in...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-13-2008, 11:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By motoxfreak
Its all personal preference for sound pretty...

Its all personal preference for sound pretty much. The down pipe and up pipe are the most restrictive parts of our exhaust and you already have the covered. You might get a little better flow with...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-13-2008, 11:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By motoxfreak
I put on Maddad Velocity V2 header and up pipe on...

I put on Maddad Velocity V2 header and up pipe on my car and love it. Great for the price.

MadDad(TM) Velocity V2 Headers & Uppipe :: Exhausts :: Daddy's Sport Compact Performance...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   05-29-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 826
Posted By motoxfreak
you can get one here...... New Exedy Subaru...

you can get one here......
New Exedy Subaru Clutch Kit, KSB-03 (http://www.clutchcityonline.com/products/KSB-03.shtml)
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-23-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,774
Posted By motoxfreak
I understand. try the fuel pump then go from...

I understand. try the fuel pump then go from there. Hopefully it is just the fuel pump because that is an easy and much less expensive fix.
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-22-2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,036
Posted By motoxfreak
Okay will do. Thanks again

Okay will do. Thanks again
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-22-2008, 04:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,774
Posted By motoxfreak
I will not double post! I will not double post! I...

I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-22-2008, 04:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,774
Posted By motoxfreak
well you said yourself that you boost does not...

well you said yourself that you boost does not change meaning same amount of exhaust is traveling through the turbo. Meaning that your engine is still getting fuel. is there a chance the problem is...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   05-22-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,892
Posted By motoxfreak
I will not double post! I will not double post! I...

I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   05-22-2008, 04:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,892
Posted By motoxfreak
tell you the truth I don't really remember, it...

tell you the truth I don't really remember, it was like a year and a half ago but i want to say around a grand for everything

SALE! TurboXS Full Turbo-Back Exhaust System - TurboXS Exhaust and Up...
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-22-2008, 04:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,036
Posted By motoxfreak
oh okay thanks mosc. Am i correct with the...

oh okay thanks mosc. Am i correct with the gravity fed oil lines keeping a constant flow after the car is shut off? I only ask because someone had told me and am unsure.
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-22-2008, 04:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,036
Posted By motoxfreak
Apparently subaru says it is not necessary. I do...

Apparently subaru says it is not necessary. I do know that our oil lines are gravity fed when the car is shut up keeping a consistent flow. But thats just what i was told so don't quote me on that....
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-22-2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By motoxfreak
Yeah it should. The motor in your car is the...

Yeah it should. The motor in your car is the EJ205 which is the same thing. Subaru only stamps the first two digits on the casing which is where EJ20 comes from.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   05-22-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,892
Posted By motoxfreak
i am running turbo XS full turbo back also. i...

i am running turbo XS full turbo back also. i got my setup from fastwrx.com.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   05-21-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,306
Posted By motoxfreak
no problem. 05-06 sti has helical limited front...

no problem.
05-06 sti has helical limited front and just limited rear.
07 sti has helical limited front and torsen limited rear
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   05-21-2008, 05:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,306
Posted By motoxfreak
VD5505 you don't need to, 02-07 wrx comes stock...

VD5505 you don't need to, 02-07 wrx comes stock with open front diff but a LSD rear. The sti however comes stock with front and read LSD's. just letting you know
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-21-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,774
Posted By motoxfreak
Thats sounds like a similar problem that happened...

Thats sounds like a similar problem that happened to my neighbor. He would give it gas and around 3500-4000 rpm there would just be no power. turns out his flywheel was cracked and clutch went...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-19-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By motoxfreak
right now i am only looking for roughly 300 whp. ...

right now i am only looking for roughly 300 whp. I don't plan on going higher than that for a long time. Not until i have enough money for the tranny, front and rear diff's, clutch, and internals. ...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-17-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By motoxfreak
haha yeah my car was washed the next day. but...

haha yeah my car was washed the next day. but anyway yeah i decided on the EVO3 16g for the quicker spool and what my tuner recommended. I do plan on going for bigger later i just really am in a...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-16-2008, 11:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By motoxfreak
i feel stupid for asking but what is a "one bar"...

i feel stupid for asking but what is a "one bar" wastegate?
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-16-2008, 10:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By motoxfreak
Yeah thats what i was thinking. I can't figure...

Yeah thats what i was thinking. I can't figure it out thats why i think i am missing something.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-16-2008, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By motoxfreak
click on forum at the top of the page, then what...

click on forum at the top of the page, then what the catagory is. then on the right side it says forum tools, click it and a drop down menu says open new thread.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-16-2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By motoxfreak
Blouch or Forced performance?

As some of you know my turbo is going bad as I said in my last thread. I just bolted on an ebay TMIC and ordered my walbro 255. My tuner is going to modify my stock injectors. I know for a fact I...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-09-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
yeah thats my bad, forgot to seach for that one. ...

yeah thats my bad, forgot to seach for that one. Sorry
Forum: Handling Tech   05-09-2008, 11:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
Thats kind of how i felt. I've known what i want...

Thats kind of how i felt. I've known what i want for a while. The issue comes down to the money. Do i go the cheap route and have to spend more money later to get what i actually want? or do i...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-08-2008, 10:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
well i got my car back. Good news and some...

well i got my car back. Good news and some really bad news. Good news is that nothing is bent. not the control arm or anything. The bad news is that i was also getting a new map but apparently my...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-05-2008, 04:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
I just dropped my car off at Verocious...

I just dropped my car off at Verocious motorsports in wilmington, DE for a new map. While its there they are going to check it out and see if i bent the control arm or anything. Hopefully the other...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-04-2008, 09:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
I was driving and hit a pot hole. Bent my rim. ...

I was driving and hit a pot hole. Bent my rim. Got a new rim and took my car to NTB for an alignment. They came back out and said my Camber is 1.4º off from where it should be. I asked cant you...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-02-2008, 06:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
Thanks Mosc. So if i wanted to lower my car a...

Thanks Mosc. So if i wanted to lower my car a little bit do you recommend i just go with lowering springs and new stock struts? I read up on struts and springs and that it is recommended to replace...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-02-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
Thats what i was thinking but i too have heard...

Thats what i was thinking but i too have heard it's a waste of money and they arnt that much better than stock. But 800 was just for the stuts and then they recommended i get new springs along with...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-02-2008, 04:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
yeah im going to install them myself but when i...

yeah im going to install them myself but when i asked the suby dealership, they said 800 just for the 4 struts.
Forum: Handling Tech   05-02-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,769
Posted By motoxfreak
get screwed or get coilovers?

My camber is all messed up but is maxed out. They told me i need all new struts to fix the problem. Is this true? Also I priced it out, subaru wants 800$ for 4 new struts no labor intended. Should...
Forum: Northwest WRX Forum   04-27-2008, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,227
Posted By motoxfreak
4500-5500 for EVERYTHING including labor? how...

4500-5500 for EVERYTHING including labor? how much would it cost me for just the set up and no labor? and just out of curiosity are PPG's significantly better than RC's for the money?
Forum: Photography/Photoshop   04-05-2008, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By motoxfreak
was unaware of that rule haha but good to know.

was unaware of that rule haha but good to know.
Forum: Photography/Photoshop   04-04-2008, 10:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By motoxfreak
pics after a good day

well i was trying to throw some pics into this post but won't let me. Click my profile to see them. Just a couple of pics after a day of dirt roads. Still working on getting the video from my...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   04-03-2008, 02:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,095
Posted By motoxfreak
thats always good. When my car was stock and my...

thats always good. When my car was stock and my clutch went they wouldnt cover it. Still don't know why.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-08-2008, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,549
Posted By motoxfreak
hm....yeah i dont know then cause my problem was...

hm....yeah i dont know then cause my problem was that the hose was pinched holding it open about a quarter of an inch. Turbo was really loud even though it i had no boost
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-07-2008, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,549
Posted By motoxfreak
I kind of had the same problem up until a couple...

I kind of had the same problem up until a couple days ago. Check the hose going from the intake manifold to the intercooler....make sure its on the whole way around and that the clamps are tight. I...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-06-2008, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By motoxfreak
Yeah i was pretty lucky. I was going to take it...

Yeah i was pretty lucky. I was going to take it to a wrx tech around me but everyone sugested checkin the spark plugs. Luckily while i was in there tinkering around i saw that the hose was on wrong.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-06-2008, 12:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By motoxfreak
hey guys fixed it today.....all i can say is i...

hey guys fixed it today.....all i can say is i cant believe the difference. It turns out that for some reason at subaru A LOOOOOOONG time ago they must have messed with something but anyway, turns...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-03-2008, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By motoxfreak
Ill check them out. Thank you

Ill check them out. Thank you
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-03-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By motoxfreak
65,000 not anymore....

65,000 not anymore....
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-02-2008, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By motoxfreak
Exclamation somethings not right.....little help?

ok well something is definatly wrong with my car. It has been a problem for a little while but seems to be getting worse. Mostly in 4th and 5th gear i feel it most but anyway heres the symptoms:
...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-31-2007, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 758
Posted By motoxfreak
Nope, the acessport is probablly the easiest...

Nope, the acessport is probablly the easiest thing to install i can think of. I just purchased mine and am in love with it. At first i didnt feel a real big difference but now there is no...
Forum: Handling Tech   12-27-2007, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
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Views: 1,193
Posted By motoxfreak
oh okay thanks man. they look great by the way

oh okay thanks man. they look great by the way
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-27-2007, 05:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,392
Posted By motoxfreak
ok sweet. That is definatly a relief haha. ...

ok sweet. That is definatly a relief haha. Thanks guys i really appreciate it. Cant stress it enough. This site is like the bible for wrx owners haha
Forum: Handling Tech   12-27-2007, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
  Rota...
Views: 1,193
Posted By motoxfreak
wrxman...those are hyper black? i was looking for...

wrxman...those are hyper black? i was looking for the same ones and wanted those in black but from the pictures they dont look very black haha...is it just in the picture or am i colorblind? thanks...
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