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Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   10-20-2010, 12:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,222
Posted By isd_intrepid
Would you guys recommend the same for an 03 Stage...

Would you guys recommend the same for an 03 Stage 2 5speed? just wiped out the subaru upgrade clutch (8mm organic STi clutch) and i'm not looking foward to spending another 600 from subaru.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-31-2009, 08:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
FINAL UPDATE: I now have the car back and have...

FINAL UPDATE:
I now have the car back and have been breaking in/ learning to use this new 8mm Organic Clutch since Thursday of last week. I'm pretty happy that this nightmare is over. The only...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-25-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 682
Posted By isd_intrepid
FYI the CEL is going to stay there until its...

FYI
the CEL is going to stay there until its cleared. Also get it checked.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 05:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
yeah. not happening. already been down that...

yeah. not happening. already been down that road. she refuses to even admit she did anything wrong.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
well i guess i can get personal satisfaction and...

well i guess i can get personal satisfaction and pay them off $50 a month. since there is no interest.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
i'll probably go with the organic clutch 8mm. and...

i'll probably go with the organic clutch 8mm. and just get the oem flywheel.
I'm not sure if they ordered it or not. It was 4:45 on Friday. with memorial day weekend comming up. i was surprised...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
yeah. well i guess if i'm gonna get shafted in...

yeah. well i guess if i'm gonna get shafted in this deal i might as well get some good parts right?
so would the SPT clutch and flywheel cause me problems down the road?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
no. i just have a charge account with the...

no. i just have a charge account with the dealership.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
cash at this moment is something i don't have. ...

cash at this moment is something i don't have. so that's why i have to charge it to the account. sucks cause i have 2 payments coming at the begining of the month and could buy the parts then. but...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
that's what i was thinking. but since i have to...

that's what i was thinking. but since i have to order the parts through the dealership, so i can charge it to my account, would it be better to put the SPT flywheel. or should i just put on the...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 12:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
I'm not sure if the fly wheel needs to be...

I'm not sure if the fly wheel needs to be replaced or not. i haven't seen it. but it already has been resurfaced once.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
sorry dude missed ## post. i did see the heat...

sorry dude missed ## post. i did see the heat spots on the plate. and on the clutch disc. the center area was purple. and the contact surface area had less than a millimeter left.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
NP dude. i've only had 3 hours sleep myself. ...

NP dude. i've only had 3 hours sleep myself. and now i'm sitting at work for 12 hours. WOOT
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
i wasn't arguing it. i was just researching it. ...

i wasn't arguing it. i was just researching it. so i sounded less like a gooney.

Also i can't remember which model was the "better" transmission. the AA or the AB
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 11:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
5. release bearing is what they broke. The...

5. release bearing is what they broke.
The flywheel has already been resurfaced once. so i think that it should just get replaced.
"this deal is getting worse all the time."
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 10:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
i would like to believe that this dealership...

i would like to believe that this dealership isn't that shady. at least on the tech side of the house.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
i can't remember what the part name was. but its...

i can't remember what the part name was. but its in the center of the clutch and attactches to the input shaft. and according to the manual you have to use a screwdriver to apply pressure and it...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
only the portion that they broke. everyting else...

only the portion that they broke. everyting else is considered a wear item. although the clutch is about 6months old. I'm trying to figure out how i wore it down so quick. my driving habits...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-24-2009, 09:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
UPDATE: rant The Trauma/Drama is almost over....

UPDATE:
rant
The Trauma/Drama is almost over. I think.
So the Stealership took 24hrs before they even looked at my car. After the tranny was finally dropped and disassembled the tech saw no...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-12-2009, 10:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
BUMP UPDATE: so i took the car to the...

BUMP
UPDATE:
so i took the car to the Stealership this morning. And they gave me the "LOANER"ROFL
talk about a kick to the stomach. i'm now driving a 90's Pontiac Bonniville. !Cry!!Cry!!Cry!...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-07-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
UPDATE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I took the car to the...

UPDATE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I took the car to the stealership and had the head tech look at the car. I told him straight up what had happened and he drove it backwards a couple of times and said that...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-07-2009, 09:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
no this is louder than the normal whine. way...

no this is louder than the normal whine. way louder.
I will check the mounts but i don't think that's it either. cause it will do it when i'm just rolling backwards and the clutch is disengaged. I...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-07-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,721
Posted By isd_intrepid
Tranny Reverse whine and grind

So i had a really stupid moment last night. I let some girl who i met like a week ago drive my car. :nono: DOH!. Anyway she not knowing how to drive this car, revv'd it up to 6k and dumped it in...
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-04-2009, 05:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 925
Posted By isd_intrepid
yeah like giving at least 3.5K of it to me. PM...

yeah like giving at least 3.5K of it to me. PM me for paypal info. :D
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-04-2009, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 925
Posted By isd_intrepid
in a way it would. but if you put too much on...

in a way it would. but if you put too much on too fast you'll never learn how to control it.
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-04-2009, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 925
Posted By isd_intrepid
your half correct in to what i was refering to. ...

your half correct in to what i was refering to. the maps from PDX and surgline are about $200 which is about $20 more. that's all i was saying.
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-04-2009, 08:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 925
Posted By isd_intrepid
Actually you can get an aggressive tune with the...

Actually you can get an aggressive tune with the AP maps. All you have to do is send the datalogs to the tuner and they will adjust it for you, and its based off your driving. I'm not sure if...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-28-2009, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By isd_intrepid
Just don't change your rim size and you wont get...

Just don't change your rim size and you wont get bumped to STX.
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-27-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By isd_intrepid
Good Luck

Good Luck
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-26-2009, 06:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By isd_intrepid
VD5505: Your right. my bad. STiRdie: EM is...

VD5505: Your right. my bad.

STiRdie: EM is going to allow you to open up alot of power. The stock BPV is what you need for your current setup. A blow off valve will make you run worse than...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-26-2009, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By isd_intrepid
I think you mean downpipe.

I think you mean downpipe.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-26-2009, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,910
Posted By isd_intrepid
EXTREME MEASURE you could ride around with your...

EXTREME MEASURE
you could ride around with your e-brake slightly pulled up. just enough to trip the sensor but not engage. that would work. lol
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-26-2009, 08:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,453
Posted By isd_intrepid
UPDATE for those who might care. The Pulley...

UPDATE for those who might care.

The Pulley came in on Friday and was promply installed. The only inaccurate part of the video that was on Perrin's website was taking the OEM pulley off the crank...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-23-2009, 03:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,642
Posted By isd_intrepid
I'm at 64,000 WOOT!!!!:D

I'm at 64,000 WOOT!!!!:D
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-23-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,453
Posted By isd_intrepid
OHHHHH. BURN. I just wanted to post my 100th...

OHHHHH. BURN.
I just wanted to post my 100th post.

EDIT:
So i don't look like a jackass and double post.

I just ordered the pulley from perrin. but since they would have to order the engine...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   04-22-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,050
Posted By isd_intrepid
Hey this is slightly off topic. but where did...

Hey this is slightly off topic. but where did you get the gears?
I've tried looking at some of the manufacturers that the FAQ mentioned, which is very dated, and there arnt many options.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-22-2009, 08:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,453
Posted By isd_intrepid
Lightened Pulley

I'm looking at buying this crank pulley (http://www.perrinperformance.com/products/show/181/Lightened-Crank-Pulley-?category=4&model=18). the question i have for you guys is: have you heard anything...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-21-2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,489
Posted By isd_intrepid
I second the kartboy idea. I've been running my...

I second the kartboy idea. I've been running my short shifter and bushings for a few months now and love it. I would suggest purchasing direct from kartboy (http://www.kartboy.com) they do offer...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-25-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,267
Posted By isd_intrepid
Why are you stuck on the STi turbo? Take a look...

Why are you stuck on the STi turbo? Take a look and see what blouch, FP, etc have to offer. that car can easily handle an 16G or 18G and not have to change the intercooler setup from TMIC to FMIC....
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   02-02-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By isd_intrepid
If you got it last summer. then it is out of...

If you got it last summer. then it is out of date.
cobb support for subaru's (http://www.cobbtuning.com/info/?ID=3260)
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   02-02-2009, 01:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,539
Posted By isd_intrepid
What i'm saying is. the only time i encountered...

What i'm saying is. the only time i encountered a problem putting the subframe back in was when i put the wrong bolts in the wrong holes. not realizing at the time some are longer than the others.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   02-02-2009, 08:06 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,539
Posted By isd_intrepid
It would only be a PITA if you put the wrong ones...

It would only be a PITA if you put the wrong ones in the wrong holes or you took off the last set of bolts, towards the rear of the vehicle, instead of loostening them
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   02-02-2009, 07:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,115
Posted By isd_intrepid
I did for a while. kept bumping my knee up...

I did for a while. kept bumping my knee up against it. now i just keep the OBDII conector/ dongle plugged in
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-28-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,115
Posted By isd_intrepid
a latop is not required to make it work. only to...

a latop is not required to make it work. only to update the Accessport, Dongle, and adding new maps.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   01-28-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,432
Posted By isd_intrepid
you can find a tuner that can work with the AP. ...

you can find a tuner that can work with the AP. cobb still provides tuning as well as PDX.
I currently have a tune through PDX and am suffering no problems.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-26-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,473
Posted By isd_intrepid
wait till you get a tune for it. way more power.

wait till you get a tune for it. way more power.
Forum: Handling Tech   01-26-2009, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 791
Posted By isd_intrepid
pick up the cobb stage 1 suspension kit includes...

pick up the cobb stage 1 suspension kit includes the front and rear sway bars. since your not going to be autocrossing it. don't get the rear adjustable brackets. Per some of the write ups that i...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-26-2009, 08:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,258
Posted By isd_intrepid
I'm willing to lean towards a turbo seal has gone...

I'm willing to lean towards a turbo seal has gone out.

AND

Deadbolt resells Blouch Turbos
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-26-2009, 08:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 639
Posted By isd_intrepid
Have you ever had the radiator replaced. Top...

Have you ever had the radiator replaced. Top seal could have blown. I have seen and heard about this in our Gen of WRX.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-23-2009, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By isd_intrepid
slipping clutch is bad. after the 500 miles and...

slipping clutch is bad. after the 500 miles and its properly "broke in" it won't slip. but if you run the clutch hard during this period. your going to be buying a new clutch.
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