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Forum: Mid Atlantic WRX Forum   07-22-2009, 11:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,662
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
Funkmaster Flex! Ya heard!!!???? i bet it's...

Funkmaster Flex! Ya heard!!!???? i bet it's gonna be as whack as his show is. Probably one big commercial for snap-on and royal purple. no thanks.
Forum: Newbie Forum   07-22-2009, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 487
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
the extra threaded hole on the intercooler...

the extra threaded hole on the intercooler bracket is not for the turbo heatshield. OEM turbo heatshields have a bracket that attatches at the downpipe/turbo connection that the heatshield sits on...
Forum: The Hangout   10-16-2008, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
the loyale's had this design. we still see a few...

the loyale's had this design. we still see a few at the dealership. suprised me as well the first time i saw it. you'd think the spare would be dry rotted by all that heat. the old pre OBD days.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-25-2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,026
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
indoor or outdoor storage? some sta-bil might not...

indoor or outdoor storage? some sta-bil might not be a bad idea to keep the gas from turning to varnish/going bad. if it's outdoors, plug up the exhaust with something or wrap it up with plastic to...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   09-21-2008, 12:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,786
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
correct. neither are the intercooler splitter or...

correct. neither are the intercooler splitter or bellows as the 08-09's are way different to accomodate the more square intercooler the new ones are using.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-21-2008, 12:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,016
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
have you done a compression test or leakdown test...

have you done a compression test or leakdown test yet? pretty easy to do. if you can change your plugs you can do a compression test. that should point you in the right direction. I did one on a...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-20-2008, 11:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,315
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
06-09 ---> 2.0<2.5L. Both have timing belts...

06-09 ---> 2.0<2.5L. Both have timing belts that subaru says should be changed at 105K.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-20-2008, 11:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
pop the hood and get the paint code of the info...

pop the hood and get the paint code of the info plaque on the drivers side shock tower
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-20-2008, 11:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,215
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
a P0420 code is a catalyst inefficiency code, not...

a P0420 code is a catalyst inefficiency code, not a bad o2 sensor.
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-20-2008, 11:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 993
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
turbo and H6's plugs are replaced at 60K at the...

turbo and H6's plugs are replaced at 60K at the dealership I work for. N/A cars are replaced at 30K intervals.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-20-2008, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,073
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
just pull down on the lower half you just took...

just pull down on the lower half you just took the one screw out of. should pull off. the plastic isn't that thin. you can't do much to it with your hands and/or trim sticks if you're carefull. the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   01-21-2008, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,332
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
If it's a stage 2 car you can almost guarantee...

If it's a stage 2 car you can almost guarantee that the car has been run hard. How much are they charging for the car?


This may apply to the car you are looking at if it has the stock up-pipe....
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   12-31-2007, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 633
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
your car is in limp mode. cruise control is...

your car is in limp mode. cruise control is disabled and i'm pretty sure it won't allow any boost. take it to an advanced auto and have them read and clear the code for free. if the dealer pulls the...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   12-30-2007, 07:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,745
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
here's a thread i found for blacking out 06-07...

here's a thread i found for blacking out 06-07 headlights.

Crux Motorsports Forums :: View topic - 06-07 Black Out Headlight Mod (http://www.cruxmotorsports.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=14)
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   12-28-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,984
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
After reading page 58 in the december 07 Subie...

After reading page 58 in the december 07 Subie sport, i have more faith in RA gear strength. The time attack car is holding 410whp and torque with cryo treated and micropolished RA's. Ratio's are a...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   12-24-2007, 01:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,250
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
chances are there's nothing wrong with your...

chances are there's nothing wrong with your lifters. the ticking sound is a characteristic of these boxer engines, especially when they first start up.
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-24-2007, 01:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 696
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
replacing your OEM downpipe will eliminate 1 or...

replacing your OEM downpipe will eliminate 1 or more cats and or replace them with a hi flow cat. this will add more rumble to the exhaust note, and more importantly add hp. you will need a form of...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   12-03-2007, 11:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,984
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
i'm waiting for the Touge tunning gears. supposed...

i'm waiting for the Touge tunning gears. supposed to be be stronger than RA's and in better ratios, while being cheaper than PPG's. there's a thread on NASIOC about them. Andrewtech did the install...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-27-2007, 01:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,164
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
i painted the mounting hardware black as well and...

i painted the mounting hardware black as well and even put a dab of epoxy on the threads to eliminate any chances of the screws from vibrating off. love those hella horns behind your grill. how'd u...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-25-2007, 10:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,164
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd263/technics0...

http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd263/technics0819/PA040135.jpg


maybe the one you saw just covered up the factory mesh. i did mine the right way by trimming out the OEM mesh. Prodrive makes...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-29-2007, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,332
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
got any pics of the car before tint was removed?...

got any pics of the car before tint was removed? never seen a tinted one before. that's a lot of windows to tint. i've always liked those cars. way before i even got into subarus. 3.3 H6?
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2007, 12:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 728
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
42K+ on an 06 seems like alot. the warranty is...

42K+ on an 06 seems like alot. the warranty is through the dealer i assume since SOA would never cover those mods. just make sure the warranty is in writing and you should be ok. looks like a...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   10-16-2007, 12:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,607
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
06/07 stage 2''s OTS, generally put you at 230whp...

06/07 stage 2''s OTS, generally put you at 230whp and 260+ wheel torque, which has been know to shred 3rd gear. 280whp would require a VF-39. get a 20G if you get a bigger non IHI turbo. i think the...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-12-2007, 11:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
how'd you paint the red stripe on your wheels?...

how'd you paint the red stripe on your wheels? have you made, or followed a DIY paint thread? you use a spraycan? assume you just scuffed the surface up with some fine sandpaper, cleaned...
Forum: Mid Atlantic WRX Forum   10-12-2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,288
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
these guys are lesser known and have great...

these guys are lesser known and have great products/services. http://www.arfabrication.com/

i'm near mach v. they dynoed my car. dan's a good guy. there have been good/bad stories with mach V....
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   09-19-2007, 10:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,288
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
i dynoed at 205 whp and 240wtq on a dynojet dyno....

i dynoed at 205 whp and 240wtq on a dynojet dyno. don't know if those read high or not. i'm pretty much stock. just a CBE, Y pipe, k&n drop in filter. a pro-tuned stage 2 06/07 should be right...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-17-2007, 02:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,850
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
i heard the torque curve of a VF39 powered 06/07...

i heard the torque curve of a VF39 powered 06/07 wrx is easier on the tranny than an OTS stage 2 or a pro-tuned stage 2 (which has definately blown some trannies out there). Anyone ever hear of an...
Forum: The Hangout   09-17-2007, 02:48 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 15,851
Posted By 2006wrxturbo
to each his own but i can't stand the look of the...

to each his own but i can't stand the look of the 08 models. aside from looks, subaru started using plastic/composite intake manifolds on the 2008 wrx. i've seen chevy's and fords that have had...
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