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Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   Today, 02:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By AllExtinct
could always go for a used Sti intercooler spray...

could always go for a used Sti intercooler spray kit.

only part with that is acquiring all the necessary to have it work the way it was intended.
Forum: Newbie Forum   Today, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 166
Posted By AllExtinct
Probably going to have to swap the ECU as well.

Probably going to have to swap the ECU as well.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   Today, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By AllExtinct
I used seafoam a few times in the past on my high...

I used seafoam a few times in the past on my high mileage engine in the vac line and it was fine after words however a few months later I ended that engine with a spun bearing, coincidental, maybe.
...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   Today, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 75
Posted By AllExtinct
Try calling a local Subaru dealership they could...

Try calling a local Subaru dealership they could probably help you out if you have no luck anywhere else or maybe even go to a hardware store and see if you can find a substitute for it.
It's only a...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   Yesterday, 08:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 657
Posted By AllExtinct
I think they are for the slim fans. Looks good...

I think they are for the slim fans.
Looks good though man.
Did you check your clearance on your upper radiator hose,when I put my hoses on the upper one was really close to the PS pulley and I had...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-27-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 241
Posted By AllExtinct
Paid 9k and some change a couple years ago with...

Paid 9k and some change a couple years ago with 82k miles on it.
One owner,bone stock

If I had extra money now, I would do a exterior overhaul bodywork/paint/wide body kit/springs /rims.
But...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-26-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By AllExtinct
Welcome to the forums and gratz on your purchase....

Welcome to the forums and gratz on your purchase.

Sounds like you looking for a catback exhaust.
You can listen to some YouTube videos that people post for examples to give you a general idea of...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-25-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
Figured Id share this info to the AP Users. To...

Figured Id share this info to the AP Users.
To remove the CEL codes I used Access Tuner Race for AP.
To do this you need to go to Edit/Adv Param/Toggle base and uncheck all TGV codes.
You need to...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-25-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By AllExtinct
That was it man, Swapped them back and she...

That was it man, Swapped them back and she started right up.
Can't believe I mixed up 2 hoses that sit right next to each other. That must have been the part of the reassembly when I was on Daddy...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-25-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 657
Posted By AllExtinct
Don't forget to burp your coolant line. :D

Don't forget to burp your coolant line. :D
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-25-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By AllExtinct
this is how I did it. /slap

this is how I did it. /slap
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-25-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By AllExtinct
Dam how the hell did I screw that up lol! I...

Dam how the hell did I screw that up lol!
I just checked mine and I have the top one on the middle. I'll swap em after work and give ya a update. Thanks bro!
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-24-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
Thanks guys. Now I understand why people pay to...

Thanks guys. Now I understand why people pay to have this done.
defiantly a time consuming process.
But it does feel good to know you did the work yourself.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-24-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By AllExtinct
I don't think. I know the bottom line is right...

I don't think. I know the bottom line is right because that has a clamp on it but the top 2 might be swapped. Is there a way to tell if they are?
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   09-24-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By AllExtinct
Some people have luck with Ebay CB's and other's...

Some people have luck with Ebay CB's and other's don't.
My way of looking at it is you get what you pay for.
If you buy it and get a few months out of it, well you have no one to blame but...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-24-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By AllExtinct
Ground problem?

So I recently did my TGV delete and moved the ground that was on the passenger side on the top of the manifold and bolted it on the one bolt that was used for the motor that was removed on the front...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-24-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
It's a little behind but here's the finished...

It's a little behind but here's the finished product.
Didn't really put to much into the outside but it does look nice and shiny now. :D
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-22-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,277
Posted By AllExtinct
Yeah your better off doing a overhaul on it while...

Yeah your better off doing a overhaul on it while it's in working condition.
I didn't have the option at the time to do it on mine since it was my DD.
You gonna pick up new head bolts? I've seen...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-22-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 113
Posted By AllExtinct
Post pics.

Post pics.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-22-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,277
Posted By AllExtinct
Nothing like a leaky valve cover seal to make a...

Nothing like a leaky valve cover seal to make a engine block all messy with oil. :-P
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-22-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 901
Posted By AllExtinct
Mods in order braking/suspension/speed. No...

Mods in order braking/suspension/speed.

No sense in making a car go fast if your not gonna be able to control it when you let it loose.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-21-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 657
Posted By AllExtinct
If your up to it,might as well while its easy...

If your up to it,might as well while its easy access to it.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-21-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 657
Posted By AllExtinct
Never tried any mishi products ,so not sure. I...

Never tried any mishi products ,so not sure.
I went with Samco for good rep. as well color.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-21-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 657
Posted By AllExtinct
When my radiator went a few years ago I picked up...

When my radiator went a few years ago I picked up a CX racing aluminum radiator and it still holding strong.
Don't fall for slim fans upgrade just stick with your stock fans.
That seems to be the...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-20-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 174
Posted By AllExtinct
Was the 3k just to rebuild the motor or for the...

Was the 3k just to rebuild the motor or for the motor and axels?
Set yourself a budget and go from there.
If you plan on going the rebuild route and having a garage do the work, I would look for a...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-19-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
Yeah I ordered oversized GS replacement gaskets...

Yeah I ordered oversized GS replacement gaskets for the IM/TGV and they are good.
I matched up the TGV/Head and they are good as well.

I didn't take to much meat off the bottom since I didn't...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-19-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
So after after numerous sanding wheels on the...

So after after numerous sanding wheels on the dremel and a hit with the polish wheel this seems to be my final outcome.

I have some flaws, I know but I did this from my garage not a machine shop...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-19-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
ESP. When the crank is the heart of the motor...

ESP. When the crank is the heart of the motor pretty much.
Once again if a motor has a spun bearing anything that comes into contact with oil is pretty much useless or will require more time and...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-19-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
Screw it, don't risk putting a used crank in just...

Screw it, don't risk putting a used crank in just grab up a new one.
OEM around $300
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-18-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
When you do crack the block don't be surprised if...

When you do crack the block don't be surprised if pressurized gas gets released. When I cracked my block a few bolts hissed at me. :-P
And just curious how many extensions you broke so far. Went...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-16-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
Quick shine job.

Quick shine job.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-16-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
Getting these rounded out was the biggest PITA...

Getting these rounded out was the biggest PITA part by far.
I used a variety of different bits but a rounded ruff handle file seemed to gut it out the quickest then just hit it up with the dremel a...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-16-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
So here's what I got done the past couple days. ...

So here's what I got done the past couple days.
Capped off the holes on the outside and caked the bolts up with JB weld so no worries of leaks here. :D

Did the quick cuts with the carbon hacksaw...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-16-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
So I have the divider plates cutout, used a...

So I have the divider plates cutout, used a carbon blade hacksaw that only took about 10 mins per set.
And used a few different attachments for the power still and dremel and the best luck I have...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-14-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
Yeah I painted my intake already while doing the...

Yeah I painted my intake already while doing the swap def. looks better painted.
I picked up some more odd and ends stuff at Lowes last night and grabbed some black temp paint for the TGV.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-13-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By AllExtinct
I would stick with a stock clutch setup. Pretty...

I would stick with a stock clutch setup.
Pretty sure your clutch is your fail safe.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-13-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
I felt like adding a personal touch to these so I...

I felt like adding a personal touch to these so I carefully cut the tops off where the motor and sensors stuck up.
Since I didn't plan on buying the metal plates to cover the holes up with I cut...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-13-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
So here is where I ran into my first problem. ...

So here is where I ran into my first problem.
I've seen alot of people post about just removing the screws from the butterfly's to remove the shaft but easier said than done.
These screws are cheap...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-13-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By AllExtinct
TGV Delete project :)

So I'm in the process of doing the TGV delete mod and figured I would share some pics of how the progress is going.
I'll try to keep updating this with fresh pics and share any problems that I run...
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   09-13-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 216
Posted By AllExtinct
Dirty injectors maybe? Check the spark plugs...

Dirty injectors maybe?
Check the spark plugs at all?

3 things are needed for it to run, fuel/air/spark

Being it cranks over is a good sign at least.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-12-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By AllExtinct
your best bet for finding the sound for the...

your best bet for finding the sound for the exhaust might be crawling under and checking to see if the mounting bracket for the down pipe is secured.
I know my downpipe bracket broke some time back...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-11-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By AllExtinct
Post up a video if you could. Makes a diagnosis...

Post up a video if you could.
Makes a diagnosis much easier. :-)
plus I collect marbles :-P
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-11-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 915
Posted By AllExtinct
.35 seems kinda much. NGK's come pre gapped at...

.35 seems kinda much.
NGK's come pre gapped at .30 and never had a issue with em.
But I guess that's why it's important to use the right plugs for the right yr car.

Welcome to the convo Randy!
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-09-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
Here's some pics of what my spun bearing came out...

Here's some pics of what my spun bearing came out as well.
Not sure if yours looked as bad as this.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-09-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
The bottom of the some water pumps actually have...

The bottom of the some water pumps actually have 2 ports in it one for the engine and one for the oil cooler on the other side.
I know the one that was on my old EJ205 was like that.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-09-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
http://www.wrxtuners.com/forums/f52/do-i-need-oil-...

http://www.wrxtuners.com/forums/f52/do-i-need-oil-cooler-33555/
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-09-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,154
Posted By AllExtinct
I dont have one either. I looked into it and...

I dont have one either. I looked into it and unless you are doing track runs and such you dont need one. Oil temp gauge will do fine.

Maybe someone else will chime in to confirm this as well.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-09-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,277
Posted By AllExtinct
18lbs of boost at stage 2! Man have I been...

18lbs of boost at stage 2!
Man have I been missing out, dam my TD04. :(

Also have a perrin inlet and honestly think they are over rated.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   09-08-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,277
Posted By AllExtinct
I dont think I ever got past 16.0psi on my TD04,...

I dont think I ever got past 16.0psi on my TD04, then again it did have 150k miles on it.
Most of the time I would adv. 15.5 on stage 2 93oct.

Hopefully you get it sorted out, it does suck having...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-08-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 316
Posted By AllExtinct
That means no more AP then right. :crying: I...

That means no more AP then right. :crying:
I like having all the options of AP in the palm of your hand but it sure is tempting to be able to have someone send a map to your just like that.

I did...
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