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Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-17-2007, 06:40 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By cannibal86
05-06 has cloth visors - and guess what? They are...

05-06 has cloth visors - and guess what? They are a direct fit.
Have them in mine - even added in a (somewhat ghetto) lighted vanity mirror mod...

check out: ...
Forum: Articles: Misc. How-To's   10-04-2007, 02:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 7,063
Posted By cannibal86
easier way to open impreza headlight bulb cover

Hey everyone - I just did the lightweight crank pulley mod... while I was in there, I also had to reseat one of my headlight bulbs and was thinking about how to open the casing... I'm not sure if the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   06-18-2007, 02:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,050
Posted By cannibal86
the black plastic one is called a rock blocker or...

the black plastic one is called a rock blocker or bug deflector. They are available from your dealer and install in about 10 minutes. Cost is something around $100 from what I recall - there is an...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-30-2006, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,068
Posted By cannibal86
Those will work, but may be a tad expensive... ...

Those will work, but may be a tad expensive...

I think I have a pair of Narva Golds in my fogs and they look awesome (esp. with the PIAA JDM style fogs on the 04-05 models :) )
Forum: The Hangout   09-18-2006, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By cannibal86
Thumbs up try this http://www.fumotovalve.com/ I...

try this

http://www.fumotovalve.com/

I have the one without the nipple (I think it's F105)
There's a thread over at scoobymods about this I think... let me see...

Ah yes, here it is...
...
Forum: The Hangout   09-15-2006, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By cannibal86
get a fumoto valve and never buy crush washers...

get a fumoto valve and never buy crush washers again (plus change your oil in like 15 minutes tops)
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   04-19-2006, 03:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By cannibal86
tomtom

Yes, you are correct - they do provide a live "traffic" info/navigation option, but I think it's a subscription service and I'm not entirely sure what models qualify (or how good/accurate it is).
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   01-11-2006, 12:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 652
Posted By cannibal86
Yeah, but after it's painted and mounted (that...

Yeah, but after it's painted and mounted (that sounded kinda perverted), it may be difficult to tell the difference. :rolleyes:

Personally, I never really understood why exterior pieces cost so...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   01-09-2006, 10:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 669
Posted By cannibal86
I'm fairly certain this has already been done...

I'm fairly certain this has already been done before - try looking on NASIOC or one of the other message boards.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   12-21-2005, 11:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,060
Posted By cannibal86
Looks good, but I'm not quite sure how it mounts...

Looks good, but I'm not quite sure how it mounts up to the bumper/frame.
Not enough pics of it on the 04-05's
Forum: Handling Tech   12-21-2005, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,081
Posted By cannibal86
Thumbs up +1 for the Proxes 4 and the P Zero Nero's (?M+S) ...

+1 for the Proxes 4 and the P Zero Nero's (?M+S)

both are very good tires.

-C
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-04-2005, 09:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By cannibal86
Talking Who, me? Bone stock baby! ROFL but if I...

Who, me? Bone stock baby!

ROFL but if I were to do it, I'd probably go with the gutted uppipe, Borla Hush or perhaps the new whisper catback, and some engine management to maximize the power...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-04-2005, 03:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By cannibal86
depends on what you're looking for. CA popos can...

depends on what you're looking for. CA popos can be somewhat anal about exhausts and exhaust sound dB levels... safest bet for aftermarket catback would be Borla Hush (twin tip, so it looks stock,...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-21-2005, 11:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By cannibal86
pics of my setup

pics of my setup
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-21-2005, 01:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By cannibal86
Thumbs up Sorry to resurrect.. I got a treo 650 and...

Sorry to resurrect..

I got a treo 650 and already had TomTom navigator 2004 lying around, so I got the Holux GPSlim receiver and it works great! You have to give the GPS receiver a couple of...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-15-2005, 02:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,465
Posted By cannibal86
Dude, use aquapel - kicks rain-x's butt. I think...

Dude, use aquapel - kicks rain-x's butt. I think I posted a review somewhere on a few of the scooby message boards.

http://www.wrxfanatics.com/index.php?showtopic=26082&hl=aquapel
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-03-2005, 12:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,465
Posted By cannibal86
Personally, I've been using Mothers system for a...

Personally, I've been using Mothers system for a while, but that just because I have a bunch of it lying around and I got a really good deal on them.

But I have heard VERY good things said about...
Forum: Articles: Handling Mods   10-22-2005, 02:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 6,324
Posted By cannibal86
STi Lower Arm Bar Install

I've been thinking about doing something like this for a while. Those eBay H-bars look pretty good, but I am a little hesitant to replace a piece that lends structural rigidity to the chassis with an...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-15-2005, 12:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By cannibal86
I had a Toshiba e700 series Pocket PC that was...

I had a Toshiba e700 series Pocket PC that was free from work. Unfortunately, I think that the major GPS programs out there are a little buggy with this particular model (i.e. TomTom, Navigator)
...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-14-2005, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By cannibal86
in car gps

I tried using a PDA as a GPS connected to a wired antenna and a cigarette plug adaptor. The PDA sat to the left of the gauge pod, just above the side vent.

That said, the PDA kinda sucks. The...
Forum: The Hangout   10-02-2005, 02:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,272
Posted By cannibal86
thanks for the heads up! !Thumbs Up

thanks for the heads up! !Thumbs Up
Forum: Handling Tech   09-17-2005, 01:08 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,734
Posted By cannibal86
Oh and don't forget it's easy to replace the...

Oh and don't forget it's easy to replace the stock brake fluid with something a little... better... like Motul 600 or Superblue ATE. That should also help improve the braking "feel" I think (since...
Forum: The Hangout   09-14-2005, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By cannibal86
Scratches may be a bit hard to completely remove...

Scratches may be a bit hard to completely remove since the subaru's paint job is notoriously thin.

There is this paste that you can use to help get rid of minor scratches called "gs-27" or...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-12-2005, 11:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,552
Posted By cannibal86
Talking R3x S3x

R3x S3x
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-12-2005, 11:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 788
Posted By cannibal86
Your dad seems to have a legitimate interest in...

Your dad seems to have a legitimate interest in your well-being and in your investment. Any car which is driven too aggressively to the point of abuse WILL break sooner. It's a simple point of...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-25-2005, 09:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,239
Posted By cannibal86
huh?

Wait a minute, is that a WRX? I thought only the STi model came with that front bumper / integrated lower lip look. Was that some kind of option or are all of the 06 WRXs like that? (just basing...
Forum: NorCal WRX Forum   07-08-2005, 09:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,199
Posted By cannibal86
I've heard that it's *really* bad... :(

I've heard that it's *really* bad... :(
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   07-08-2005, 12:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 730
Posted By cannibal86
Do it in the oven - safer and easier. Heat gun,...

Do it in the oven - safer and easier. Heat gun, if not used properly might even melt some of the plastic.
Forum: Handling Tech   06-28-2005, 09:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By cannibal86
Talking Usually the subydude prices are "shipped" prices...

Usually the subydude prices are "shipped" prices meaning that all of the cost of shipping is included in the quoted price. That said, sometimes subydude throws in free stuff like free lugs and a...
Forum: NorCal WRX Forum   06-27-2005, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,199
Posted By cannibal86
Hey guys, I just moved into Inner Sunset south of...

Hey guys, I just moved into Inner Sunset south of golden gate park from NY.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   05-26-2005, 12:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,268
Posted By cannibal86
Hmm... Here's my $0.02... It may or may not...

Hmm...

Here's my $0.02... It may or may not help your performance / stabilize your idling and electronics.

and it probably isn't worth paying over $20 for a kit.

But for about $5 from Home...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   05-26-2005, 12:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By cannibal86
Try doing a search sometime on this and other...

Try doing a search sometime on this and other subaru boards.

I like Vivid's site for one reason alone - it lists a ton of parts from many different manufacturers. Then when I find something I...
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-26-2005, 12:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By cannibal86
Dunno if this will help you since I'm not...

Dunno if this will help you since I'm not familiar with the Blitz setup, but it can't be all that different...

http://www.mattrandolph.com/wrx/boost/default.htm

You can thank me later ;)
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-24-2005, 10:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,483
Posted By cannibal86
Hmm... wow, how much did you tighten them?? I...

Hmm... wow, how much did you tighten them?? I did the MOMO ebrake handle mod and it came out just fine. I'm really quite happy with it.

http://img269.echo.cx/img269/9715/momo00098jv.th.jpg...
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-24-2005, 06:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,483
Posted By cannibal86
I've tried both threaded screw-on and set-screw...

I've tried both threaded screw-on and set-screw "universal" types of shift knobs and the threaded ones win by far. After a few months, the "universal" knob started vibrating like crazy. Traded up...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-03-2005, 01:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 922
Posted By cannibal86
Wow, scary - I came from a 96 Corolla to my 04...

Wow, scary - I came from a 96 Corolla to my 04 WRX

Anyways, as for floor mats, it depends on whether you want carpet or rubber. Carpet mats - pretty much have to get from the dealer or from ebay....
Forum: Tri State WRX Forum   02-17-2005, 03:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,841
Posted By cannibal86
Wink I'm near garden city. Check out the long...

I'm near garden city.

Check out the long island subaru club (http://www.longislandsubaruclub.com) website. May be more what you're looking for.
Forum: Newbie Forum   02-17-2005, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By cannibal86
Congrats and welcome! !Thumbs Up The premium...

Congrats and welcome! !Thumbs Up
The premium package is nice in that it adds the sunroof, heated seats, mirrors, and wipers (very useful for winter)

Check out www.scoobymods.com...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   01-31-2005, 11:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 715
Posted By cannibal86
Thumbs up Aquapel review - lasts longer and better than Rain-X

http://www.ppg.com/gls_aquapel/

After seeing a positive review on this stuff in the monthly AAA Magazine, I decided to take a chance on the stuff. It's available on eBay for the cheapest price. ...
Forum: Handling Tech   01-05-2005, 06:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,457
Posted By cannibal86
I've heard wheel spacers are just bad news but...

I've heard wheel spacers are just bad news but other than hearsay... <shrug>

That said, for a WRX or STi you really want your offset to be as close to 50 as possible - 48-52 should be your working...
Forum: Newbie Forum   01-04-2005, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 821
Posted By cannibal86
nice find - cool video !Thumbs Up

nice find - cool video !Thumbs Up
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-29-2004, 03:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,599
Posted By cannibal86
<shrug> :confused: that's what the video said......

<shrug> :confused: that's what the video said... it's a 96 MB file otherwise I might post it. And yes, these were all 4WD cars that Tiff (at least I think it was Tiff) was driving - Evo 6 vs. P1...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-29-2004, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,599
Posted By cannibal86
Question I think the key words here were drifting vs....

I think the key words here were drifting vs. powerslide. Because of the 4WD of the Subarus, the powerslide is really what we're able to do. I think there's a good Top Gear video floating around...
Forum: The Hangout   12-26-2004, 07:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 417
Posted By cannibal86
Unhappy WRX broken into - NY / LI area

My WRX got broken into at work, probably sometime between yesterday (Xmas) and today. Luckily, nothing was stolen, just the passengers side front window was smashed in. There was lots of glass on...
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-30-2004, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,284
Posted By cannibal86
Thumbs up DIY instructions with pics

linky linky

http://www.scoobymods.com/forums/showthread.php?t=235

Good luck. It really is quite easy. Get a set of good wire cutters though.

-C
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-26-2004, 09:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,836
Posted By cannibal86
Talking Here, try this - it will show you exactly where...

Here, try this - it will show you exactly where to tap in

http://www.mattrandolph.com/wrx/boost/default.htm

Good luck,
-C
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   11-07-2004, 10:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,089
Posted By cannibal86
Question I've *heard* that the 3/16th mod is fine and...

I've *heard* that the 3/16th mod is fine and works great if you have an essentially stock car, but that if you do any additional power mods like a gutted uppipe or downpipe, etc. then it seems to...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-04-2004, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By cannibal86
I agree - it's always good to replace gaskets -...

I agree - it's always good to replace gaskets - From what I've heard, copper gaskets are supposedly best... check these out:

http://www.crucialracing.com/products/gaskets.php
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-12-2004, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 717
Posted By cannibal86
Nice Job man! !Thumbs Up I see the intake,...

Nice Job man! !Thumbs Up

I see the intake, triple gauge cluster, and the BOV... any other mods?
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-02-2004, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
Posted By cannibal86
I've heard about the reflector thing being an...

I've heard about the reflector thing being an actual law,

but as far as the turn signal amber question - it depends on the state you live in. Most states require that it just BLINKS amber or...
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