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Forum: The Hangout   03-19-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,461
Posted By Chase
I'd be down bit it would really depend when. If...

I'd be down bit it would really depend when. If it was in the mid states... Maybe doable.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-17-2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,144
Posted By Chase
Um... I found those too about 3 months ago....

Um...
I found those too about 3 months ago. That means your done sir. Game over. Who rebuilt the tranny? I hope it's under warranty. There are two options here

1. You currently have gears in your...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-15-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
I should get my last few first phase break in...

I should get my last few first phase break in miles in today then Im going to get to do a third gear pull onto the freeway. Very excitd to feel it in action. Who knows? Could be my favorite.
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-14-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,264
Posted By Chase
Put this up on nasioc.com and I imagine you'll...

Put this up on nasioc.com and I imagine you'll have offers pouring in from guys to do it for half of that.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   03-14-2012, 02:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 25,992
Posted By Chase
I had that exact problem. I've not read through...

I had that exact problem. I've not read through this threadi in some time. Did you replace the egt sensor, three one plugged into the down pipe? That caused me hesitation for two years.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-13-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Ya, speaking with my local tuner he saw his last...

Ya, speaking with my local tuner he saw his last FP green tune come alive at 4100 RPM's. Too late IMO.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-13-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Exactly Kirt. I'm telling him to tune in the...

Exactly Kirt. I'm telling him to tune in the following order:
1) longevity. Not in a hurry to tear into another block. One huge project a year is fine by me

2) Low end power and quick spool.
...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-13-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,144
Posted By Chase
Is it like a binding only around corners? Does...

Is it like a binding only around corners? Does the car get jumpy?
When my front dif went out, When turning it clicked hard and you could feel it.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-13-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Previous owner's dyno session. So you're right,...

Previous owner's dyno session. So you're right, with a new clutch it's likely different. In any case, it's going in for a retune for sure as soon as the break in is over and for an inspection. It's...
Forum: The Hangout   03-12-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By Chase
Pm me I actually need some interior pieces when...

Pm me I actually need some interior pieces when you get it, we'll work out a price so we both win.
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-12-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By Chase
If it's coming from back there, pull the exhaust,...

If it's coming from back there, pull the exhaust, then the driveshaft. I don't remember if you can do this without pulling the downpipe or not(downpipe is the section of exhaust right off the turbo...
Forum: The Hangout   03-12-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By Chase
Take the six for sure. if you can let go if the...

Take the six for sure. if you can let go if the other hot ticket items (BBS, brembos, interior, cluster, hids if rear hit,) etc you can snag your three to four grand back. But then all the small...
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-11-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,556
Posted By Chase
FRICK that's sexy Randy. Drive over here and I'll...

FRICK that's sexy Randy. Drive over here and I'll trade you straight across lol.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-10-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Thanks Josh. I was right last night when I was...

Thanks Josh. I was right last night when I was hoping the choppy running was bad gas. Fresh tank and it runs like a champ. No stalling.
Forum: The Hangout   03-10-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
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Views: 663
Posted By Chase
Is your car done yet? I've been waiting for...

Is your car done yet? I've been waiting for months to be allowed to give you crap lol. Seriously, who are you to decide to keep one more beautiful SRP WRX off the road? :)
Forum: The Hangout   03-10-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 26,659
Posted By Chase
^ Still needs to put up more pics of his car so I...

^ Still needs to put up more pics of his car so I can get my blaze fix
< FINISHED HIS SIX SWAP last night and has cuts everywhere on his hands to prove it
v hasn't tackled a project in a tiny...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-10-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Ok. First test drive was last night. I bought my...

Ok. First test drive was last night. I bought my car like 4 months ago, and drove it for the first time...last night lol. Talk about a lesson in patience.

Of course there are some kinks to work...
Forum: The Hangout   03-10-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,724
Posted By Chase
Very excited to see you get it. Way to usher...

Very excited to see you get it.

Way to usher in the era of "Losing another of our forums few guru's to a BRZ forum" lol
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   03-02-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 807
Posted By Chase
JF1GE75608G00173 Pulled it off an ebay 08 Wrx....

JF1GE75608G00173
Pulled it off an ebay 08 Wrx. What's up?
Forum: Handling Tech   03-02-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,040
Posted By Chase
This. Good lord they are crap. I couldn't...

This.

Good lord they are crap. I couldn't even bring myself to wait for the first drive to get rid of them. They made the fenders ride on rubber


Well put
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-01-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Ya, now that I'm thinking about it my 04 started...

Ya, now that I'm thinking about it my 04 started to get a bit of a "zip" going into fifth when accelerating. But I called the place up, of course the guy who sold the tranny to me doesn't work there...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-01-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Its from an 06

Its from an 06
Forum: The Hangout   03-01-2012, 12:28 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,358
Posted By Chase
Yup, I freaked when I saw the price last week....

Yup, I freaked when I saw the price last week. Then I pulled out my company credit card and filled up my work van with my boss's money lol.

Not looking forward to filling up the subie when it's...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-01-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Sorry for the long gaps in my updating/being...

Sorry for the long gaps in my updating/being around :) I'm in the garage whenever possible, or spending time with the wife. The "ME time" I have for car related stuff gets quickly eaten up in the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   02-09-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,353
Posted By Chase
Start saving for a transmission. That clutch is...

Start saving for a transmission. That clutch is going to end your current five speed.
Forum: Handling Tech   02-03-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 963
Posted By Chase
I'm by no means a suspension guru, but I have...

I'm by no means a suspension guru, but I have purchased twice now, as of today, swift springs. This is because they have a very clear mission statement front and center on their parts that their...
Forum: Road Course/Autocross Tech   02-03-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,593
Posted By Chase
Rally cross. Wish there were more events around...

Rally cross. Wish there were more events around here
Forum: Tri State WRX Forum   01-28-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,289
Posted By Chase
This isn't the best place man. Go over to nasioc,...

This isn't the best place man. Go over to nasioc, to their classified section. You'll have tons of interest.
Forum: Newbie Forum   01-24-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,762
Posted By Chase
Jdm Sti bug eye head lights will make that thing...

Jdm Sti bug eye head lights will make that thing look like a show car. First thing I'd buy if I got into a bug again.

Nice ride :)
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-24-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Been looking at an oil leak that was very low...

Been looking at an oil leak that was very low down the last couple nights I spent on it. Got the flywheel off tonight and it was the rear main. :)

TWO BIRDS!

I was gonna replace it anyway but...
Forum: Newbie Forum   01-23-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,628
Posted By Chase
If you buy an Sti, the is no up pipe cat. As well...

If you buy an Sti, the is no up pipe cat. As well as an 07 Wrx.



seriously good point, never thought of that. Ive never wanted to go front mount, this seals it.
Thanks Justin.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-23-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,734
Posted By Chase
Nice find. Please update compatibility and...

Nice find. Please update compatibility and problems as you go so we have the information here on hand.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-22-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,734
Posted By Chase
Your rear end is currently a 3.54. The 06 07 usdm...

Your rear end is currently a 3.54. The 06 07 usdm is a 1.1:1 so it outputs your 3.54 ratio. We keep coming back to this because this is what we know, I'm not sure what you'll need with the v7.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-22-2012, 04:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,258
Posted By Chase
A lot of guys go with an Sti turbo, vf39. You're...

A lot of guys go with an Sti turbo, vf39. You're correct, with that you want upgraded injectors (stock Sti will work) and a fuel pump. As well as an Sti top mount intercooler and the up pipe. You...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-22-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,734
Posted By Chase
Right, and there is an AA at the end of the...

Right, and there is an AA at the end of the tranny code of the six. I, and apparently Randy, don't know about the jdm v7, so he's just drawing off the five speed info.

And to reiterate, why not a...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-21-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
OK, I figured this is 50 comments deep without...

OK, I figured this is 50 comments deep without any real info so thats why I thought we might want to shake the etcha sketch.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-21-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
I've got my clutch coming, and dropped the five...

I've got my clutch coming, and dropped the five speed last night. Just updating :)

I'm going to try to get pics and do a write up. Should I keep it here or start a new thread?
Forum: The Hangout   01-20-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,041
Posted By Chase
My list, got my license in 2003. 26 years old,...

My list, got my license in 2003. 26 years old, I've had my fair share.

-85 Mazda 626 pos

-89 acura Integra. This is when the car bug bit me, sad to say, because of a little movie called "The...
Forum: Newbie Forum   01-19-2012, 12:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By Chase
White, white, white! We need more specs....

White, white, white!

We need more specs. That is an amazing price on the white one though. Modifications? Title history? Tires? Look around door jams and fender/ hood edges for damage/ repaint...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-16-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,664
Posted By Chase
Lol. This one always cracks me up. Ive been there.

Lol. This one always cracks me up. Ive been there.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-15-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,090
Posted By Chase
I don't have numbers... A lot? it's not going to...

I don't have numbers... A lot? it's not going to limit a stage two setup with a vf39 if thats what your looking for.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-15-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Matt your info is probably more reliable. I've...

Matt your info is probably more reliable. I've read several times that it will work, and I believe I've read a couple accounts first hand that did it. Not 100% sure on that, I just know I've read...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-15-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,378
Posted By Chase
Generally these cars are pretty good at picking...

Generally these cars are pretty good at picking up a misfire, so good that usually if one cylinder misfires, it'll throw that code as well as a multiple misfire code. Just saying I think the sensors...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-15-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
I would assume the desire to use the Wrx clutch...

I would assume the desire to use the Wrx clutch would come into play when an owner upgraded the clutch in the Wrx first.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   01-15-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 15,767
Posted By Chase
Actually, the 06 07 Wrx are a completely...

Actually, the 06 07 Wrx are a completely different clutch, as they are a pull style. The 02-05 Wrx has the push style which is the same as the Sti, just slightly smaller. A lot of guys have retained...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-10-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,408
Posted By Chase
Right, so I'd say A. Better off buying new...

Right, so I'd say
A. Better off buying new from Subaru
B. Find a deal and save a few hundred
C. Get one that has upgraded pistons for a little more.

I want to say they were $1700 a few years...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-10-2012, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,961
Posted By Chase
It wont matter. But the 565s are Sti pink...

It wont matter. But the 565s are Sti pink injectors, and they are side feed, so you would need matching fuel rails to utilize them. I believe 05 or later Wrx injectors will be the size you are...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-10-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,408
Posted By Chase
I could be way out in left field here, but isn't ...

I could be way out in left field here, but isn't $2000 high for a short block that has upgraded pistons with moderate horsepower limitations. If it were me, I'd basically look at it like it has...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-09-2012, 01:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,408
Posted By Chase
Ya, you can get a shop to pro tune with the...

Ya, you can get a shop to pro tune with the access port. And definitely check the pistons. I could easily see a shop throwing a brand name around like that to make a customer think it was an upgrade.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-09-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,408
Posted By Chase
Thanks for clarifying Chris.

Thanks for clarifying Chris.
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