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Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   04-01-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 940
Posted By angdefeo
Genome exhaust

Are Genome exhaust's available for 08+ Sti?
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-27-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,346
Posted By angdefeo
I have been using a Proclip mount to mount my...

I have been using a Proclip mount to mount my TomTom navigation unit. They might make one for your model too. Here is a link to the website.
Device Holders and Dashboard Vehicle Mounts#-#ProClip...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   10-26-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,857
Posted By angdefeo
He should. With all this good advice he deserves...

He should. With all this good advice he deserves something.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   02-14-2011, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,254
Posted By angdefeo
Thak you for the update. I hope all is well for...

Thak you for the update. I hope all is well for you.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   12-28-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,254
Posted By angdefeo
245/40 vs 255/35

Which tire would be the optimal fit for 18x9 +50 offset wheels? I plan on running 18x9 wheels on my 09 Sti in the summer. At this point i have the following tires available:

245/40/18 Dunlop SP...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-29-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,387
Posted By angdefeo
Thanks for the advice everyone. I ended up...

Thanks for the advice everyone. I ended up bringing the car back. The issue scared me enough to not even want to figure it out.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-29-2010, 06:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,387
Posted By angdefeo
I brought the car back to the dealer and had the...

I brought the car back to the dealer and had the sale canceled. The issue with the car is no longer mine to worry about.

Just to better describe the sound. I have had axel joints replaced on...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-28-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,387
Posted By angdefeo
Over the past year, the white color has really...

Over the past year, the white color has really grown on me. The satin pearl white has really grown on me. My black 07 is back to stock.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-28-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,387
Posted By angdefeo
I also own a black 07 Sti. I was...

I also own a black 07 Sti.

I was considering trading it for a white 07 Sti. After driving the white one the differential problems surfaced and i did not buy it.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-26-2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,387
Posted By angdefeo
Crunching, grinding and clunking

I have an 07 Sti with 18k miles (completely stock). When I am at a complete stop and then turn the steering wheel all the way to the right or left and attempt to turn, I hear a loud crunching,...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   11-02-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,334
Posted By angdefeo
I wanted to update everyone. After consulting...

I wanted to update everyone. After consulting with Mosc and taking his advice, i went with a dedicated set of winter tires. I choose Blizzak LM-25. I swapped the gold wheels off of my 07 STi added...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-31-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,615
Posted By angdefeo
Does the resonator reduce performance?

Does the resonator reduce performance?
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-29-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,615
Posted By angdefeo
i wish i could have heard them all before i made...

i wish i could have heard them all before i made the choice.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-28-2009, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,615
Posted By angdefeo
I had the exhaust changed from the turbo out to...

I had the exhaust changed from the turbo out to the muffler. The car has an Invidia catted down pipe and Perrin Cat back twin tip exhaust.

I am also running Stage 2 Cobb Accessport after the...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-27-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,615
Posted By angdefeo
Reducing noise in the cabin?

I just got my car back from the shop where i had the exhaust modified from the turbo back. I added Perrin Cat Back Twin Tip Exhaust. Being new to the modification world, i didn't know how loud each...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   10-10-2009, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,287
Posted By angdefeo
I dont know if this applies to Subaru gas tanks,...

I dont know if this applies to Subaru gas tanks, but i know that some gas tanks have a sort of an evaporation tank at the top of the neck where you fill the gas tank. This zone of the tank can get...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-10-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,681
Posted By angdefeo
I like this exchange. I will continue to do it...

I like this exchange. I will continue to do it in the future. It makes me feel like i am part of something bigger.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-10-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,681
Posted By angdefeo
The Peace Sign from other WRX drivers

In the past two weeks i have driven on the same road or crossed paths with a few other WRX's and Sti's. As we saw each other the other driver flashed me the peace sign with their fingers. I returned...
Forum: The Hangout   10-04-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,425
Posted By angdefeo
Wow, your car looks great. Is that a factory...

Wow, your car looks great. Is that a factory paint job?
Forum: The Hangout   10-03-2009, 07:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,160
Posted By angdefeo
Congrats!

Congrats!
Forum: Tri State WRX Forum   08-27-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 837
Posted By angdefeo
CBRD Speedfactory

I just got a black '07 WRX STi from CBRD Speedfactory in York, PA. After getting a tour of the facility, Caleb, the sales guru at the Speedfactory handled the sale. This has been the easiest car buy...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-26-2009, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,675
Posted By angdefeo
I didnt realize that car wash cause small...

I didnt realize that car wash cause small scratchs. I will not be lazy and do the hand wash. But during the winter when my delicate hands might get cold, i will find a brushless car wash.
...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-24-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,067
Posted By angdefeo
A good tint looks really good on a car, but even...

A good tint looks really good on a car, but even a small bubble or wrinkle will cheapen the whole car. Unless you can practice first and then try the installation on your car, i would suggest using...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-24-2009, 08:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,675
Posted By angdefeo
Car wash and STI Wing

I just got an '07 Sti and wanted to ask everyone if they take their cars through a car wash? I was concerned about the wing being damaged. What have your experiences been with your STi's wing and...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-18-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,472
Posted By angdefeo
Does the WRX have the similar setting choice of...

Does the WRX have the similar setting choice of the STi to switch from I, S, and S# drives? I have an STi and there is a noticeable difference between the 3 settings.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-16-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,786
Posted By angdefeo
I have a stock '09 Sti and typically rive more...

I have a stock '09 Sti and typically rive more city than highyway. I mange to get around 18-19 mpg. What i find strange is that i get better mpg with the Sport # setting than the others.
Forum: Tri State WRX Forum   08-13-2009, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,494
Posted By angdefeo
IAG (JJ), I have exchanged a few emails with...

IAG (JJ),
I have exchanged a few emails with Ron from your shop already. He was very helpful and he answered all my questions and explained a few things that i did not understand. At this point, i...
Forum: Tri State WRX Forum   08-13-2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,494
Posted By angdefeo
I am planning on the following: -exhaust...

I am planning on the following:
-exhaust upgrade from the turbo back
-upgrade the intake
-Cobb Accessport
-Kartboy short throw shifter
- rear difuser and front air splitter

I might do some...
Forum: Tri State WRX Forum   08-12-2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,494
Posted By angdefeo
IAG Performance

Has anyone used IAG Performance to work on their car? What was your experience like and how did it work out?
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-10-2009, 08:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By angdefeo
Yes, i love my new car. Its the first time in my...

Yes, i love my new car. Its the first time in my life that i have a sports car and like driving it everyday.

What have you done? Have you gotten a new car?
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   08-09-2009, 09:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,409
Posted By angdefeo
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   08-08-2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,409
Posted By angdefeo
I have both, just trying to gather info on both...

I have both, just trying to gather info on both at the same time.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   08-07-2009, 07:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,409
Posted By angdefeo
Exhaust Brands

I am going to upgrade the exhaust on an 07 Sti from the turbo all the way out with a cat. But there are so many brands and so many possibilites. Is there a large difference between these brands:...
Forum: Newbie Forum   07-29-2009, 09:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,948
Posted By angdefeo
You can use the trip toggle switch to turn it...

You can use the trip toggle switch to turn it on/off or change the rev number where it will set off the alert.
Forum: Newbie Forum   07-28-2009, 12:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By angdefeo
I bought an '09 STi at the end of May in NJ. I...

I bought an '09 STi at the end of May in NJ. I paid dealer invoice for the car and for dealer installed options.
Forum: Newbie Forum   07-28-2009, 12:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 42,951
Posted By angdefeo
Would installing a downpipe with a high flow...

Would installing a downpipe with a high flow catalytic converter allow me to pass state inspection in PA?
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   06-30-2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,260
Posted By angdefeo
I am averaging just around 20mpgs in mixed city...

I am averaging just around 20mpgs in mixed city and highway mileage for the first 1200 miles. Its well below 20mpg in strictly city driving.

Have you switch it to I drive versus Sport or Sport...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   06-29-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,334
Posted By angdefeo
All Season Tires

I just bought a 09 WRX STi and want to get a set of all season tires plus a set of wheels that i can swap in and out. What are your thoughts on either:
Continental ExtremeContact DWS
Toyo Proxes 4...
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