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Forum: Non-Performance Tech   Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 73
Posted By AllExtinct
From what I've seen purolator and the oem are...

From what I've seen purolator and the oem are pretty much the same.
Could be misinformation though.
Ive seen water wetter though at Advance auto.

Im down for meet once I get up and running...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   Yesterday, 03:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 73
Posted By AllExtinct
replacing fluids back into engine.

So im about to start replacing fluids back into engine since its all buttoned up only thing left to do is install battery and was wondering if my research has sent me in the right direction.
...
Forum: Newbie Forum   Yesterday, 11:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 171
Posted By AllExtinct
If your looking to get at your 300 mark you might...

If your looking to get at your 300 mark you might be better off just saving up and building it from scratch.
Would kinda suck to do a bunch of work to the external of the engine only to have...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-25-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By AllExtinct
Be careful reusing clamps as well. I would pick...

Be careful reusing clamps as well.
I would pick up few new ones for the coolant lines just to save the headache down the line.
Vacuum lines are usually pretty good to reuse.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-25-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By AllExtinct
Gotcha. Yeah I tested the clutch out after I...

Gotcha.
Yeah I tested the clutch out after I pushed it forward and it sprung right back no problem.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-25-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By AllExtinct
That sucks about the TOB. So the throw out...

That sucks about the TOB.
So the throw out bearing doesn't just push right into the clutch with the clutch fork method? Maybe I misunderstood how you explained it.
When I bolted my engine and...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-25-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By AllExtinct
Shame, shame on someone, placing objects on the...

Shame, shame on someone, placing objects on the intercooler is no beuno :-D

2 months not to bad of turn around time considering what you had to deal with.
Ive been down since March, almost done...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-23-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By AllExtinct
Samco hose kit. And I'm too lazy to look up...

Samco hose kit.
And I'm too lazy to look up screw size but the ken gilbert manual might help you out. ;-)
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-22-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 226
Posted By AllExtinct
Don't forget to add the almighty BOV when your...

Don't forget to add the almighty BOV when your done so they hear you coming before they see you!

"I kid, I kid"
With all said above there is a lot of truth..

Don't be afraid to ask any...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-22-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 226
Posted By AllExtinct
Spats dont look bad. IMHO. Rear bumpers.... eh....

Spats dont look bad. IMHO.
Rear bumpers.... eh.
But hey it's your ride!
I only have a front lip on mine so far only gonna go for spats and rear diffuser to finish it up.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-21-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 226
Posted By AllExtinct
What kind of body mods you looking to do? There...

What kind of body mods you looking to do?
There is a wide array of body mods to do.
The more info you can give the better responses you will receive. :)
Ebay could be a starting place but it's hit...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-21-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 511
Posted By AllExtinct
What year did you end up going with? How many...

What year did you end up going with?
How many miles on it?
Did you get a carfax report?
Any pics?



And congratulations on your new ride!
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-20-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By AllExtinct
Sweet ,thanks man!

Sweet ,thanks man!
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-20-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By AllExtinct
Its like Christmas mourning! Good luck man.

Its like Christmas mourning!

Good luck man.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-20-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 511
Posted By AllExtinct
When I replaced my clutch just went with a...

When I replaced my clutch just went with a standard clutch nothing special it has held up fine since.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   08-20-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 231
Posted By AllExtinct
At least recalls for Subarus are not close as bad...

At least recalls for Subarus are not close as bad as the recalls for other major manufacturering car companies at this point in time.

Nothing says love like a Subaru. :-)
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-20-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By AllExtinct
The transmission is still in the car im just...

The transmission is still in the car im just dropping the engine in.
It came apart like sliced butter pretty much compaired to other stories where people has to use pry bars to separate the 2.
I...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-19-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 511
Posted By AllExtinct
Well to answer your questions the best I can from...

Well to answer your questions the best I can from my personal experience with wrx's

1. I drive all seasons and have only been stuck in the snow once the reason being though is I hit a rogue snow...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-19-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By AllExtinct
Tips before I mount engine back to trans.

Well it's almost that time and I was looking for any tips on how to make this go as smooth as it came out "hopefully".

I plan on putting a small amount of grease on clutch fork and pivot point,...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-19-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 231
Posted By AllExtinct
Didn't even think of it that way. :-D Then...

Didn't even think of it that way. :-D
Then again how could I forget when every time my wife gets in the car and says... "why is your car so loud?"
And to think I was alot louder when I had the SRI...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-18-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 231
Posted By AllExtinct
Well I guess I know what to look forward to now...

Well I guess I know what to look forward to now when I get around to installing my Kartboy bushings.
Forum: The Hangout   08-17-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 668
Views: 24,576
Posted By AllExtinct
^ I wouldn't have a choice with the way roads are...

^ I wouldn't have a choice with the way roads are around here.
< is getting close to dropping engine back in. :-)
v Is probably working on their car today as well.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-17-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 144
Posted By AllExtinct
LOL^^ nice! Sounds like a good time going for...

LOL^^ nice!
Sounds like a good time going for spare parts!
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-16-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 697
Posted By AllExtinct
I had a problem some time back with idle and...

I had a problem some time back with idle and almost stalling it turned out to be one of the vacuum lines that came off.
Forget which one. Like said above give a good look at all the your hoses.
...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-16-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 144
Posted By AllExtinct
I didn't even think about fastenall. There is one...

I didn't even think about fastenall. There is one like 5 minutes away that I've never been. Funny how good places like that slip the mind when In a time of need.
Ill let ya know if I go the Harry's...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-15-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 144
Posted By AllExtinct
replacement flywheel crank bolt.

I know this is a odd request but
Anyone have one? I only need one I checked online and they are $2 but for some out of this world reason they want to charge like $10 for shipping!?
I checked Lowes...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-15-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 139
Posted By AllExtinct
Recently just got a used JDM ej205 for mine for...

Recently just got a used JDM ej205 for mine for $1600.00.
I spun a bearing though so my block was pretty much destroyed with everything else. Not sure how bad rod knocks kill internals in case your...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-15-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By AllExtinct
Its a PITA just to change spark plugs on these...

Its a PITA just to change spark plugs on these things I can't imagine trying to do the gaskets while the engine is in.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-14-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By AllExtinct
If it was both sides I would just replace them...

If it was both sides I would just replace them but its only the one side so I figured I would try to reuse it since it looks good.

Thanks.
:)
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   08-14-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By AllExtinct
reuse of valve cover gasket.

So I have to remove the valve cover on the engine I got because the oil filler tube was broken when it was shipped but I worked out a deal with the seller but anway I want to open it up to make sure...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-13-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By AllExtinct
That's awesome! Nice write up for it as well. ...

That's awesome!
Nice write up for it as well.
You wouldn't expect it to throw off that much light just by seeing it in the day time.
I dont see to many off road LED setups for a wrx that look...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-13-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By AllExtinct
Dam that sucks. Sounds like you didnt do to...

Dam that sucks.
Sounds like you didnt do to much major damage if there was no airbag deployment.

Salvage yard might be your best bet for body parts,Ebay tends to slam with shipping charges but...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-13-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 282
Posted By AllExtinct
Yeah im sure hes still running, just not sure if...

Yeah im sure hes still running, just not sure if its out of Macungie as well.
Hes been posting sales on Facebook still.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-13-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 282
Posted By AllExtinct
Like sleepr said it all depends on how emotional...

Like sleepr said it all depends on how emotional and patient you are about either one of these cars.
If your looking for your own project car I would grab up the used 03 wrx. But the downside to...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-13-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By AllExtinct
Thats what made me think it might be throw out...

Thats what made me think it might be throw out bearing.
Kind of hard to tell from the video.

Thanks Randy.
Been busy working on the swap.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-12-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By AllExtinct
When is the last time you had the clutch...

When is the last time you had the clutch replaced?
Might be your throw out bearing.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-10-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,504
Posted By AllExtinct
Well to answer my own question Jdm injectors are...

Well to answer my own question Jdm injectors are side feed while USDM injectors are top feed. :laugh:
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-10-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By AllExtinct
The only thing I can add is try to stray away...

The only thing I can add is try to stray away from a unknown name for hoses.
I went with a unknown name brand colored hose kit in my 02 and after a while the coolant reservoir hoses became very...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-07-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,504
Posted By AllExtinct
Okay so I finally got my jdm ej205 delivered...

Okay so I finally got my jdm ej205 delivered today and got a quick question.
Since I need to swap the exhaust manifold for the purpose of the 02 sensor in the up pipe, is it possible to just swap...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   07-30-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By AllExtinct
Yeah I've seen a few average 150psi so that's...

Yeah I've seen a few average 150psi so that's what made me think about this one.

Thanks LW.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   07-30-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By AllExtinct
180psi compresstion test.

Hey guys was looking at a jdm ej205.
Seller says tested at 180psi.
Seems kinda high. Red flag?
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-23-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,365
Posted By AllExtinct
Ran stage 2 93oct. In my 02 for more than a yr...

Ran stage 2 93oct. In my 02 for more than a yr and never had any issues.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-30-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By AllExtinct
Yeah I was thinking about just doing a jdm swap...

Yeah I was thinking about just doing a jdm swap for now being the list on replacement parts keeps getting bigger on this engine.
Guess it safe to say pretty much most of the parts either have to be...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-29-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By AllExtinct
Well I finally got around to getting the block...

Well I finally got around to getting the block cracked open today and this is the after effects of a spun bearing.
The one set was worn bad but as for the other set well the rest of that is...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-19-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By AllExtinct
What happens when you delete them? I've seen a...

What happens when you delete them?
I've seen a few things on it but didn't really get that far into it.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-18-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By AllExtinct
TGV Question.

Quick question.
While cleaning my intake manifold I separated the TGV from it to give that a good cleaning as well and noticed one side is closed and the other side is half open, are both supposed...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   04-16-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,283
Posted By AllExtinct
If you end up going with the stage 2 setup check...

If you end up going with the stage 2 setup check up on your local emission laws where your located you might be able to go with a catless DP to save you on some money since the catted DP's are a arm...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-14-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,504
Posted By AllExtinct
Nice. Did you try to trouble shoot the high...

Nice.
Did you try to trouble shoot the high idle at all.
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-14-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 519
Posted By AllExtinct
There are high lips and low lips. I went with a...

There are high lips and low lips.
I went with a low lip and kinda regret it since this area gets a decent snow amount ever now and then and the kid inside me likes playing on snow covered parking...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-12-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,504
Posted By AllExtinct
Thanks for the heads up on the coolant tank. It...

Thanks for the heads up on the coolant tank.
It looked a little out of place there to me as well.
Gonna spend some time today cleaning up my intake and exhaust manifolds and try gutting out my OEM...
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