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Forum: Newbie Forum   Today, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Brockton
Actually I lied, I have the DW

Actually I lied, I have the DW
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-29-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 276
Posted By Brockton
Eh, maybe with options. The interiors in both are...

Eh, maybe with options. The interiors in both are pretty lacking compared to luxury cars. A lot of the design directions are caused changes in industry standards.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-29-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 99
Posted By Brockton
I have DWS on mine right now. Awesome grip....

I have DWS on mine right now. Awesome grip. Never had any issues cornering, and I do a lot of spirited drives on windy roads.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-28-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 276
Posted By Brockton
Because it is a beautiful car. It's priced almost...

Because it is a beautiful car. It's priced almost identically to the STI. The 4b11T is a wonderful platform and you can run 450whp without building it or blowing ringlands. I don't spend most of my...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   10-28-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 222
Posted By Brockton
Boost leak test. They average around $30 most of...

Boost leak test. They average around $30 most of the time. Get one. Easiest place to start.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-28-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 276
Posted By Brockton
The 15 wrx that he's interested in are 6 speeds....

The 15 wrx that he's interested in are 6 speeds. They also have direct injection engines and an all around improved suspension. Imo the only thing you are missing out on is DCCD and badging, the rest...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-26-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 276
Posted By Brockton
Unless you plan on doing a lot of autox or...

Unless you plan on doing a lot of autox or competition track racing, just get the wrx. The new wrx is pretty amazing, and more and more aftermarket parts will become available in the next year or two.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-24-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 195
Posted By Brockton
What makes you think its misfiring?

What makes you think its misfiring?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   10-24-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By Brockton
Happens all the time, welcome to subaruhood

Happens all the time, welcome to subaruhood
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-24-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 195
Posted By Brockton
Bad gas?

Bad gas?
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-23-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 893
Posted By Brockton
A few hand tools and a online guide, thats all...

A few hand tools and a online guide, thats all you need, its easy. Its a good money saver to learn how to work on your car.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-23-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 194
Posted By Brockton
The whine is pretty common, its tranny whine, and...

The whine is pretty common, its tranny whine, and its pretty noticeable in 1-3 gear.

If you are not hearing the clunking when driving normally I wouldn't worry too much.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-22-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 893
Posted By Brockton
Walbro Fuel Pump Kit 255lph Subaru WRX / STI...

Walbro Fuel Pump Kit 255lph Subaru WRX / STI 2002-2007 GSS342 400-791 at RallySportDirect.com (http://www.rallysportdirect.com/Walbro-Fuel-Pump-Kit-255lph-Subaru-WRX-STI-2002-2007)

There you go
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Forum: Newbie Forum   10-16-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By Brockton
You gave almost no information....

You gave almost no information....
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   10-12-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 176
Posted By Brockton
a video with the noise would be helpful. If I...

a video with the noise would be helpful. If I would have to guess I'd say its tire related or wheel bearing possibly. Wouldn't hurt to inspect the axles either.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-09-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 462
Posted By Brockton
Get N20 around a open flame and see what happens....

Get N20 around a open flame and see what happens. Oxidizers are not safe.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   10-07-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By Brockton
My buddy's 05 STI did the same thing. I think the...

My buddy's 05 STI did the same thing. I think the scoops tend to create some lift and cause the wobbling.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   10-07-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 346
Posted By Brockton
I average about 24 mpg, mostly highway from work...

I average about 24 mpg, mostly highway from work and class. I use shell 93.

It's also important to note that 93 at low altitude is the same as 91 at a higher altitude. When I was in el paso,...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-03-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By Brockton
Most WRX's/sti's come factory with boy racer body...

Most WRX's/sti's come factory with boy racer body styles. It's no surprise they are cop magnets. Also considering the low cost of the older gens nowadays, they are pretty common.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-01-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 58,981
Posted By Brockton
^this

^this
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-29-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,392
Posted By Brockton
Good stuff. I'd be interested in a longer...

Good stuff. I'd be interested in a longer interval UOA on it aswell. Way to be a guinea pig though. Most people aren't that brave.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   09-28-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By Brockton
It is good at breaking up carbon build up in the...

It is good at breaking up carbon build up in the engine. If you put it through a vac hose that will get it to all cylinders. But you will need to change the spark plugs afterwards. When you use it,...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-27-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 426
Posted By Brockton
I paid 18k for mine with 68k miles and financed....

I paid 18k for mine with 68k miles and financed. If I had 10k to spend on the engine I would get forged internals and upgrade the turbo/injectors/pump/intercooler.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-26-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By Brockton
Just an access port with the stage 1 tune will...

Just an access port with the stage 1 tune will give you a smoother car with a touch more power. If you want that subaru rumble without it being really loud then you can look at the SPT catback. Its...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-24-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By Brockton
I would consider it if I had my car paid off.

I would consider it if I had my car paid off.
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-23-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By Brockton
I know the guy that deals with the dealership...

I know the guy that deals with the dealership trades and car orders at the local dealer here. He told me he's been trying to get a hatch in so he could buy it, but they are extremely hard to find at...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-23-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By Brockton
2015 WRX E85 results

From Clark Turner:


http://i1361.photobucket.com/albums/r661/brocktonpstewart/10606371_773941559329014_3479081979397467711_n_zps0ae4e6bc.jpg


That's impressive power gains for turboback,...
Forum: Handling Tech   09-23-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 313
Posted By Brockton
Well, if you do go the spacer route: Depending on...

Well, if you do go the spacer route: Depending on how much clearance you need, You might need the spacers with their own set of studs in them, plus low profile lugs. If you get hub centric spacers...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-23-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By Brockton
Most large pieces will be caught by the...

Most large pieces will be caught by the intercooler, but small pieces can damage internals.
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-22-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By Brockton
Do you know that any debris came off of the...

Do you know that any debris came off of the turbo? Turbo's can also blow seals and just leak oil and be considered blown. Other than opening up the block I don't know that you can check if debris...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-22-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By Brockton
Ringland issues are in STI's. What kills WRX's...

Ringland issues are in STI's. What kills WRX's most of the time is spun rod bearings. 09's had manufacturer side issues, the rest are due to driver error or accidents.

It doesn't matter what car...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   09-21-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By Brockton
I have used T6 with the oem filters since I've...

I have used T6 with the oem filters since I've had it (30k miles, total miles is at 97k now), don't always let it warm up first during the summer, but I do in the winter time, technically you should...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-21-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By Brockton
08 has the Td04 and is when they started using...

08 has the Td04 and is when they started using the plastic Legacy GT intake manifold and intercooler.

09 is when they switched to the VF52 turbocharger. More power from stock, but a lot of 09's...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-15-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By Brockton
I'm not even sure what parts are available for...

I'm not even sure what parts are available for the 15 yet
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-13-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 257
Posted By Brockton
^This, just got a oem replacement.

^This, just got a oem replacement.
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-13-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By Brockton
JDMfanaticVinyls | Vinyl Overlays | Vehicle Wraps...

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Forum: The Hangout   09-13-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By Brockton
Maybe factory sub?

Maybe factory sub?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-12-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Brockton
When I put my exhaust on I started getting a...

When I put my exhaust on I started getting a rattle at a certain RPM on de-accel, turned out to be the heat shield over the rear end of the drive shaft rattling around.
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-12-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 296
Posted By Brockton
I would keep communicating with FP and your tuner...

I would keep communicating with FP and your tuner to get everyone on the same page.
Forum: Handling Tech   09-09-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By Brockton
I didn't manufacture them.

I didn't manufacture them.
Forum: Handling Tech   09-08-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By Brockton
They are identical. Instead of oem, if you go...

They are identical. Instead of oem, if you go that route, try the cusco's, they look a lot like the oem, but stronger.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-08-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
No, I was smart and checked them when I got them...

No, I was smart and checked them when I got them out of the box, changing them was a huge pain, wasn't about to have to turn around and do it all over again.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-08-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
I think you found your problem. Also double...

I think you found your problem. Also double check the gaps on pre-gapped plugs, my pre-gapped Denso's ranged between .30 and .42 =/
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-08-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
What did you gap the plugs to?

What did you gap the plugs to?
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-06-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 500
Posted By Brockton
Crank hp is the 256 stock, its making that at the...

Crank hp is the 256 stock, its making that at the crankshaft. The power you are getting to your wheels is probably closer to 210-220. Its because that power is having to be transferred through the...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-06-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
That would be a good start, then try to get it...

That would be a good start, then try to get it tuned. There's no telling what kind of stuff it was tuned for before the previous owner put things back to stock.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-05-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
Mod list would help. p0171 can be caused by a...

Mod list would help. p0171 can be caused by a lot of things.

Year? Mod list? Other symptoms that might be happening?
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-05-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
Rick from RRE complains about them a lot. He can...

Rick from RRE complains about them a lot. He can tune them, but he said they are not as consistent as other alternatives. He's constantly fixing the minehart tunes that require them.

I believe...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-04-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,183
Posted By Brockton
Also, they are very finicky to tune compared to...

Also, they are very finicky to tune compared to other 3ports, just a heads up.
Forum: Handling Tech   09-03-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By Brockton
I meant just the process of removing them. On...

I meant just the process of removing them. On your topic though, why would you get beefy bars and keep the flimsy endlinks?
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