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Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   Yesterday, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By thekamikaze kid
Lol no I really can't do this myself. I don't...

Lol no I really can't do this myself. I don't work on cars I'm more of a computer guy. I can tear apart my desktop and fix it perfectly but embarrassing enough I can barely change my oil. :nerd: I...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-22-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 812
Posted By thekamikaze kid
fuel pumps make noise now??? I was unaware. ...

fuel pumps make noise now??? I was unaware. thanks brockton since i posted i found that Import Parts Source at PRO Import Tuners (http://www.proimporttuners.com/) give us discounts for being...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-22-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 812
Posted By thekamikaze kid
ok im probably going to get all my stuff done at...

ok im probably going to get all my stuff done at elite in goshen and will soon be buying parts. ive decided to add a catless up to my long list of parts. i noticed man show said to get new gaskets,...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   10-21-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By thekamikaze kid
thanks allextinct but thats even further than efi...

thanks allextinct but thats even further than efi or the shop. elite is like 30 mins from me. im lucky to have a tune shop so close, hopefully they dont suck, lol.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   10-20-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By thekamikaze kid
elite auto works in goshen new york...

shot in the dark, has anyone have any experience with these guys? they now have a awd dyno and offer tunes for our veicles, COBB/AEM/open source tunes. I know some of you guys like EFI in CONN. ...
Forum: New Member Intros   10-19-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By thekamikaze kid
looks well taken care of. from what i see i...

looks well taken care of. from what i see i would ask EXACTLY what type of tune is on it and what type and brand name exhaust and intake is on it. with that intake you would need a custom tune i can...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-13-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 40,796
Posted By thekamikaze kid
yes it needs a tune. the cobb ap can tune it...

yes it needs a tune. the cobb ap can tune it (for a littlle while) but it is better to have a dyno tune or road tune.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   10-06-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By thekamikaze kid
Thanks, but there is no problem going catless...

Thanks, but there is no problem going catless with the up pipe and carted onthe downpipe correct?
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   10-05-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By thekamikaze kid
up pipe question...

planning to do the whole sha-bang some time in the near future. im adding a cobb catted dp, cobb ebcs, and fuel pump, along with a already modded borla cat back and cobb sf intake on my 03 wrx. ...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-26-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 395
Posted By thekamikaze kid
i spent 7200 on a 03 wrx with 119000k on the...

i spent 7200 on a 03 wrx with 119000k on the clock. had a perrin intake hks bov and front and rear tanabe sways.

if i had the money i would upgrade the turbo with supporting mods to go with it ,...
Forum: New Member Intros   09-22-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By thekamikaze kid
welcome to the forum! lets see some pics!

welcome to the forum! lets see some pics!
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-19-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 236
Posted By thekamikaze kid
thank you!

thank you!
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-19-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 236
Posted By thekamikaze kid
which is what i was trying to avoid lol! where...

which is what i was trying to avoid lol! where did we leave off? was it rotella t6? i cant remember. i was just hoping to get a quick answer as to what oil is not going to have any bad effects on...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-19-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 236
Posted By thekamikaze kid
long story short...

ok i couldnt find the recent thread, but long story short, what is the best oil to put in my 03 wrx?
Forum: The Hangout   09-15-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By thekamikaze kid
lol funny stuff!:D

lol funny stuff!:D
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-07-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,006
Posted By thekamikaze kid
P0457 Evaporative emission control system leak...

P0457 Evaporative emission control system leak detected (fuel cap loose/off) :nerd:

try this, this may help you...
http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=147054
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-06-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,130
Posted By thekamikaze kid
if you dont have a stock airbox order a cobb sf...

if you dont have a stock airbox order a cobb sf intake, it does not require a tune. this may actually help your problem. COBB Tuning - Subaru SF Intake Kit...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-05-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,130
Posted By thekamikaze kid
thanks alot boo!

thanks alot boo!
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-05-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,130
Posted By thekamikaze kid
was there a tune on it when you bought it? just...

was there a tune on it when you bought it? just the intake alone would need a tune. just not sure if that alone (w/o a tune) would be causing your problem.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-05-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,130
Posted By thekamikaze kid
what setup do you have now? mods? these guys...

what setup do you have now? mods? these guys can help you more if they know what you have now. im still learning but i guess that just trying to fix an underboost issue with a 3 port will not fix...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-05-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,130
Posted By thekamikaze kid
not sure what kind of setup you have but you...

not sure what kind of setup you have but you could buy a cobb 3 port and tune it with a cobb ap ots map.
Forum: The Hangout   09-04-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 138
Posted By thekamikaze kid
If you dont want to do anything drastic an...

If you dont want to do anything drastic an aftermarket cat back could be something you could look into, it doesnt add power or require a tune but makes your car sound cool. i got a borla 14978 and...
Forum: The Hangout   09-04-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 138
Posted By thekamikaze kid
they dont necessarily give bad tunes. they are...

they dont necessarily give bad tunes. they are just tunes that are not specific to your car. the stage 1 tunes seam to be perfectly fine, and would work for your setup. i have had one on my car...
Forum: The Hangout   09-03-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 138
Posted By thekamikaze kid
oh and id check out fidrats build thread.... ...

oh and id check out fidrats build thread....
http://www.wrxtuners.com/forums/f52/my-evil-plan-build-thread-50946/
Forum: The Hangout   09-03-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 138
Posted By thekamikaze kid
wait you have two different intakes? im...

wait you have two different intakes? im confused, but i would get a cobb AP. go here- COBB Tuning - Subaru Accessport V3 (http://www.cobbtuning.com/Subaru-Accessport-V3-p/ap3-sub-001.htm)
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-26-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By thekamikaze kid
The Cobb tuners are meant to go with specific...

The Cobb tuners are meant to go with specific parts. With the wrong parts installed it could be bad for the engine. If I were you I would wait. Either way if you're not tuned correctly it is bad. ...
Forum: New Member Intros   08-24-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 283
Posted By thekamikaze kid
true, when i go stage two on my 03' i plan to ad...

true, when i go stage two on my 03' i plan to ad mods such as a fuel pump and 3 port ebcs with a dyno tune. best way to go. so to BigHanse_03Bugeye i would recomend talking to a tuner and sorting...
Forum: New Member Intros   08-24-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 283
Posted By thekamikaze kid
from what ive heard the 02-03's do not need...

from what ive heard the 02-03's do not need engine management for downpipes. I believe it is very recomended though. with these cars just about every power mod needs a tune. :nerd:
Forum: New Member Intros   08-23-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 283
Posted By thekamikaze kid
from what i I know you need a tune after a stage...

from what i I know you need a tune after a stage 2 setup, but a few people have ridden 02-03's without tunes. read up on the cobb website. you can go stage one with what you have now...orCOBB Tuning...
Forum: New Member Intros   08-23-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 283
Posted By thekamikaze kid
nice! what tune are you putting on the car once...

nice! what tune are you putting on the car once you put the up and dp on if any?
Forum: New Member Intros   08-23-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 283
Posted By thekamikaze kid
well the first thing i did to my wrx is I bought...

well the first thing i did to my wrx is I bought a cobb access port from COBB Tuning - The most complete vehicle tuning solution on the planet. (http://cobbtuning.com). read up on their website,...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-19-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By thekamikaze kid
No, the ap u have is only compatible with 14 sti....

No, the ap u have is only compatible with 14 sti. Pretty sure you need a new ap for the 15' s. Double check with cobbtuning.com
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-11-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By thekamikaze kid
How's she feel? >:D

How's she feel? >:D
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-11-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By thekamikaze kid
you do know that is an RS right? price seams...

you do know that is an RS right? price seams high for 172,000. just my 02 cents. cool car though.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-09-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By thekamikaze kid
Good luck! :)

Good luck! :)
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-03-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By thekamikaze kid
not sure where you are but if you are willing to...

not sure where you are but if you are willing to travel i found a good deal. 2003 Subaru WRX turbo AWD (http://hudsonvalley.craigslist.org/cto/4588915865.html) of course i would wait for what other...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-03-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By thekamikaze kid
Be patient. Don't jump on anything just yet. ...

Be patient. Don't jump on anything just yet. Wait until you find the right one.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-02-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By thekamikaze kid
this is around what you want to get, i would...

this is around what you want to get, i would guess 6500-6800 id pay for that. looks mostly stock, but the engine bay looks a little dirty. it might have been beat on. some questions you would ask...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-02-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By thekamikaze kid
try the links sleepr gave you first. then go...

try the links sleepr gave you first. then go find a car! post the ad up on here and we can tell you if it is a good buy. there are a few good how to videos on youtube on installing parts and such....
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-01-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By thekamikaze kid
well no one will judge you here! if you feel you...

well no one will judge you here! if you feel you are ready then go for it! these cars are really fun. as long as you dont abuse them they will last. when i was your age i was racing my friends...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-01-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By thekamikaze kid
get on craigslist and price a few. if you have...

get on craigslist and price a few. if you have any specific questions we can help you better. especially if you post the ad up here. good luck. oh and i like your taste in cars ;)
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-20-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By thekamikaze kid
just sayin... Amazon.com: Borla 14978 Cat-Back...

just sayin...
Amazon.com: Borla 14978 Cat-Back Exhaust System: Automotive
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-18-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
well i took it to another mechanic (actaually...

well i took it to another mechanic (actaually looked at it) and was told the tensioner pulley was shot. was told that it would be $118 installed. im wondering if this was the reason my car squeaked...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-16-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By thekamikaze kid
try this... ...

try this...
https://asdfadsfdfs.shutterfly.com/pictures/8

this is the borla 14978, its in your budget and it sounds awesome! this is what i have. not yet sure how it mates up with downpipes...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-16-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
k thanks a lot guys! i just talked to my mech on...

k thanks a lot guys! i just talked to my mech on the phone and it looks like just a simple $65 fix. :)
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-16-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
i believe that the pulley moves when i turn it...

i believe that the pulley moves when i turn it the belt is of the track thpough, tried to move it back but it was real loose
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-16-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
ok so i checked and the entire belt was coming...

ok so i checked and the entire belt was coming off, it was real loose. since i cant do it myself i have to bring it to garage. my question is is it safe to drive or is it just when i put the ac...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-15-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
yah i was hoping that was the problem, i saw...

yah i was hoping that was the problem, i saw those things on tv. lol. ill take a look tomorrow. thanks fer the help.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-15-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
yah after restarting it again i realized it only...

yah after restarting it again i realized it only does it when the ac button is pushed. the fan works fine without the ac on. it also gets this smokey smell if i leave it on. any ideas?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-15-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By thekamikaze kid
well i tried it again and it squeals when i put...

well i tried it again and it squeals when i put the ac on (it only squeals when the ac button is on). could it be a simple cheap fix or expensive.
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