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Well I got tired of a never ending project so I went out looking for a car......any car, something that just ran. I promised myself not to get a subaru :diaf:


after a short search for a car I found this RS so I went out to get it. I havent told anyone that I bought it and my family thought that I went out to get an suv. :lol:


well here some mods/pics (the one's with a front plate are from the previous owner)


Suspension/brakes
Tein SS coil overs
Slotted and Drilled front and slotted rear rotors
25mm front sway bar
Whiteline 24mm rear sway
FHI Strut Bar
Cusco Rear Strut bar

Engine/drivetrain
Short Ram Air intake
HKS Ti Catback
Borla Replica headers
Interior
04 STi front and rear seats.
Oil and Water temp center gauges
Eclipes Deck and ipod interface
Short Shift
prodrive shift knob
stock rs stereo

Exterior
RB5 cf wing
HT Autos Front lip P1
JDM Rear spats
JDM Tails
Hella Horns

Mod list wont be changing much....hopefully (I need to save $$)


crappy shots





4 2door imprezas hahahahaha















 

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Discussion Starter · #2 · (Edited)
Well current goals for this are:

Brakes:
ss brake lines
motul 600
DBA 4000 front and rear
Hawk HPS Plus

Suspension:
Tribeca FSW
Whitline rack bushings
Front and Rear solid endlinks

Engine:
Oil catch can (STS legal?)
some preaty engine bay parts :color:
Borla Reps (already have them)
LW pulleys

Interior:
STI carpet (stealing it from my other project)
STI or Prodrive floor mats
All weather floor mats (for dd use only)
Oem sub (have it)
BC rear coilover extenders

Exterior:
CF S201 scoop
Mesh Fog covers (maybe)
CF roof vane (maybe)
Rear Window Tint
CF STI fender badges
CF vents/scoop (hopefuly 22b rep)
V6 sti Grill (maybe)

Wheels:
Repaint stockers black
205-55-16 all season for stockers
some 16's or 17x7.5 (rpf1)
225 wide tires, if I get 17's will use Re070


I think this will be it.....hopefully. trying not to swap it. :lol:
Hope to have this a competitive STS car. if I can get some other mods that aren't on the list let me know :)
 

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Even though it needs alot of attention, I'm very happy with it and I'm probably the only one thats drooling over my own car :)
 

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i love it! the SRP is one of my favorite colors for the rs. with the future mod list you have going i can see that she is gonna be one hot car! (well, even more of a hot car. lol) :)
 

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Will the carbon fiber scoop bump you out of STS?? I know a carbon or aluminum hood will. I am sure that some nit picker may call you on this.



Hope to see you at the Tire Rack next year.....(maybe 2010 Subaru Challenge ) I get over there once or twice a year for auto-x, too long of a drive for more.




Dan
2008/2009 Chicago Region ST class champion
 

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thanks

and Dan I highly dought that it will. they wheigh the same. and if its a problem i'll put stocker on before the event. I hope to get my other P.O.S. out to tire rack and subie challenge next year. I might actualy save up and have a dedicated auto-x only miata. but thats a slim chance that will happen.
 
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