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Discussion Starter #1 (Edited)
I'm bored.. So lets start a new mod thread.. So far I have...

Performance:
Ganzflow CAI W/ K&N Filter
Mr Josh's Pulley
Borla Header
Catless Trackpipe w/ 02 Sensor bungs (No CEL!)
Stromung Catback w/ Kartboy Hangers
PROECM Chip
Bypassed TB
Exedy Clutch and Exedy 13lb Flywheel
Cobb Street Cams - On Order

Interior:
Momo Airleather Knob
Kartboy Shifter
Wheelskins Shift Boot
Sparco Pedals
Autometer A Pillar Pod
A/F Gauge
EGT Gauge
Oil Pressure Gauge

Exterior:
Clear Sidemarkers
Smoked Headlights
Pink STI "I" Badge
Hella 500's w/ Kartboy Adaptors
Debadged
Blacked out tailights

Suspension:
STI V7 Inverted Struts and Springs
STI Strut Tops - On Order
Kuhmo Ecsta 712's 205/50/16
Whiteline Rear Diff Lock Kit
20MM FHI Rear Swaybar

Misc:
Hawker 13 lb battery
About 150 - 200lbs removed


And thats it so far, pretty unimpressive, I wish I had more $$$..
 

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Every mod done?

Ganzflow CAI
Modified airbox fins and 3" elbow
Amsoil air filter
Ecotek CP-026
DIY Fuel line attachment
Phenolic Spacers (DIY)
Throttlebody bypass
ProEcm.com powerchip
MrJosh43 Lightweight crank pulley
MRT header/exhaust system
Bullet Performance Muffler
Magnecore sparkplug wires
NGK copper sparkplugs
SPG modification
PCP short shifter
COBB shifter bushings
Redline 90w75ns tranny fluid
Redline 90w75ns rear diff fluid
Amsoil 10w30 oil w/ extra large Amsoil filter
Redline water wetter

Brembo cross-drilled/slotted rotors zinc coated (front)
Axxis Metal Masters brake pads (front)
Axxis Delux brake pads (rear)
Speed Bleeders
FHI 18mm rear sway bar
Ebay rear tower bar
Whiteline F/R endlinks
KYB GR2 shocks
Eibach Pro-kit springs
Sti Group N motor and transmission mounts

Sti Version 6 Spoiler w/ LED brake light
Sti Version 6 Front lip
Replica Sti mesh foglight covers
22B Replica Hood Vents
Yokohama AVS ES100 tires (205/50-16)
Semperit Sport Grip (winter) tires
Removed bumper vents & hood plates
Painted side skirts
DIY silver Subaru stars emblem
Target Xenon bulbs ($13 pair w/ 90 day warranty!)
Extreme white foglight bulbs
Clear signal/side/corner lights
Orange bulbs painted silver
Subaru Rubber floor mats
No Name brand foot pedals


I think I'll stop for now! :burnout: :)
 

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Suspention:

JIC FLT-A2/15 way adjustable Coil-overs
Whiteline 22mm Front Sway Bar
Whiteline 23, 24, 26mm Adjustable Rear SwayBar
MRT Sway Bar link (Front and Back)
Cuzco Front and Rear Strut Tower Brace
MRT Anti Lift Kit (Coming Soon!)

Dress up:

17' Katana K-5 Wheels (see Racing Harts for an Idea)
Falken Azeni's Tires 215/40/17
Ver 5 Replica wing
Red STI Emblems
Prodrive Shiftknob

Performance:

Apex'i N-1 Cat Back Exhaust
Borla Headers
GFB Pulley kit
JDM STi Ver 5 Brake pads and SS braided lines
Kartboy Exhaust Hangers (they are awesome!)
kartboy Short Shifter and Bushing's
Stock WRX Turbo
Stock WRX Intercooler
Walbro Fuel Pump
J&S

Future Mods:

Random Tech High Flow Cat
Turbo (I'm gathering the parts right now)...so far Stock WRX intercooler, 3' up-pipe and down pipe, need management, Turbo Bigger injectors(i plan on upgrading my injectors)
Racing Cams
Forged Aliminum Pistons

That's it for now!

Cheers

Frank
 

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Performance:

Ganzflo CAI
Amsoil filter
Borla Headers
Cobb Hi-flow Cat
Rallispec catback (single piece)

Suspension:

Whiteline 18-22 adjustable rear sway bar
Whiteline heavy duty sway bar mounts
Whiteline endlinks f/r
M2 DMS 40's 240f/225r
STI strut tops
STI carbon fiber front strut bar

Exterior:

Complex morettes
Custom DIY clear corners-painted BRP to match morettes
Ver 5/6 lip
Painted side skirts
Ver 6 spats
STI Ver 6 spoiler
Clear bumper signals
Clear fender signals
STI red/clear rear lights
Snowman bumper vent mod
22B hood vents
Gold Prodrive P7's w/Kuhmo 712- possibly for sale
15" steelies w/Semperit directional grip (winter)
Stock wheels w/Falken Azenis

Interior:

Custom leather- similar to the seats with the 2.5rs embossing
Momo pedals
Subaru gauge package
Carbon fiber E-brake
Carbon fiber shift knob

Sitting in my garage is a legacy 2.2t motor. I'm going to be building a 2.5/2.2t. Probably going to bump the compression to 8.5:1, VF22, FMIC, Link, RC 550's. As far as pipes I still haven't decided yet.

I believe that's it, but I could be forgetting something

Later,
Matt
 

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MY 99 2.5 RS N/A

This is mostly a Auto x car and show car.

Engine & Drivetrain Mods::
ISR intake
Stromung 2.25 cat back exhaust W/ Kartboy exhaust hangers!
Borla Header -
COBB stage 1 cams w/ about 5 adjustments and still valve lash!
STi motor mounts & tranny mount
Whiteline Rear diff bushings
NGK plugs w/ Magnecor 8mm wires
Kartboy s.s w/bushing & knuckleball/Prodrive/Sti shift knob(s) :)
ACT clutch W/ Fidanza 9.6 lbs flywheel
NINO's ultra lite race cell :) :) :)
DUFFmans rear diff protector (Best buy for under 50 bucks !!!)

Suspension & Brake Mods::
Painted Red brake calipers :p :p
Stillen Cross drilled cadium plated gold front rotors
Brembo Slotted rear rotors W/ Stock pads.
Goodridge S.S. Brake lines
TEIN Type HA w/ pillow mounts> I actually use my camber plate
MRT rear heavy duty drop links
Cusco 20 mm sway bar
SOA top front strut brace ( red )
Whiteline ALK comfort

Head Turning Parts
MRT passenger vent turned into hood scoop ( bonnet)
Color matched side moldings
SPARCO ultra Blue 2 front seats
Schroth ASM 3 PT. harness (uses a inirtia wheel just like O.E.)
STi Pedals
STi Side Sills
STi Rear splats
of course i have the I badge in pink
STi rear taillights
Orange and Clear side markers and turn signals
Speedline Supertourismos in silver 17x7 52mm ( 4 SALE)mint
ROTA Formel Bronze 17x7.5 48mm MINT!!!

NO STERO ALL STOCK
Need to get a stero system soon but i just bought a damn home and I am going nuts I am only fuckin 22 man Shit Just turned 22 in sept . Damn no more hookin my ride up for a good while!!!!

:stupid: :flame: :rolleyes: :eek: :curse:

Peace out
Please feel free to hollar at me through AIM imprezawd or pm me or whatever to ask about any part you are interested in buying:)
peace
richie racer!!
 

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2000 Impreza 2.5 RSTi
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This wha ti have

Cobb CAI
Stromung single tip cat back
Borla Header
Cusco front strut brace
Toyo Proxes tires
Cobb short shifter
STi transmition mount
Hardened shifter bushings
Yellow stars symbol
Yellow 2.5 RS symbol
Yellow painted brake calipers
Silver dash
Clear corners
Clear turn signals
Clear sidemarkers
Black painted vents
20 percent tint
 
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On my 2000 silver RS 5 spd:

Rota 17" steel grey Tarmacs
Kumho 712's, 215/45
Greaseable rear sway bar bushings
Whiteline HD rear sway bar mount
Whiteline 20-24mm rear adjustable sway bar
Whiteline 20mm front sway bar
Whiteline droplinks, F/R
Whiteline ALK, race version
Whiteline rear subframe lock bolts
Whiteline poly steering rack bushings
Sti motor mounts
Sti pitch mount
Sti trans mount
Kartboy shifter
Cusco shifter bushings
Custom intake & K&N filter
GAB front strut bar
Torque master spark plugs
PROecm chip
Magnecor KV85 Ignition wires
Goodridge SS brake lines
Stoptech slotted WRX rotors, F/R
WRX caliper brackets, F/R
AXXIS Ultimate pads, F/R
Eibach/Prodrive P1 springs
KYB AGX struts
Borla Gen4 header wrapped in ThermoTec
Random Tech Gen2 cat pipe
Custom 2.25" catback pipe w/ Magnaflow 18" resonator
A'PEXi N1 muffler
Optima red top battery
Red Line watter wetter
Mobil 1 10-30 motor oil
Mobil 1 GL-5 85W-90 in transmission/rear diff
ATE super blue brake fluid in brakes/clutch
PIAA H3/H4/wedge bulbs
Clear corners
Sony CDX-M750 CD player [in glove cmpt.] & Xplod speakers
Modified driving light circuit (stay on w/ high beams)
Fuel bypass to #3 mod
DynoTune/Speedshop.org digital LCD fuel pressure, AFR, EGT gauges
Knock sensor eliminator [500K resistor] mod
FIAMM horns
Center console armrest extension, modified to not be a loose POS
OEM rear diff skid plate
35% tint with 20% windshield strip


Removed: front crossmember damper, glovebox steel, factory intake mounts, belt covers, washer bottle, hood scoop/vent plates, spare tire masonite/carpet, rubber mat behind rear seat, front bumper vent covers, door ajar chime
<when local> Spare tire, jack & tire tools, rear & passenger seat



Thank god for band-aids!
 

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2000 RS STM Sedan
Cobb CAI
Borla Header
Thermo Tec Header wrap
Borla Cat back exhaust
Unorthodox racing pulley

Kartboy Short shifter
Kartboy hardened bushings
[email protected] Springs
FHI 20mm rear sway bar
cusco front strut brace

Sti ver5/6 front lip
painted skirts
Rear spats
22b hood vents
Coupe Wing
17" rota subzeros
Kumho 712 Ecstas

Single point ground mod
Sti shift knob
Polk Audio rear speakers
Boston Acoustics front speakers
selected interior parts painted silver
30% tint on back windows and back window
subaru oil cooler
mudflaps
 

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Austin STi whats up buddy
Looks like u got a lot done to that RS of urs. Since u libv elike 5 mins away from me meet uo with me on sunday or something and we can work on our cars and go on some back roads

peace
Richie
 

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my mods

my mods:
k&n intake
underdrive crank pulley
front strut bar
18x7 motegi mr15 wheels
215/35/18 yokohama parada spec-2's
Tein SS coilovers
whiteline 18-22mm rear swaybar
Apexi S-AFC, S-ITC
borla header
hollowed cat
ACT clutch
i probably forgot some
 

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2000 Subaru Impreza RS coupe -
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My extensive list includes:

Miscellaneous:
Tanabe Super Racing Medallion cat-back exhaust
AEM short ram intake
Cobb Tuning short shifter
Sparco Globe-X shift knob
Sparco Racer Polished pedals
Cobb Tuning shifter bushings
Falken Azenis 225x45 tires on
17" Rota Tarmacs

Performance:
RS25.com vinyl per rear window
 

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Well since I'm a full time student and all my money goes to paying my car payment most of my mods are cosmetic.

2000 RS


DIY mesh grill kit
blue map lights
carbon fiber dash kit
carbon fiber gauge bezel
K&N filter
Ganzflow cold air intake
clear front bumper signals
clear sidemarkers
clear corners with orange bulbs
painted eyelids
silver washers with led
Two neons under front seats
Two trunk neons
Pioneer 3ways in rear
Sony 3ways in front
Aiwa head Unit
US acoustics 4channel amp
Seat covers
Blue steering wheel cover
Subaru seatbelt pads
blue titanium window tint

Future mods:

Cusco front and rear strut bars
red and white tail lights
painted fog lamp covers
pulley kit
light in glove box
under body neon
push button start:)
 

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2000 Tracked(no, not 1/4 mile) Silver RS Sedan

Sparco Ring steering wheel, black suede
TEIN SS coilovers
Red Sparco Corsa seats
Fidanza 9.6 lb aluminum flywheel
ACT street clutch
Scoobysport muffler
Stromung Midpipe
STi Group N suspension bushings
STi Group N strut top mounts
STi Group N Drivetrain mounts (motor, tranny, pitch, rear diff)
ISR master cylinder bracket
Carbotech Panther Plus front pads
ATE super blue brake fluid
STi shit linkage
Cobb shift lever
Cusco shofter bushings
Cusco muffler hangars
Whiteline rear tower bar
Whiteline front tower bar
Whiteline rear adjustable (18-20-22mm)
Whiteline HD rear swaybar endlinks
Falken azenis tires (215/45/16)
KN filter
RS coupe spoiler
Black headlight mod
Clear corners
Banzai symbol in front badge
Debadged 2.5RS
Painted black wheels
Impreza L hood (less drag)

Weight reduction
seats-35 lbs
rear seat-24 lbs w/ lap befts
flywheel-16 lbs
TEINs-8lbs

Formerly on car before theft:
Sparco clubman harnesses
Black Sparco EVO seats
VIS CF Hood
 

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don't i feel pathetic

juz bought the car 4 days ago and haven't touched it yet
2000 BRP 2.5RS 5speed

weapon R intake :barf:
syms front strut bar
stock wrx rims and tires
H&R springs
KYB sruts
removed hood vents and scoop block
sti leather shift knob

edit: as of 5/23/03 have added
unorthodox crank pulley
borla headers
borla cat-back
silverstar headlight bulbs
impreza seatbelt pads (they were $5 a pair)
removed AWD, 2.5RS stickers and the RS badge

in the NEAR future is
syms rear strut bar
rallitek adjustable rear sway bar
unorthodox ALT and PS pulleys
 

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Power:
Stromung cat back
Random tech hi flow cat
Borla headers
Cobb CAI
UD pulley
Ported and polished cylinder heads
Ported and polished intake manifold
Cobb Racer cams
Cobb valve springs
Cobb titanium retainers
Custom stainless steel valves
Closed deck bock
11:1 compression pistons nitrous coated
custom connecting rods (length increased by 4mm)
knife edged crank shaft
balanced
blueprinted
Sleeved
Torque plate boring
ACT street clutch
9lb flywheel
STi engine mounts
STi tranny mounts
Unichip engine management
NX 4 fogger nitrous kit 50 shot (used to have a zex dry)
Redline set at 8,000 rpm

Handling:
17" speedlines w/ Bridgestone RE730's
KYB AGX with Ground control springs
Whiteline adj. swaybar set on 20mm
on order: cusco top mount camber adjusment

Exterior/interior:
22B wing
US bumper conversion
V6 lip
Fog caps
Painted stock sideskirts
Rear spats
Black "RS" embroided in silver leather seats
Titanium wrc shift knob
STi peadals
on order: alminum hood

Thats it! Im still waiting for my engine, it should be this week!

dan:)
 

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Dan, you need some gauges to monitor that beast! I think I may order a EGT, A/F, and Oil Temp gauge since the next step for my car is tuning everything. What are good gauges to have if you're going to have n20? Was the Unichip fine when you had your Spicy cams? Is there an interface that an ed user can buy? Thanks.
 

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Joe-
So far I have oil press. fuel press. and A/F (from my nitrous days as few as they were). I am going to get an EGT gauge as well. I have autometer phantoms in case you wanted to know, they have black trim with white faces so they go really well with the stock faces.

A/F is the only gauge I used, its all i really thought was nesessary.

The unichip tuned the car perfectly with the heads and cams, no problems there at all there, not its not so great, im missing 20% of my power and it is too restrictive for my motor, but like I said, with heada nd cams it is perfect, you dont need to get anything mare than that.

Which nitrous kit are you considering? NX wet kit? Thats my choice by far. but Im goint o stay away from nitrous for a while, i want the motor to be done completely in terms of tuning and the small other things that need to go on, i dont want to have too many things going on all at once and risk over looking something.

What do you want out of your car in th long run? Good N/A setup with nitrous?

My brother is making a c/f backing for my gauges right now, he has the stuff to do it. He has an MR2 and he's making the door panels out of c/f to shave weight (its a gutted interior track car).

anyway, ive rambled enough!

Dan:)
 

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My 99 RS Mod List:

4 Pot STi front calipers and rotors
WRX front brake ducts
00+ Rear Legacy Rotors
SS Brake Lines
P1 Inverted strut / spring suspension
Cusco rear strut brace
20mm Cusco rear swaybar
Sparco front strut brace
Magnecore wires
Unorthadox Underdrive pulley
Cusco Under Arm Bar
Momo (WRX) steering wheel
Momo airlight leather shifter
STi Pitch link
STi Tranny mount
KB SShifter
Cusco Shifter Bushings
SS Stromung exhaust
Random Tech Hi-Flow Cat
Custom Intake
Performance Guage Pack (Subaru)
Standard Guage Pack (compass -Subaru)
KB solid end links in rear
KB front end link inserts
KB Hangman exhaust hangers
OEM headlamp washer retrofit
Rear Fog Lamp retrofit
Flat locking fuel door retrofit
Rear grab handle retrofit
Katzkin Leather (pro install)
Primitive solid fog lamp covers
Primitive upper radiator shroud
Clear Clip on Fog covers (OEM)
OEM oil cooler
Clear corners (OEM)
Clear side markers
Clear blinkers
Tinted windows
STi V6 front lip
Hot Earth Grounding system
ProECM
Trunk Light retrofit
Glovebox Light retrofit
Tweeter Kit
JBC el Kamelian CD/tuner
Polk MM rear speakers
Rear Diff protector (OEM)
Front Skid Plate
OEM alarm (siren type)
Hella Air Horns
Trunk Mat (OEM Impreza ebmroidered)
Trunk Cargo net
Trunk hooks
Custom Grill guard
Black i badge
Hood Vent spacers
Custom modified, open hood scoop blocking plate
WRX pedals w/matching dead pedal
OEM rear mud flaps
Internal trunk release latch retrofit
Sun Visor Warning Label removal
Arm Rest Extension
P7 17" Rims
 
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