Originally Posted by Kentrik
The only reason I can think of that the WRX isn't that reliable is because people mod the crap out of them. When you start making serious changes to ANY vehicle, you start to sacrifice that reliability. I know a couple of people with full race cars, and it seems like it spends 90% of their time in a shop getting something fixed or modified.
That said, I really haven't met anyone with a virgin WRX that has had any big problems with it. Modified, I have seen several blown engines.
I'm modded and have no problems, but hey, that's just my car.