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Old 03-30-2012, 02:02 PM   #2436
olazy
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Join Date: Nov 2010
Chapter/Region: NESIC
Location: Boston MA
Vehicle:
2011 WRX Limited
WRBP

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Originally Posted by Celery GT-5 View Post
yeah I took it off, I thought I needed to get it off to get to one of the nuts but I can't remember. Isn't it bolted to the stock dp?

idk why people say the DP doesn't change the exhaust note, I definatly hear a difference.
i ended up snapping of 1 of the screws. its the bracket that has the passenger side mounting point for the heatshield. i dunno seems to work with it on.

yeah it's noticeably louder. the true test is if my gf notices, she's always asking if i did anything to the car because it sounds louder anyways.

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Originally Posted by Improbus View Post
Hey olazy I know you said you were running BC BR Coils and I am about to do the same on my 2011 OBP Base Model. I am looking to drop about as much as you are in this picture maybe less. I wanted to ask if you had any issues with rubbing or bottoming out with that ride height on the stock wheels. I also wanted to know if your RA Flaps drag at all at that ride height. Thanks for your time.
the only issue i have with rubbing is on slow turns with the wheel at full turn, but i think its just hitting my mudflaps. no issues with bottoming out which is pretty good considering how crappy boston roads are. you do have to be mindful of your front bumper especially if you have a lip. i typically approach driveways at an angle but its more precautionary than necessary. and mudflaps, they will rub, everywhere. but it goes to show RA's quality, besides a dull finish there's no signs of damage.
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