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Old 10-11-2012, 03:17 PM   #12
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06 wrx wagon
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Any time Lou!

I did forget to mention my need for the reliability of this setup. When I first contacted Lou, I mentioned that my goals for reliability and daily-drive-with-wife-and-child-ability(must be quiet) would exceed the priority of the goal for 300whp.

With the constraints provided, I was surprised to see the first run hit 307whp even after letting off early.

I should also mention that Lou advocated keeping the setup as simple as possible. I did not make cost a priority as I was prepared to continue saving if the budget needed to be expanded. In addressing reliability, Lou also kept this setup more affordable by minimizing extras.
Originally Posted by batteryman View Post
Also agree with you about the intercooler. I have talked to one shop that said a TMIC may not start cooling effectively until you get up to about 40mph
i would love to see more info on this. this would mean that a tmic would not start cooling effectively on a good portion of auto-x courses. it would also mean i should strongly consider a front mount and scoopless hood from an impreza.
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