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Old 08-23-2007, 06:29 PM   #1
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Default wuts a good brand of BOV for my 03 wrx??

I have a 2003 bug eye wrx and I heard there were only a few good brands of BOV's that u can buy that wont mess the car up and that will work correctly, does anyone have any suggestions on which kind I should buy??
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Old 08-23-2007, 06:30 PM   #2
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you should post this in the newbie forum. Then they will tell you to search and read the faq
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Old 08-23-2007, 06:45 PM   #3
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agree with above ^ My recomendation would be none at all thou
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Old 08-23-2007, 06:52 PM   #4
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A good BOV on a Subaru is an oxymoron. They all leak to one degree or the other. Stick with the factory BPV. If you want that pssssht sound, run a search on the snorkus delete mod. It's effective, cheap, and won't eff up your car.

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Old 08-23-2007, 07:10 PM   #5
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The best one for your car if not highly modified? Made by Subaru..
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Old 08-23-2007, 07:21 PM   #6
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The only BOV that i have seen work on a wrx without causing problems is the HKS SSQV. But i highly recommend using the stock BPV.
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Old 08-23-2007, 07:32 PM   #7
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The only BOV that i have seen work on a wrx without causing problems is the HKS SSQV. But i highly recommend using the stock BPV.
i have the hks ssqv on my 03, have no problems whatsoever. sounds cool too.. except i lost my damn purple insert. anyone have one layin around?
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Old 08-24-2007, 12:08 PM   #8
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I used to have the HKS SSQV, it sounded cool. I switched back to the stock BOV and noticed my car ran 10 times better. If you have a stock car there is no need for an aftermarket BOV.
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Old 08-25-2007, 05:59 AM   #9
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HKS SSQV is the only other BOV apart from a stock one that works well because its a pull type i.e. on boost, the pressure pushes against it and holds it closed, and its pulled open on vacuum to vent the boost pressure.

The only downside is the noise it makes...if you like it then good for you, but if you don't then you'll need to run a plumb back kit or just use a stock BOV

I've got an SSQV in my car and I love it.
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Old 08-25-2007, 05:00 PM   #10
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You have GOT to be kidding me.

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Old 08-25-2007, 06:33 PM   #11
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the bestest bov is at leest the RFL. itz totally sweet. eyed suggest 3 uv dem at once. ur boozt will be hella tite and ur ride will sound madd dope son.
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Old 08-27-2007, 02:26 PM   #12
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The GFB [Gruppe-s] BOV / BPV is nice. Of course I have a fm and needed a bpv. I read an article that said the suby bpv is the best thing to run.
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Old 08-27-2007, 08:31 PM   #13
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d00d b0vz r00l

really though the GFB is pretty nice...stick with the stocker though FTW
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