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Old 07-18-2007, 05:12 PM   #1
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Default '06 WRX, '05 STi drivetrain :) Lots of pix

Hey guys, I just completed a full '05 STi drivetrain swap on my '06 WRX and figured i'd share it with the nasioc world.

The parts to go in:












The car before:

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Old 07-18-2007, 05:12 PM   #2
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The disassembly:





Drivetrain off:







Tranny off:



Stupid Glass Tranny:


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Old 07-18-2007, 05:14 PM   #3
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Anddd the reassembly:

R180, Cusco RSB, Polished Lat links



Brembo'sss:



Whiteline Balljoint/Tie Rod Extenders:



Tranny isntalled:





Exhaust and Cusco FSB installed:





Shift Knob:

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Old 07-18-2007, 05:14 PM   #4
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Finishing up:



Rear Wheels hits the ground:



And then the front:



And the car in one piece again lol:



thanks for looking , any questions about the swap feel free to ask..... my stock drivetrain is up for sale as well, i'll start a new thread with all that info soon
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:19 PM   #5
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As soon as I saw that car in the bg of one of the pics (he's part of fizz or something) I was like... figures. Hot **** for Subies always goes down with those guys.
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:23 PM   #6
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As soon as I saw that car in the bg of one of the pics (he's part of fizz or something) I was like... figures. Hot **** for Subies always goes down with those guys.

haha that's jdmdave on here, we've done all the work on both our cars
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:25 PM   #7
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Now THAT is what i call a front yard!
Who needs garden gnomes!
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:26 PM   #8
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As soon as I saw that car in the bg of one of the pics (he's part of fizz or something) I was like... figures. Hot **** for Subies always goes down with those guys.
that car in the background is mine. rob is a good friend of mine so i had to help him out. it was fun weekend
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:26 PM   #9
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Do you have a budget for that project?
Mind sharing?
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:28 PM   #10
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Do you have a budget for that project?
Mind sharing?

I dont mind sharing but i'm leaving work at the moment i'll post up or pm you later
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:29 PM   #11
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nice pics dude...thanks for sharing
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:37 PM   #12
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that's cusco'd out like a stunna fresh jdm parts store.

awesome driveline swap!
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:42 PM   #13
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Very niceee!!
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:42 PM   #14
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so where in new york are you guys id love to see these cars in person, never seen a swapped wrx.
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:44 PM   #15
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you are brave to post pic like that

subi now have ways to void your warrenty
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:51 PM   #16
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good stuff
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:52 PM   #17
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you are brave to post pic like that

subi now have ways to void your warrenty


@u
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Old 07-18-2007, 05:54 PM   #18
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thanks for the comments guys, as for where i'm located, I'm on Long Island

www.longislandsubaruclub.com if ur interested in checking us out, great club to be around IMO
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Old 07-18-2007, 06:32 PM   #19
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how long did it take you? did you use power tools?
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Old 07-18-2007, 06:34 PM   #20
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unreal...very cool. your car looks like a keeper!
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Old 07-18-2007, 06:35 PM   #21
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did you have to take your shirt off?
IBOTcomesin.

wow where did you get all that, very nice.
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Old 07-18-2007, 06:37 PM   #22
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how long did it take you? did you use power tools?
started on friday, finished monday night (I didnt really work on it sunday or monday until nighttime)

I have a 33 gal. air compressor and a bunch of air tools which helped

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unreal...very cool. your car looks like a keeper!
thanks, figured we need to give some of the '06-'07 wrx's some clarity over the 6 spd. debate

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did you have to take your shirt off?
IBOTcomesin.

wow where did you get all that, very nice.
So that i can get a consistent tan and not look like a farmer

a friend of one of my good friends was parting out his car
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Old 07-18-2007, 06:50 PM   #23
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very nice
props for doing all that work
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Old 07-18-2007, 07:50 PM   #24
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The bada$$ thing is that you did it all on jack stands!!

You get 2 thumbs up (because i only have 2 hands)
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Old 07-18-2007, 07:53 PM   #25
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dam i wanna do a 5spd tranny swap on my rex.. to much $$ for me though
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