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Old 08-18-2011, 08:14 PM   #2126
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Old 08-23-2011, 04:27 PM   #2127
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Oh sorry I forgot to mention I live in Canada so only the limited comes with HIDs. By doing a retrofit it adds projectors to the headlight so the lights are more "focused" and "sharp" rather than the halogen reflector housing. I don't want to add HID's into the reflector housing because that will probably just blind oncoming traffic.




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Old 08-23-2011, 05:59 PM   #2128
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my boys forester not really sure how its lowered all i know it scrapes everywhere

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Old 08-23-2011, 09:13 PM   #2129
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Jesus thats way low for an SF5... i wonder what he is riding on .. WRX susp with lowering springs cant handle that height because it will bottom the struts out over the smallest of bumps.
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Old 08-23-2011, 09:42 PM   #2130
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from what i was told its stock forester struts with ford focus springs i have no clue how it was done all i know it rides harsher than my 08 with coilovers

i just gave him the stock struts/springs off my girls fozzy so he can raise it up for winter
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Old 08-24-2011, 07:47 AM   #2131
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Here are more pix... Enjoy.


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Old 08-24-2011, 11:13 AM   #2132
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^ So much wheel gap... but still looks great!
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Old 08-24-2011, 05:06 PM   #2133
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new lip!!
BEFORE


AFTER

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Old 08-24-2011, 11:28 PM   #2134
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from what i was told its stock forester struts with ford focus springs i have no clue how it was done all i know it rides harsher than my 08 with coilovers

i just gave him the stock struts/springs off my girls fozzy so he can raise it up for winter

GOOD GOD, stock struts? Oh dear.
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Old 08-25-2011, 10:04 AM   #2135
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yeh those things are shot haha ( that are on the car now )

but he's been running that set-up all year now and has broke anything yet.


but i know with the new stock struts hes still going to find a way to lower it a tad

but love that car hearing him scrape trying to get into my driveway. granted i have to 2 or 3 wheel my car to get out ha
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Old 08-25-2011, 10:50 AM   #2136
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new lip!!

That really makes your CF grille look appropriate now. Before it looked slightly out of place, but not anymore!
Definitely loving the look, but it's a shame it's still an N/A... I vote EZ30R swap!
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Old 08-25-2011, 03:56 PM   #2137
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That really makes your CF grille look appropriate now. Before it looked slightly out of place, but not anymore!
Definitely loving the look, but it's a shame it's still an N/A... I vote EZ30R swap!

read my mind! when i do a motor swap it will be an h6 motor of some sort
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Old 09-10-2011, 10:42 AM   #2138
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Good job man
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Old 09-16-2011, 02:50 AM   #2139
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Old 09-19-2011, 11:13 AM   #2140
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Nice SH! ^^^
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Old 09-22-2011, 04:54 AM   #2141
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finally had a full detail on the Foz

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Old 09-26-2011, 09:58 PM   #2142
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I learn something new everyday! You Canadians get hosed on some things, but make out like bandits on others!

I havent seen a retrofit in a newer Forester yet, but I am sure it would look amazing.
http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/show....php?t=2031664
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Old 10-02-2011, 10:12 PM   #2143
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finally had a full detail on the Foz

That is beautiful! Are you running coilovers? Any rubbing issues?
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Old 10-02-2011, 10:13 PM   #2144
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I would love to have OEM projectors on my '08 Sports XT... Nice conversion!
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Old 10-03-2011, 03:55 PM   #2145
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Old 10-03-2011, 09:09 PM   #2146
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That is beautiful! Are you running coilovers? Any rubbing issues?
cheers mate
yes I am running coilovers and 19 x 8 rims so guard rolling and fender pumping is required but easy enough to do.
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Old 10-04-2011, 08:52 AM   #2147
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dpatlak... Wow, nice looking Foz.
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Old 10-05-2011, 01:52 PM   #2148
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You mean Aussie Dave, right?

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Old 10-06-2011, 10:17 PM   #2149
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one of here fozzy and my winter rat/dd



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heres my girlfriends fozzy

the mod list is lowered on my 96 legacy struts and springs
dop K&N filter
sti cat back modified to fit
wrx wheels
08 impreza rotors
8k hids






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Old 10-10-2011, 09:21 PM   #2150
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Great pics! Foresters are really starting to grow on me...
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