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Old 03-29-2012, 12:26 PM   #4401
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BR... BR is the bottom of the line. They are fine as an entry level set-up. But it is painfully obvious that there is a lot of room for improvement.
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Old 03-29-2012, 12:31 PM   #4402
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BR... BR is the bottom of the line. They are fine as an entry level set-up. But it is painfully obvious that there is a lot of room for improvement.

That is good to know as I didn't think they were their entry level ones! Thanks for sharing that!
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Old 03-29-2012, 08:24 PM   #4403
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All I've got is crap iPhone pictures. Hopefully a photoshoot will be happening Saturday if the weather holds out for the Manchester/Hampton beach cruise/meet.



how wide is your wheel and whats the offset?
that looks sweet
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Old 03-29-2012, 09:15 PM   #4404
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how wide is your wheel and whats the offset?
that looks sweet
17x9 +38 wheels with 245/40 tires.

Thanks!!
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Old 03-29-2012, 10:35 PM   #4405
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Flipping through Photobucket and found pics of my old car and boy do i miss it!!



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Old 03-30-2012, 11:06 AM   #4406
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Before


After


Suspension Mod List with prices no including shipping,(as of 3/30/2012)

Koni Shocks, Fronts $188 each Rears $174each, Tire Rack(at time i bought them set is now roughly $150 cheaper)

H&R Springs, $207.95, Perrin Performance

Whiteline control arm bushings, $42.50, Oakos Performance

Whiteline tie rod ends and ball joints(bump steer kit i think its called), $205, Oakos Performance

Whiteline steering rack bushings, $67.25, Oakos Performance

Whiteline rear sub frame bushings, given to me by my friend after he sold his car

AVO turbo 0.00 caster bushings, $125 Fred Beans Parts

Eibach 25mm front and 22mm rear 2 way adjustable sway bar kit, $255 Import Image Racing

Kartboy endlinks, $210, Oakos Performance

Totaling roughly $1760 before shipping and its well worth it.
Keep in mind i did not buy this all at once Ive been collection parts for i would guess 4-6 months.

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Group N motor, trans mounts and maybe pitch stop, and Whiteline rear diff busing inserts

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Old 03-30-2012, 02:02 PM   #4407
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^^ that's pretty epic.
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Old 03-30-2012, 02:08 PM   #4408
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^^ that's pretty epic.
Thanks man, I'm so happy with how it turned out anyone local who wants to cruise maybe take it for a test drive let me know also anyone who wants a car that even though its slow will, in my eyes, out handle mostly anything on the streets if the roads or track are twisty enough buy all these parts stickey tires and hold on for dear life haha...
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Old 03-30-2012, 02:22 PM   #4409
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Thanks man, I'm so happy with how it turned out anyone local who wants to cruise maybe take it for a test drive let me know also anyone who wants a car that even though its slow will, in my eyes, out handle mostly anything on the streets if the roads or track are twisty enough buy all these parts stickey tires and hold on for dear life haha...
I love the mod list you went all out! What was the grand total if you don't mind me asking.
If your ever in NY lmk ill cruise with you, you should come to the wbm over in MA.
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:08 PM   #4410
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Yes! Come to Wicked Big Meet it's happening about 20 minutes from my place!
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:16 PM   #4411
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I love the mod list you went all out! What was the grand total if you don't mind me asking.
If your ever in NY lmk ill cruise with you, you should come to the wbm over in MA.
Do it once do it right, it took like 6 months to collect all the parts and I'm hoping to go to the WBM and what part of NY my grandma lives in BK so I'm there a decent amount
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:16 PM   #4412
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Yes! Come to Wicked Big Meet it's happening about 20 minutes from my place!
I cant wait wait! Im about 3hrs away and last year we cruised with over 100subis we owned 84 lol.
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:20 PM   #4413
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Do it once do it right, it took like 6 months to collect all the parts and I'm hoping to go to the WBM and what part of NY my grandma lives in BK so I'm there a decent amount
I work in Tarrytown about 25 min from BK but live an 1.5hr north of there. One of those things that would require a little planning.
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:27 PM   #4414
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I cant wait wait! Im about 3hrs away and last year we cruised with over 100subis we owned 84 lol.
Haha that's insane, I live at the beginning (or end?) of 84 where it changes to 90 (Mass Pike) so we'll only have like 30 or so Subaru's Cruising.
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:32 PM   #4415
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Are those the 2011 oem wrx wheels? They look good in white! What size tire are you running?
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Old 03-30-2012, 03:42 PM   #4416
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Are those the 2011 oem wrx wheels? They look good in white! What size tire are you running?
Yeah 2011 wrx wheels running stock 235/45/17's and thank you
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:18 PM   #4417
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Suspension Mod List,(as of 3/30/2012)
Koni Shocks, H&R Springs, Whiteline control arm bushings, tie rod ends, ball joints, steering rack busings, and rear sub frame bushings, AVO turbo 0.00 caster bushings, eibach 25mm front and 22mm rear 2 way adjustable sway bars with kartboy endlinks

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Group N motor, trans mounts and maybe pitch stop, and Whiteline rear diff busing inserts
I'm definitely going the same route with my OBS. Within the next month I'll be replacing just about all of the bushings. Haven't looked too much in to the tie rod, ball joints, or caster bushings though.

Is there any recommendations you can make?

Thanks, your car looks great
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:28 PM   #4418
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Suspension Mod List,(as of 3/30/2012)
Koni Shocks, H&R Springs, Whiteline control arm bushings, tie rod ends, ball joints, steering rack busings, and rear sub frame bushings, AVO turbo 0.00 caster bushings, eibach 25mm front and 22mm rear 2 way adjustable sway bars with kartboy endlinks
Future Mods,
Group N motor, trans mounts and maybe pitch stop, and Whiteline rear diff busing inserts
Looks great and probably handles even better
How much did those sway bars set you back as well as the koni shocks combo?
Also unless your really going to be autox or doing a lot of mountain runs i wouldnt recommend the motor mounts, trans mount or pitch stop.
My brother has all of those on his 04 sti and man that thing shakes since everything is so stiff. but thats just my 2cents.
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:32 PM   #4419
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I'm definitely going the same route with my OBS. Within the next month I'll be replacing just about all of the bushings. Haven't looked too much in to the tie rod, ball joints, or caster bushings though.

Is there any recommendations you can make?

Thanks, your car looks great
thank you, The stuff I have feels great, I got the avo caster bushings because they don't change the caster so it won't kill tires and all the whiteline stuff is very good. My friend who at one point had a 700whp legy did everything over in his car many times and pretty much tried a lot of stuff out so he suggested most of it
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:38 PM   #4420
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Looks great and probably handles even better
How much did those sway bars set you back as well as the koni shocks combo?
Also unless your really going to be autox or doing a lot of mountain runs i wouldnt recommend the motor mounts, trans mount or pitch stop.
My brother has all of those on his 04 sti and man that thing shakes since everything is so stiff. but thats just my 2cents.
Sway bar set was 255 from import image racking, konis are onsale on tire rack so idk when I first got them it was 730 for the set but I called tire rack and met me half way for the price difference and the springs were like 210 if I had to guess
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:50 PM   #4421
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Is anyone else hearing a grinding noise in 2nd gear only. Around 1.5-2k? Theres no sound if I accelerate moderately. But if I step on it the sound comes out. But it's brief, like around a second or so. I'm guessing I might of stripped the gear? I've been driving on it for about 3 months now
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:56 PM   #4422
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Also any one local or anyone who wants to meet up ill take you for a ride maybe let ya drive to get a feeling and I'm gonna try to add prices to the spec sheet or maybe copy and past the one I wrote, idc if ppl know what I spent just because everyone can search the parts and know what I spent. Also anyone trying to do all this 12hours spent working on my car and have fun with the control arm bushings
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:08 PM   #4423
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Also any one local or anyone who wants to meet up ill take you for a ride maybe let ya drive to get a feeling and I'm gonna try to add prices to the spec sheet or maybe copy and past the one I wrote, idc if ppl know what I spent just because everyone can search the parts and know what I spent. Also anyone trying to do all this 12hours spent working on my car and have fun with the control arm bushings
Where are you located ha can't see from my phone
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:17 PM   #4424
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Suspension Mod List with prices no including shipping,(as of 3/30/2012)

Koni Shocks, Fronts $188 each Rears $174each, Tire Rack(at time i bought them set is now roughly $150 cheaper)

H&R Springs, $207.95, Perrin Performance

Whiteline control arm bushings, $42.50, Oakos Performance

Whiteline tie rod ends and ball joints(bump steer kit i think its called), $205, Oakos Performance

Whiteline steering rack bushings, $67.25, Oakos Performance

Whiteline rear sub frame bushings, given to me by my friend after he sold his car

AVO turbo 0.00 caster bushings, $125 Fred Beans Parts

Eibach 25mm front and 22mm rear 2 way adjustable sway bar kit, $255 Import Image Racing

Kartboy endlinks, $210, Oakos Performance

Totaling roughly $1760 before shipping and its well worth it.
Keep in mind i did not buy this all at once Ive been collection parts for i would guess 4-6 months.
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:23 PM   #4425
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Where are you located ha can't see from my phone

Red Bank, NJ 07701

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