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Old 01-06-2003, 12:36 PM   #1
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Default Turbo crossmember swap ?'s

Hi all, I'm wondering what all needs to be swapped over on the turbo legacy crossmember? I'll be installing a 93 turbo legacy motor in my 96 legacy.
Obviously the crossmember itself but what about the steering rack and ties? Or would i use the 96 rack instead of the 93? If i used the 96 one would i need to swap over all the lines and pump too?
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Old 01-06-2003, 09:35 PM   #2
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don't think you would need to swap out the steering rack
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Old 01-06-2003, 11:38 PM   #3
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The pumps are compatible with different racks. The only changes are the "termination" of the lines at the pump side. I run a 97 legacy gt rack in my 90 legacy. Some use a sort of banjo while others use a nut with threads outside. (if that made any sense!)
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Old 01-07-2003, 12:17 PM   #4
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You may not even need to swap the crossmember, make sure it's definitely different enough from the stock one.

The reason i say this is because a friend swapped an EJ22T into his 96 Brighton Impreza, and the x-member was not in the way.

A friend with an RS who was going to turbo it also swapped in a turbo x-member, with nothing else needing to be changed.

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Old 01-08-2003, 01:10 AM   #5
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dave, i did not understand that, one guy used the x member from his old motor, and the other one used the x member from the turbo car? are you sure that an ej22T going into a 95 96 leg 2.2 will not need the x member from the turbo?
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