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Old 04-18-2003, 11:57 PM   #1
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Default Can an OBS handle better?

I know, but I needed the clearance here. I took her out on the backroads today, and while she sure was fun, she gets a bit squirrely - if you know what I mean. Without sacrificing the clearance, what can I do to an OBS to make it handle better?
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Old 04-19-2003, 12:23 AM   #2
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Wider tires, stiffer (not lower) springs, bigger rear sway bar..





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Old 04-19-2003, 01:56 AM   #3
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Check out the Suspension and Brakes forum, you should get much more in depth answers in there.

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Old 04-19-2003, 04:26 AM   #4
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18mm rear sway bar and better tires will make the biggest difference.
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Thanks, didn't know if sway bars were available for the OBS. Can you recommend a supplier?
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What they said. check the suspension forums and do a search.
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Old 04-20-2003, 12:14 AM   #7
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Thanks, didn't know if sway bars were available for the OBS. Can you recommend a supplier?
All Impreza rear swaybars are compatible with all model Impreza's.
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Old 04-20-2003, 10:34 AM   #8
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Thanks, didn't know if sway bars were available for the OBS. Can you recommend a supplier?
www.teaguesauto.com

Also, get a set of endlinks. Doesn't matter what, but it will help alot. I've got a set of endlinks from MRT and a Cusco sway bar and my RS is great.

We've got an '02 OBS as well and we'll probably do the same for it as well. Good tires help, but get some endlinks and a sway bar, its a great package and will handle quite well.
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