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Old 12-22-2003, 04:38 PM   #1
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Default Pitching Stopper Rod - Purpose

I noticed on the www.spt.subaru.com site a part called a pitching stopper rod for the '04 STi. What is the purpose and how does it work?
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Old 12-22-2003, 04:53 PM   #2
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The pitch stop rod is there to stop the "front/back" movement of the engin. The STi already has the hardend one. It is located under the intercooler.
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All boxer Subbies from the recent past have a pitch bar, sort of shaped like a bone. With just two engine mounts (and a tranny mount much further back), the engine would be able to wander even more in on/off throttle situations. IMO these engines move around a lot.

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Old 12-22-2003, 09:12 PM   #4
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The STi already has the hardend one.
Yes, and it is the same as the one found in every Impreza since about 1996 . The one on the SPT site is the hardered durometer rubber Group N pitch stop, not the stock one.


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