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Old 02-10-2009, 10:33 PM   #15
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Join Date: Jul 2004
Chapter/Region: RMIC
Location: CO
03 Wrx Wagowned
95 L swapped ver1 fmic'd


Originally Posted by Calitri-Boost View Post
nice, post more when its done.
For sure.
Originally Posted by jardine View Post
cool this should turn out really good. i am about done with the swap and plan of getting some of these pretty soon so i can fit my new wheel and tire setup.
Sweet. What swap are you doing and what are the new wheels/tires?

Originally Posted by Handsdown View Post
very sick. i like the flares a lot.
Thanks meng.
Originally Posted by Kotir View Post
Yeah I wish you were close too to see how much more room the flares give.

Trying to think if you could measure from the unibody in the wells to the edge of the flares to see how much more room they make. I pulled the **** out of my rear fenders and it'd be disappointing to get flares and not gain that much. I know some of the guys with the Do-luck style front fenders saying that pulled/rolled fenders could fit just as much.

Wish they had 275/35-17 they'd be a better fit for our cars the overall diameter with the 275/40-17 is pretty large (maybe better if had 6spd gearing?) Car sits pretty high off the ground even with not much fender gap. One of the reasons I'd like flares if I could tuck tire and lower the car more (maybe on widebody would give me that? idk) Fronts would give me way more room though.

And my pullz for reference:

Yea I kind of feel like I'm going to riding like the Gobstopper, low but with ganga wheel gap. I'll try and see if Chris can take a few measurements for ya. What widebodies have you been looking at?
Originally Posted by impreza_GC8 View Post
Can't wait to see the finished product. Out of curiosity, did you buy an entire front clip to do your swap?
Yep. Got the rear hatch, bumper and rear diff as well as the whole front clip. Here's a pic in Japan before it got chopped up.

Originally Posted by rice h8r View Post
It's finally getting painted!

You know the stories about JIC coilovers right?
Yea, I can't wait. Yes I know the horror stories about the jics, you posted up in my other thread if you've forgotten. They're getting replaced with koni 8611's and swift springs most likely.
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