Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Wednesday July 26, 2017
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Subaru Models > Legacy Forum

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads. 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 01-07-2002, 09:50 AM   #1
Scooby Newbie
Member#: 8022
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Centerville, OH
2003 Forester
Pacifica Blue

Default 02 GT rearward vision issues...

I just got back from a long road trip in my GT and I've got a HUGE beef with the outside mirrors on my car. I've owned 6 cars in my life and I've never had an issue like this before and I think I may even put a call into SOA about it as I think its pretty dangerous.

My trip was from Northeast PA to Dayton, Ohio yesterday through snow and such. I guess water spray curls around the mirror housing causing the mirror to get wet. Now this normally wouldn't be a problem under normal rain conditions, but because there was salt on the road, my mirrors would get road film all over them making it impossible to see anything out of them. Now, maybe I'm being anal, but I think that poses a potential safety issue with not being able to see down the side of the car without completely taking your eyes off the road. I've said before I think the mirrors on my car are too small and was wondering if it would be possible to slap a set of Outback mirrors on as they are larger. Does anyone here happen to have an Outback that would be able to tell me if the same thing happens with those mirrors as well?

The other problem I have is with the intermittant wiper interval of the rear wiper. Is there any way to shorten the time span between wipes or to possibly rig it so it is constantly on?

Thanks for listening to my rant.
kkozma is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
02-03 Fiber Visions OEM Style CF Hood Scoop AWDrifter02 Exterior/Styling 8 02-10-2008 10:54 PM
02 WRX Car Sputtering Issue Subaru69 Factory 2.0L Turbo Powertrain (EJ Series Factory 2.0L Turbo) 5 07-13-2006 09:19 PM
'97 2.5 GT with overheating issues StarryNights Legacy Forum 10 04-01-2006 09:07 PM
02+ Injen CAI Fitment Issues jasonpham Normally Aspirated Powertrain 5 05-05-2005 10:46 AM
Consumer Reports Will "Recommend" Legacy GT in Nov Issue Jon [in CT] News & Rumors 60 10-12-2004 12:01 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:15 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2017 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2017, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.