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Old 12-01-2012, 03:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys and gals! My name is Derrick. I figured this would be a good into and a good time to start a build thread on my new addition. A little back story ive been hooked on subarus since my blue 04 rs impreza. I sold it and had to have some boost. So i bought a 05 wrx for 3400$ and regrettably sold it this past summer. So i bought a sonic yellow wrx to see if that would make me miss my 05 less.....it sure didnt. I sold the 03 and had a few cars inbetween. I sold the 00 GSR integra i had for 4k and looked all over for a wrx. Instead i found a 2004 Forester xt for 5300obo. Being a forester lover since the grand turismo 2 days i had to have it. I called and talked to him into letting me have it for 4k cash. I was on the road the next day to Lexington KY. I pull up into the drive to find a older gentleman in his say 50's. The car is 100% stock and im in love even though its an auto. So i bought it.

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The only problem was that it is pulling a p0304 code for missfire,but ill trace it down

As far as mods go i wanna do a invidia turbo back and a intake. Most likely some wrx suspension,tint and red flaps. But other than that im really content as it is now. Well onto the pics.




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Here are the past subarus

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Old 12-01-2012, 06:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Very nice.

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Old 12-01-2012, 06:37 PM   #3 (permalink)
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How long before you paint the fozz wheels?
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Old 12-02-2012, 04:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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How long before you paint the fozz wheels?
idk itll most likely be when i get tint done on it. I wanna do a black theme. But i do love some gold.
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Old 12-08-2012, 09:25 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Took the fozzy up this dirty mountain road i always take the subies up. I definitely got a feel of what i need to work on with the suspension and brakes. Heres a shot. It needs to be lowered bad.

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Old 01-01-2013, 04:15 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Me and my buddies saabaru went up the mountain today and got some great pics







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Just ordered some Rokbloks red flaps and going right now to get my tint done
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got some Rokblok flaps and my tint done. Ive gotta say the quality of the flaps are great and a good alternative to the Rally armor for the money.


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So after a little mountain run with my buddies wrx. My turbo finally decided its had enough after 135k. So im thinking i may go with a vf39 if i can find one at a good price.

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I got around to putting my exhaust on finally. Its a TurboXS 4in downpipe to a apexi n1 catback. Also my 04 wrx struts with tein s-tech springs.




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looking good man! I hope your going to tune the car if you havent already!
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looking good man! I hope your going to tune the car if you havent already!
Yes sir being done this week :)
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Wow, great build so far!!
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Wow, great build so far!!
thanks sir. only about 500$ in and it changed everything....more to come
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was bored today to i did the diy black console

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