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Forum: Members' Journals   02-16-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 175
  ('03-'05) my 600whp forester
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Posted By forester06x
Wow, the amount of wheel gap is just perfect. ...

Wow, the amount of wheel gap is just perfect. Not too much, not too little.
Forum: Eastern Forum   02-16-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,086
Posted By forester06x
Is sleeping in your car discouraged? :biggrin:

Is sleeping in your car discouraged? :biggrin:
Forum: Members' Journals   02-15-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
That's a good price.

That's a good price.
Forum: Members' Journals   02-15-2015, 09:42 AM
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Posted By forester06x
Yeah, it seems the Mercedes version M62s just...

Yeah, it seems the Mercedes version M62s just keep going up in price. Even rebuilt ones are going for stupid prices.
Forum: Members' Journals   02-15-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 2,792
Views: 431,415
Posted By forester06x
520 WHP and no oil cooler, just curious, why? Do...

520 WHP and no oil cooler, just curious, why? Do you have the OEM oil cooler?
Forum: Forester Shopping   02-02-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 957
Posted By forester06x
All of this. Wouldn't go for a turbo...

All of this.



Wouldn't go for a turbo Subaru with 207K on it. At 200K you're looking at even normal wear being an issue anyway. I'd be willing to bet it burns a serious amount of oil.

I'm...
Forum: Members' Journals   01-25-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
Do an EJ257 shortblock swap and drop an M90 in...

Do an EJ257 shortblock swap and drop an M90 in it.


Throttlehappy wasn't real keen on communication, so I decided to learn how to tune on my own.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-13-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By forester06x
Aisin is the OEM water pump.

Aisin is the OEM water pump.
Forum: Members' Journals   01-13-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2,792
Views: 431,415
Posted By forester06x
Between the STi badges, non-stock wheels, and...

Between the STi badges, non-stock wheels, and huge FMIC cutout, this thing is in no way a sleeper. An NA hood would look slick though.
Forum: Eastern Forum   01-12-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,086
Posted By forester06x
I'm in.

I'm in.
Forum: Members' Journals   01-09-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 175
  ('03-'05) my 600whp forester
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Posted By forester06x
This thing is gonna be Mercedes levels of quiet...

This thing is gonna be Mercedes levels of quiet when you are done. No stone left unturned. Nice work.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-08-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By forester06x
$2500 is absolutely crazy, I'd just buy a used...

$2500 is absolutely crazy, I'd just buy a used knuckle and replace the bearing in that case. I did my front wheel bearings myself for $60 in parts per side.
Forum: Members' Journals   01-07-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
You'll need the M90 if you want anything over...

You'll need the M90 if you want anything over 10psi.

I'm running stock cams; anything over Delta 1500 grinds hurts your high end. The stock cams paired with a positive displacement supercharger...
Forum: Forester of the Month (FOTM)   01-06-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,868
Posted By forester06x
This shot is sick

This shot is sick
Forum: Parts Wanted   01-05-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By forester06x
I have an EJ253 shortblock

I have an EJ253 shortblock
Forum: Members' Journals   01-05-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 175
  ('03-'05) my 600whp forester
Views: 13,240
Posted By forester06x
Clean. You coming to DGM15?

Clean. You coming to DGM15?
Forum: Members' Journals   01-04-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
I did this build right. I used all new OEM...

I did this build right. I used all new OEM parts, new gaskets on everything, new head bolts, rebuilt heads, 3 angle valve job, new valve guides, adjustment, etc. It's running, but I still have a...
Forum: Members' Journals   01-04-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
:Banane02: You might have some trouble...

:Banane02:

You might have some trouble fitting that long-snout M62 in the engine bay. Guess that means your only option is to cut a hole in the hood. :evilatyou:
Forum: Members' Journals   01-04-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
-snip-

-snip-
Forum: Members' Journals   12-28-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2,792
Views: 431,415
Posted By forester06x
I'm on board with the sleeper black front mount. ...

I'm on board with the sleeper black front mount. The bumper looks great.
Forum: Members' Journals   12-19-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 865
Views: 94,111
Posted By forester06x
My supercharged 253/257 hybrid motor Forester is...

My supercharged 253/257 hybrid motor Forester is alive! Pics and vids to come!
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   12-18-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,502
Posted By forester06x
You definitely need a torque wrench. Can't over...

You definitely need a torque wrench. Can't over or undertighten those head bolts.
Forum: FB25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (2011+)   12-14-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By forester06x
The oil pressure light is basically the "you need...

The oil pressure light is basically the "you need a new engine" light. If that light turns on, your engine bearings are already dead.
Forum: Eastern Forum   12-11-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,086
Posted By forester06x
My final exams at Georgia Tech end May 1st, if my...

My final exams at Georgia Tech end May 1st, if my hybrid motor is running reliably I'm definitely in!
Forum: Member Mishaps   12-11-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 710
Posted By forester06x
Yeah, that looks like it could be totaled. ...

Yeah, that looks like it could be totaled. Airbags deployed and front subframe damage.
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   12-11-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,502
Posted By forester06x
You're getting screwed. Find a new dealer that...

You're getting screwed. Find a new dealer that won't try to charge you over twice as much as it's worth.
Forum: Forester of the Month (FOTM)   12-10-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,652
Posted By forester06x
Oh man...those wheels. My favorite.

Oh man...those wheels. My favorite.
Forum: Members' Journals   12-09-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 175
  ('03-'05) my 600whp forester
Views: 13,240
Posted By forester06x
Yeah, they can turn off the codes easily. You...

Yeah, they can turn off the codes easily. You could just punch out the cat material and keep the empty shell, or weld in a straight pipe and reuse the stock heat shield so they won't be able to...
Forum: Members' Journals   12-09-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 175
  ('03-'05) my 600whp forester
Views: 13,240
Posted By forester06x
It just has to pass an OBDII scan and gas cap...

It just has to pass an OBDII scan and gas cap leak check test. No tailpipe sniffer, according to Vehicle Inspection Program | Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation - TN.gov...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   12-06-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,806
Posted By forester06x
Yeah, that sounds like something is up with fuel...

Yeah, that sounds like something is up with fuel pressure. Fuel pressure regulator or fuel pump relay perhaps?
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