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Forum: Front Page News   Yesterday, 12:04 PM
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Posted By Loscaldazar
Have they actually ended camry production there...

Have they actually ended camry production there yet? I saw a few photos of Camrys being produced from just a few weeks ago......
Forum: Members' Journals   05-15-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bought an 05 Outback wagon.... pictures coming...

Bought an 05 Outback wagon.... pictures coming whenever I find enough time in between finals!
Forum: Members' Journals   04-30-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc461/Loscalda...

http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc461/Loscaldazar/Other/IMG_0615_zpsnz8teblb.jpg (http://s1213.photobucket.com/user/Loscaldazar/media/Other/IMG_0615_zpsnz8teblb.jpg.html)

What is this? The...
Forum: Parts For Sale   04-26-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,905
Posted By Loscaldazar
Craftsman Max Access set has been sold. PM sent...

Craftsman Max Access set has been sold. PM sent about 1/4 drive sockets.

EDIT: 1/4 drive sockets pending sale
Forum: Parts For Sale   04-25-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,905
Posted By Loscaldazar
Two new things added!

Two new things added!
Forum: Parts For Sale   04-09-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,905
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bump! Want to get these last two items sold.......

Bump! Want to get these last two items sold.... send me offers!

(AKA help a college student out)
Forum: Members' Journals   04-08-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
Absolutely! Got them mounted last Thursday, and...

Absolutely! Got them mounted last Thursday, and put them on the car on Saturday. Little cold here still, but still just warm enough for them.

It's just nice to have a fully working car again...
Forum: Bargain Alley   04-07-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Loscaldazar
Gearwrench 1/4 or 3/8 Pass Through (Vortex) Socket Set

For those of us who have uses for pass through socket sets (long studs, installing sensors with wires, ultra low profile, and especially doing our Subaru struts!!!), Napa has a fantastic deal for...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   04-02-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By Loscaldazar
They gave you the coolant for the newer Subarus...

They gave you the coolant for the newer Subarus (2011+). You need the green non-premixed coolant container. Mix it 50/50 then with some distilled/RO water.
Forum: Members' Journals   04-02-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
New tires! ...

New tires!

http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc461/Loscaldazar/Brakes%20Wheels%20Tires/IMG_0478_zpsgducm3rc.jpg...
Forum: Members' Journals   04-01-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
Got the new powersteering pump in yesterday. ...

Got the new powersteering pump in yesterday. Wasn't too difficult to do. The rear bolt takes a short 12MM socket and a 3/8 universal followed by a 3 inch 3/8 extension to remove it, but everything...
Forum: Brakes   03-31-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By Loscaldazar
It's really not worth it to change the pins,...

It's really not worth it to change the pins, bolts and boots. They'll last pretty much forever if they are taken care of. Take the pins out, clean them and grease them.

If you do really want to...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   03-31-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
  ('09-'13) Weird noise
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Posted By Loscaldazar
I seem to remember something about the buzzing of...

I seem to remember something about the buzzing of the throttle by wire system on a few newer subarus too. Might be worth searching more on this forum.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   03-31-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
  ('09-'13) Smoke?! Not again!!!!!
Views: 333
Posted By Loscaldazar
If it is happening repeatedly (even after being...

If it is happening repeatedly (even after being fixed) you either have a bad install, or the mating surface is damaged. Call up Subaru Canada and explain it to them. You shouldn't have to have the...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   03-31-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By Loscaldazar
Sometimes it can be a bad PCV valve that causes...

Sometimes it can be a bad PCV valve that causes oil lose. Doing a search will get you some information on how to test that (can't remember off the top of my head, sorry).

Otherwise a compression...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   03-31-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By Loscaldazar
Any smoke (black, white, purple, blue-ish?) on...

Any smoke (black, white, purple, blue-ish?) on acceleration?

From the 3/4 to 1/4 mark on my Forester is about 100 miles also (I have a non turbo, but the gauge is the same). The first 1/4 last...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   03-31-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By Loscaldazar
If no one else has messed with the crank pulley...

If no one else has messed with the crank pulley bolt, it's unlikely that it has been damaged. I've pulled mine off and put it back on a few times, and I've observed no stretching of the threads. ...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   03-31-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 5
  ('03-'05) Buying an FXT
Views: 201
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bearing failure on a Turbo is often from oil...

Bearing failure on a Turbo is often from oil starvation. Could be some other things (driven excessively hard/lugged), but most likely oil starvation.

Once the engine is rebuilt, I wouldn't have...
Forum: Parts Wanted   03-31-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 143
Posted By Loscaldazar
03-05 SILVER Hood (X or XT)

I need a silver hood (paint code 01G, two tone paint codes 0J3 and 2L7 are also the same color on the hood). XT or X/XS, doesn't matter. Just want to get this green hood off my car.

I can...
Forum: Members' Journals   03-30-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
Been a while since I've posted.... things have...

Been a while since I've posted.... things have been kind of busy!

Everything went back together quite well after the accident. Took me and my brother-in-law about 6 hours to fix it. Still have a...
Forum: Brakes   01-04-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 666
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bleed in this order: 1) Passenger Front 2)...

Bleed in this order:
1) Passenger Front
2) Driver Rear
3) Driver Front
4) Passenger Rear

That is the order Subaru recommends because of the passenger's front is actually the furthest away from...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-04-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,575
Posted By Loscaldazar
Good to hear your problem was resolved. I'd call...

Good to hear your problem was resolved. I'd call Subaru of America if you have a case number and update them on the situation.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-03-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By Loscaldazar
IIRC there was a recall for this on XT models. ...

IIRC there was a recall for this on XT models. It had to do with the fuel hoses shrinking in cold weather or something like that. Some with X or XS models have reported this. Update your vehicle...
Forum: The Relatives   01-03-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,974
Posted By Loscaldazar
Local dealer sells the new STi with no mark up. ...

Local dealer sells the new STi with no mark up. Then again, they've been doing so well that they shut down the Kia Dealership next door and expanded their sales and service into the old Kia...
Forum: Members' Journals   01-03-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 66,467
Posted By Loscaldazar
Hit a deer new year's eve, but the damage isn't...

Hit a deer new year's eve, but the damage isn't too bad (relatively...). Missed any sort of structural area and took out the hood, passenger's headlight, plastic air intake box, powersteering...
Forum: Exterior and Body   01-03-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By Loscaldazar
Found an 03 X with an aluminum hood in undented...

Found an 03 X with an aluminum hood in undented condition. Was a little scratched, but it was going to be repainted anyway.

So I guess all SGs had aluminum hoods then?
Forum: Exterior and Body   01-02-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By Loscaldazar
Thanks for those who have checked! I had a line...

Thanks for those who have checked! I had a line on a near mint condition 04 XT hood for $150, but they called me this morning to tell me they sold it (after promising to hold it for me today). At...
Forum: Member Mishaps   01-01-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,243
Posted By Loscaldazar
Deer got thrown into the ditch and was gone by...

Deer got thrown into the ditch and was gone by the time I went to check on it (5 minutes or so later). Tore into it already today and the good news is there isn't any frame damage. Insurance...
Forum: Exterior and Body   01-01-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By Loscaldazar
Definitely Aluminum, non magnetic and incredibly...

Definitely Aluminum, non magnetic and incredibly light (both the smaller impreza and the now dead legacy had steel hoods, and my hood is massively lighter despite being larger).
Forum: Exterior and Body   01-01-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By Loscaldazar
What Years had aluminum hoods? (non XT)

Does anyone know what years of the non turbo foresters had the aluminum hoods? I originally thought it was just 2003 foresters that had the aluminum hood (and then they switched back to steel for...
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