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Forum: Members' Journals   07-19-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 909
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Posted By forester06x
Subarus in my immediate vicinity have been having...

Subarus in my immediate vicinity have been having a rash of issues lately.

1. My rear wheel bearings went bad. I got 100K or so out of them, so I can't complain. My dad worked on my car for me...
Forum: General Forum   07-19-2016, 07:35 AM
Replies: 3,930
Views: 568,196
Posted By forester06x
Really? My Forester warms up the fastest and has...

Really? My Forester warms up the fastest and has the best heater of any car I've ever driven. That heater can make me sweat even if it's below freezing outside. Maybe it's not as good in the newer...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   07-13-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,825
Posted By forester06x
It feels exactly like this happens to mine. When...

It feels exactly like this happens to mine. When I clutch in and put it in neutral to come with a stop, the RPMs plummet and it sometimes stalls, but sometimes catches itself.

I usually have to...
Forum: Members' Journals   06-30-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,147
Posted By forester06x
Those wheels look gooooooood. :discomonkey:

Those wheels look gooooooood. :discomonkey:
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   06-07-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By forester06x
Much easier to just go ahead and pull the motor. ...

Much easier to just go ahead and pull the motor. While you're at it, do a valve adjustment.
Forum: Members' Journals   06-05-2016, 10:04 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
A few final notes on my supercharger project. ...

A few final notes on my supercharger project.

I entered in on this project to prove to myself and to others that such a setup could be possible. Since I purchased the car as a teenager, I dreamed...
Forum: Member Gallery   05-25-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,480
Views: 307,613
Posted By forester06x
http://i.imgur.com/hcSEMPv.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/hcSEMPv.jpg
Forum: Members' Journals   05-25-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
DGM16 was this past weekend. ...

DGM16 was this past weekend.


http://i.imgur.com/hcSEMPv.jpg

Check out that body roll. :lol:

http://i.imgur.com/yDiJgVx.jpg
Forum: Eastern Forum   05-25-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,053
Posted By forester06x
A 10 year old economy wagon versus a brand new...

A 10 year old economy wagon versus a brand new STi...hmm I wonder who has the advantage. :biggrin:

My rear wheel bearings are calling it quits, so a rear disc swap is in progress. That, and...
Forum: Member Gallery   05-24-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2,480
Views: 307,613
Posted By forester06x
All those sweet mods, but with street tires?...

All those sweet mods, but with street tires? :crazy:
Forum: Eastern Forum   05-24-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,053
Posted By forester06x
Had a great time at my first ever DGM. I really...

Had a great time at my first ever DGM. I really enjoyed trying to keep up with Tuned200 on the first lap and absolutely roasting my brand new brake pads. :lol:
Forum: Members' Journals   05-16-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
After a particularly spirited off roading session...

After a particularly spirited off roading session last week, my front passenger side brakes decided to start dragging and catching on fire. I limped it home and took everything apart. The slide...
Forum: Eastern Forum   05-16-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,053
Posted By forester06x
Rain= powerslide weather. :lildevil:

Rain= powerslide weather. :lildevil:
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   04-30-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 53,893
Posted By forester06x
I encountered a similar problem when doing a 5MT...

I encountered a similar problem when doing a 5MT swap from a WRX into MY06. I used flat washers to temporarily make up the difference. I think the diff carriers are a bit different, but you'd have...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   04-07-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,422
Posted By forester06x
The 5MT and 4EAT crossmembers are very different....

The 5MT and 4EAT crossmembers are very different. The auto trans crossmember does not have those bushings.
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   03-29-2016, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,585
Posted By forester06x
It's been about a year since I wrote this post. ...

It's been about a year since I wrote this post. I currently have about 10,000 miles on the supercharger setup. I use it as my daily driver and have not had any reliability problems.
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   02-29-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,825
Posted By forester06x
It should also be noted that on MY2006, deleting...

It should also be noted that on MY2006, deleting the TCU did not affect ABS.
Forum: Eastern Forum   02-26-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,053
Posted By forester06x
College student budgets are great. I will be...

College student budgets are great. I will be sleeping in the back of my car. :icon_biggrin:
Forum: Members' Journals   01-30-2016, 06:31 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
http://i.imgur.com/W7Aggew.jpg My...

http://i.imgur.com/W7Aggew.jpg

My supercharged Forester found some mud.

Lowered in the front with '04 WRX takeoffs, stocks in the rear.
Forum: Eastern Forum   01-26-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,053
Posted By forester06x
Been awhile since I've been around here. I'm in.

Been awhile since I've been around here. I'm in.
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   11-23-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 485
Posted By forester06x
No need to raise engine or remove mounts. Get...

No need to raise engine or remove mounts. Get the Factory Service Manual, seriously. It's better than most tutorials you'll find online.
Forum: Members' Journals   11-16-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
So I came across a good deal over the weekend...

So I came across a good deal over the weekend that I couldn't refuse and picked up a set of '04 WRX takeoffs and a rear sway bar. Currently I've installed only the RSB and the set of front struts,...
Forum: Members' Journals   11-16-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
Didn't see this post until now, thanks for the...

Didn't see this post until now, thanks for the write-up.
Forum: Members' Journals   11-16-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 593
  ('03-'05) my 600whp forester
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Posted By forester06x
Take a look at the link in my signature...I'm not...

Take a look at the link in my signature...I'm not exactly the "average" DIYer though. Don't do this project to your daily driver.
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   09-24-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By forester06x
Some of them weren't equipped with the spin on...

Some of them weren't equipped with the spin on filter. But yes, if it were equipped with the filter, that's the location it would be in.
Forum: Forester Shopping   09-22-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,027
Posted By forester06x
1. Subaru didn't include it because 98% of the...

1. Subaru didn't include it because 98% of the Forester buying population are buying it as an appliance. Why spend money on something 98% of the consumer base is not going to use? Why add another...
Forum: Members' Journals   09-17-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 543,791
Posted By forester06x
It is also used for warming up the fluids when...

It is also used for warming up the fluids when the engine is cold. Are you putting a thermostat on the external cooler?
Forum: Member Gallery   09-10-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 2,480
Views: 307,613
Posted By forester06x
http://i.imgur.com/Sy4J2h0.jpg Haven't...

http://i.imgur.com/Sy4J2h0.jpg


Haven't taken any pics of the car in awhile...
Forum: Member Gallery   09-10-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 2,480
Views: 307,613
Posted By forester06x
^^Meaty! I like.

^^Meaty! I like.
Forum: Members' Journals   09-07-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 132,905
Posted By forester06x
It has plastic end tanks like the OEM radiator. ...

It has plastic end tanks like the OEM radiator. A good aluminum radiator like Koyo or Mishimoto is a lot better, but the APDI OEM replacement only cost $85 and I don't need the extra cooling...
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