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General Information

Year
2018
Make
Subaru
Model
Forester Premium Black Edition
Color
Crystal White Pearl
Packages
Black Edition w/EyeSight
History
This is my 1st Subie!
Currently, also own a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas SE R-Line;
Previously owned a 1986 Porsche 944, 1995 Acura Integra GS-R, 2000 Acura TL, 2003 Honda Civic LX, 2004 Honda Pilot EX-L, 2014 Nissan Rogue SL, 2007 BMW 335i convertible, and a 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SEL R-Line.
2018 Subaru Forester Premium Black Edition (Crystal White Pearl)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Completed Upgrades:
~ Cusco Brake Master Cylinder Brace
~ PIAA 85110 115db 400HZ + 500HZ Sports Horn set
~ Perrin Horn Install Bracket
~ K&N Panel Air Filter
~ DIY Engine hood seal stops water and salt entering engine bay & reduces hood bounce
~ Ultra Racing USA Rear Strut Tower Brace - 2 Point
~ SSD Performance Front Strut Tower Brace
~ STI 20mm Rear Sway Bar Kit with new bushings
~ SSD Performance Cold Air Intake - Gloss Red Powder Coat

Completed Service:
~ November 16, 2018 - 5107 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Mobil 1 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA15A)
~ January 20, 2019 - 10,491 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA15A)
~ February 10, 2019 - 12,587 miles Potauto Map 1036C Heavy Activated Carbon Car Cabin Air Filter Replacement
~ March 16, 2019 - 15,417 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ March 26, 2019 - 16,516 miles - Front Wipers Replaced - (Bosch Icon 26A & 17B wiper blades)
~ April 15, 2019 - 18,564 miles - Rear Wiper Replaced - (Bosch Rear H354 wiper blade)
~ May 4, 2019 - 20,049 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ June 19, 2019 - 25,027 miles Potauto Map 1036C Heavy Activated Carbon Car Cabin Air Filter Replacement
~ June 21, 2019 - 25,330 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ September 9, 2019 - 29,967 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Mobil 1 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ October 14, 2019 - 33,662 miles - Cleaned K&N Engine Air Filter, Rotated Tires, Wheel Alignment, & Brake Flush
~ October 25, 2019 - 35,025 miles - Oil & Filter Service - (Mobil 1 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ December 22, 2019 - 39,714 miles X2Power Premium AGM BCI Group 35 (SLI 880 CA/740 CCA 115min Reserve Capacity) Battery by NorthStar replacement for OEM; Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Ultra Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ January 4, 2020 - 40,196 miles - Replaced OEM Bridgestone Dueler H/L 400 97H tires with Vredestein Quatrac Pro XL 225/55R-18 102V tires
~ February 16, 2020 - 45,009 miles Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Ultra Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
~ March 5, 2020 - 47,170 miles - Rotated Tires and adjusted tire pressure, checked brakes and muffler
~ March 15, 2020 - 48,098 miles Potauto Map 1036C Heavy Activated Carbon Car Cabin Air Filter Replacement
~ July 20, 2020 - 49,140 miles Front Wipers Replaced - (Bosch Icon 26A & 17B wiper blades) & Rear Wiper Replaced - (Bosch Rear H354 wiper blade)
~ August 7, 2020 - 49,997 miles Oil & Filter Service - (Pennzoil Ultra Platinum Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-20 & Subaru Engine Oil Filter 15208AA130)
Interior
Completed Upgrades:
~ Subaru Cargo Cover for Manual Rear Gate
~ Subaru Front Side Sill Plate
~ GCS JDM Style Coin Holder Fuse Box Cover
~ JDM Station Textured Mirror Trim Knob - Red
~ JDM Station Textured Climate Control Knob Covers - Red
~ GCS Climate Control Trim Bezels V2 - Red
~ Subispeed MK2 Automatic Flappy Paddle Extensions - Red
~ 3D Carbon Steering Wheel Emblem Overlay
~ Subaru STI Pedal Pad Kit
~ Subaru JDM Shift knob with red stitching
~ Subaru JDM Shifter boot with red stitching
~ Subaru JDM Console hood with red stitching
~ Redline armrest cover - black leather with red stitching
~ Husky Liners 99881 Weatherbeater Floor Liners - Front & Rear Row
Exterior
Completed Upgrades:
~ Tinted driver & passenger windows and moonroof to match rest of the Forester (Suntek 18%), protected headlights and fog lights with clear PPF @ Advanced Solar Control, in Toms River, NJ. https://www.instagram.com/advanced_solar_control/
~ Subaru Genuine Logo Slimline Black License Plate Frames
~ tS Emblem (Red/Black)
~ STI tS Style Front Grille & Rear Bumper Stripe - Red
~ JDM Front and Rear 3D Carbon Fiber Emblem Overlays
~ tS Fender Emblems
~ OLM OE Style Rear Bumper Protector
~ Avery Dennison Gloss Black Vinyl Wrapped the JDM Front Grille Chrome Trim
~ STI tS Style Subaru Forester Front Grille
~ GCS Front and Rear Black Frame/Red Subaru Logo Emblems
~ Subaru STI OEM Grille Emblem
~ Subaru Forester Front Bumper Underguard in Gloss Black Sapphire DipYourCar.com PlastiDip

Upcoming Upgrades:
~ GCS STI Style Rear Diffuser - Black
~ Subaru Forester Black Silica Roof Spoiler 96031SG002V2
~ Compressive Tuning XTi-Autodromo Hood
~ Compressive Tuning XTi-Forester Front & Rear Fascias
Audio
Completed Upgrades:
~ Custom Subaru & STI Head Unit Display Off Images
~ Hardwire kit for Valentine One Radar to Forester fuse box to use with Android JBV1 app and V1 Bluetooth adapter.
~ Roav Viva Pro by Anker, Alexa-Enabled 2-Port USB Car Charger for Navigation, Voice Initiated Calling, Music Streaming, and to control my smarthome
~ Scosche Double Pivot Magnetic MagicMount Elite
~ Blackvue DR590W-1CH Dashcam powered by the Power Magic Pro EZ
Lighting
Completed Upgrades:
~ @VarcoRep LED Rear Running / Brake / Sequential Turn Signals / Reflector bumper lights
~ Colin-Shread Full LED Tail Lamps ~ Sequential Signal version from supporting vendor @VarcoRep (Clear Lens/Carbon interior and bloody Red C-Tube)
~ Boslla Bullet H11 fog light LED bulbs - World’s 1st 4-Color LED bulbs
(6500k White - Sunny, 4300k Neutral White - Snowy, 3000k Yellow - Rain/Fog, SOS - Emergency Flashers; 3600 lumens/bulb)
~ Diode Dynamics Stage Series 30" Light Bar and DD Heavy Duty Wiring Harness (217,000 candela/7,000 lumens)
~ Diode Dynamics HP11 Amber Front Turn Signal LEDs (310 Lumens)
~ Diode Dynamics LED Flasher Relay
~ Diode Dynamics 194 HP5 LED (92 lumens) license plate bulbs
~ OLM LED Door Lights (2 x OLM Vision White Base LED Bulb (White Output))
~ OLM Replacement Trunk Light LED (1 x OLM Black Circuit N3 LED Bulb (White Output))
~ WFB for Car Door Projector Welcome Courtesy Shadow Subaru Logo Light
Exhaust
Completed Upgrades:
~ Nameless Performance 5" Muffler Axleback exhaust & hanger bushings
Wheel and Tire
Black Edition OEM wheels:
~ 5 Y-Spoke Powder Coat Dark Charcoal Aluminum Black Edition Wheels (18x7 size, 5 lugs x100mm bolt pattern, 48mm Offset) Part# 28111SG220

Completed Upgrades:
~ RokBlokz Rally Mud Flaps V2 - Black w/white logo
~ Vredestein Quatrac Pro XL 225/55R18 102V All-Weather (3PMSF) & UHP tires

Upcoming Upgrades:
~ Perrin 25mm Wheel Spacers PSP-WHL-026BK
~ Power Stop - 1-Click Z23 Evolution Sport Drilled and Slotted Brake Kit with Calipers

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