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  1. Transmission and Driveline
    Hello, I’ve seen a bunch of similar stuff to this but nothing quite the same. When driving my 01 5 speed, especially when shifting between 1-2 or 2-3, there is a large clunk if I let the clutch out too quick or don’t rev high enough. The clunk is quite loud and you can feel it in the pedal and...
  2. Motor Conversions
    Hi Guys, I have been trekking around the Snowy Mountains in Australia in a stock 2001 2.0l Manual Forester which now has 320,000kms on it but still running well. This week a wrecked 2003 2.5l manual came up for sale with just over 100,000kms on it so I snapped it up thinking I would rip the...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hey all, New to this forum, but Google has brought me here a few times; thought I'd sign up. Had my STI SF5 for a few months now, I love it. Imported from Japan in 2015 it's done just 80,00 miles in its 20-year life. Couple bits need addressing mechanically. But they'll get resolved with a good...
  4. Simon


    Love my trusty subie
  5. EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)
    I have a 1999 Forrester. I am having issues getting it to pass inspection. From what I know the car has had an 2001 engine swap. The exhaust has two o2 sensors is this a 99 exhaust or 01?