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  1. 2002 wrx engine in a 2002 Forester?

    Motor Conversions
    I was wanting to put a turbo in my 02 Forester (ej25) but I've heard they don't handle boost very well. So I was wondering if it's possible and what I would need to put a wrx engine from the same year in it.
  2. New Member: 2001 JDM SF5 w/ 24 000 kms

    New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, super excited to finally be a Subaru owner! Found a recently imported 01' SF5 w/ 24 000 kms...! Thought it was too good to be true but the car is in fantastic shape. The engine/other mechanical components are in great shape and the interior is immaculate! The exterior paint isn't the...
  3. ('03-'05) 2005 - EJ20 177HP hp increase to 300hp?

    EJ20 - 2.0L Turbocharged
    Hey guys ! new to the forum:) i tried to get information out here but not a certain answer. so i was looking to increase the power of a turbo version EJ20 to 300bhp, looking to make the car as reliable as possible, what will need to be done in order to get 300hp in the crank ? will i need to...
  4. ('98-'00) 2000 - EJ20 non-turbo rumbling burbling sound at 2800-2900 rpm?

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    I noticed that my EJ20 non-turbo Forester (5 speed manual) has a continous deep rumbling sound at ca. 2900 RPM. It is independent from gear, speed, temperature, load, and it is not a noise, but the engine/exhaust itself in operation. You can say that, Its a Subaru, why i not enjoy the boxer...
  5. Forester project

    (not driving untill dyno tune is booked in) so dont give me poop for the current state of the vehicle lol. bit of a silly build but all for fun and knowledge growth! project so far as follows... stock apart from, k&n air filter STI intercooler Xforce catless bell mouth down pipe- 3"cattback...
  6. 2004 - ej25 swap to ej20 - cranks but no start, cam sensor issue?

    Motor Conversions
    so i'm swapping in an ej20 for my ej25 (both turbo if that makes a difference), and i've gotten everything connected and all good. i ran over everything with a sensor and it does not detect the cam sensors. i am using the american cam sensors but they are noticeably shorter than the japanese cam...