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  1. new to the site... bought an 03 Forester XT auto JDM EJ205

    New Member Introductions
    waiting for the new toy to be shipped from Japan. should be here by the end of October. Its getting shipped directly to my garage for its Ontario road inspection, but more importantly a big service and rust proofing before I hit the road! traded my new bought Mk6 Golf for a new Mk7 Golf and...
  2. 1998 - ej205 swap - rich, high idle?

    Motor Conversions
    Just finished an ej205 swap into my gc8 chassis. Engine and running gear was out of a 1998 forester that had possibly been sitting for a long time. I also did an auto manual conversion. It’s idling high (1400rpm) and is running rich. Anything common it might be? Thanks
  3. EJ205 swap

    Motor Conversions
    Hi, so i cant seem to find any forms on 06-08 foresters with EJ205 swaps from the WRX. I was wondering i could get some help with making a list of all the parts I need. My forester already has a 5 speed, so asides from that that here is what i have: Engine + wiring harness and ECU Stronger...
  4. ('03-'05) 2004 - Almost complete lack of power low RPM, good power over 3500 RPM, if I manage to get there?

    EJ20 - 2.0L Turbocharged
    Short story: 2004 EJ205 Forester 2.0 Turbo will now hardly pull at all below 3500RPM, and I am struggling even to increase the RPM when flooring the throttle. I achieve increased RPM eventually by pumping the throttle. See this video: In the beginning of the video I simply press the gas pedal...