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  1. ('14-'18) 2014 - SJ FXT 6spd MT swap?

    Transmission and Driveline
    Hey guys! I have been a member here for a while. Most because my wife has a SH forester N/A. I bought a 14 SJ FXT and love it. I was wondering if there is as forum here or if anyone has done a 15+ wrx 6spd MT swap into the SJ. I saw the STI swap but was wondering if anyone has done this with the...
  2. 2004 Forester XT with some mods - SL County Emissions?

    Mountain Forum
    Salt Lake County, UT : Just bought my mostly dream budget subaru. 04 FXT 4EAT(really wanted a MT, but cant find one) It came with Invidia catted DP, Greddy Exhaust, Cobb AP, and SPT intake. My new buddy at Emissions place failed me today on my emissions because he claimed I am missing a CAT and...
  3. ('03-'05) Checklist for a new (to me) 2005 FXT Manual with 112k miles

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    I just bought what seems like a great condition 2005 FXT w/ manual trans with about 112k miles and am looking to get a good checklist of things to check before making it into a daily/weekend driver aiming for about 250HP. According to the records/CarFax; in 2018 the head gasket, timing belt...
  4. Some gold I found on old phones.. (updated)

    Some gold I found on old phones.. (updated)

    A few old goodies I dug up from some old phones n stuff. Stacie is an 04 FXT with nothing much extra; an STI intercooler, cobb downpipe, wrx resonator and straightpiped 3" out to a 3.5" tip. I wish there was an option to upload video clips, had one I was gonna upload of her first winter...
  5. FS/FT: (For Sale or Trade) WRB REAR BUMPER W/ mud flaps

    Parts For Sale
    Swapped out the stock bumper for the jdm sg9 with rear lip . Selling the stock fxt bumper with mud flaps . I have 2 sg foresters I need a hood a drivers side fender and a bumper for one . Other wise $250 Local pick up in the bronx . Can meet nyc / lower westchester .. you pay tolls
  6. SOLD: (WA) 2005 Forester XT 5 speed STi turbo swap + more

    Vehicles For Sale
    SOLD 2005 Subaru Forester XT 5 Speed with STi Mods and lower miles (133560) Super clean Forester XT. I bought this 100% stock in 2011 as the second owner (adult son/father owned previously). Super clean inside and out. 10/10 interior 8/10 exterior considering age and mileage. A few minor door...
  7. ('14-'18) 2015 - DRL C-style headlamp ring conversion - is there's an aftermarket halo that fits?

    Lighting and Electrical
    Done a ton of researching on this forum and can't find the answer sot his is my first post ... My 2015 FXT Premium (non-eyesight) came with halogen headlamps that had chrome housings and although there seems to be a place for a C-style DRL ring around the Low Beam, it is saliently missing (I've...
  8. ('03-'05) Black 04 SH9 XT Luxury

    Members' Journals
    04 SG9 XT Luxury 2.5L 5 speed manual Ill try to update this original post with some older pics too
  9. CLOSED: Free to good home...immediately! '04 FXT Manual Java Black, Bay Area

    Parts For Sale
    Hello all, I've been a member here since I bought my scoob back in '04 and it's finally time to say goodbye. My girl's still running, ish, but has gotten long in the tooth and has a couple of issues that I don't want to deal with. No, this isn't a midlife crisis...honest. I'd rather it go to a...
  10. FS: (For Sale) 2017 Forester XT Stock Wheels and Nokian WRG3 SUV Tires

    Parts For Sale
    Looking to sell my ‘17 Sport stock wheels and tires, preferably local. I'm based out of Los Angeles, but I can ship at buyers expense. I can get you a ground quote if you wish. The wheels and tires are sitting in my garage, tires have been sitting for a while since I put on the Sparcos so they...
  11. 2008 XT - EE20 swap

    Motor Conversions
    I am planning an EE20 swap in my 2008 FXT. Has anybody done this before? I have seen some posts about swapping EE20s into imprezas and other models but nothing with the foresters. This is going to be one small portion of my build but i am hoping it wont be the most difficult one.
  12. ('14-'18) 2015 FXT Invidia N1 Question

    FA20DIT - 2.0L Direct-Injection/Turbo (2014-2018)
    A buddy of mine has a Invidia N1 for sale from a 2015 WRX, but it's just the Axle-back portion. From my understanding since I seen many people on here and on YouTube slap the N1 onto the 2014 FXT I'm gotta take a wild swing I should be 100% okay as it's the same model and nothing really changed...
  13. ('06-'08) Dark Bluebaru (2006 FXT)

    Members' Journals
    Hello there! Welcome to the build log for my recently acquired 2006 Forester XT. Bought this FXT with the auto transmission and around 115k miles. All major services are up to date and the last owner kept the interior very clean. My last car was a 2008 Lexus IS350 and before that a Volkswagen...
  14. ('03-'05) 2005 XT - oil in coolant - questions?

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    Hello all! I purchased a 2005 Forester XT a little over 2 weeks ago. The car has just over 120k. I purchased it from a dealer and the vehicle was sold “as-is” due to age. While test driving everything seemed fine. The car pulled as it should and didn’t have any notable sounds or smells. After...
  15. SOLD: CA 2006 Forester XT Automatic $750!

    Vehicles For Sale
    223,500 miles Selling my FXT. All OEM except a Walboro 255 fuel pump and some HID headlights. Exhaust valves are burnt out. It needs new heads. Strangely enough, other than that, it's in pretty good shape. If you have a motor or heads and can install them cheaply, this would be a good FXT...