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  1. Suspension and Handling
    Hi, I am only new to this forum and the forester community as a whole so i do have a bit to say. I recently purchased a secondhand 2004 2.5xs as a first car, and although it is not what I really was looking for does the job. Being a first car I am only new to modding and am interested in the...
  2. Europe
    Just got some BC BR racing coilovers for my 2005 XT.... (6/5kg/mm) Fitting them tomorrow, but how much lower than stock height would you (or have you) set your coilovers to?! This is stock: 1 inch lower?.... 2 inches?.... I still wanna be able to go over humps at "normal" speed ;)😂 Let me...
  3. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    Just bought a 160k mile, blue, Forester L with a 5 speed for $2,500 as my daily. I'd like to lower it, do some exhaust work, and put some wheels on it, all on a relatively low budget. First, I would like to lower it, so I'm going to tackle that first. My budget is $500. I would like to lower it...
  4. Suspension and Handling
    Just recently got a 2003 Forester XS and am looking to lower it by about 2-3 inches. I've seen posts about replacing the struts in it with stock struts from a WRX. I went on RockAuto and couldn't find a WRX model, only Impreza. I would imagine that the struts are the same but I'm a bit new to...
  5. Suspension and Handling
    Hey guys, anyone manage to fit 225/55r18 tires to a lowered Forester SH? My Fozzye still has the OEM springs and struts, and I want to lower it with a WRX suspension swap. Thanks! Greetings from Brazil!
  6. Suspension and Handling
    So I saw on rsr that the XT lowering springs drop more than the non XT, does anyone know if I could put the XT lowering springs on my 2.5 and if it would drop it the same?
  7. Lighting and Electrical
    I'm currently on Tein lowering springs, so about 30mm drop from stock. It seems like the lights are lower than usual. At night, I feel that the distance of the light is shorter compared to before. Do I need to adjust them or it's all in my mind? I Don't want to just adjust them right away (I...
  8. Suspension and Handling
    I'm planning to get a Tein H-Tech for my SJ paired with stock strut. any thoughts on this combo? is it good for daily driving? and how is the ride quality? any suggestions would be appreciated even with different lowering springs.
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