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  1. 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...
  2. ('03-'05) JDM FSTI SWAP HELP!!

    Transmission and Driveline
    Hey all, my first post on here! Im in the middle of the 4eat to jdm fsti 6 speed. Having some problems lining up my shift linkages without having the upper shift linkage bind up on the trans tunnel. Im still using my factory fxt front subframe. Everything bolts up good but the shifter linkage...
  3. WTB: (Want to Buy) ISO: 17x7.5 5x100 wheels / BBS SR025SG ?

    Parts Wanted
    I want to buy a full set of used 17x7.5 5x100 Subaru (i.e. used on other Subarus: BBS, OZ, or Subaru-brand) wheels for my Forester. Does anybody have a full set of used wheels with the above specs? My preferred color is silver, but I think gray would also be acceptable. If so, PLEASE let me...
  4. FS: (For Sale) Forester 09-13 Rally Innovations Light Bar

    Parts For Sale
    Parts are located in Ventura CA. Prefer local pickup. Everything is used but in good shape. Just show some typical wear. Rally Innovations Light Bar. Comes with all necessary mounting hardware. $150 Forester Sport Mesh Grille. Black. Has a WRC badge on it not the Subaru badge. Badge has wear...
  5. EJ207 into JDM st/b STI: has anyone done it?

    Motor Conversions
    Hello all, long time lurker first time poster. I’m embarking on a bit of a frankenbuild, here it is: 2000 JDM st/b STI with a blown block Wanna drop a v7 EJ207 into it, strap a GT30r turbo to it and do all intake/exhaust work IPT tranny cuz I’m lazy and my left knee will not do the manual...
  6. ('14-'18) 2015 - Exhaust question?

    Engine and Exhaust
    Hi Subros, I am new to the Forester modification world. I have a 2015 Forester XT and planning on doing some mods. I want to upgrade the catback and want to know if a wrx exhaust of the similar year is an exact swap. Also, what WRX/STI parts fit in this year model. All input is appreciated and...
  7. (All Years) STi RSB with "C" end links or a WRX RSB

    Suspension and Handling
    Ok, is there anyway the sway bar in these pics is from an 04 STI? The "C" endlinks say to me that it's from a WRX and being 20mm of the 02/03 era. Is there anyway this could be an 04 STi but somehow with different end links. I've just purchased this thinking it was an STi for my 06 Forester XT...
  8. Road Trip Queen

    Road Trip Queen

    19" x 8.5" +55 OEM STI Wheels 255/45 Michelin Pilot Sport 4 SUV 15mm ISC Wheel Adapters RS-R Down Springs Cusco Touring A dampers 20mm STI RSB
  9. ('03-'05) wrx suspension on sg foz? need help

    Suspension and Handling
    Does anyone know if lowered wrx springs would be too low to go onto my 2004 fxt? also, how low do stock wrx springs lower a forester. thanks
  10. Forester STI conversion

  11. Catch can install

  12. VF39 and up pipe install

  13. FS: (For Sale) 2004 Forester XT 5 Speed manual

    Canadian Marketplace
    I am the original owner, bought newer Forester, no collisions, solid body, original paint on body, runs well, doesn't blow smoke, engine not rebuilt, original turbo, lots of good oil changes, well maintained, new brake pads rotors front struts past 500km, clutch and timing belt last 90k, factory...
  14. ('19+) 2019 - STI 19” wheel fitment research

    Wheels and Tires
    Hi guys, have done a ton of research and am thinking 2019 sti 19” wheels will fit on my 2019 forester sport. All of the specs seem like it’ll work. People have put on 235/60/18s and they fit without rubbing and no lift and this set up has pretty much the same diameter except they will be 26mm...