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  1. Offroad Suspension
    I am planning on building an overlanding setup in the back of my forester, and with all the extra added weight I am thinking that I may need to upgrade the suspension. Does anyone have any good suggestions for good but budget suspension for a 2004?
  2. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    Hello all, I’m new to this group so thank you for taking the time to read and post a response. Its that unfortunate time where my OEM struts, upper mounts, and lower control arms are on their last legs. It was crazy to see how much parts were from the dealership so I figured I’d finally look...
  3. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    Recently dropped my forester with the WRX Strut + Spring combo but it isn't low enough for my taste. Has anyone changed out the WRX springs for a set of aftermarket ones? If so, what spring would be the best and would there be any rubbing/bottoming out problems?
  4. Steering, 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...
  5. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    Hi, Just fitted some 2015+ VA STI/WRX ('18 STI in this case) control arms to my MY09 SH Forester XT and want ed to do a lengthy boring write-up for anyone that wants to follow. The short version: Why: Because my old bushes were stuffed and for the price of the bushes I could get a pair of arms...
  6. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    I have a 1998 Subaru Forester s. I’ve had it for a few months now and I’m wanting to lower it on Impreza suspension. I’ve seen lots of things saying 04-07 Impreza wagon is a direct bolt on but I’ve also seen things saying it doesn’t fit or the top hat is different. Does anyone know if the 04-07...
  7. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    Hi guys I have a 98 sf5 I want to swap suspension I know I can use wrx Impreza suspension but I was wondering what the exact year I can use and if a certain combination is need if I can be pointed in the right way I would appreciate it
  8. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    Hey Subie lovers. My rear SLS on 07 SG XT is leaking and I'm converting to non-self leveling with wh performance in Johannesburg. I've looked through relevant discussions but haven't been able to find what the difference will be between SLS and non-SLS. Particularly with carrying heavy loads-...
  9. Steering, 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!
  10. Motor Conversions
    Hello, I have a 2006 red Forester X (2 l) on which I'm looking to do some work. A paintjob is coming up, but in the future I'd like to swap it to a turbo, maybe add some lowered wrx shocks and do a manual swap (I'm aware it could take a lot of time/money). As far as I've seen here, everyone...
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