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    the **** me, I didnt plan build (05 WRX)

    So we pulled my motor to do a little maintenance. odd noise coming from the bell housing.. plus just do the timing while we were there... well yeah.

    Had milky oil in the turbo. YAY FOR turbo REBUILD

    So, Im a newb, but I have a few guys helping me out/doing most of the work I cant and shouldnt do..





    **** IT

    EJ207 here I come.

    Anyone want at USDM EJ20 for a nice price lol
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    Update*

    Still poor.

    Engine apparently had low compression in one cylinder so I only got about half of what I wanted. So im only about 1/3 of the way to my EJ207...

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    EJ 207 V7

    ordered from JDM Nagoya/JDM SHOP USA 5/8/14


    I will update with progress. OHHHH BOY

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    Maybe man boobs... Ill be sure to take my shirt off for the install.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zax View Post
    In for the transmission rebuild!
    Im going to swap in a 6 spd. later... I know it would make more sense to do it now since I have pretty much everything out but the money isnt there. So Ill have to do it either when it takes a ****, or when I have the funds available. Im hoping to be GTG monetarily with this in 6 months. If thats the case I may buy one and swap it... or just wait till this 5 spd. breaks..

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    EJ207 V7 has been shipped and should be here friday according to UPS.

    Also ordered

    Walbro 255 Fuel pump
    Invidia Catless V3 divorced downpipe with extra O2 bung
    Grimspeed 3 port EBCS

    So that all pretty much used up my $500 savings getting the V7 over the V8.. oh well. At least Ill have some cool **** to put on it and wont have to retune it when I ended up getting all that anyways.

    Still need/want an electric oil pressure gauge thought sooo if anyone nearby wants to trade me some powder coating work for one lmk.

    Otherwise Ill use my buddys shops discount... He could have saved me some money on the Walbro ($30) but hes slow... so I paid more to get it by wens.

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    Id say youre jealous but you have a 15 STi... Not jealous. But this should still be a sweet ride when done

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    I said you're not jealous...

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