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This is a discussion on Looking for my first subbbie within the Car Purchasing Forum forums, part of the ClubWRX.net Marketplace category; so i found a 02 wrx for 80k miles on it but apparently all these motors blow up at 120k ...

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    Exclamation Looking for my first subbbie

    so i found a 02 wrx for 80k miles on it but apparently all these motors blow up at 120k miles according to my know it all about cars brother. I assume this is a load of bull**** but i was wondering how long of a life i should expect out of this 02. i realize it all depends on the condition but do they have serious problems usually? id appreciate any inside information i can get thanks a lot guys hopefully ill be joining the community tomorrow!!!

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    If you find a car from an enthusiast who appreciates what these cars are capable of producing with work, expense, and modifications, I would expect it to blow up.

    If you find a car from an owner that maintained it with authentic Subaru parts at the correct intervals as specified by the maker and kept all receipts, I would be upset if anything unexpected happened to it at 120K. In fact if that were the case I would never, ever buy another Subaru again. In the 21st century we should not tolerate low reliability if the car is maintained according to the maker's info.

    See the how-to-buy sticky threads in the purchasing forums. Go to this link, and read the first 6 (six) threads up top plus the links contained within those threads.
    http://www.clubwrx.net/forums/car-purchasing-forum/

    Also follow the link in my signature and all threads contained within it for info on parts, maintenance, etc.
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    i have a 02 wrx with 160k miles my engine isnt blown ?
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