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This is a discussion on 2002 WRX (Air leak issue?) within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; New to posting here, but hoping someone can point me in the right direction. About 2 weeks ago I was ...

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    2002 WRX (Air leak issue?)

    New to posting here, but hoping someone can point me in the right direction.

    About 2 weeks ago I was going about 90, and my blowoff engaged.. Since, anytime i get to 4500+ rpm's i hear what seems to be a large air leak, and the engine bogs. The more gas I give it, the more it bogs.

    No vac leaks, no exhaust leaks.. I've replaced the BOV.. Still having the problem. Any ideas?

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