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This is a discussion on New? within the New Member Hangout forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; I had a longish thread in purchasing forum as i looked at all kinds of WRX. I bought a silver ...

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    I had a longish thread in purchasing forum as i looked at all kinds of WRX. I bought a silver 2005 today from Livermore Subaru. I pick it up tomorrow, then ill get some pics.

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    clear bra installed
    57k miles

    it had more power than i expected. lower turbo heat sheild is in place. this car is all stock. clutch is lot heavier than i expected.

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    weclome d00d. enjoy it here...oh and pics or ban! =P
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    me thinks that paint is HAWT...


    looks to be well taken car of....now get to moddin lol...i could follow my own advice but whats the fun in that .

    gratz on the purchase though man. u wont regret it....
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    nice and i like the 3 spoke steering wheel, i dont think its stock though.

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    ah the car has like no mods. im sure its stock.

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    congrats on the new car.

    I thought the wrx clutch was pretty light, got any underhood pics?

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    ah compared to all the jap clutches ive had, it felt like a Mustang 5.0 clutch. but thats cool, it makes it feel solid.

    no pics till tomorrow when i have it

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    Quote Originally Posted by plac View Post
    ah compared to all the jap clutches ive had, it felt like a Mustang 5.0 clutch. but thats cool, it makes it feel solid.

    no pics till tomorrow when i have it
    Hey Welcome again. My clutch has gotten progressively heavier as it has worn in. Initially when the car was new it was so light I couldn't tell wether it was engaged or not. Now my leg starts to shake after a min or two.
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    Nice!! Looks real clean.
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    nice find. good year too.
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    i might have made a mistake.... see i have bad hip sockets. and havent had a M/T in a while. Well after only a couple hours of driving my hip is already aching deep. The clutch is way heavy. I think its only going to get worse each day I drive it. Really sucks, because I love the car. I might have to get rid of it and find an automatic which isnt much fun at all.
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