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    Im new trying it out

    hey everyone just got a 07 sti always been into hondas dnt really know anything about subis yet im wanting to make around 500 hp or so really need some advice on what to do first like i said im new to subis and this website thanks everyone

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    500 HP? Why so much? It is an obtainable goal, but will co$t an awful lot to be done properly.
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    welcome!!!

    your plan for 500 is very ambitious and very expensive to be reliable. i hope you dont plan on it being your daily driver.
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    Congrats. I have an 07 STi as well. Check out my progression thread in my signature. Any questions feel free to message me. Glad to see you dumped the Honda bull ****. Oh and I have been into cars for a while and thats what I do for a living so I hope I can help you out with any concerns or anything...

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    Love the color of the 07', welcome to clubwrx!
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    :] welcome man STI is one intense machine :]

    a 500hp car will be really hard to drive as a daily driver, and quite annoying XD, if you want i can PM you a tuning guide, its not weary precise yet, but i am working on it ;], its pretty much a sorted collection of wisdoms from this site :]

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    Quote Originally Posted by benson156 View Post
    Love the color of the 07', welcome to clubwrx!
    i apreciate it man

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stitches View Post
    Congrats. I have an 07 STi as well. Check out my progression thread in my signature. Any questions feel free to message me. Glad to see you dumped the Honda bull ****. Oh and I have been into cars for a while and thats what I do for a living so I hope I can help you out with any concerns or anything...
    thanks man. yea i actually got my sti 2 weeks ago the first week i had it i took it in for a hessistation right before boost felt like boost lag and they told me there was no leak everything was fine drive it and i said when it ends up with a rod knocking its gonna be on you not me he said it will be fine and 2 days after that it had a rod knocking so now they are putting a new engine in it so im not gonna have my baby for 7-14 working days lol but it will be fresh

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sasquatch View Post
    Greetings and welcome to the Club!

    500 HP? Why so much? It is an obtainable goal, but will co$t an awful lot to be done properly.
    thats just an ideal but thanks glad to be here

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    Welcome to the club. What Honda's have you had?
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    07's have timing issues as well as throttle problems and lean spots n the rpm band. I have a rebuilt motor as well. Get a tune asap.

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