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    New with 05 wrx

    I just picked up my dream car, a 05 wrx. I'm new to cars but am hoping to start modding as soon as possible. Any advice on where to start? A friend of mine at UIT told me to replace the factory ECU and buy a turbo control box....

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    please, dont listen to your friend.


    start by reading this:
    First Modifications - what to do and not to do

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    Roger that! Thanks!

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    Im also a new owner of a 2007 Subaru WRX STI. I was told to get a full set of gauges. (Boost, Oil Press, Fuel Press and so on) be for i start playing the the engine. Welcome to the Subaru Family!

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    You dont necessarily need gauges first.. But they couldn't hurt..

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    Yea thats true. Just figured you could seen your OEM readings and then you can see who well your Mods have done... Thank you... I love my new Subaru STI.

    What is a good power mod that i could do in my 07 STI?

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    Quote Originally Posted by wrxtreme06 View Post
    please, dont listen to your friend.
    start by reading this:
    First Modifications - what to do and not to do
    This.

    Quote Originally Posted by BlownBadBoy View Post

    What is a good power mod that i could do in my 07 STI?
    TBE and engine management.
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