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    05 WRX new owner looking for any tips/suggestions

    I bought my 2005 WRX in late January. I specifically bought a stock one because I wanted to do all the work to it myself. The only problem is, is that I barely have a clue on where to start. Also, my income is limited, so my spending is also limited. I want to do whatever I can to improve this car. So any tips/suggestions that you could give me, it would be greatly appreciated.
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    Welcome! What do you mean by "improve?" What aspects of the car do you think need improving?

    Edit: That's a good lookin ride, PS
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    Beautiful find!!

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    By "improve" I mean that I want to modify the car with upgrades. Such as intake, air filter, BOV, etc. I don't know any good brand names for any type of mod, that's why I came here to fellow WRX enthusiasts .

    And thank you, I love this car

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    Thanks Ryan, I honestly get compliments for this car daily lol

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    I would first start with an ultimate goal and a realistic financial goal as well. If you want to talk more in detail, you can pm me.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AyyyAK View Post
    By "improve" I mean that I want to modify the car with upgrades. Such as intake, air filter, BOV, etc. I don't know any good brand names for any type of mod, that's why I came here to fellow WRX enthusiasts .

    And thank you, I love this car
    Ahhh gotcha. I'll leave this one to the seasoned pros, my brain has absorbed what the best course for power with my car is, I don't know as much about the previous generations.
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    Leave it stock.

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    Alright, thanks anyway Calvin.

    Drews, I don't want to leave it stock, I want to take this car to its limits

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