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    going to look at a 06 wrx

    so i found the exact subaru i want and im going to look at it wedsnay hes located in socal and im in norcal so its going to be a bit of a drive. anyways i asked the guy if there were any issues with the car as i was not wanting to drive 5 hours and find something wrong that wasnt mentioned before hand. he said the only thing that bothered him on the car was the cheap uppipe that was on before he bought it, he says the gaskets are somewhat rusted. he will include the oem gaskets he ordered but im just wonderring if this is bad that these gaskets are somewhat rusted. are there any issues that will be caused because of this? thanks in advance guys, im pretty new to this whole turbo fast car thing, i come from the offroad toyota side so its a little bit different ha

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    If it doesn't leak, it doesn't leak. However I find it odd that an 06 has a replaced up pipe. Is the car extensively modified?
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    just exhuast, lowering springs and a v2 accessport,

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    If it's not smogged, walk. Ask if it had more mods that were removed. Check for full service history.
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    Yup cal law is car has to be smog able or it's not a legal sale...I honestly would
    Be careful .... Is the car super cheap? Is this why you are making the drive?I know there are tons of California subarus up for sale....what's your price range also?

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    Obviously it not being legal to sell doesn't mean don't buy it .. I'm just saying be careful our state is one of the most difficult on smog stuff....

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    going to look at a 06 wrx

    Quote Originally Posted by dandankler View Post
    Obviously it not being legal to sell doesn't mean don't buy it ..
    To be clear, that's exactly what I meant: don't buy it.
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