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    Out with the 5.0 In with the WRX

    Just switched from an 85 5.0 to an 03' wrx and I'm definately stoked right now. I'm looking forward to having fun with this car, as well as a/c, heat, and a defroster!

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    Welcome, my first car was a 86 Mustang, and I will always have a weak spot for any kind of fox body.

    I'm sure as you probaly noticed the wrx will give a carb'd and even FI stockish mustang a good run for it's money.
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    ya, it was definately a fun car with some mods to it, comp cams, bassani x pipe high flow exhaust, but i opted for a more reliable car that still is a blast to drive and pretty quick, hopefully i can go cobb stage 2 within the next year

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    welcome!

    Quote Originally Posted by nukka-cp View Post
    a/c, heat, and a defroster!
    ahhh the finer things in life
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    Greetings and welcome!

    A/C, heat and defroster are really good thing to have!

    Do you live in snow country?
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    nah, i live in orange county, ca but go to the mountains a bunch during the winter

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    Quote Originally Posted by nukka-cp View Post
    nah, i live in orange county, ca but go to the mountains a bunch during the winter
    Well then, AWD is perfect.
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    Welcome, you picked another fun car!
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    Congrats, Snow + WRX =

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    welcome to the club
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    Quote Originally Posted by xjetx View Post
    Congrats, Snow + WRX =
    +1 = 8

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    Greetings and welcome!

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    When I bought my rex and did a couple things to it my good friend had a 94 5.0 mustang and I beat him pretty much everytime we raced and he was so mad that he traded it in on a cobra... so know I just keep modding it untill i take the cobra, i guess next he will have to buy a saleen.. lol.. welcome man..

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    Wow thats quite a change---like it so far?

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    So far I love it, I'm still getting used to the turbo and the different powerband but it's really fun to drive. I can't wait to get some suspension and tire upgrades.

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