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  1. 2002 Automatic WRX - Project car make offer

    Vehicles for sale
    Automatic 2002 WRX with 220,000 miles that is currently not drivable. Just yesterday the U-joint failed & made a god-awful noise like a jet propeller was trying to come up through the floor - I'm not sure what kind of damage occurred or didn't, but am interested in seeing if anyone wants it as a...
  2. 2002 wrx 200k + good idea?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey guys, I’m looking for a wrx and found a 2002 wagon for 700 dollars. The seller says he doesn’t know anything about wrx’s. The car has over 200k miles, but If I get the car I’d learn how to drive manual and get acquainted with servicing the car before getting a better one. The car doesn’t...
  3. What EJ motors will bolt straight in to my 02 WRX?

    Everyday Impreza Talk
    I just recently did something to my car. a local shop said i need a motor because it is going to cost me way more to have someone take my EJ205? all the way down and see what is broken and what can be salvaged.. I have been doing some research online and I'm still not %100 positive what my...
  4. For Sale Timing kit w/ Water pump Subaru for 2002 2.0L Turbo

    Personal For Sale & Wanted
    I have a BRAND NEW sealed timing kit i bought for my wrx. I ended up selling the car and lost the receipt for the kit. I'm open to offers but i think i paid somewhere around $800 for it. its the kit that includes the water pump and hydraulic tensioner as well. instead of the cheap kit that is...
  5. For Sale 2003 Subaru WRX Sedona Red Pearl Sedan

    Vehicles for sale
    Craigslist Post thanks for looking
  6. Boost question

    Everyday Impreza Talk
    Hey everyone, I have an 02 WRX and I have a boost gauge in it. I have only recently owned the car and installed the gauge. I am pretty confident that the gauge is working correctly, and it usually shows the car boosting up to about 15 psi, which is normal. However sometimes the car won't boost...
  7. Date my car was built

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I was reading the forum and found out that the early 02's and late 02's had some slightly different set ups, particularly in the transmission I believe. I have an 02 wrx so I was wondering if anyone knew how I could tell when the car was made down to the month, or if anyone knew how...
  8. For Sale 2002 WRX For Sale $6,000

    SCS: Local For Sale Only !
    For Sale. 02' Subaru Impreza Wrx. 115k miles on it. I am the only owner of this car. So you'll get a clean title, up-to-date tags/stickers. Motor/transmission runs great. Interior really clean. No Mods. All STOCK!!! Come get it before its gone!!
  9. 2002 WRX with complete 2004 Version 8 JDM EJ20 swap

    Engine Modifications
    hey guys just got a stock ej20 engine here. but basically im looking to upgrade engine power but dont know where to start :confused: any ideas anyone? heres a little information on it. A little info about the mechanical bits: 2004 Version 8 JDM STi engine. this engine comes STOCK with forged...
  10. 2002 Subaru WRX- mods?

    New Member Introductions
    I just bought a 2002 Wrx with 121000 miles on it. It is completely stock and I want to know what are some good, PRACTICAL mods I can do to give it a bit more power. My dad and I have put in manual boost control which has helps boost the power a little bit and has helped bring some torque down...
  11. For Sale Stock 2002 WRX Sedan (Original Owner)

    Personal For Sale & Wanted
    SOLD This car was my baby. Now I have a son… This is a bone stock, one-owner “bugeye” WRX. Winner of Automobile Magazine’s 2002 Car of the Year award. 2.0L H4 DOHC Turbo generating 227hp and 217 ft/lbs @ 4000 RPM. 5spd manual transmission, All Wheel Drive, matched set of Bridgestone Potenza...
  12. How many miles is too many to buy a used WRX?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey guys, I have been searching for accurate information all over the forum and internet for how long a wrx lasts for... But can't seem to find anything concrete. So I will ask the owners. I am interested in buying a 2002 wrx but can only afford one that all ready has over 100,000-110,000 miles...
  13. Cut out Question?

    Engine Modifications
    I own a 2002 WRX and I was thinking about putting an exhaust cutout right after the cat. I know its not going to do much for power gains, but I'm not really worried about that right now. I was wondering though if install it and eventually add a down pipe and stage 2 tune if having the cut out...
  14. My first Subaru!

    New Member Introductions
    Since I was 10 I have been in love with sports cars. As I stared out the window I saw my uncle pull up in a 1990 Dodge Stealth Turbo. I though it was the coolest car ever, but oh how I learned. I got my license and I got to drive of all things a prius. What a nightmare. Went through 4 water...
  15. Broken Control arm, Subaru twisting my arm....2002 hb

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    i drive a 02 wrx hatchback. recently i broke a control arm. this is the only damage to the car. i was by the dealer they want $520 to fix the arm. i said no, and told them i was having it towed to my other shop. when i told them this, they instantly said WELL we can match their price(250) if...
  16. 2002 WRX - Could my turbo boost be dead ?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    I have a 2002 WRX 5-spd Turbo (all stock) (90K miles) (not STi) which has been sitting in the garage for about 3 months (was on international assignment). Came back and noticed that the turbo does not seem to be kicking in. Usually, over 3000 rpm the car lunges forward. Not any more. Are there...
  17. New Member on 2nd WRX just trying to get it out there

    New Member Introductions
    Hi my name is Ron and been looking around for a wrx forum and this is the one I chose. Please comment on my 2002 bugeye =)
  18. F/S 02 WRX, CLEAN

    Vehicles for sale
    02 wrx for sale. 72,000k $11,200. feel free to contact me, 862.432.8322 (NJ) Subaru WRX all wheel drive, CLEAN thanks, chris
  19. 2002 Front bumper

    Exterior & Appearance
    Hey all, looking for some advice for a new front bumper. My old one is scratched up and in a generally unattractive state so I've decided its time to replace it. I have a 2002 WRX and I'm looking for a new front bumper that will accomodate my FMIC. Also, I like to ride off road a bit so I dont...
  20. Help with ROTA Grid Fitment for 02 WRX

    Suspension & Wheels
    Hey, im looking to purchase white rota grids for a 02 wrb wrx. Would 18 x 9.5's with a 35 offset fit without rolling the fenders? would i need a spacer to clear the brakes? would there be any problem with having these wide rims on a stock wrx suspension? Im also looking for a -4 camber, what...