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  1. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    So I have two wrx's. An 02 with a blown motor, and a 05 with a good motor but I wrecked it. So I swapped the 05 into the 02. The 05 ran great, made like 13psi which was normal for my climate. It was "stage 2" but basically just an intake with a cobb stage 2 tune and a custom hood exit. During...
  2. STi Technical Forum
    I bought a repairable 2013 WRX in the fall and have been having problems all winter and spring. The check engine light, traction control light, and the cruise control light are all on. Except the Cruise control light is flashing at me. I will be able to roll first gear all the way and then when...
  3. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey all, going to take the car into the dealer next week, but I wouldn't mind seeing if anyone had any experience with this. Quick info - 2011 WRX Stage 1 3k miles. Probably about half the time, and mainly in 2nd-4th gear I can hear the turbo spool, but about 75-100% (right before the next...
  4. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey everyone, I tried finding a similar post on here but I'm new to this forum business so I'm still learning. Anyway, here's the problem. My 02wrx is peaking at approx .05MPa or 7.25 pounds of boost...I don't know why. it is completely stock except for an injen cold air intake (previous...
  5. Everyday Impreza Talk
    Hey fellas, just wondering, i've heard that some people say that the stock bpv for the 2011 wrx tends to leak on stock boost. is it right of me to think then that an aftermarket bpv/bov would be something beneficial? i was under the impression that it wouldn't essentially be useful unless...
  6. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey guys just got a 2002 WRX to take back and forth to school cuz my jeep was a gas hog. Been doing a lot of research on it and been checking the car itself to see what i got myself into. And i think i have a boost leak... If i floor it and let the boost build up in 4th it seems to almost shake...
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