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  1. Want upgraded aftermarket brakes to fit stock 2002 wrx rims

    Everyday Impreza Talk
    Obviously a set of $3,000 brembos would require new rims. Im looking to replace my brakes with something better than OEM, but im scared anything I might order is going to require new rims. Does anyone have any advice or specific brakes for a 2002 WRX with stock rims. [Im not really trying to...
  2. OEM Brake Pads & Rotors?

    Suspension & Wheels
    Hello everyone, I've searched this topic quite a bit, but I haven't found exactly what I'm looking for. I have a 2014 WRX Sedan, and need to replace the brake pads and possibly rotors. My car has 74,000 miles on it, and I searched online for OEM pads and rotors and found parts.subaru to offer...
  3. 06 wrx rotors

    Suspension & Wheels
    i have a 2006 wrx and i wanna upgrade my rotors front and back. should i do drilled and slotted? and what is a good brand at a good price?
  4. 4eat cause of weak brakes?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey all, I'm not sure where to put this question first off. But since it's a brake problem i'll start here. I've also done alot of searching but thus far i've come up short. The car, 02 wrx wagon with 4EAT Approx. 117,000 miles, Daily Driver, never tracked. Mods: Sti Alternator Goodrige steel...
  5. 07 WRX vs Brembo brake system!!!!!

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Time to change my pads, take off wheel, remove caliper, and it turns out I have ordered the wrong pads. What I have on the car is red calipers that have white lettering saying "SUBARU" and pads that are being held by two pins. What I ordered were not even close to that but thats what they are...
  6. Basic Brake Upgrades

    Suspension & Wheels
    I just purchased my first WRX. It is a bone stock 2004 with 110,000 miles. Before I increase the HP I would like to get the brakes and suspension up to snuff. I will be starting with the brakes. I would like to be able to use my OEM 16" wheels(which are currently being fitted with winter tires)...
  7. November Special! FREE SHIPPING on WRX/STI Rotors and Pads Combo!

    Suspension
    For all November, get Free Shipping on a set of Front Rotors and Pads! Prices start as low as $300 depending on your application. (US Residents Only) Simply use coupon code BrakeCombo during your checkout Product Page: KRONOS 02-10 WRX/STI BRAKE PACKAGE Save money by buying all your brake...
  8. 09 WRX Rotors and pads

    Suspension & Wheels
    So i really want to put new pads and rotors on my 09 WRX and im not tracking the car or anything just DD with a decent amount of canyon driving. Im not looking to spend a fortune but would love to stop a little better. any suggestions?
  9. Need help adjusting my e brake on my wrx 07

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Can somebody tell me how to adjust this please.
  10. Upgrading the Brakes on my 2008 wrx hatchback

    Suspension & Wheels
    Hi All, I'm really needing some help with what to do. Iv been looking for brakes for a while but not sure what will fit my car. Can anybody HELP!!. iv been looking to get some STI brembo's or something similar. as long a make sure the disc are 5x100 will they just bolt on. also been looking...
  11. Want To Buy 04/05 rear gold brembo caliper

    Personal For Sale & Wanted
    i recently broke the studs taking the caliper out and had to drill out the studs... while doing that i messed up the threads and it vibrates when i brake!!! looking for a used rear passenger side Brembo caliper. also looking for a white WRX / STI fender, drivers side. if you're from jersey...
  12. Brake Upgrade

    Suspension & Wheels
    I was looking at a set of the stoptech stage 2 upgrade kit for my 2004. anyone have these or knows anything about stoptech. Are they good? primarily street use but soon autox. thanks.
  13. '07 WRX Brakes Replacement/Upgrade

    Suspension & Wheels
    Ok, so I am very new around here (this being my first post) and I am wondering about some new brakes for my 2007 WRX. I bought my car last September certified pre-owned, and a few weeks later realized that the person that had the car before me managed to warp the rotors. Of course the dealer...
  14. Race Tires, wheels, & Brakes- Need Suggestions

    Suspension & Wheels
    I have a 2007 WRX (not an STI) and have started some track racing. I would like to get some better rotors and pads along with some track tires and rims. I would appreciate any suggestions anyone has for an amateur racer (I have ran at Bandimere a few times, done a few autocrosses, and been on...
  15. 2005 WRX (not STI) rear rotor replacement

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Just finished replacing my rear rotor and pads on my 05 Subaru WRX and wanted to share some pics since I could only find the STI pics online. Procedure. 1. loosen lug nuts, jack up car, put on jack stand, remove tire 2. remove two bolts holding on the caliper (spray with PB blaster and wait...
  16. ROTORS: Go cheap or DBA?

    Suspension & Wheels
    Just took delivery of 2 sets of Carbotechs: 1521 (street) & XP10 front/XP8 rear (track). I'm preparing for my first competitive event: Subiefest Time Attack next month at big track at Willow Springs, my home track. I am on track next week to bed the new pads/rotors and make sure my car's ready...
  17. Low Dust Brake Pads

    Suspension & Wheels
    Found a coupon for a website called discbrakepads.net (brakesale-0930-2010) and they only sell Lomandi Brake Pads. I was curious if anyone has used them before? Are they actually low dust? I’ve been cleaning my wheels everyday with my raybestos’s and they’ve been quite loud as well...
  18. Brake Upgrade

    Suspension & Wheels
    Hey guys Im looking to upgrade my stock brakes and rotors. Im looking into the DBA street series rotors with hawk ceramic brake pads. Does anyone suggest another brand comparable to this? Im looking to keep it around 600 to 700$ ALSO! The person who owned the car before me painted the...
  19. '02 Slotted Rotor Question

    Suspension & Wheels
    My '02 WRX is in dire need of new rotors. The rear ones look like old phonograph records and the car vibrates like crazy when braking. I've gone through 2 sets of stock rotors in 2 years, and I'm very easy on the brakes (preferring to engine brake when possible). I've been told on another...
  20. WTB: upgraded BRAKES AND SUSPENSION for 02wrx (chicago)

    Personal For Sale & Wanted
    i have a fully stock 02 wrx w 17" rims. I want to upgrade my crappy brakes and suspension. anyone have anything that would fit the bill? how much? ready to buy NOW. thanks located in chicago near midway airport
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