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  1. New clutch for 2012 wrx?

    New Member Introductions
    I have a 2012 WRX with quite a bit done to it pushing around 380, and I’m curious as to the best clutch to install for a stock transmission but can be good to use on new gears in the near future. I currently have a stage 3 competition clutch and it is slowly starting to slip. Please let me know...
  2. Clutch Keeps going bad

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    i have a 2005 subaru impreza wrx 2.0 DOHC and my clutch keeps going out. i need some help/advice because i have put in 2 clutches in the past 20,000 miles if that. i can drive stick really well and i’ve had other stick shift cars but my subie keeps burning clutches. i put in a stage 2 rated for...
  3. Feedback Knock, Smelly Clutch, & RPM Jumps/Drops

    Maintenance, service, and repair
    Good afternoon, I own a 2015 WRX, Stage 2 (Cobb 3" exhaust, OTS Stage 2 Map using Cobb V3 Accessport). I've always monitored regular feedback knock, it comes and goes (the high negatives). I've driven this car (stage 2) for months now, I've just changed the oil and had a friend who is a...
  4. 2 questions for newer generation wrx

    New Member Introductions
    Hello- I have a couple of questions and stumbled upon this site and figured somebody may know the answer to my questions. I am brand new, so please let me know if this is not the right place to ask these questions. 1) I drove an 18' wrx (stock tune) and did not notice any of this 'rev hang'...
  5. 2010 wrx clutch not fully disengaging.

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Owned the car for a few days when i discovered the clutch no longer fully disengages when pressed. Cannot shift into any gears when running and can feel the car vibrate when in gear and at a complete stop. The clutch "caught" right near the bottom before but now it seems like i need to push it...
  6. Strange noise at low gear

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hi guys. I'm not much of a car guy, but I have a problem the dealership can't figure out, so I'm hoping someone here might have a suggestion that might help me out. Last year I bought a 2016 WRX, and learned to drive stick. It's been great. I've done all the dealership regular maintenance on...
  7. Reusing new clutch?

    Engine Modifications
    So I bought a McLeod clutch for my 2002 Subaru wrx. When this was purchased my car was not running I got my car running and drove with it for 2 days or so. When I bought this I didn’t know much and had a backyard mechanic do my clutch. Well long story short he put the clutch in backwards and now...
  8. Clutch replacement, stock or aftermarket?

    Transmission & AWD
    Hello all, I am a first time owner of a 2018 WRX Limited and I have put approximately 28,000 miles on the car since I bought it. I have noticed a different feel to the clutch when releasing the clutch pedal. I feel an occasional slip when first driving it but then it will improve. I believe that...
  9. Clutch Feel Changed

    Transmission & AWD
    I have a 2004 5-speed wrx. I was driving my car and everything was normal. I parked it for a few hours then when i drove it again the clutch felt completely different. The clutch was noticeably lighter when pushing the pedal in. It also squeaks when depressing it, like a hinge that needs to be...
  10. new and need some advice

    New Member Introductions new and just picked up my 2002 wrx. as of right now the only mods are aem intake and 2.5 catback exhasut. i bought the car with the stock clutch but it was on its way out and definitly needs a new one asap. i will be doing the work myself. i plan on modding the car but im not...
  11. How high do you have to release the clutch?

    Transmission & AWD
    Hello everybody! I am new to this forum and I just have questions about my car. I just bought a 2002 wrx (my very 1st subie!) and I was wondering if you have to release the clutch pedal all the way up before it engages? I've been driving MT since I started driving and I have never driven a car...
  12. Transmission Noise. Help!

    Transmission & AWD
    I have a 2006 WRX that is making a noise from what seems to be the transmission. when i start the car (clutch pushed in obviously) and have it in neutral and let out the clutch i have this loud grinding noise. As soon as i push the clutch back in the noise goes away.sometimes when i put it in...
  13. What The F*&% is wrong??!

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    When at 5-7k rpm's in 2nd, 3rd, and, 4th gear, my completely stock '04 WRX spudders.. it wont go through the 5-7k rpm range smothly, it seems like a transmission problem almost like it's slipping but i dont feel anything on the shifter just the engine spudders. It came up with an check engine...
  14. Stock 2009 WRX Clutch Durability?

    Everyday Impreza Talk
    Hey guys, how durable is the stock 2009 wrx clutch? Can it be used on the track or enthusiastic driving? Also, do you guys think it would hurt the car to spin wheels off the line? Thanks!!
  15. Car is Shuttering

    Transmission & AWD
    Hello Everyone, I have a 2003 WRX Sedan. I just bought the car last month and I was wondering why the car would be shuttering when I downshift. It happens every time I downshift unless I'm going very slow into the the lower gear, about 2000 rpms. This happens right as the clutch fully engages...
  16. WRX Bad Transmission

    Transmission & AWD
    I have been hearing that earlier models of WRX (i believe 2002 and 2003) have tranny problems. I would like to avoid busting the transmission on a hard launch. Can someone recommend what parts to upgrade so that the tranny can handle drag racing? (Clutch, Flywheel, etc.?) THANKS :)
  17. Want To Buy i need of a new clutch

    Personal For Sale & Wanted
    looking for at least a stage 2 for my 05 wrx wagon...used is ok as long as it has some life left in it...will need alignment tool and everything...let me know what you have, thanks!
  18. Clutch Problem (Think it's the Slave)

    Transmission & AWD
    I just installed a stage 3 performance clutch in my 02 wrx. now when i put it in 1st gear and slowly let off the clutch, the whole car starts to shack (almost as if it is going to die) once the trans is fully engaged 1st gear is fine. the same thing happens in reverse. when shifting through the...
  19. 2010 WRX New, Problems With Aftermarket Clutch

    New Member Introductions
    Hey, this is my first Subaru Club to join, and will probably join others if necessary. Ill get right to the point with my issue first issue. I bought a 2010 WRX and burned the clutch out. My second clutch started having a squeaking noise after about 5000km. I was told that this noise was the...
  20. Need input on clutch/transmission issues 2003 WRX. Please help

    New Member Introductions
    I recently purchased an 03 WRX 4D. It has a light weight flywheel, stage 1 clutch, and a short throw. When I bought the car I noticed that the clutch was not consistent with the feel. The car also does a mild grind going into first sometimes as well as 4th. I bled the master cylinder, and after...