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  1. Oil? Need some help.

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey so I usually use Mobil 1 5-30 I’ve always used that in all my cars and the 2011 wrx is no different. However I’m learning now that it’s not a good oil to use with our cars. Everybody has said to use rotella t6 5-40 but I saw a post that said they changed the formula for the t6 and it’s no...

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  3. Jiffy Lube Engine Doom

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hello, I am currently dealing with a very serious issue that happened to my 2007 STi. I usually get all of my service done at the dealership, but this past weekend I had to make an unplanned trip from Denver to Utah due to a family emergency. I was coming up due for an oil change, and because...
  4. General Maintence

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hi, I'm approaching my first 1,000 miles with my 02 wrx imprez... loving every second of it... anyone have some general maintence tips for me? Thanks!
  5. Service disaster - engine help needed

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    So on my stock 2002 WRX wagon I got my 60K service done at Subaru Stamford earlier in the year. Since then the car reached 79 K or so. All this time I have been getting the oil changed every 3K or so with the last few times the oil coming out pretty dirty and the engine performance...
  6. too much oil? possible damage?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    I just purchased a WRX and decided to take it to Quick Lube for the first oil change (first time I haven't done it by myself on any car). I got the correct Mobile-1 Filter and asked them what kind of oil they'd be using. They put in 0w-30 Mobile-1. My engine was hot and they drained it after it...