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  1. Turbo whistle at wrong time!

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Now that I have your attention... šŸ¤£ Ever since I bought my wrx its made a loud high pitch sound exactly 20 seconds after cold starts.. it sorta sounds like the worlds smallest turbo to me. I can't find the sound by ear but it almost sounds electrical because it's the same every time. Any idea...
  2. Clicking sound from rear

    Suspension & Wheels
    Hi Guys, I believe this is my first post on the forum. I am hearing a clicking sound coming from the rear of my car on the passenger side it sounds like. I can hear the sound as a drive through the neighborhood, I hear it when I am passing a parked car that is on the right side. It kind of...
  3. Does anyone hear a release of air pressure every 10 seconds when the AC is running?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hi everyone! I am the proud owner of a brand new 2011 WRX, but I am concerned about a specific noise I keep hearing. Whenever I have the air-conditioner on, and I turn off my radio, I can hear a sneezing-like sound being emitted every 10 seconds or so (I timed it). I want to say it is just...
  4. Improving the sound of WRX 2011

    Electronics/Car Audio
    Hi, I got a 2011 WRX with the base sound system and I want to keep the OEM HU but improve the sound quality. I don't realy have a budget but I realy want to have a good sound, money is no object. I listem JAZZ and Vocal song mainly. Is it possible to make a realy good sound with the OEM or it's...
  5. Couple of Problems..

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    I just got a new clutch, and when I shift from high rpms in any gear, the clutch feels really easy to push in, and sometimes it even sticks like half way pushed in for a couple seconds, then pops back out... any ideas? Also, I just got a turbo xs fmic, and now when I get on the gas, I hear a...
  6. Loud Noise- Help!

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey Guys, I have an 03 WRX Sedan with a little over 100K on it. Havn't really had any issues with it, but, recently i started hearing a loud noise when accelerating. If I'm coasting or decelerating it's fine. I can even go easy on the throttle and avoid it all together (But who wants to do...
  7. 2009/10 WRX Exhaust Questions - Newbie

    Engine Modifications
    Hi guys, proud owner of 09 a WRX, three quick exhaust questions: 1. I know people talk about intakes causing the engines to run lean, as a result of the MAF sensor. Do exhausts cause lean conditions? Asking in regards to an untuned car, with no other mods. 2. Seems as if no real power...
  8. Up Pipe Sound .

    Engine Modifications
    So i am doing my up-pipe install next week - eventually downpipe and CB . But for a few weeks i am only going to have the up-pipe in , and i want to know how much of a sounds difference it will make in my exhaust note .
  9. tranny sounds

    Transmission & AWD
    anyone know what might be wrong?? there is a weird sound when i down shift or take my foot off the gas when im moving, makes a sort of knocking sound. Does anyone know what this could potentially be?