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  1. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    I have a buddy with a 2009 WRX. We were doing some trouble shooting and he only boosts to 9 PSI. We blocked the wastegate line and got to 13 (stock boost) and the boost solenoid bucked the car and gave a CEL for turbocharger/supercharger solenoid. We don’t know exactly what the issue is. We...
  2. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    I have a 2002 Subaru Impreza wrx that I’ve slowly been fixing up and my latest issue with the thing, whence driving and I come up to around 2500 rpm or some times up to 4000 rpm she starts to stutter really bad and falls right on her face I thought maybe it was the boost control solenoid but I...
  3. Engine Modifications
    New Turbosmart iwg actuator on the way and I was going to replace the 5psi spring with 7psi but now I'm thinking I should have gotten a 10psi spring.. '08 wrx hatch TP stage2 etune @ 18psi target and I have a 3port ebcs. Plan on getting map revised immediately but which would be better so I...
  4. Engine Performance
    When I go about half throttle my wastegate drops to 0 is that normal??
  5. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    The owner before me obviously did some adjusting of the actuator arm because I found out they had the T hoses backwards, broken bolts on the heat shield, and it's just obvious they were in there at some point trying to raise the boost, or had a "sports car" mechanic that was lost on Subarus. So...
  6. Engine Performance
    Hi, I have a 2012 sti with a Cobb intake, catted downpipe, etune by brentuning and I recently had a Cobb turbo inlet installed. The day after the install, I noticed that I could not hit more than 10psi. I am tuned for 18.5 psi and before the install I was hitting 15-16psi quite easily now I hit...
  7. Maintenance, service, and repair
    Newbie here and I need some help.
  8. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey all, I have a 2003 bugeye WRX with an aftermarket downpipe and and cold air intake. Turbo and everything else is stock. I was driving it the other day and noticed I was getting no boost to the point where i was registering nothing on the boost gauge. Usually on idle it sits at -22 on the...
  9. General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    wow its been forever since ive posted on here. lets get the basics out of the way first. 2002 wrx, catless uppipe, catless 3 inch turbo back, 16g, previously tuned for stage 2. now for the details. a guy i work with recently did a hybrid swap to his 2002 wagon and got a brand new 16g for the...
  10. Engine Modifications
    Hello all, I recently upgraded to a stage 2 setup on my 2002 wrx. This setup includes Turbo Xs Upipe and full turboback system with a high flow cat. Other mods include SPT cold ar intake and Cobb Ap Stage 2. I have read some postings on this but have yet to solve my problem of boost...
  11. Engine Modifications
    This is the big BOV thread. If you didn't find this thread, you didn't search. This thread is where all BOV question threads get merged into. The quote below in this first post is from our BOV info sticky and contains links to some very explanatory BOV information. Please take the time...
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