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  1. Used 2012 WRX or new 2021 WRX

    Everyday Impreza Talk
    I'm looking into getting a WRX as my next car. Currently I have found a 2012 listed for 17K with about 85,000 miles and a good number of mods (performance and aero) and is making about 330 HP and 350 torque. I was initially thinking about getting the new 2021s when they come out, assuming that...
  2. 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...
  3. Are o2 sensors the same for all WRX's and STI's?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Have a new (to me) used 08 wrx wagon. Ok so I have a yellow front o2 sensor like older year wrx's and newer sti's but the factory sensor for my car appears to be blue. They also look a lot different on the end. Are they all the same? Judging by the picture I would think they arent.. The reason...
  4. WRX vs STI...modding and daily drivability

    Comparison: WRX vs World
    Ok so im looking to purchase a 2015 or newer wrx. I plan on modding it after driving it stock for a few months. I want to squeeze as much power out of it(tune, upgrade turbo, brakes, suspension, etc) As possible without sacrificing its daily drivability. I plan on putting a lot of miles on it on...
  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. MAHLE piston and ring set

    Personal For Sale & Wanted
    Hello everyone! I have MAHLE Motorsport piston and ring set WRX209917I10 for sale. SPECIFICATIONS: Bore (in): 3.917 in. Bore (mm): 99.500mm Piston Style: Dish, with four valve reliefs Piston Material: Forged aluminum Compression Height (in): 1.209 in. Piston Head Volume (cc): +10.00cc Wrist...
  7. Rebuilding EJ20 for my 05' WRX!

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hello everyone, I hope you all are well, I'm new to the forums and have never really engaged in them regarding car repair so don't hammer me too hard. I'm looking for some advice for the best places/websites to get parts, opportunities I have at this point that may be worth the money for HP and...
  8. Fine Knock Learn without Feedback Knock

    Tuning: Electronic Engine Management
    I apologize if this is answered somewhere, but I searched and couldn't find anything. Basically I'm a new WRX owner. I have a 2019 WRX with an Maperformance intake/stage 1+ tune (93 octane.) Lately I have been getting more frequent -1.41 hits, (I understand this is normal, and not my area for...
  9. Help!!!!! 2014 wrx

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    So i just bought a 2014 Impreza wrx limited, and when ever I step on it hard and won’t pass 4500 rpm it just stays there and feels very jerky any idea what it can be no cel on either
  10. Wrx sti strut tower bar on a wrx

    Suspension and Handling
    im a avid car guy just getting into this performance modification scene. I was looking at a strut tower bar to stiffen my chasis but i dont want to buy the wrong part. Could this strut bar fit on my 2013 wrx? Megan Racing Race Spec Strut Bar for 2013 Subaru WRX STI
  11. 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...
  12. WRX Midpipe on STI

    Engine Modifications
    Hey ClubWRX, I am a new owner of a 2019 WRX STI! I have recently acquired an axleback for my car but I am hoping for a louder sound since the resonator is restricting on the noise for the 2019 STI. I am looking at the 2017 midpipe for WRX's and I was wondering if it would fit on my 2019 STI. I...
  13. 2012 WRX What sensor is this?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey all, This is my first post so hopefully im putting this in the right spot. I recently took off my intercooler on my 2012 WRX and noticed that there was a purple plug hanging. The only thing close enough to it was a black sensor that is right under the intake manifold. The sensor is right...
  14. 04 WRX for sale Rebuilt Motor and Tranny ( Buying Advice)

    Vehicles for sale
    Price went down from $6000 to $5500 in a couple of days. Only has 70k miles. Is this too good to be true? “I bought this car with 60,000 miles on rebuilt motor and 3,000 miles on transmission. Besides that the car was stock and needed alot of body work, struts were completely blown out,and...
  15. 09 WRX traction control light, cruise light flashing, check engine light, and TPMS light flashing

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Car drives normal except sometimes lugs easily, occasionally hops when power is put down as if the engine is cutting out. I feel like the problem is from the mass airflow sensor, but I’m not sure about the cruise control and various other lights.
  16. 08 WRX with JDM engine?

    Engine Modifications
    Looking for advice. I apologize if this has been addressed before. I have an 08 WRX. engine spun a rod. I don’t really want to spend 5k plus to get a used engine or even doing a rebuild. I have seen many websites talking about the JDM import engine EJ20Y being a direct replacement for my EJ255...
  17. 2002 wrx 200k + good idea?

    General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents.
    Hey guys, I’m looking for a wrx and found a 2002 wagon for 700 dollars. The seller says he doesn’t know anything about wrx’s. The car has over 200k miles, but If I get the car I’d learn how to drive manual and get acquainted with servicing the car before getting a better one. The car doesn’t...
  18. WRX New SoCal Member - favor ??

    Engine Modifications
    Thanks in advance for any thoughts and help you have. I just joined this group, and I’m coming up on my FIRST year with my FIRST Subaru – 2019 WRX. Demographics wise, I’m surely a more ‘senior’ WRX owner than most of you. But drivin this amazing car up on roads like Little Tijunga Cnyn...
  19. San Diego, CA. 2013 WRX hatchback 40K miles $18,000

    Vehicles for sale
    Hi, I'm selling my 2013 Impreza WRX black hatchback 40,500 miles. Brand new Michelin Pilot sport all season tires. There's no issues with this car. I'm selling because I don't drive it much and I can use the cash. Clean title, no mods, and I'm the original owner. Please let me know if you have...