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Got 02 WRX

I got a 2002 WRX three months ago for a daily driver instead of running the ranger all the time...the ranger sucks on gas mileage and I don't want to kill it daily driving it since I just put a bunch of money into it on mods. It's way more fun to drive than the ranger, and a "bit" faster.




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I bet it's a decent bit faster than a ranger...
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Nice my brother had a 04 that I got to drive for like a month that thing was badass!
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Nice my brother had a 04 that I got to drive for like a month that thing was badass!
Oh, it's totally badass. I definitely recommend anyone getting a car to get one. What do you have to lose other than insurance is a bit higher and no rear legroom? AWD, 227hp stock, good highway fuel mileage and I get better mileage when I hammer on it and boost it all the time (~17 mpg) than my ranger on the highway (~16mpg) haha.
I love it. Plus I have it up to Stage 2, which is about another 50+ hp, plus it sounds sweeter than h3ll.
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remove the tgv's.
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Looks good. I always have a spot in heart for a Subi.
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looks good joe...but can i flex on it! lol sorry never really been a subi fan let alone a foreign fan lol
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looks good joe...but can i flex on it! lol sorry never really been a subi fan let alone a foreign fan lol
Hey you know what?! No one cares what you think Mr.ImToGoodForEveryoneCuzIHaveAKickAssTruckButILik eToAlmostRearEndMyFriends
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wow your space button died bro
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Looks good! I like WRX's but i dont feel safe in cars.. so i'll probably never buy a wrx
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Looks good! I like WRX's but i dont feel safe in cars.. so i'll probably never buy a wrx
To tell you the truth, I feel safer in the WRX...in my truck it can: roll over much much easier, brake slower, has much much less control, accelerates slower (if needed to resist an accident), weak body structure, etc. The WRX's have a stong body, and you can feel it. In a large truck, i.e. F-250 I would feel safer. I do agree though, I do feel safer in my truck or any truck, but in actuality i'm pretty sure they're less safe...especially when a Ranger barely passes the crash tests and an Impreza gets "good".

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remove the tgv's.
I've never heard of anyone doing that, but i'll check into it. It seems sort of complicated and expensive to do it.
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Nice man, thats a beautiful car. I like it. I bet they are a blast to drive. A buddy of mine is looking to pick one up when he gets back from tech school
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I've always liked WRX's, I hope I can get one some time down the road. What kind of exhaust do you have, Blitz nur spec exhaust sounds pretty B** A** on WRX's. I like those wheels on yours also.

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I've always liked WRX's, I hope I can get one some time down the road. What kind of exhaust do you have, Blitz nur spec exhaust sounds pretty B** A** on WRX's. I like those wheels on yours also.
I have a Helix high-flow catted downpipe, and a TurboXS stainless 3" exhaust with RFL muffler...sounds awesome! I also just got a Perrin uppipe which I will install this weekend or next, and it should make it even louder and faster.
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i like those things
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bug eyes are my favorite! nice scooby, dude! :D
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Nice car bro
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thats the ONLY foregin car id own. Looks sweet man
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Here's a frineds that is for sale.Check out the link for mod ideas if interested. It's cranking about 400hp to the ground.
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Nice. It needs a bit of a drop.
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Nice. It needs a bit of a drop.
Well...that first picture makes it look really high. It is stock height which is pretty low, and being in PA with some rough roads and snow I don't want to go any lower, but yes it would look and work sweet if it was slammed.
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So I dyno'ed the WRX on Saturday on a Mustang AWD Dyno...209hp and 190tq.
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Well...that first picture makes it look really high. It is stock height which is pretty low, and being in PA with some rough roads and snow I don't want to go any lower, but yes it would look and work sweet if it was slammed.
Don't lower it that much. Just lower it like an inch or so, nothing drastic at all.
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