Jump to content


Welcome to Ultimate Subaru Message Board, my lurker friend!

Welcome to Ultimate Subaru Message Board, an unparalleled Subaru community full of the greatest Subaru gurus and modders on the planet! We offer technical information and discussion about all things Subaru, the best and most popular all wheel drive vehicles ever created.

We offer all this information for free to everyone, even lurkers like you! All we ask in return is that you sign up and give back some of what you get out - without our awesome registered users none of this would be possible! Plus, you get way more great stuff as a member! Lurk to lose, participate to WIN*!
  • Say hello and join the conversation
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get automatic updates
  • Get your own profile and make new friends
  • Classifieds with all sorts of Subaru goodies
  • Photo hosting in our gallery
  • Meet other cool people with cool cars
Seriously, what are you waiting for? Make your life more fulfilling and join today! You and your Subaru won't regret it, we guarantee** it.

* The joy of participation and being generally awesome constitutes winning
** Not an actual guarantee, but seriously, you probably won't regret it!

Serving the Subaru Community since May 18th, 1998!

Guest Message by DevFuse
 

Photo
- - - - -

New to the forums, and new to Subaru. 2001 Legacy GT Limited


  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 KingJerd

KingJerd

    Newbie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 4 posts
  • San Diego, CA

Posted 21 June 2013 - 04:46 PM

Hello all.

I've just purchased my first Subaru two nights ago and I can safely say I am abolutely in love with this thing.

Its a 2001 Legacy GT Limited. The powertrain and drivetrain are supposedly 100% stock but the entire suspension is from a 2007 STI. He said shocks, springs, swaybars, bushings, hubs, wheels and tires. Only the rotors and calipers are stock. I cant confirm that part of it yet, but left to right and front to back all 4 corners visually matched, were clean and neatly sorted out, appeared OEM, and the thing drives like a dream. Its not slammed, but has a muscular looking hunkered stance. The guy showed me lots of reciepts and papers proving the alignment was true. It handles great! Rides a little stiffer than my wifes Fusion, and hugs corners like a champ, but doesnt beat the snot out of you on bumps either.

The exterior has its dings here and there but its a 12 year old car.....thats to be expected. The PO had trendy Grenade, Quick Silver, and DC stickers on the rear side windows....those were the first to go. But otherwise its gorgeous.

The interior is immaculate! I cant say enough about it!

Overall, I finally feel like Ive obtained my goal of having a fun daily driver, that fits the family and isnt hum drum boring. The wife likes it as much as I do, and I finally get to pull my 4Runner off the street for some much needed love!

Now to the good stuff....

Attached Files


Edited by KingJerd, 21 June 2013 - 04:57 PM.


#2 Legacy777

Legacy777

    Moderator

  • Moderator
  • 12,652 posts
  • Houston, Tx

Posted 23 June 2013 - 05:02 PM

Looks like a nice Legacy!

 

Welcome to the USMB.



#3 rxleone

rxleone

    Subaru Fanatic!

  • Members
  • 528 posts
  • Christchurch, New Zealand

Posted 23 June 2013 - 06:05 PM

Nice ride! I still have no idea why some people continue to put massive stickers all over their nice cars...crazy. Looks like a good score though, congratulations and welcome to the USMB!



#4 KingJerd

KingJerd

    Newbie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 4 posts
  • San Diego, CA

Posted 24 June 2013 - 08:49 AM

I appreciate it gents. Yeah the stickers were all gone within 10 minutes of getting it home. It runs great! I already Plasti-dipped the front grill leaving only the emblem exposed.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users