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Guest Message by DevFuse

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Longer Struts in my '95 Legacy LS

Struts outback legacy lift raise suspension 95 1995

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#1 Travislee



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Posted 27 November 2013 - 11:15 PM

Hey Everyone. I have a '95 Legacy LS. I'm pretty sure it's about time to change the struts. I believe they are original parts on a legacy with 350k on it. I was thinking about putting some outback struts on it, hopefully giving it 1 to 1-1/2 inch lift. Just enough room for a slightly more aggressive tire. I'm not sure if I can just swap the struts out or do I need to swap other parts out in addition to make it all compatible. Thanks for any input you have



#2 AdventureSubaru


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Posted 27 November 2013 - 11:28 PM

Direct bolt in. No modification necessary. Yields a couple inches of lift and will let you clear up to a 28 inch tire if you wish.Have fun!

#3 Fairtax4me



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Posted 28 November 2013 - 01:16 AM

Outback strut by itself will give you just a hair over 1" lift.
Put forester spring on and you'll get close to another inch.

#4 upnorthguy


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Posted 29 November 2013 - 03:20 PM

There has been some discussion about this in another recent thread here:



#5 heartless


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Posted 30 November 2013 - 07:36 AM


a 95 Legacy with a straight Forester Strut swap - complete assembly - pull them out of the Forester, stuff them in the Legacy - nets almost 2 inches on the stock tires.

#6 lmdew



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Posted 30 November 2013 - 07:38 AM

Have a full set listed on the Craigslist.  CO 80919

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