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RX Owners - Hows the Chassis On your Cars?


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#1 LegacyT

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Posted 17 January 2004 - 01:56 PM

I've driven both first gen Legacy's GC8's and 2004 STi's, I can say that chassis engineering and stiffness has come a long way in those years. Which leads me to ask, how to RX owners feel about the rigidity of their cars? does the interior crackle on cold winter mornings?

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#2 88rxsedan

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Posted 17 January 2004 - 04:50 PM

not any more than any other car ive driven..
and they are tuff in the woods, places i wouldnt want to take a legacy

#3 Subafreak

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Posted 17 January 2004 - 08:30 PM

Damn it Mark! Would you please take off that picture of your Legacy, it's remindes me of what I want mine to look like when I finally get it back together.:D





















But really, I think it looks awsome.;)

#4 XSNRG

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Posted 17 January 2004 - 10:57 PM

It's better than my GL-10 wagon. the RX seems to be much lighter.

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Posted 18 January 2004 - 12:01 AM

I can put the floor jack in front of the rear tire and the whole side will lift with the rear wheel about 5" off the ground. I can open and close both doors without any problem.

I know the history of this car. It's lead a pretty tame life.

That's soon to be over.:)

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Posted 18 January 2004 - 12:04 AM

They seem to be pretty rigid...as my GL-10 is too. But the WRX and STi are way more stiffer, stock.




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