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My Bugeye Impreza Wagon

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Well here it is, its a 2002 impreza ts wagon. its a 5spd :D

 

heres the car at the dealership. hard to tell its even the same car now...

 

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this is after i got it home and cleaned up

 

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then i got some hankook ipikes and rally armor flaps

 

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then i sank it

 

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nice shot out playin

 

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got the front end fixed and got blacked out headlights

 

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tinted my fogs and threw some bbs's on for looks ;D

 

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then i got some 215/65/16 snowtrakkers on powdercoated legacy outback rims. also lifted on forester struts with my stock springs.

 

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then played

 

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then i pulled the engine to rebuild the heads and change headgaskets

 

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back in!

 

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while it was on the hoist, i plastidipped the roof and got a wrx hood and plastidipped that too

 

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then this...

 

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aftermath:

 

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enjoy!! more to come

 

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yeah  i didn't realize how much of a difference it would be until i actually picked the wrx one up. i dont even need my hood prop anymore.

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finally got some forester springs and lifted my car! also re mounted my rally armor flaps. heres pics

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heres with the fronts on but not the rears.

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heres the final result

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Looks good!! I see you swapped top hats, was there a reason for this? Forester struts will bolt right into 02-07 Imprezas.

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i didn't swap top hats. i had brand new kyb gr2 forester struts with impreza springs on them already on the car, so i just swapped the springs only. and i've still got my stock impreza tophats on there. i got the forester springs for free because all 4 struts were bent haha. they were from a forester my shop ran in a tough trucks competition and it caught major air haha :grin:

 

that pile with the stuts and top hats is all scrap

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Ahh good deal then. I'm sure the old Forester struts were not happy running Impreza springs! Looks great now. I love how mine rides with them.

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Nice to see the DirtyImpreza Love on a dirty Impreza!

 

I need a Subie like this for playing.

 

Great job.

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It looks really good, I like seeing it from the lot to now, looks a ton better than stock. Did you change the color between off the lot blue to a darker blue?? Keep on modifying!!

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