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Con.Harr91 01-29-2013 07:52 PM

Connor's '05 LGT Wagon
 
I'll keep the intro brief, here is my car.

http://legacygt.com/forums/showthrea...on-135939.html

Spartan was the 2nd owner, and I am now the 5th. Currently it has 115k on the clock, but definitely doesn't show it. All I've been doing with it right now has been getting the paint to as close to perfect as I can reasonably manage. In the coming weeks I'll need to take care of the condensation problem with the passenger side headlight and get around to fixing the leaky sandwich plate for the oil pressure gauge.

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CURRENT MOD LIST!

Engine:
- Stage 2 tune from Infamous Tuning
- Catless up pipe
- CNT Racing 3" catted downpipe
- Invidia Q300 exhaust
- 73mm KS Tech CAI
- Removed banjo bolt filter
- Perrin TMIC
- Forge BPV
- AVO 2.4" turbo inlet
- GrimmSpeed 3mm phenolic resin spacers
- TGVs removed
- GrimmSpeed 3-port EBCS
- Throttle body coolant bypass


Suspension:
- Bilstein struts with Swift springs and 1/4" saggy butt shims (perfectly level stance)
- Ralitek rear sway bar w/ HD front end links and new stock rear end links
- 08 STi LCA bushings
- Perrin front/ Group N rear shifter bushings
- 18" Buddy Club P1's w/ Continental ExtremeContact DW
- 17" 2008 WRX wheels w/ Blizzaks

Brakes:
- 2004 STi Brembos, front and rear

Interior:
- Prosport Halo series boost and oil pressure gauges in the cubby
- Innovate LC-2 wideband on the steering column
- Shortened stock shifter
- Delrin shift knob painted gunmetal, w/ custom shift boot
- WRX pedals w/ dead pedal
- MTX re-q5 signal processor (provides an auxiliary input)
- Alpine components up front
- 1000 watt 4 channel amp
- All weather mats


Exterior:
- 50% tint all around
- Flapatax mud flaps
- “Black out” front grille and headlights
- Yellow fog tint
- 6000k HID kit
- Tinted reverse lights
- Tinted mirror turn signals
- Red overlay on tail lights and 3rd brake light
- 3m Di-Noc on b pillars, and rear chrome strip
- Custom REAL carbon fiber grill winglets



Today I played with wheels.

Oh the benefits of a wagon. Fits eight wheels, a full size jack, and a toolbox with room to spare!

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Fitted up some wheels to decide which ones I'd like to keep and which to sell. To begin with we have the current winter wheel, some 17" ASA wheel that I actually quite like.

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Next some 17" gold RPF1s off my WRX. I really liked these too.

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8183/8...aa6c2db4_b.jpg

Then the 18" gunmetal Buddyclub P1s that came with the Legacy. I liked these the most.

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8367/8...1815ef52_b.jpg

It was a tough call, but I think I'm gonna sell the Enkei's. I already have 5 people lined up to buy them.

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LegacyKid5 01-29-2013 08:23 PM

Definitely a fan of the Buddyclup P1's. Nice color wagon too by the way. Haha

Shane86 01-31-2013 12:05 AM

What size were the enkeis? 17x7 or 8? and what tire was on it?
i've got an extra set of 17x8s in my garage that i haven't put race rubber on recently, and am thinking about re-purposing them for my legacy

No DRFT 01-31-2013 08:30 AM

I like the gold better

Con.Harr91 01-31-2013 09:05 AM

The Enkeis are 17x8 +45, not sure on the tire specs right now. I'll check. They did have a tiny bit of 'poke' to them.

SubOperator 01-31-2013 09:46 AM

Nice wagon:) I see some bilstein+pinks on it, do you use any spacers? it's sitting kind of high for that setup imo, I have to go out and actually look at mine, I think mine's lower on same setup.

RBP is a great color for BPs.

Congrtas! Threat her nice ;)

Con.Harr91 01-31-2013 10:44 AM

There are 1/4" spacers in the rear, I believe...

Con.Harr91 01-31-2013 02:04 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Shane86 (Post 4271449)
What size were the enkeis? 17x7 or 8? and what tire was on it?
i've got an extra set of 17x8s in my garage that i haven't put race rubber on recently, and am thinking about re-purposing them for my legacy

Tires are 225-50

Con.Harr91 05-03-2013 12:11 AM

Madison Sports Car Club had a dyno night at Kelly Moss Motorsports tonight. Strapped the LGT down and managed to do 225/275. I was expecting a higher horsepower number and lower torque, so I guess I'll be okay with the difference. :)

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O.C.D. 05-03-2013 10:52 AM

I am partial to the Buddy Club's. Mine are 5Zigen but same idea. And since RBP BP's are the best....
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v3...ps56825395.jpg

But since your last post to the dyno you were running them, lol....

I must have missed the mods on this. What is she runnin?

Con.Harr91 05-03-2013 11:59 AM

Check the link in post #1 to the previous owner's thread. Its a simple stage 2.

Holla 05-04-2013 05:41 PM

Nice car!

I'd have the say the Buddy Club looks the best. The gold on the Enkei's is too gold. If it were darker it would look better.

I'm also a fellow WI RBP wagon owner!

Con.Harr91 05-05-2013 11:06 AM

Thanks Holla!

I see you're in the Milwaukee area. Are you in Madison much? I've heard that there is another RBP LGT wagon around town, which is a shame cause that means I'll have to fight him.

Holla 05-06-2013 02:16 PM

I make it to Madison a few times a year but I doubt it's me you'd be seeing.


I've seen two other RBP LGT wagons around Milwaukee. One was a stock 5EAT that was parked down the street from my house and the other was identical to yours and it was for sale at Hiller Ford in Waukesha a few years ago.

Con.Harr91 05-06-2013 02:52 PM

Yeah, my girlfriend was saying that she was seeing my car downtown Madison a bunch when I knew I was nowhere the area, I thought she was seeing a similar car or something. Turns out there is actually is another lowered RBP LGT wagon on gunmetal wheels.

I must end him.


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