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View Poll Results: SHOULD RAILS BE REMOVED
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 05:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question RAILS

in another post someone mentioed removing rails

should i ? or should i not? is it simple just had a look and cant see any way of removing them. also iv never used them, and cant see me using them very soon
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 09:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: RAILS

I think you have to remove the roof lining inside the car to get to the mounting points. After a quick search I found this - Wagon Roof Rail Removal - ClubWRX Forum - Subaru Impreza WRX and STi Community and Forums. Should give u a little help
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 10:10 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: RAILS

Voted Yes get rid of the extra weight lol
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 10:15 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Re: RAILS

Get them chromed or anodized a flash colour
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 10:17 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Re: RAILS

Voted yes but didn't remove them off of my wagon as they didn't really bother me. Will certainly look better and sleeker without them though.
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 11:26 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Not gonna vote. It's your car you decide what look you want.
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 03:58 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Re: RAILS

Ha ha ha, look what I started.
I voted yes because I think it is a good look for the Wagon. You need to drop the roof lining to unbolt them and replace the long plastic gutter trims, not too expensive to replace.
You can fill the holes with a clip and silicone to ensure they are water tight.
As above though, it's your car so you gotta like what you do.
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Old 13 Jun 2010, 07:08 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Re: RAILS

I have to say NO as you will take them off and before you know it will need them for some reason. I also think the car would look better without them but think it's what makes a wagon a wagon if you know what i mean!!
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personal choice would be to remove but keep them just in case
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