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Forum: Technical General 08 Jun 2008, 03:44 PM
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Posted By alexlcm
heavy steering and on & off noises

Hello all,

My ver 4 GC8 steering is very heavy and occasionally there will be some noise when you turn the power steering at certain angle (even without moving). Brought it to the workshop and...
Forum: Interior 08 Jun 2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 906
Posted By alexlcm
hmmm ... not sure about it ... will check it out...

hmmm ... not sure about it ... will check it out and take some photos.. maybe will get some ideas from ppl here ;)
Forum: Interior 31 May 2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 906
Posted By alexlcm
rear view mirror tilting after bumps

hello mate,

does anyone know how to fix my GC8 V4 rear view mirror? It kept on tilting after few bounces on the bumpy road.... this means i gotta kept on adjusting it back to the correct view...
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 23 Nov 2007, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,138
Posted By alexlcm
tidgy, u didnt upload any pics ... lol by...

tidgy, u didnt upload any pics ... lol

by the way, will upload the pics in 2 days time.,.. going to Singapore for vacation with my wife.. ;)

wont be driving the scooby down ...
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 23 Nov 2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,138
Posted By alexlcm
anyone spot welded his gc8?

hello mates,

anyone spot welded his gc8? My '97 gc8 has some cracks around the suspension mounting area... :( ... damn .....

I guess these happened after I changed to the TEIN Type HA...
Forum: Interior 19 Nov 2007, 02:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,777
Posted By alexlcm
does MY97 has this feature too?

does MY97 has this feature too?
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 10 Nov 2007, 10:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,318
Posted By alexlcm
dont really get what u mean.... do u mind to...

dont really get what u mean.... do u mind to explain further?

viscous center?
open front?

am i still able to change to those cusco 1.5 way LSD?
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 10 Nov 2007, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,318
Posted By alexlcm
what about the front ? besides, can i change...

what about the front ?

besides, can i change the rear viscous LSD to those aftermarket 1.5 way LSD like KAAZ or CUSCO?
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 10 Nov 2007, 05:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,318
Posted By alexlcm
any LSD in MY 97 UK spec GC8?

Hello guys,

Does the MY97 UK spec GC8 (not sti) comes with LSD.. ???
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 05 Nov 2007, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,239
Posted By alexlcm
thanks.. will stick to 34 psi HOT and 32 psi HOT

thanks.. will stick to 34 psi HOT and 32 psi HOT
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 03 Nov 2007, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,239
Posted By alexlcm
even for 16" or is it based on 15"???

even for 16" or is it based on 15"???
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 03 Nov 2007, 02:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,239
Posted By alexlcm
205/50R16 tyre pressure for gc8 ver 4

Hello guys,

Just wondering what is the best COLD tyre pressure for GC8 uk spec my97? Currently using 205/50R16 tyres but the recommendation of 33 psi front 28 psi rear from the manual is based...
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 03 Nov 2007, 02:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,024
Posted By alexlcm
thanks guys...

thanks guys...
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 31 Oct 2007, 05:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,024
Posted By alexlcm
tidgy, thanks to your explaination. but if i...

tidgy, thanks to your explaination. but if i swap to vf34 and i still keep to the same 0.9 bar boost ?? the BHP still remain the same as my current one ?
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 29 Oct 2007, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,024
Posted By alexlcm
any GURU here can clear my doubts for my previous...

any GURU here can clear my doubts for my previous question?? please guide me and show me the LIGHT ... hehehe
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 25 Oct 2007, 07:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,024
Posted By alexlcm
tidgy, lets assume that i keep the engine...

tidgy, lets assume that i keep the engine internal as standard... how come by changing to IHI turbo and remap will get me to 280 and using vf34 and remap will get me around 330 BHP?

a turbo makes...
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 25 Oct 2007, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,024
Posted By alexlcm
UK spec GC8 using STI IHI turbo - 280 BHP?

Hello guys,

I own a 97 UK Spec GC8. Currently dynoed is 184 BHP on wheel (which i think is around 220 engine BHP.

Just wondering can I obtain 280 BHP as the STI by swapping the TD04...
Forum: Electrical (Including ICE) 23 Oct 2007, 02:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,009
Posted By alexlcm
cheers mate... everything is fine now and my baby...

cheers mate... everything is fine now and my baby is running alright ... althought 186 BHP on wheel is still not sufficient for me.....

by swapping the TD04 to the IHI turbine and an ECU used by...
Forum: Electrical (Including ICE) 03 Oct 2007, 01:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,009
Posted By alexlcm
yes....

yes....
Forum: Electrical (Including ICE) 02 Oct 2007, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,009
Posted By alexlcm
weird water temp gauge indicator drop

Hello guys,

I just noticed this weird case. when my engine is cold, the water temp is at C level. However, when I started my car, it drops below the C (about 5mm more). How come? Someone told...
Forum: Technical General 24 Sep 2007, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,568
Posted By alexlcm
hahahahha thanks pete... what about those GDB STI...

hahahahha thanks pete... what about those GDB STI turbo ???
Forum: Technical General 24 Sep 2007, 07:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,568
Posted By alexlcm
my mate has a turbine from MY01 WRX. can it be...

my mate has a turbine from MY01 WRX. can it be bolted to my 97 GC8 UK Spec?
Forum: Technical General 24 Sep 2007, 07:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,568
Posted By alexlcm
not sure .... is either engine possible?

not sure .... is either engine possible?
Forum: Technical General 23 Sep 2007, 02:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,568
Posted By alexlcm
Can GD series STI be transplanted to GC8?

Hello guys,

Any idea whether the STI engine and tranny from GD series can be transplanted to '97 UK spec GC8?

Please advise because i am trying to work out the best cost/power tuning.
...
Forum: Subaru Impreza Discussions 20 Sep 2007, 12:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,892
Posted By alexlcm
by the way.. after i pumped full tank.. i only...

by the way.. after i pumped full tank.. i only managed to get around 270 km (combination of urban and cruise driving)... asked the mechanic to check on the air fuel ratio using dynojet wide band ......
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