1. EMorrison97

    MY94 JDM WRX "Group A Roadcar" Build/Restoration

    Hello Guys, Welcome to my new thread following my build/restoration project of my 1994 JDM WRX. Originally bought the car during the first lock-down in Ireland. Upon getting it home the clean up and tidying began. I fell in love with this specific car and after driving it over the summer decided...
  2. Ric McLaughlin

    Girardo & Co Archive

    Just lost nearly an hour to this... Girardo & Co Archive They've bought an Italian photo archive and you can download low res (£25) and high res (£40) images. Not cheap but there's definitely a couple that I'd say will end up on my office wall! Some great stuff including more obscure...
  3. Ric McLaughlin

    Subaru's at BGM on Dirtfish

    Some history sitting around in here... Dirtfish can be hit and miss but more stuff like this would be welcome. Never knew that Prodrive were involved with the Skoda!
  4. M

    Clutch install

    Hey guys. New scooby owner here. I havent done much work on cars in the past at all but im determined to not take my car to a garage and start learning how to work on it myself. the clutch has started slipping quite badly recently, its Drive-able but slips when you put your foot down running...
  5. Ric McLaughlin

    DCCD clocks help

    Good evening. I'm currently hovering over going down the V1-3 DCCD speedo clocks route in my car having already sourced an older dash. I was going to go down the Group A carbon fibre + Stack combo but I think in reality the allure of simply getting it done and in there for a couple of hundred...
  6. Andrei

    Alcatek ECU v3-v4 Impreza

    For sale Alcatek ECU with Motorsports features enabled Als and LC - For V3-V4 Impreza 97-98. Dongle and cable imcluded . Ecu updated couple of months ago with new software ,by Andy Leech at TEG MOTORSPORT.
  7. Ric McLaughlin

    2000 Killarney Rally of the Lakes

    Apologies if anyone has already posted this but another RPM classic from BITD... The crowds at the gap are amazing! I think this period of Irish rallying, seeing the World cars start to appear, is fascinating. Mark Fisher in a Group N Type RA too...
  8. A

    New ish north west bugeye wagon owner

    Hi chaps I'm ant.. I've lived in north west for a good while around Liverpool and Manchester area. I'm a 40 something computer animator for film and tv.. recent films like Thor Ragnarok and Spiderman far from home and then some Netflix shows and Amazon prime stuff. Good fun.. I love my job...
  9. Ric McLaughlin

    What size disc rotors for Speedline ST2's?

    The Covid-19 push with my car continues! It's not urgent as I've never found it to be massively under-braked given its weight but I will be wanting to upgrade to bigger brakes at some stage. Does anyone know the biggest brake discs that will fit inside 17x7 Speedline ST2's? Any recommendations...
  10. Ric McLaughlin

    Custom sun strips

    Has anybody got any leads on high quality, custom-made sun strips? There are plenty on eBay but they all look cheap and fairly nasty. I'm after a Repsol/555 one.
  11. Ric McLaughlin

    GC8 facelift front end bumper, lights and bonnet

    Well this feels odd but in the spirit of keeping this project moving forward I'm going to be selling off my V6 'facelift' bumper, lights, grille and bonnet. The parts are still on the car and are in grade A condition. The bonnet was off it in storage for a long time due to it running a lamp...
  12. Ric McLaughlin

    Immaculate Speedline 2113's for sale

    I've decided to sell my Speedline Group N-spec 2113's that came on my car having just ordered a new set of... well, Speedlines. These are 17x8 5x100's ET48's (will confirm with the stamp on the back of the wheels later on today when I get a second to pull the spare, more pics up once new wheels...
  13. Ric McLaughlin

    RCM 3in exhaust

    I'm thinking of selling my Roger Clark Motorsport exhaust. It's one of the best sounding exhausts I've heard on an Impreza - great bark from it without being droney at steady speeds. It's the back box section and is in great condition. They retail at £420, I'm looking for £275 posted (UK only).
  14. Ric McLaughlin

    M2 Motorsport seat sliders

    A like-new pair of M2 Motorsport seat sliders for GC8. They bolt up to the stock slider threads and then offer a good range of adjustment for the bucket seats. I had read before I got these that they added a bit of height to the seating position but I actually found that I could get the seat a...
  15. Ric McLaughlin

    S201 mirrors for sale

    For sale I have a pair of genuine S201 mirrors in as new condition. They came on my car so have obviously been mounted but have zero cracks or chips. Both mirrors are hand-adjusted and still have as-new resistance. £400 for the pair and I'll cover the postage, first class recorded to be safe.
  16. Ric McLaughlin

    Rallytech lamp pod and PIAA lamps

    This is a reluctant sale as I love the look of my Rallytech lamp pod which came on the car when I purchased it but I'd rather have the cash to 'invest' in a few other things that it needs. For sale is the following which I have receipts for: Rallytech Subaru WRC 97-99 4-lamp pod 2 x PIAA 80...

    OBD Scanner Tool for JDM Impreza

    I'm looking on the market for and OBD scanner that works for a JDM Impreza WRX STI 2004, has anyone got a tool that works correctly with a JDM Impreza? I'm sure some of you have, if so can you pop a link down in the reply. Was hoping not to spend anymore than £50 if possible!
  18. Ric McLaughlin

    WANTED: WRC mirrors

    Hi all, if anyone knows of anyone selling a set of the WRC 'bat ear' carbon fibre mirrors please send them my way. I have a set of the S201 teardrop mirrors but am after the full carbon set. There is a set of 'safari' style ones with lights in them on eBay for £4k just now but that feels like a...

    JDM Subaru VIN numbers

    So I've got a large crack in my front windscreen that developed last October and I have been trying to get a replacement done under my insurance policy, the rear also has a deep scratch in it so I thought I'd get them both done at the same time with ERS through Keith Michaels. Was forwarded onto...
  20. Ric McLaughlin

    My 2000 V6 Type RA

    Welcome to my project thread based around my 2000 V6 Type RA. I veered off the path of trying to turn a road car into a rally car before it got too late and instead am going to try a bit of backwards engineering to make a rally car into a hard-edged road and track car.