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    V4 Sti Type R headlights and dash lights not working

    I recently installed a STI defi genome triple gauge unit and me being the idiot I am, didnt disconnect the battery before hand. Now i have no headlights (high or low beam) and no illumination in the dash or gauges. I tried disconnecting everything I installed and that did not work. I also...
  2. sticky667

    Interesting find GC8G2FD - MY00 STI Type R Limited

    I found this anomaly looking through auction sales history. Seems like a vin swap or just an error in quite a few databases. GC8-095055 GC8G2FD Should be an STI Type R Limited I was expecting a 2 door but you can clearly see it's a 4 door. Seems to have the Limited parts and the roof vent for...
  3. M

    how to differentiate my wrx if it is sti type ra or wrx ra or normal wrx?

    Hello everyone, I hope you are well I have some doubts with the engine that my car mounts, it is a swap wrx, the former owner told me that it came semi-forged from the factory and that it was a wrx sti type ra (swap) gc8 bodywork. someone could help me? since it is very similar to the sti...
  4. Essbon

    Canvas Picture - GC8 MY99 Impreza WRX Type R Still Version 5

    Selling my 90cm x 50cm Canvas Picture I had specially made a few years back. Picture is directly from the Official Brochure and looks stunning £120 plus postage I will bring this with me to Autosport International 2023
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    Subaru Impreza STI Type r v4 v-limited 62,000 miles, Fully stock

    Hey guys, I have a Type r v4 v-limited, 62,000 on the clock with service history, also has Japanese service books also. Underneath on the car is solid with no rust at all, never been under sealed and always has been dry stored. This is totally stock with mods everything is oem on the car...
  6. royalgender

    Bbs rg345

    Hello all I’m in the market for some bbs rg345 17s Now Ino they are rare but was hoping someone on here may be selling a set I don’t mind the condition so much as I’m willing to refurb them thanks
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    Hi guys, I'm Pietro from Italy, proud possessor of a Impreza Type R V5 freshly imported from the UK. In the future i would like to find a OEM alloy bonnet, some OEM lamco or defi gauges and an original airbox. In the meantime here's a picture of it. Cheers.
  8. type-ra

    Type R review on YouTube

    Very well done Type R review on YouTube. Anyone on here own the car?
  9. gf8wrx

    Authentic or replica STI catalog 'sport' bumper

    Took off my front bumper on my V4 Type R for 'repairs' due to the previous owner. I was wondering if this bumper is worth fixing. Is it an authentic or replica? If it's replica i will probably try and buy a factory v4/v5 front bumper. The car also came with STI catalog TE07s, STI catalog rear...
  10. type-ra

    Grade 4 V4 Type R

    Grade 4 V4 Type R just gone through. 2 390 000jpy
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    Wanted Subaru Type R 97-99 2 Door Wide Body Car / Project

    Wanted Subaru Type R 2 Door Wide Body Car / Project Must Have WRC / 22b Wide Body Road Going or Part Built Project Let Me Know What You Have Cash Waiting For Right Car
  12. wrxdoug

    1998 WRX STi Type R

    Car now away :thumb
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    Hi all just joined, but many years ago had a few Imprezas including a wrx ra, wrx wagon, sti v 2, and v4 type r. Now looking to go old skool again and buy a type r again, either in uk or direct from Japan. In two minds whether to buy and keep standard or fit a 22B kit (fabricated metal sides) to...
  14. Ric McLaughlin

    GC8 front LH wheel arch liner

    This is a bit of a punt but if anyone has one of these knocking about that they don't need could they drop me a DM please? It's the LH upper I'm after but would take upper and lower if you wanted to part with them as a set. Predictably, there are millions of RH ones online but all the LH ones...
  15. Subaroo_al

    Wanted: Subaru Type R

    Hi everyone, long time stalker, new member here. Looking for a Type R in decent condition (preferably no rust, minimal abuse) with less than 150,000kms. Fewer mods is probably a good thing, doesn't need to be a limited model, though it'd be awesome if it was. V5/V6 is also preferable, but I...
  16. Ric McLaughlin

    Impreza Type R V5 Limited

    My attempt at a track-honed, perfect-ish GC8 accomplished via limited funds and even less mechanical knowledge. Here it is then, the build thread I promised myself I'd start the day after I got the car home, five months ago... My car is a 1999 Type R V5 Limited and it's the result of two and...
  17. Ric McLaughlin

    Fitting a decat downpipe help, please

    Hi guys, Seeing as how 'tis the season to spend time with loved ones and family, I had hoped that I could spend this weekend fitting my new decat downpipe to my '99 Type R. However, I can't seem to get any of the bolts connecting the existing cat downpipe to the back of the turbo loose. Has...
  18. Race Altered

    2 door shell for wrc rep

    thought I would ask the question ahead of my plans, So I want to build a wrc2000 rep as below,So will need a shell would like a rolling shell but I know the 2 doors are getting thin on the ground, I won't be starting to really put money behind the project for a few months yet be but wanted...
  19. H kirby

    Impreza Type-R 'V-Limited' STI 1999

    Hi, unfortunately i have to list for sale my rare recently imported impreza type R. the car has a low mileage of 66,000 miles and looks in very good condition. it is a genuine type r 'limited' and the underside looks brand new with not a spec of rust or dirt on it. mechanically it is again as...
  20. TrevS

    E-type to Type R - new member from Warwickshire

    Hi all I thought I'd say hello as I joined the forum a couple of days ago as I am in the market for a Subaru Impreza type R version 5. As the title of this threads suggests I am currently a Jaguar E-type owner which is my garage queen but am looking for something a bit different and more usable...