Irish Subaru Drivers Club Forum - Powered by vBulletin

#

Results 1 to 15 of 15

Thread: Returning Impreza 1.6 Owner In Dublin

  1. #1
    Junior Member MetalVegito's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2017
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    0

    Talking Returning Impreza 1.6 Owner In Dublin

    Hi ya'll.

    I just bought my second Impreza. It's a 2006 baby blue 1.6 Xi. I still need to get her setup. (Pic's will follow soon) She came with with 17" Rims, a short Air Ram and a huge Muffler that wakes the neighbors. He also fitted a fake blow off valve speaker. (That was the first thing I pulled off. I am so excited to work on her. I will be relaying on u guys knowledge a lot. My previous car was an 06 RX8.

  2. #2
    Member Number 2766
    ISDC Club Treasurer
    scoobysub's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    kilkenny
    Posts
    11,959
    Thanks
    2,702
    Thanked 2,561 Times in 1,618 Posts
    Rides
    1
    Rep Power
    10
    Welcome along coming from an rx8 this will be a walk in the park I swear you need to really love a car to drive an rx8
    colin, richard, bertie, frank, gone but not forgotten.

    Peter marks account Reopened in Style!!!

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to scoobysub For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  4. #3
    Full ISDC Club Member blacktar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    sligo
    Posts
    3,345
    Thanks
    2,211
    Thanked 1,574 Times in 795 Posts
    Rides
    2
    Rep Power
    24
    Welcome

    Sent from my SM-G920F using Tapatalk

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to blacktar For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  6. #4
    Committe Members Ciaran WRX's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Ireland
    Posts
    12,106
    Thanks
    4,783
    Thanked 4,356 Times in 2,407 Posts
    Rides
    1
    Rep Power
    60
    Welcome along



    Sent from my SM-G935F using Tapatalk

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Ciaran WRX For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  8. #5
    Full ISDC Club Member Pedro555's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Location
    clare
    Posts
    2,725
    Thanks
    2,609
    Thanked 1,429 Times in 821 Posts
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    21
    Your very welcome
    Subaru Impreza WRX STI Type R -Version 4 V Limited

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to Pedro555 For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  10. #6
    Full ISDC Club Member dontommy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Clonmel
    Posts
    8,161
    Thanks
    6,238
    Thanked 3,747 Times in 2,617 Posts
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    55

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to dontommy For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  12. #7
    Full ISDC Club Member Gary sti's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    2,148
    Thanks
    1,595
    Thanked 1,254 Times in 747 Posts
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    16
    Welcome along enjoy


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

  13. The Following User Says Thank You to Gary sti For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  14. #8
    Member Number 935
    Full ISDC Members 2015
    tommy 555's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    wicklow
    Posts
    12,287
    Thanks
    555
    Thanked 1,843 Times in 1,051 Posts
    Rides
    1
    Rep Power
    42
    wwlcome along
    Built By Ali ,,,,,, Mapped By Bob,,,,,, Driven by Tommy ,,,, 2006 STi

  15. The Following User Says Thank You to tommy 555 For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  16. #9
    Full ISDC Club Member Tad's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2016
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    1,013
    Thanks
    604
    Thanked 556 Times in 360 Posts
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    9
    Welcome aboard

  17. The Following User Says Thank You to Tad For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  18. #10
    Full ISDC Club Member gttjohn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    dublin
    Posts
    573
    Thanks
    189
    Thanked 305 Times in 163 Posts
    Rides
    2
    Rep Power
    11
    Welcome ,pics pics pics
    My cousin had an rx8 it went on fire on him at the traffic lights a few years back they are nice inside mind ya
    8 mins 20 seconds or 186,000 miles a second

  19. The Following User Says Thank You to gttjohn For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  20. #11
    Member Number 2766
    ISDC Club Treasurer
    scoobysub's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    kilkenny
    Posts
    11,959
    Thanks
    2,702
    Thanked 2,561 Times in 1,618 Posts
    Rides
    1
    Rep Power
    10
    Probley the cat blocked and went on fire that way John fairly common on them Remove the cat and straight through as there are no emissions test on them . Still muck
    colin, richard, bertie, frank, gone but not forgotten.

    Peter marks account Reopened in Style!!!

  21. The Following User Says Thank You to scoobysub For This Useful Post:

    MetalVegito (28-11-2017)

  22. #12
    Sunday Drivers
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Location
    Cork
    Posts
    157
    Thanks
    75
    Thanked 28 Times in 25 Posts
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    4
    Welcome along! Happy subarooing.

    So how come you quit on an RX8 ?

  23. #13
    Junior Member MetalVegito's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2017
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    0

    Swap from RX8 to Impreza

    Here are some pic's of my Subie and My 8.
    Subaru Impreza 5.jpgSubaru Impreza 2.jpgRX8 .jpg

  24. The Following User Says Thank You to MetalVegito For This Useful Post:

    dontommy (28-11-2017)

  25. #14
    Junior Member MetalVegito's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2017
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
    Rides
    0
    Rep Power
    0

    Cool

    Quote Originally Posted by SurferKid View Post
    Welcome along! Happy subarooing.

    So how come you quit on an RX8 ?
    Eventhough she was a blast to ride. The MPG was terrible. On a full tank I would not get close to 300km. But I always wanted to drive one so I had my fun with it.

  26. #15
    Full ISDC Club Member Zheiko's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    2,016
    Thanks
    1,244
    Thanked 687 Times in 408 Posts
    Rides
    2
    Rep Power
    14
    Welcome! I was always tempted by RX8, but the consumption had me cured...
    He has the right to have and share his opinion. The fact that his opinion differs from reality, is however irrelevant.

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •