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    Hi from Cork

    Hi everybody,

    I'm Rafa from Spain, living in Cork for the last four years. Been reading for a while as I always liked Subarus, but now it is about time for me to get one.

    Actually on the lookout for a GC8 sti, couple of nice units on donedeal slipped from my hands but hopefully I'll get a good one soon. Also contemplating to import from Japan/UK but a bit afraid of a big VRT or not doing it right.

    Cheers.

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    Welcome along Rafa and happy hunting. Classic are getting old now and hard to find a good one from already small market. Good luck

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    Welcome. There is enough lads that have imported on here so don't be afraid to ask.
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    welcome rafa
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    Your very welcome👍
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    Welcome along Rafa don't be afraid to ask any questions you have or advice about a car as there is a wealth of knowledge here from members .

    Best set of luck with the search good cars are hard to find now and classic sti are no differant keep us posted
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    Welcome along man good luck with your search

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    Quote Originally Posted by rafa_vtc View Post
    Hi everybody,

    I'm Rafa from Spain, living in Cork for the last four years. Been reading for a while as I always liked Subarus, but now it is about time for me to get one.

    Actually on the lookout for a GC8 sti, couple of nice units on donedeal slipped from my hands but hopefully I'll get a good one soon. Also contemplating to import from Japan/UK but a bit afraid of a big VRT or not doing it right.

    Cheers.
    Welcome lad the right car will come along keep an eye on this members have some nice cars from time to time for sale

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    Welcome and as said above best advice is post cars your looking at here

    Lads are very helpfull

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    Welcome along, keep an eye on donedeal they do come up now and again but to find a clean one that doesn't need work is hard

    Try Imprezas For Sale on facebook, all imprezas that come up for sale on ebay they advertise them there and mainly all in uk.
    Theres one sti type r in blue for sale on scoobynet in uk with few mods and tasty wheels over 6k sterling i think

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    welcome along good look with search my advise spend bit extra and get clean one

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    Many thanks for all your welcome posts. I'm actually talking to the owner of a blue 1998 Sti Type RA V-Limited in Ennis, will view it on Friday, the ad is on donedeal but I tried to post it here a few times yesterday and the posts just don't show up. (Do I need to reach a number of posts to put links or pics?)

    Also keeping an eye on the Japanese auctions trough JDM Auctions Watch, any of ye have experience with them? UK import at the minute is the last option that I consider.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rafa_vtc View Post
    Many thanks for all your welcome posts. I'm actually talking to the owner of a blue 1998 Sti Type RA V-Limited in Ennis, will view it on Friday, the ad is on donedeal but I tried to post it here a few times yesterday and the posts just don't show up. (Do I need to reach a number of posts to put links or pics?)

    Also keeping an eye on the Japanese auctions trough JDM Auctions Watch, any of ye have experience with them? UK import at the minute is the last option that I consider.
    yes I used JDM Auction Watch in the past would recommend them.

    this the car? -> https://www.donedeal.ie/vintagecars-...d-555/14145224
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    That's the one yes.

    Type r and type ra in that order are the top preference.

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    Hi Rafa,

    There are nice classics popping up on this FB page:

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/subaruswapukirl/

    Best of luck with your search

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    Quote Originally Posted by rafa_vtc View Post
    Many thanks for all your welcome posts. I'm actually talking to the owner of a blue 1998 Sti Type RA V-Limited in Ennis, will view it on Friday, the ad is on donedeal but I tried to post it here a few times yesterday and the posts just don't show up. (Do I need to reach a number of posts to put links or pics?)

    Also keeping an eye on the Japanese auctions trough JDM Auctions Watch, any of ye have experience with them? UK import at the minute is the last option that I consider.
    Hi rafa,

    I have seen that add many times and wondered about it , I live in Ennis and have never seen that car, also all the pictures in the advert are not taken in Ireland imo, did the seller say it is in storage or on Irish plates,

    Just food for thought, the car looks gorgeous and I hope I'm wrong, I'm around Friday if you need moral support👍
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