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by Barbbachello
Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: Liberty Related Discussion
Topic: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX

I drove it NA while waiting to come off my P's. In the mean time i swapped all the goodies over from the silver GX in the background. BBS wheels, coilovers, 4/2 pots, STi rear arms etc etc. A year and a bit past. One afternoon while at uni a silver gen 3 wagon came up at the salvage auctions. It had...
by Barbbachello
Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Liberty Related Discussion
Topic: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX

Huge day today. Put the manifold and got rid of the parts pile in the boot, flushed the radiator and changed the oil. http://i.imgur.com/CotLsNv.jpg http://i.imgur.com/Spn31lY.jpg Cranked her over with no plugs to build some oil pressure. Then cranked it with the plugs. Fired straight up! No ticks, ...
by Barbbachello
Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Liberty Related Discussion
Topic: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX

Big ish day on the tools today. Old man river came round in the morning and got the broken cam cap bolt out with no dramas. Mad. Put the cams into the passenger side head and then had a oh crap moment when i thought i put the cams in the wrong sides. But consulting the manual proved i was ok. Manage...
by Barbbachello
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:58 am
Forum: Liberty Related Discussion
Topic: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX

More cleaning and crap today inbetween studying. Intake manifold has another 24 hours of setting but im very happy with it. Looked cartoony red while painting but has darkend nicely. http://i.imgur.com/xRJ4gSX.jpg Valve covers were FILTHY and ive ran out of desgreaser so theyll have to wait. Will be...
by Barbbachello
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:55 am
Forum: Liberty Related Discussion
Topic: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX

I got stuck into stripping and removing the engine. Keeping in mind this was my first solo engine removal let alone head gasket job, but I was confident and asked lots of questions, after doing my own research and searching first. Ok so a lot happened today. Engine came out with relative ease. Only ...
by Barbbachello
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Liberty Related Discussion
Topic: Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Barbbachello's 98 Liberty RX

Hi guys, Ive been browsing this forum a bit lately and thought it was time I posted up my story and build. I own a 1998 white Liberty RX. It started life with a 2.5NA with a blown headgasket (not surprisingly), trashed body, beige interior that had been smoked in and just generally rough everywhere ...
by Barbbachello
Thu Jun 29, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale
Topic: SOLD 97-98 WRX Apexi Power FC
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: 97-98 WRX Apexi Power FC

And Sold; finally
by Barbbachello
Tue Jun 27, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale
Topic: SOLD 97-98 WRX Apexi Power FC
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: 97-98 WRX Apexi Power FC

abeiq wrote:How the heck is this not sold yet! if i saw this 6 months ago i would have been on it already :(

Its been for sale for a few weeks now on Facebook and the like. Had 4-5 people interested who all bailed :cry:
by Barbbachello
Sun Jun 25, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Parts for Sale
Topic: SOLD 97-98 WRX Apexi Power FC
Replies: 5
Views: 467

SOLD 97-98 WRX Apexi Power FC

Changing ecu route. Suits 97-98 3/4 WRX/STi with 3 yellow ecu plugs. Hand controller was dead when I bought it (previous owner said it was workign :roll: ). Dont know whats wrong with it as it boots and turns off rather than the mismatch freeze. Can be included if you want it Can get a new controlle...

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