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2013 Scion FR-S Storm Trooper Build

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by KodiakToyTRD, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. Jan 5, 2013 at 2:12 PM
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    KodiakToyTRD

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    Subaru added a bunch of things that weren't necessary, like push button start and some other cosmetic thing. Frame, suspension, engine, trans, etc are all the same. The price difference is close to 5 grand also.
     
  2. Jan 5, 2013 at 2:13 PM
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    There's one spot that doesn't have exceptional visibility and that is the area to the left rear of the driver. Which in mind is to be expected of a two door car with small windows.

    Front visibility is great and so is rear view mirror visibility through the back window.
     
  3. Jan 5, 2013 at 2:14 PM
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    Sheesh! Didn't realize it was that much of a price difference. I can see why you went with the yota version.
     
  4. Jan 5, 2013 at 2:21 PM
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    The FR-S has everything it needs, and nothing it doesn't need. Its just a simple small easy to operate and fun to drive car.

    That corners really really really well :cool:
     
  5. Jan 5, 2013 at 3:48 PM
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    I think I might have Mr. Marv make me a sub box too...

    :cool:
     
  6. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:29 PM
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    One incident happened today, air bag light came on in the middle of driving. Shut the car off and restarted, didn't come on again...

    Not sure what kinda sensors these things have....maybe it had to get used to my new seat positioning. Which would be cool yet weird.
     
  7. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:30 PM
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  8. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:34 PM
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    Of?

    Also, my thread, my rules. Don't ever tell me to GTFO of my thread.

    :quickdraw:
     
  9. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:38 PM
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    [​IMG]
    Love these cars.
     
  10. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:39 PM
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    steve o 77 braaap

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  11. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:43 PM
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    Little too much on the body panels but overall looks good.
     
  12. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:47 PM
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    I love mine too. Fun as hell to drive. Perrin over on ft86club.com has the vortech sc they have been tuning and its not to bad. Avo has a decent turbo that I don't think is to expensive and innovate has a twin screw sc coming out soon.

    I'm gonna do a intake tune and headers and a catback at some point. I'm prolly gonna go with borla for the exhaust pieces.
     
  13. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:53 PM
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    Have you done anything to the intake at all? Like change it to the Afe or Greddy?

    I haven't looked into Borla for this car yet.

    What color is yours?
     
  14. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:55 PM
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    No not yet. Only had it a month. I think I'm gonna do either the afe or maybe the fa20clubs intake. I'm gonna get a tune from them also

    I have a ultramarine
     
  15. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:55 PM
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    I love the wide-body look. A guy in my car club drew the concept for the green FR-S and this one:
    [​IMG]

    He deives a pretty bad-ass challenger.
     
  16. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:56 PM
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    PM some info, are you on FT86club?
     
  17. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:57 PM
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    Look up borla Uel up on YouTube. It sounds really good
     
  18. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:57 PM
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    Yeah I'm on their. Same user name as here
     
  19. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:59 PM
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    Don't mind the wide body look at all, I just don't like the bolt holes, prefer the clean smooth look.
     
  20. Jan 5, 2013 at 8:04 PM
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    Aside from changing out the rims, I don't see much more that needs changing. Maybe something in a gunmetal grey?
     
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