Make sure to change it every 20-30k miles. There's also a lil air dam that goes directly to the PTU from the passenger side, make sure you tighten this well.
Outside of the water pump and PTU, you'll have a great strong SUV. Loved mine, wish I tuned it before I got rid of it.
I would imagine a moon roof/sun roof would have less issues than a convertible car.
Also, being in colder areas, rainy areas can damage the plastic/rubber/silicone and/or other mechanics easier and faster.
Wouldnt a Legacy be a better fit? Practically a WRX but with a nicer cabin.
I love my wife's lil ATS, was bought for 20~k about 3 years ago. With just a tune on E-85 mix it made around 320/350. Easily gets 30 mpg on hwy.
Im sure a Fiesta ST or Focus ST would be great lil cars as well.
IMO it all started with 03 Cobra. A pulley and tune would practically demolished almost everything with a stock looking and sounding car.
Now you can get a family Ford SUV that'll run similar times with similar mods vs the 03/04 Cobra LOL
Sheesh, I thought the Explorer tablet in the middle was bad, this one takes the cake easily. Why can't they copy Dodge's integration?
I love the Stealth, looks great overall. One thing that bugs me, why can't they add dual exhaust to the back? Would look much better with a similar setup as the...