1982 Subaru 1982 GL AWD Hatch

Started on Aug. 8 by largbrowneye

Ride Rating

36

Here are a list of parts I've put on so far:

16" Legacy 2.5GT Rims - Fender JDM Mirrors - Volkswagen VR6 stereo Antenna - H4 Headlights - WRX Breaks - Hella Horns - 1992 Legacy EJ22 Motor with Cone Filter - Diamond Coil Pack - A-Style Push Bar with Lots of lights - 2.5" Straight Back Exhaust with a Borla Muffler - 1993 Legacy Seats - Legacy AWD Transmission - Custom Drive Line - Yakima Rack - Pioneer Premier Stereo and Speakers - 1980 Toyota Celica 5sp Shift Knob - Shaved all Emblems and Trim off and filled in - Dark Window Tint - Custom Painted Satin Black - Hood Pins - Optima Battery Relocated to Rear of Hatch - Passing Light (in the grill) - Original to the car Subaru Rubber Floor Mats - I also put on a fresh set of Bumpers & an LSD. That's about all for now, but I've got plans to do a few more things in the near future.

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Aug 9, 2008 2:27 p.m.
problemaddict:
That's awesome! Does it have the rocket booster inside the hatch? <object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/WzBlm9tVp_U&hl=en&fs=1"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/WzBlm9tVp_U&hl=en&fs=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" width="425" height="344"></embed></object>
Aug 9, 2008 4:06 p.m.
largbrowneye:
No, just a battery (for now).
Aug 14, 2008 6:15 p.m.
mechdude:
Man that is awesome!!!! that is what I call imagination Great job
Aug 24, 2008 9:40 a.m.
fornetti14:
I drove '80's Subaru's through high school & college (BRAT's) and your's brings back lots of memories! What kind of mileage do you get with that swap? Very nice! You just don't see many of these anymore due to their lack of rust protection & non-existent factory engine HP.
Sep 10, 2008 7:33 a.m.
Curmudgeon:
I like! I particularly like the JDM yO fender mirrors.
Oct 24, 2008 8:47 a.m.
Erich:
I like the two-tone paint, gives it a better look than just satin black would. Nice job.
Oct 24, 2008 12:15 p.m.
EricM:
Thisis the single coolest car ever.
Oct 28, 2008 9:06 p.m.
Maroon92:
this will be inspiration for my imaginary 1993 Legacy build for years to come
Dec 6, 2008 midnight
stereoking15:
sweet ride rally x anyone? that is the coolest thing since the olds vista cruiser!
Feb 24, 2009 3:30 p.m.
largbrowneye:
Thanks for all the great feedback. I'm hoping to add power steering this summer and put in an AWD set-up next summer. I'll keep everyone updated.
Mar 15, 2009 1:49 p.m.
alex:
Instant cool for anything 4wd: roof basket. Noice.
Apr 14, 2011 9:20 a.m.
DukeOfUndersteer:
Absolutely EPIC!!!
Apr 14, 2011 3:03 p.m.
ArthurDent:
Fantastic - I love it.
Apr 30, 2011 7:17 p.m.
jddeadfuelpumps:
insirational-bet it's a ton of fun,AND cool-looking,AND practical!!!!!!!!

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