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    Go Mifune's '97 L Wagon

    Track day car and you know, going to Costco

    With street shoes - BBS RKs

    June, 2017 at High Plains Raceway, Colorado - Kosei K5-Rs

    Current Mods:

    Corbeau FX1 Pro seats and brackets
    Product Innovations delrin shift knob
    Door card fabric matching seats
    Sparco Reflex pedal set
    Broadway 300mm convex rear view mirror
    STi floor mats
    Rear seat and seatbelt delete
    Center console delete
    Floor and firewall insulation removal
    Lightweight carpet
    Cargo area stuff delete
    Radio delete
    Scangauge II
    Lap timers: Garmin Virb Elite camera with GPS, i-Phone with Trackaddict app.
    2- SJ Cam SJ6 Legend cameras
    1- DBpower EX5000 camera
    1- Akaso EK7000 camera

    OEM rear spoiler
    Emblem delete
    Pinstripe delete
    Roof rack delete
    Home Depot mesh grill
    Rear wiper delete

    Feal 441 coilovers with Swift springs 7k/4k
    Whiteline KCA313 front roll center/bumpsteer correction kit
    Whiteline W51709A front control arm front bushing
    Whiteline ALK KCA319M motorsport
    22mm Whiteline adjustable rear sway bar
    Impreza upgraded SB mount
    21mm Subaru front sway bar #20401AE03A
    Energy suspension FSB bushings
    Whiteline endlinks- front KLC30 & rear KLC26
    Ebay rear strut tower bar
    Whiteline front strut tower bar
    Kartboy rear subframe lockdown bolts
    Whiteline KSR200 steering rack bushings
    Whiteline KTA108 adjustable rear control arms
    Turn in Concepts TIC 1001-02-0018 rear trailing arm bushing - Race
    Turn in Concepts TIC 1001-02-0012 front trailing arm bushing - Race
    Whiteline KSB751 rear differential support bushings

    2003 WRX shifter assembly
    Kartboy short shifter #KB-002
    Kartboy shifter bushings #KB-003
    Kartboy rear shifter bushing #KB-003 rear
    Subaru shifter knuckle #35047AC030
    Kartboy transmission bushings #KB-025
    Group N transmission mount - Subaru D1010FE020

    2004 Legacy GT front and rear brakes-Rears thanks to Nepbug
    GrimmSpeed master cylinder brace Part # 091016
    G2 orange caliper paint
    EBC Bluestuff pads DP51661NDX (front) and DP51293NDX (rear) replacing EBC Yellowstuff
    Stop Tech slotted rotors
    Goodridge G Stop brake lines #24212
    Redline RL-600 fluid
    New EBC Bluestuff front & rear pads - June 2021

    Wheels and tires:
    Street: BBS RK 17x7 (about 17.5 pounds) with Sumitomo HTR ZIII 215/45/17 (22 pounds)
    Track: Kosei K5-R 17x8 +48 (16.3 pounds) with Kumho V700 (50 TW) 215/40/17 (18.5 pounds) shaved R-comp tires

    Engine compartment:
    Inferno Fabrications EL headers
    1996 EJ22 intake
    Full synth oil- Rotella T6 5w-40
    Fumoto F-105 oil drain valve
    Cruise control delete
    Deka ETX-12 battery 9.8 lbs on bathroom scale
    A/C delete
    Torque Solutions solid pitch stop mount - part# TS-SU-011SB

    Back up lamp switch 32005AA053
    Borla ss cat back-Thanks to Nepbug
    Power steering delete- De-powered rack by CVJ Axle, Denver

    To be installed:

    Thought someone might find this useful. Weights checked on a (decent) bathroom scale so not exact but very close when the car was corner balanced a couple years ago.
    Original curb weight 3005

    Weight added

    17” wheels and tires +8 lbs From 185/70/14 on14x5.5 steel to 215/40/17 on 17x8 alloy
    2004 Legacy GT brakes +25 lbs
    F. & R. strut braces +7 lbs
    F. & R. sway bars +9 lbs Front: 19mm OEM to 21mm Rear: 15mm OEM to 22mm adjustable
    OEM rear spoiler +6 lbs
    Cameras +1.5 lbs
    Grimmspeed MCB +1 lb
    Whiteline lateral links +5 lbs
    Scooped hood +3.5 lbs.
    Total adds +66 lbs

    Weight deducted
    Spare tire -29 lbs (on track only)
    Jack -5 lbs (on track only)
    Jack tools -3.5 lbs (on track only)
    Racing seats -9 lbs Seats are 19 lbs. each but brackets are heavy.
    Radio & cup holder -5 lbs EJs make the best music!
    F. & R. Floor mats -6 lbs
    Carpet & cargo brackets -28.5 lbs
    R. seat, brackets & belts -57.5 lbs
    Center console -4.5 lbs
    Soundproofing -32 lbs
    R. seat heat vents -1.5 lbs
    R. brake backing plates -1. lbs
    OEM grill -.5 lbs
    Roof rack -10 lbs
    Rear mud flaps -1.5 lbs
    R. wiper -3.5 lbs
    Coilovers -38 lbs
    1996 intake -4 lbs
    Cruise control -3 lbs
    Low washer fluid -4 lbs Leaving more than enough for a track day.
    Borla catback ? My bad! -5 lbs forgot to weigh but at least 5 pounds
    Deka ETX12 battery -21 lbs
    Glovebox door and bracket -4.5 lbs (track only)
    Power steering delete -7.5 lbs
    Alternator cover -.5 lbs
    Headers -1 lb
    Front brake shield delete -1 lb
    A/C delete -24 lbs
    Kumho R-comp tires -9 lbs shaved 50 TW tires (track only)
    Pass. seat delete -27 lbs weight of seat and brackets (track only)
    Pass. seatbelts -3 lbs (track only)
    Rear trim delete -23 lbs (track only) all lower cargo plastic panels and trim plus rear door panels and trim incl. rear speakers
    Tailgate plastic panel -3 lbs
    Front bumper beam delete -10 (track only)
    Total deducted - 386.5 lbs

    Overall weight reduction -304.5 lbs from stock

    January 2021 - car should weigh about 2684.5 with full tank and all reductions above.
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    Last edited by Go Mifune; 08-04-2021 at 08:07 PM. Reason: update
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    1997 Legacy L wagon 5 speed Member's Ride I thread

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