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by Ru Ru McGoo
Tue Aug 27, 2013 7:56 pm
Forum: Anything Baja
Topic: Subaru Baja MPG thread
Replies: 137
Views: 75256

Re: Subaru Baja MPG thread

Just got back from a camping trip to Cape San Blas, FL. (which I highly recomend to anyone both young and old, especially this time of year) we averaged 25mpg highway, 21 city on 93 octane gas with the bed packed full of camping gear and coolers, 4 people inside. No mods at this time and no reset on...
by Ru Ru McGoo
Tue Aug 27, 2013 7:44 pm
Forum: Anything Baja
Topic: Highest miles on a Baja (so far!)?
Replies: 133
Views: 63627

Re: Highest miles on a Baja (so far!)?

Wow! Wished I could say the same as all of youas to the low mileage. I bought my 2003 Baja over a year ago from a guy who had to repo'd a house and inherited the baja with the house. It had blown head gaskets and a bad tranny. Iam a mechanic by trade and got 5w30 oil for blood, so I pulled it all ap...
by Ru Ru McGoo
Thu Aug 22, 2013 6:45 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Baja Tips and Tricks (STAY ON TOPIC!)
Replies: 13
Views: 18860

Re: Baja Tips and Tricks (STAY ON TOPIC!)

changing manual tranny fluid is very similar to changing front or rear differential fluid. most manuals have a drain plug and a fill plug located together on the same side. They will either be a plug that you stick a 3/8 drive rachet in as the tool to lossen or tighten (remember lefty loosey righty ...
by Ru Ru McGoo
Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:23 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: popping in left front
Replies: 2
Views: 1355

Re: popping in left front

109,000 miles on suspension. Didn't find anything in suspension really in bad shape during complete front/rear brake job. I had buy another tranny(used low mileage) shortly after we got the Ru do to the people we got it from ran it for quite a while with bad cv on right side causing catastrophic fro...
by Ru Ru McGoo
Mon Aug 19, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: popping in left front
Replies: 2
Views: 1355

popping in left front

Anyone ever had a popping noise in the left front of your baja when driving straight at low speed and hitting bumps? I have checked the suspension, cv axle, wheel bearings, lug nuts and brakes (just rebuilt those front and rear last wkend). Everything is tight that I can see or get my hands on. I'm ...