Mirror Finish Polishing ~ 1-816-529-6089 ~ sales@mirrorfinishpolishing.com ~ mirrorfinishpolishing.com For the best rate on home, auto, life or business/commercial insurance call me at 888-959-0955, cell 636-734-1310 or bricehazelwood@weiss-ins.com. Never Done Garage - donewhenimdead.com Peerless Automotive Reconditioning - 1155 W. Dennis Ave, Olathe Ks, 66061 - 913-893-1201 Mark H. Epstein ~ The Epstein Law Firm, LLC ~ 913-396-5123 Wilkes Automotive ~ wilkesautomotive.com ~ 246 Marion St, Olathe, KS 66061 ~ 913-254-7171 Skandalous Inc ~ www.skandalousinc.com DIY Auto Repair Inc ~ www.diyautorepairkc.com ~ 11509 Strangline Rd, Olathe KS 66062 ~ 913-226-3806 Your advertisement here! The Law Offices of Jeremiah Johnson, LLC ~ 104 E. Poplar, Olathe, KS 66061 ~ (913)764-5010 ~ www.kcatty.com - www.johnsoncountydui.com ~ jeremiah@kcatty.com Santa Fe Body, Inc ~ 8717 Lenexa Drive, Overland Park, KS 66214 ~ (913) 894-6090 House of Boost LLC Nude? HouseofHID.com - The #1 source for HID The Print Shop KC 816.200.6694 or Ryan@RMD-Photography.com the art of tyleR ~ http://tyleR.bigcartel.com ~ TYLERcoey.com ~ MUTTtoy.com ~ MUTTtoy@gmail.com W-K Chevrolet Buick Pontiac Cadillac GMC ~ 3310 W. Broadway, Sedalia, MO 65301 ~ 800-382-5088 ~ Cell 660-553-8928 ~ dustin@wkchevy.com ~ www.wkchevy.com

Go Back   KCSR - THE Kansas City Forum > Automotive Forums > Video & Photography

Reply
Thread Tools
Unread 2018-06-30, 01:27 AM   #1
MountainDew
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Mile High City
Posts: 18,752
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 282
Thanks (Received): 173
Likes (Given): 387
Likes (Received): 812
Dislikes (Given): 344
Dislikes (Received): 90
Default High Mileage Evo VIII Build

Bought this Evo about 8-9 months ago. It had 172k miles when I picked it up which spooked me a bit. The seller was also the widow of the original owner, so she really knew nothing about the car or any maintenance history or anything. Do I buy this one-owner, completely stock, never modified but high mileage Evo for a decent price ($11k) or hold out for one that has been tastefully modded with lower miles?

I just rolled over 181k miles and the car has been fantastic and a blast. Like I said, 100% stock when I picked it up. I kept it stock for about 6 months/6k miles. This allowed me to really get a feel for the car and get comfortable with it while stockpiling parts and figuring out the route I wanted to go.

I've installed the following so far:
Megan Downpipe
Megan Test Pipe
Tsudo Catback
XS Power o2 dump
Blox drop-in filter
Prosport Boost Gauge
AEM Wideband
Evo Scan

Awaiting Install:
Walbro 255lph Fuel Pump
FIC 1120cc Injectors
Muse LICP
Grimspeed 3port EBCS

Going to get tuned within the next month. Probably go with a dual tune for E85 and 91. Or may just do E85 only but this is my daily and if I ever take it out of the city I may want to flash a 91 map. I'll be discussing with my tuner. Unfortunately flex fuel isn't an option.

This has probably been my favorite car I've had to date. I'm so glad I got away from the junky Subarus. I loved my bugeye WRX before it got stolen but everything else I had Subaru wise was shit. Trying to keep it pretty modest for now, no more than 400whp. If she holds up for the next year or so, I'll look into cams, bigger turbo, new FMIC, etc.

Something went wrong. Please make sure you added the video correctly.

Video URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8a-nKV1dxRQ



Front lip was missing in this picture. I need to get new pictures... and tint!
__________________
2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII
Post Thanks / Like - 0 Thanks, 1 Likes, 0 Dislikes
Likes mild83 liked this post
MountainDew is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 2018-06-30, 06:58 AM   #2
jwdb1fish
 
jwdb1fish's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Sharpening my harpoon.
Posts: 12,507
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 33
Thanks (Received): 472
Likes (Given): 52
Likes (Received): 4042
Dislikes (Given): 7
Dislikes (Received): 124
Default

Nice.

Looks like fun!
jwdb1fish is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 2018-06-30, 05:39 PM   #3
mild83
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: cabrini green
Posts: 14,684
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 941
Thanks (Received): 340
Likes (Given): 6528
Likes (Received): 2786
Dislikes (Given): 133
Dislikes (Received): 138
Default

They look less river.

Nice pickup

Post up some nudes, you always got the good stuff from chicks you’re banging.
mild83 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 2018-07-02, 11:23 PM   #4
maynardDRIVESfast
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Wichita
Posts: 3,430
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 40
Thanks (Received): 46
Likes (Given): 69
Likes (Received): 270
Dislikes (Given): 4
Dislikes (Received): 4
Default

Just needs some cams and a fp turbo. Fuck I miss mine.
__________________
Fun car? What's that?
maynardDRIVESfast is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 2018-07-05, 01:25 PM   #5
Billy Mild
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Pevely, MO
Posts: 6,154
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 120
Thanks (Received): 74
Likes (Given): 2605
Likes (Received): 593
Dislikes (Given): 85
Dislikes (Received): 33
Default

Are these reliable?
__________________
1991 Corvette ZR-1 #1599 of 2,044 airlid mod
2016 RAM 1500-Roll coal
1986 Yamaha RZ350-blown up
1971 Yamaha AT1c-In the middle of restoration
Billy Mild is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 2018-07-05, 10:24 PM   #6
Justin 05 STi
 
Justin 05 STi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: foiling your fun
Posts: 4,776
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 4
Thanks (Received): 100
Likes (Given): 4
Likes (Received): 417
Dislikes (Given): 0
Dislikes (Received): 11
Default

Well done picking that up.


How many of your junky Subarus were one owner and bone stock? That makes a hell of a difference!
__________________
Quote:
Ancient Astronaut Theorists say YES!
Justin 05 STi is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:08 PM.


Design By: Miner Skinz.com
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.13.37
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright (c) 1993-2012, KCSR.org