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Old 02-24-2005, 07:09 AM
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The STi kit is definitely shorter. There is also one called a "kartboy" (kartboy.com) and Cobb tuning has one too.

The STi kit has a factory warranty, as it's a dealer-installed option. I've driven a STi-equipped car (first one I ever test drove), and my car does not have it. If you can drive one, do so.

I think the STi kit is shorter, a tad notchier and more positive. I liked it, but not enough to spring for it.

YMMV.

I'd also agree that the powerband and the MT are very well suited to one another. In everyday driving, I rarely find myself far off the boost, and the midrange of this car is excellent. And I should know that because I've been a good boy during break-in and kept to the 4k, 1000-mile limit... for the most part. So the midrange is all I've seen yet.
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