I don't post much anymore, but in June I bought a blown up 04 STI. Had TiC build a forged short block, assembled it myself and dropped it in with a new South Bend Clutch. Since it's been up and running, here are the little improvements I've made.

Painted the naked STI logo and the shift pattern:

Polished the headlights

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Changed the HVAC, lock ring and boost gauge bulbs to red LED's from the horrid and mismatched 80s green

Before:

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After:

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And installed Rally Armor Scoobies for Boobies mudflaps. Because racecar.