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Old Nov 24, 2016, 10:58 PM
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I can't really seem that happening with the evo 4 realistically, with the v and the vi i can see it happening for sure. Nice car, quite unique to see a clean evo 4 these days. Be warned about the rear ayc on the evo 4's and also they are semi prone to crank walk.
The rear diff and ayc pump on the IV are equally susceptible to failure as the V and VI. Literally the same units.
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Old Dec 4, 2016, 02:41 PM
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The rear diff and ayc pump on the IV are equally susceptible to failure as the V and VI. Literally the same units.
I know, seen /worked on enough of them the 7 onwards had the stronger casing
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Old Dec 16, 2016, 07:49 PM
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Old Dec 18, 2016, 01:44 PM
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Subscribed! Love the Evo 4-7's. They're all gems IMO.
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Old Dec 19, 2016, 11:24 AM
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Nice, but beware the typical Evo IV problems, as mentioned.

'murcans, the Evo 1 is legal for you IN LESS THAN A YEAR. My Evo 1 RS has an October, 1992 build date. It's basically a really light 2g DSM, but with more cool and more problems. Prices started going nuts on good ones in Japan awhile ago, they are getting harder to find. Food for thought.
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Old Dec 19, 2016, 11:50 AM
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Anticipating that the Evo 4 will be worth 20k in the USA?

Yea.......g'luck
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Old Dec 19, 2016, 12:05 PM
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We have the Evo 1 here. Its called a Galant VR4...
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Old Dec 19, 2016, 03:08 PM
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We have the Evo 1 here. Its called a Galant VR4...
Evo 1 RS curb weight - 2,579 lb
Galant VR4 curb weight - 3,269 lb

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Old Dec 19, 2016, 03:10 PM
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Beutiful Evo, congrants man!!!!!
Welcome to the evo IV owners!
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This is really important, so please read.

http://shortshift.co/rivsu-imports-h...emily-mccarty/
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Dam, that sucks! Good luck with the process.....
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Old Jun 13, 2018, 12:51 AM
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I came over this article on facebook yesterday by random, so sad to see companies operating like this.
I googled rivsu a bit after to get more on them, seems like it has been a hit or miss, but with too many horror stories in there.

Its a beautiful Evo, and im a bit jelous on your 4. I hope you get it resolved,
ill cross my fingers for you.
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Old Jun 13, 2018, 02:03 AM
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Man, reading that article turns out to tell a relevant cautionary tale.
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Old Jun 14, 2018, 07:28 PM
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Awesome buy! Smart investment! Subscribed.
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Old Jun 14, 2018, 07:48 PM
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Wow! The wait time is killer, but gotta respect your decision... what a gorgeous car.
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