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Cool Your Charge! The 15’ WRX Front-Mount Intercooler Build, Part 1: Project Plans

Interested in picking up our 2015 WRX FMIC kit? Check out more details on our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Subaru WRX Front-Mount Intercooler Kit

15’ WRX testing
15’ WRX testing
Already outgrowing the efficiency of your 15’ WRX top-mount intercooler setup? Planning for some big power in the near future? Sounds like your Subie needs an efficient front-mount intercooler (FMIC)! Luckily, our team has been working to develop this product for months. Check out the process below! Intercooler Design Our team decided to start this product with … Continue Reading ››

Does the 2015 WRX Need an Upgraded Intercooler? Part 3: Mishimoto Prototype Installed

Interested in purchasing our 2015 WRX top-mount intercooler kit? Check out more details on our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Subaru WRX Performance Top-Mount Intercooler and Charge-Pipe System

Size Comparison Before installing our prototype cooler on one of our 2015 WRXs, we decided to take a few shots showing the huge size difference of our cooler compared to the stock unit.
Mishimoto prototype intercooler (left) and stock intercooler (right)
Mishimoto prototype intercooler (left) and stock intercooler (right)
Mishimoto prototype intercooler (front) and stock intercooler … <a href=Continue Reading ››

Does the 2015 WRX Need an Upgraded Intercooler? Part 2: The Mishimoto Prototype

Interested in purchasing our 2015 WRX top-mount intercooler kit? Check out more details on our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Subaru WRX Performance Top-Mount Intercooler and Charge-Pipe System

3D Modeling Now that the stock intercooler has been evaluated and modeled, we began designing our own cooler. Check out some of the initial models we put together for this prototype!
Stock (left) and Mishimoto prototype (right) intercooler model
Stock (left) and Mishimoto prototype (right) intercooler model
Stock (top) and Mishimoto prototype (bottom) intercooler model Continue Reading ››

Does the 2015 WRX Need an Upgraded Intercooler? Part 1: Intro and Initial Development

Interested in purchasing our 2015 WRX top-mount intercooler kit? Check out more details on our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Subaru WRX Performance Top-Mount Intercooler and Charge-Pipe System

Many of you checked out our recent thread about our progress on the 2015 WRX top-mount intercooler. We are finishing some testing to ensure that our product will provide the improvements our customers expect. Our prototypes look awesome, and so far they are proving to be quite efficient. So, we’ve decided to back-track a bit and highlight the process our team went through to create such an awesome product. We will also be … Continue Reading ››