Tech Tips! - Evo 8/9

As we are getting closer to having our entire catalog swapped to our awesome, new layout, we will be adding more tech tips, weights, torque specs and how-to's for the 2003-2006 Evolution VIII-IX models!



Fluids & Capacities:

2003-2006 Evo 8/9 Notes:

Factory Engine Oil SAE 10w30 Synthetic
Engine Oil Capacity 5 Quarts
Cooling System Capacity 1.65 Gallons
Rear Diff 0.7 Quarts
Transfer Case 0.7 Quarts
Manual Transmission (5-Speed) 3 Quarts

Wheel & Tire Reference:

Factory OEM Specs:

Bolt Pattern: Centerbore: Size & Offset: Tires: Lug:
5x114.3 67mm 17" x 8" +35 235/45 R17 M12 x 1.5

Stock Dyno and 1/4 Mile Testing:

2005 Evo VIII SSL:

HP: 232 @ 19 PSI TQ: 239 @ 19 PSI 1/4 Mile: 12.9 @ 107

Stock Weights:

Part Weight in Pounds
Vehicle Weight (RS) ~3220
Vehicle Weight (BASE) ~3265
Vehicle Weight (MR) ~3285
Vehicle Weight (SSL) ~3350
Wheel Weight (Enkei VIII) 20.5
Wheel Weight (Enkei IX) 20.1
Wheel Weight (BBS) 17.7
Rotor (Front) 21.6
Rotor (Rear) 14.45
Caliper (Front) 10.5
Caliper (Rear) 3.5
Lug Nuts (All 20) 2.75
Front Wheel Bearing (Without Studs) 6.9
Rear Wheel Bearing (Without Studs) 6.7
Front Wheel Spindle 10.8
Driveshaft with Carriers 38
Rear Differential Brackets 8
Front Cross Member 9.4
Rear Mustache Bar 15.9
Rear Transmission Bracket 2
Transmission Mount 3.7
Cam Gear Motor Mount 4.3
Front Strut Bar 8
Bumper Beam (Front) 13
Bumper Beam (Rear) 17
Hood 20.2
Trunk (Without Spoiler) 22.5
Spoiler 7
Glass (Windshield) 24
Glass (Rear) 13.5
Glass (Rear Door) 6
Glass (Front Door) ???
Wiper Motor & Arms (Front) 7.7
Wiper Motor & Arm (Rear) 3
Wiper Fluid Tank 8.3
E-Brake Assembly 9.8
Spare Tire, Jack & Tool 37
Trunk Carpet & Lining 4
Battery 37
Speaker 2
Radio 3
Steering Wheel (Without Airbag) 4.6
Airbag (Driver) 5
Airbag (Passenger) 7.3
Seat Weight (Front Cloth) 37
Seat Weight (Rear Cloth Upper) 14.2
Seat Weight (Rear Cloth Lower) 9.4
Seat Belts, Mounts & Bolts (Front) 10
Seat Belts, Mounts & Bolts (Rear) 10
Floor Mats 5
Sound Deadening (Firewall Mat) 14.3
Sound Deadening (Black Tar) ~11
Full Exhaust 32
Cat-Back Exhaust 16.5
Axle-Back Exhaust 19
Catalytic Converter 10.5
Downpipe 10.5
Exhaust Manifold 12
Intercooler 10.8
Intake Manifold 7
Radiator 9.7
Radiator Fan 8.1
Coolant Overflow With Hose .65
A/C Compressor & Condenser 29.6
A/C Fan 6.4
A/C Bracket 4
A/C Compressor 14.1
A/C Condenser & Lines 9.8
EVAP Canister 9