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Old 01-15-2012, 11:56 PM   #1
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What Exhaust, headers, and so on....

So I'm in the market for some badass sounding exhaust, headers, and x-pipe. Camaro's are not my area of expertise, I've always been a mustang owner. I want my SS loud and mean. Any pointers?
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Old 01-16-2012, 12:13 AM   #2
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Look around on the forum. I'm fairly certain there is a sticky for exhaust clips
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Look around on the forum. I'm fairly certain there is a sticky for exhaust clips
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=21289

Lots here. Find something you like, then find someone on the area to listen to it in person.

There's also tons of threads about installation, brands, cost, tuning, volume (inside the car and outside). Just spend a little time here and you should find something you like.
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Old 01-16-2012, 09:19 AM   #4
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So I'm in the market for some badass sounding exhaust, headers, and x-pipe. Camaro's are not my area of expertise, I've always been a mustang owner. I want my SS loud and mean. Any pointers?
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If you're looking for the loudest then you need to look into adding Long Tube headers and doing either a muffler delete or get a Borla ATAK system.
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Old 01-16-2012, 09:56 AM   #6
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From what I understand you want a good set of headers but dont want to pay an insane amount of money on them because they are almost all the same. This will get you the most performance and sound. I have heard stock exhaust systems that sound great with headers. I would recommend getting a tune with them though. Ted at Jannetty can take good care of you. www.jreperformanceparts.com . Should you ever choose to do exhaust then it is all about what you like. I liek a deep tone that sounds more refined and some like the Borla Atak which sounds like the end of the world!

Check out Dynatech, Kooks, Texas-Speed, and ARH. These are some of the names I have seen most on here.
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The JBA full system sounds great if you like it loud.
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Anyone cut the resonators off?
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Yes, many people have. I'm sure it's in the exhaust clip thread.
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Gotcha. Idk if it'll be loud enough for my taste. I'll ck out some threads. Wanting something that sounds similar to my old mustang.

Btw that wasn't me driving ha.
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:12 PM   #12
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mbs headers
no cats
x pipe
muffler delete
that freakin thing is loud!!!!
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Looking into the res delete myself. There are some video clips on line, but I would like to hear it in person.
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:26 PM   #14
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Looking into the res delete myself. There are some video clips on line, but I would like to hear it in person.
Me too. I'm not sure if it's the video quality or what but most of the clips I've heard are rather raspy.
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:35 PM   #16
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the resonators keep the tone from getting too raspy, i recommend keeping one, either factory or an aftermarket resonated x pipe. the muffler delete kits are good. a nice mean DD volume. with headers it is a bit much and with a cam it is deafening. My ears were ringing from the dyno runs on mine. You need to decide how much drone you can live with before you buy anything
and i like the pink, nice touch lol
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Haha cheaaa buddy. I'm thinking a set of longtube headers, x pipe and mufflers will be just fine. From what i've heard in all the vid's, I don't think I'll be happy with just a resonator delete. Oh and thanks.... everything needs a little pink ha.
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