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Old 08-09-2012, 10:22 PM   #1
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Best Exhaust system for 2012 Camaro 2LT

I recently got my 2012 Camaro 2LT. It has a V6 engine, and I would like for it to have a loud growl when the engine is reved up. Which exaust system would be the best for my car? Is magnaflow a good system? And if so, can you give me a link on which one is the best for my car. Thanks.
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Old 08-09-2012, 10:41 PM   #2
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When I get back from vacation I'm getting my MRT 2 installed, I'll tell you how I like it then!
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Old 08-09-2012, 10:46 PM   #3
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Old 08-09-2012, 10:57 PM   #4
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I have the MRT v2 and I love love love it. But, I don't know if you're aware or not but the rev limiter kicks in if you're in park or neutral it will limit the sound. I installed my CAI and thought I had f'd something up. Just food for thought.
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Old 08-09-2012, 11:01 PM   #5
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Old 08-09-2012, 11:17 PM   #6
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Mrt 1. It's the louder version and is what I have.


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Old 08-10-2012, 02:57 AM   #7
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mrt 2 is what i have, and i absolutely love it
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Old 08-10-2012, 12:49 PM   #9
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I just had a very nice custom system done by Hanksville Hot Rods in Littleton Colorado.
He used the Magnaflow X muffler in place of the resinators and then 2 1/2 thick wall Stainless Steel pipes all the way out the back with some very cool Stainless tips.

The sound is very cool,, have had several comments on how nice it sounds.
It is not to loud and as for interior noise it isnt that bad at all.. 2k is where it is the worst and I can still have an easy conversation in the car.
But when I get on it .. . it growls with the best of them.
Have not had a dyno yet but I can feel a seat of the pants performance increase.. not huge but a nice little gain.
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Old 08-10-2012, 11:17 PM   #10
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Old 08-11-2012, 12:10 AM   #11
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Dynomax VT. Slightly louder idle, driving, very nice growl/howl with throttle open. No drone like ricers.
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Old 08-11-2012, 01:19 AM   #12
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Old 08-11-2012, 07:22 AM   #13
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Old 08-11-2012, 09:12 AM   #14
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Wow. MRT V2 looks like the hands down favorite and I love the videos I see on that setup. I cut the mufflers off recently and my wife and I went out to eat last night. She hates it .

She literally told me I needed to order a new exhaust.

My question is where did you guys order and how much did it cost total? If you could PM me that would be great
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:27 AM   #15
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Wow. MRT V2 looks like the hands down favorite and I love the videos I see on that setup. I cut the mufflers off recently and my wife and I went out to eat last night. She hates it .

She literally told me I needed to order a new exhaust.

My question is where did you guys order and how much did it cost total? If you could PM me that would be great
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:36 AM   #16
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:54 AM   #17
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Sounds of exhaust systems is so subjective, what sounds good to you may sound crappy to someone else. I would never buy one without hearing it in person myself. Even videos can be misleading since equipment used to record and the sound system you listen on varies so much in quality.
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Old 08-11-2012, 11:12 AM   #18
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I just got the mrt v1!
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Old 08-11-2012, 11:25 AM   #19
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I just got the mrt v1!
From what I can gather the V1 is just a straight pipe set-up that keeps the stock resonators. Did I miss something?

If it's anything like my muffler delete expect it to be ear drum-shattering LOUD!

I want something a little toned down so the V2 seems like it would be perfect.
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Old 08-11-2012, 11:31 AM   #20
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From what I can gather the V1 is just a straight pipe set-up that keeps the stock resonators. Did I miss something?

If it's anything like my muffler delete expect it to be ear drum-shattering LOUD!

I want something a little toned down so the V2 seems like it would be perfect.
It all depends on your taste. At wot the v1 and v2 sound the same. At idle though the v1 is louder. I wanted to be able to notice my exhaust at idle.
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It all depends on your taste. At wot the v1 and v2 sound the same. At idle though the v1 is louder. I wanted to be able to notice my exhaust at idle.
Yeah mine does sound pretty mean for a V6 at idle. Actually if it wasn't for the highway drone I'd keep it like it is.

I drive a 50 mile roundtrip to work and do lots of driving on the interstate. I've had the car since Feb. 24 at 5 miles and now I just rolled 14,000 a few days ago. I wish I had a sound level meter to test it out.

From my understanding the v2 produces the same WOT sound with less drone and a more docile idle.
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Old 08-11-2012, 01:37 PM   #22
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Yeah mine does sound pretty mean for a V6 at idle. Actually if it wasn't for the highway drone I'd keep it like it is.

I drive a 50 mile roundtrip to work and do lots of driving on the interstate. I've had the car since Feb. 24 at 5 miles and now I just rolled 14,000 a few days ago. I wish I had a sound level meter to test it out.

From my understanding the v2 produces the same WOT sound with less drone and a more docile idle.
Exactly, and the v2 sounds perfect for those conditions! But yea definitely order from juiced motorsports. They'll give you a deal.
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Old 08-11-2012, 01:42 PM   #23
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What size pipe is the MRTv2 using on the inlet? I dont seem to see it posted on their website.

Anybody running an x-pipe? Was looking at the BBk X-pipe and would like to hear it with the v2. Or the Borla system...i like them both!

Last question, has anybody done dyno comparison for the different exhaust systems offered yet for the v6 for any year 2010-12????
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Old 08-11-2012, 01:55 PM   #24
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Sounds of exhaust systems is so subjective, what sounds good to you may sound crappy to someone else. I would never buy one without hearing it in person myself. Even videos can be misleading since equipment used to record and the sound system you listen on varies so much in quality.
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Sounds of exhaust systems is so subjective, what sounds good to you may sound crappy to someone else. I would never buy one without hearing it in person myself. Even videos can be misleading since equipment used to record and the sound system you listen on varies so much in quality.
Yeah, with this being the key point.
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