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Old 09-21-2012, 10:17 PM   #1
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npp exhaust fuse pull

Tomorrow I will be picking up my new 2013 Camaro SS. I was wondering if anyone has done the fuse removal to keep the exhaust valves open at all times? Can someone please explain to me which one or ones I need to pull out to make this happen?

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Old 12-13-2012, 09:31 PM   #2
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PLEASE RESPOND.

I am picking mine up tomorrow, I would like to know what fuse/fuses it is as well.
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Old 12-13-2012, 11:41 PM   #3
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Look on youtube or the V8 section. I saw it over there somewhere with a diagram.
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Old 12-14-2012, 01:39 PM   #4
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There's a fuse box in the trunk on the passenger side behind the carpet. The fuse you want is F8. Apparently, you have to remove the inner rear plastic, then the 2 push pins holding the carpet and it should be revealed (got this info from pwrmanpaul66).

I couldn't release the carpet after doing all of that so if you figure it out, please let me know!

By the way, the dual mode exhaust is brilliant!
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Old 12-14-2012, 01:49 PM   #5
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I know on a Corvette it's the bottom right fuse in the box,the fuse panels may be similar,just read on the fuse box cover which fuse controls the NPP exhaust.
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Old 01-22-2013, 11:32 AM   #6
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Pulled mine this past weekend. I noticed the engine spins easier during shifts, which I didn't expect. Must have something to do with reduced back pressure.

Anyway I love the sound and the engine feels happier. It does boom in 6th below 65 mph, so I may consider a switch.

YOOG, remove the back panel, then the spare time cover to allow access to the side carpet. I could not get the top push pin out (the lower one screws on/off), but the carpet slid over it without tearing.
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Old 07-09-2013, 08:44 PM   #7
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Couldn't agree more with wakespeak...shifts are much smoother (especially 1st to 2nd) and the car sounds incredible under 3k RPM. Took all of five minutes to find and remove. Can't get enough of the sound of God!
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Old 07-09-2013, 09:03 PM   #8
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Did mine on day two and never looked back. Car sound great and shifts very smooth.
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Old 07-10-2013, 02:11 AM   #9
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I have an Borla Axle back exhaust do i still have those then? If yes can someone post a pic of it?
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Old 07-10-2013, 03:58 PM   #10
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I have an Borla Axle back exhaust do i still have those then? If yes can someone post a pic of it?
It's only on the dual mode factory exhaust.
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