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Old 10-02-2012, 09:36 PM   #1
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mrt v2 exhaust

I haven't been around a whole lot here lately but I finally got to a point to where I can start playing with my car a bit more since i have finished up my Firebird.

Now I may be wrong here, but i can remember when the axle back version 2 was around $400-$450 bucks shipped new. what happened? i was nearly taken back for a moment at this new $550-630 price tag now. Is there anyone that is offering a better price like before?. i was just wondering, I was considering buying a set but not so sure now.
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Old 10-02-2012, 10:29 PM   #2
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It's not that long ago (last spring to be exact) when MRT 2.0s were $400 - 450 and sellers would in a throw in a discount or free shipping.

I took delivery on mine in February and friends were pricing the 2.0s in June and I couldn't believe the price increase.

You may want to check the usual online outlets or C5 members selling parts in http://www.camaro5.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=135

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Old 10-02-2012, 10:42 PM   #3
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A friend of mine got his for 500$ shipped....you can always check the member classified section too...luckily I got my V1's before the price increase
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Old 10-02-2012, 10:58 PM   #4
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mrt hit us with a price increase in the spring. Last price was $499.95 and now they are $549.95. Most places including us have free shipping on them.
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Old 10-03-2012, 09:09 AM   #5
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Yup. I got mine shortly after the price increase. But shop around. I was able to get a somewhat discounted price.
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Old 10-03-2012, 11:43 AM   #6
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Wow. Mine were $450 shipped. I can't believe they're so much higher! Now I wish I hadn't cut the tips off.
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Old 10-03-2012, 12:26 PM   #7
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Thanks for the speedy response everyone. Now I don't feel so confused. They did change the price. I guess if they can be gotten for around the 450-500 dollar range. I'll keep my eyes open. Any forwards that would be greatly appreciated. I have several other things on my shopping list still but I don't think afterburner lights belongs in this thread lol.
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:41 AM   #8
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There are used MRT V1s listed in here. I don't know if you're interested or if they're still for sale:

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=253303
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:05 AM   #9
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You guys are kidding me right. The sponsors get on here for 5 months pushing and pushing the mrt v2 and you don't know why the price went up. Lmao. They got yah. Ask about any exhaust in any thread and boom. There is one telling you the best is mrt v2. Most never have heard one in person so to answer all of you guys. Yeah it went up. All of you that bought them from all the youtube quality hype got sold on it. To back it up look how many get sold few months later. I have been in the market past few months and like you guys was shocked to see the huge increase,but like I said when I ask what to get all the sponsors say mrt v2. From personal experience they have never heard it. But sounds good on youtube. Lmao. Your kidding right. Just like one sponsor was pushing the borla. And a member on every thread was right there after them saying there's was the best. Now it's the mrt v2. Remember this is a sponsor sight. They sell yah and then the price goes up. Supply and demand. Should LEDs cost 100$ or more. Lol .
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:18 AM   #10
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Dude, the last post on this thread was over three months ago...about 10 days after you joined. Don't get so worked up over it. Loved my SLP LMII exhaust. If you like yours then no problem.
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:50 AM   #11
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So why can't I comment on stuff later. And who isn't calm I'm on a camaro forum lol. Calm as I could be. Just asking honest opinion. You just gave me yours. Thanks. You use a x pipe I have been reading about?
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:56 AM   #12
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So why can't I comment on stuff later. And who isn't calm I'm on a camaro forum lol. Calm as I could be. Just asking honest opinion. You just gave me yours. Thanks. You use a x pipe I have been reading about?
Sorry if I misunderstood, but the quote below didn't sound like you were asking for an opinion. Instead, it sounded like you were ripping on people for something that happened months ago.

No, I have the stock H-pipe on my car.

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You guys are kidding me right. The sponsors get on here for 5 months pushing and pushing the mrt v2 and you don't know why the price went up. Lmao. They got yah. Ask about any exhaust in any thread and boom. There is one telling you the best is mrt v2. Most never have heard one in person so to answer all of you guys. Yeah it went up. All of you that bought them from all the youtube quality hype got sold on it. To back it up look how many get sold few months later. I have been in the market past few months and like you guys was shocked to see the huge increase,but like I said when I ask what to get all the sponsors say mrt v2. From personal experience they have never heard it. But sounds good on youtube. Lmao. Your kidding right. Just like one sponsor was pushing the borla. And a member on every thread was right there after them saying there's was the best. Now it's the mrt v2. Remember this is a sponsor sight. They sell yah and then the price goes up. Supply and demand. Should LEDs cost 100$ or more. Lol .
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You guys are kidding me right. The sponsors get on here for 5 months pushing and pushing the mrt v2 and you don't know why the price went up. Lmao. They got yah. Ask about any exhaust in any thread and boom. There is one telling you the best is mrt v2. Most never have heard one in person so to answer all of you guys. Yeah it went up. All of you that bought them from all the youtube quality hype got sold on it. To back it up look how many get sold few months later. I have been in the market past few months and like you guys was shocked to see the huge increase,but like I said when I ask what to get all the sponsors say mrt v2. From personal experience they have never heard it. But sounds good on youtube. Lmao. Your kidding right. Just like one sponsor was pushing the borla. And a member on every thread was right there after them saying there's was the best. Now it's the mrt v2. Remember this is a sponsor sight. They sell yah and then the price goes up. Supply and demand. Should LEDs cost 100$ or more. Lol .
I don't mean any disrespect when I say this but seriously you ask for people's opinions on which exhaust sounds better. We gave your ours. The MRT V2 gets "pushed" by many sponsors because it is by far one of the most if not the most common system out there for the V6 Camaro. You have to remember that exhaust note is purely subjective. I love my MRTs but you might love the SLP Loud mouth 2. If that's what you want and like go for it no one is stopping you. But when you ask for a opinion don't get mad when people give you there's
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So I can't comment on how the sponsors have jacked the price up on. A product they been all over the forum pushing and adding there biased opinion in. Lol yeah I said it. But it was posted 5 months ago look at the price for the mrt v2. Lol. Do you still run the slp loud mouth 2. Honest sound. Ricey or raspy. Have a deep tone or growl. So hard to get honest opinions. That's all my point was. Just had a sponsor email me a price for something 3times the cost of what I found local. Why. Supply and demand. He usually hydro coats fire arms and other items. Said engine parts easy. So it's all where your at and who wants it. Thanks for responding. I do appreciate it. Just don't wanna spend money to have something that sounds horrible then my wife asking why I even got it lol
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