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Old 11-21-2013, 09:18 PM   #1
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ZL1 Exhaust issues!!!

i have 2013 ZL1,which is the most awesome car i ever owned,the other day i notice some brillo pad looking stuff,or steel wool coming out one of the exhaust pipes,long strongs of it!!! anyone knows what this is??? any help would be appreciated!!! thanks
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Old 11-21-2013, 09:40 PM   #2
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Hope this helps bro.Where at in Louisiana ?
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Old 11-21-2013, 09:45 PM   #3
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i have 2013 ZL1,which is the most awesome car i ever owned,the other day i notice some brillo pad looking stuff,or steel wool coming out one of the exhaust pipes,long strongs of it!!! anyone knows what this is??? any help would be appreciated!!! thanks
Check out the pics & info on this Vette forum about NPP exhaust " The center compartment is filled with the [COLOR=blue !important][COLOR=blue !important]fiberglass[/COLOR][/COLOR] that is initially in a bag, but apparently the bag disintegrates over time" ...probably that's what you're seeing.

http://forums.corvetteforum.com/c6-t...p-muffler.html
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Old 11-21-2013, 10:12 PM   #4
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yea,gonzales!!! why?
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Old 11-21-2013, 10:18 PM   #5
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yea,gonzales!!! why?
I'm in Breaux Bridge
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Old 11-22-2013, 06:29 AM   #6
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Mine had a few strings of steel wool the other day. I pulled them out and have not seen any more. Some guys here freaked out, rushed to the dealer to yell about it, and had their exhaust replaced. I saw very little and haven't seen any more.
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Old 11-22-2013, 07:44 AM   #7
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Mine had a few strings of steel wool the other day. I pulled them out and have not seen any more. Some guys here freaked out, rushed to the dealer to yell about it, and had their exhaust replaced. I saw very little and haven't seen any more.
some of us had more than a few strands, thats why. mine looked like father time had moved into my exhaust system and had his beard dragging on the road.
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Old 11-22-2013, 09:53 AM   #8
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My comment sounded negative...sorry about that. I must say that if it was "father time" then I would have been more worried.
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Old 11-22-2013, 10:11 AM   #9
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Anyone have pics of this????
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Old 11-22-2013, 10:21 PM   #10
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Seriously this seems to happen to all of them. I just pulled mine out and it didn't recur. Some have had their exhaust replaced just to have it happen again. Personally I'm glad mine has blown out already and don't have to worry about it anymore.
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Old 11-22-2013, 10:28 PM   #11
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Thanks guys for the info!!!!!
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Old 11-25-2013, 04:22 PM   #12
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I had the same problem when i went to off road pipe and headers, now im running green cats and no fibers are coming out again
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Old 11-25-2013, 09:36 PM   #13
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Mine looked exactly like Z06 Bryan's above from the same pipe.
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