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Old 06-13-2013, 01:29 AM   #1
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Installed Solo Catback on L99 today

Picked up a used (well half used, the front section was still in its box sealed) Mach XL Catback last night for $360 bucks (couldn't pass it up)

Installed it today, took about 30 min on my friend's lift. Way easier than I thought it would be. The stock system is HEAVY (took it off as complete unit)

Zero drone as I had expected, but its way quieter than the YouTube videos out there at idle. It sounds nice at WOT, but not loud....just enough to let know its not the stock idle.

As for the AFM, it pops/farts when it switches to 4cyl for a split second, and then you can't hear it anymore. It does a excellent job of masking the 4cyl engine tone.

Chevy should have used a system like this stock...sounds good, not loud, but a nice rumble
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Old 06-13-2013, 04:43 PM   #2
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Love my Mach XL -- If you add LT headers, it will sound different again. I couldn't believe my ears when i swapped the stock manifolds and CATS to kooks - it really wakes it up...enjoy
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