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Old 02-16-2010, 09:18 PM   #29
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You need to come by my shop as soon as possible ......I have something for you for free.

Prefer you bring a truck, you will thank me.

Andy
Ok... I'll call you tomorrow and try to swing by. I'll have to borrow a truck from my dad but that's not an issue.
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Old 02-16-2010, 09:40 PM   #30
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how is the decel popping with this? i have just the muffler delete right now, but am thinking about doing this to mine. with the muffler delete there is alot of decel popping, but mainly at lowere speeds around town.
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Old 02-16-2010, 09:50 PM   #31
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how is the decel popping with this? i have just the muffler delete right now, but am thinking about doing this to mine. with the muffler delete there is alot of decel popping, but mainly at lowere speeds around town.
I hear the popping every once in a while. It's there but not very much.
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Old 02-16-2010, 10:05 PM   #32
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thanks, i think i will do this for no more than it cost. great cheap mod!
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Old 02-16-2010, 10:32 PM   #33
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Dude... you butchered your car.
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Old 02-16-2010, 11:40 PM   #34
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Dude... you butchered your car.
Couldn't take that quiet exhaust. About a month ago I pulled up to a light and I was one car back and one lane over from an SIM SS. I rolled down the window to hear what it sounded like and I swear I couldn't hear the car at all. I knew then the exaust would have to go right away.

Poor car barely had 30 miles on it when it got it's first upgrade.


BTW I need to swing by and get a gas caddy from you. I might give you a call Friday afternoon. I'm having the stripes put on at a shop over in your neck of the woods and thought about stopping by after I pick it up.
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Old 02-17-2010, 06:44 AM   #35
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Congrats on the exhaust upgrade I know you are so Happy
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Old 02-17-2010, 09:58 AM   #36
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im going this hands down, dose anyone no if thAT X-PIPE works as a muffler or dose it just look like one???????? anyone
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Old 02-17-2010, 10:05 AM   #37
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Excellent write-up, great pics. Definitely going to be my first mod. I can't stand how quiet this car is.
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Old 02-17-2010, 10:08 AM   #38
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im going this hands down, dose anyone no if thAT X-PIPE works as a muffler or dose it just look like one???????? anyone
It works like one. If you look at the pics in my first post where I tried to get the inside of the X-Pipe you can see all the perforated holes. That is all surrounded by packing. I promise is sounds like it has a muffler as well. I'm going to try to get some video posted by this weekend.
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Old 02-17-2010, 10:39 AM   #39
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Couldn't take that quiet exhaust. About a month ago I pulled up to a light and I was one car back and one lane over from an SIM SS. ....
Right, I understand the need (having the 3" magnaflow x-pipe system myself) but the removal / welding work looks like a hack job. Not sure picking your guy based on lowest cost was the right way to go.

Don't get me wrong... as long as you're happy with the end result that's all that matters, but I'd of expected you to get a tig welded setup vs. the street shop spot welding.

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BTW I need to swing by and get a gas caddy from you. I might give you a call Friday afternoon. I'm having the stripes put on at a shop over in your neck of the woods and thought about stopping by after I pick it up.
No problem. Gimme a shout, I'll likely be around my garage waxing the car. I may be in lewisville though, so call before heading over.
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Old 02-17-2010, 10:55 AM   #40
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dose that x-pipe have a resonater, because i no with this you cut out the stock one,
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Old 02-17-2010, 11:33 AM   #41
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Right, I understand the need (having the 3" magnaflow x-pipe system myself) but the removal / welding work looks like a hack job. Not sure picking your guy based on lowest cost was the right way to go.

Don't get me wrong... as long as you're happy with the end result that's all that matters, but I'd of expected you to get a tig welded setup vs. the street shop spot welding.
If theres no leaks, then whats the problem? Yea it might look like crap, but it got the job done. How many people can you honestly say have looked under your car to check out your exhaust tubing?
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Old 02-17-2010, 11:34 AM   #42
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looks sweet man, i'm seriously considering doing this set up as well. how much was the resonated x-pipe and could you point me in the right direction to getting it done??
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