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Old 03-23-2010, 10:04 AM   #1
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Any input on Chevy offered Bolt On Exhausts

Does anyone have any thoughts about the performance exhaust upgrade and track pack exhaust offered by chevy? I'm looking for a more throaty sound not the blak - blak of a tuner car. Any help would be apprecieated. I do see alot on in the forums about exhaust but no one seems to mention these options. Are they just not worth it?
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Old 03-23-2010, 10:14 AM   #2
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I do see alot on in the forums about exhaust but no one seems to mention these options. Are they just not worth it?
The reason they aren't mentioned is because they are made by either Corsa or Borla (no one knows for sure which but it is agreed that it's one of these) but the GM exhaust costs almost double what you would pay if you bought a Corsa or Borla exhaust. Why spend $1,000 buying an axle back when you can get same thing for $600?
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Old 03-23-2010, 10:24 AM   #3
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I have the GMPP offered cat back exhaust. The reason I paid the extra money is that I plan on keeping this car pretty much stock (at least for now) and I didn't want any warranty issues if there were any problems. I had the dealer install it and I am very pleased. I also didn't want a car that you had to wear ear plugs to ride in (I have a Harley for that). The GMPP exhaust adds a nice deeper sound than the stock V8 setup and I can still stand to ride in the car for hours. I am happy with it.
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Old 03-23-2010, 10:26 AM   #4
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The dealer qouted me $697 installed for the perfomance version and $800 for the track pack. Are you thinking the track pack would be too loud? Like I said I am just looking for a more throaty sound. Thanks Again
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Old 03-23-2010, 11:04 AM   #5
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The dealer qouted me $697 installed for the perfomance version and $800 for the track pack. Are you thinking the track pack would be too loud? Like I said I am just looking for a more throaty sound. Thanks Again
I am not sure about the track pack. I can try to take some video of mine if you would like.
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Old 03-23-2010, 11:14 AM   #6
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Only if its not too much trouble

Only if its not too much trouble - video would be great. I'm definetly worried about the track pack, plus its not street legal and I will need to make some modifications as mine has ground effects. Thanks
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Old 03-23-2010, 12:13 PM   #7
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sounds good not to loud but real good tone
i have a set of the gmpp axle back that we took off of one of my customers cars that had about 5k miles on it when we removed i know he is wanting to get rid of it if your interested let me know and i will get you a price
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Old 03-23-2010, 04:23 PM   #8
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sounds good not to loud but real good tone
i have a set of the gmpp axle back that we took off of one of my customers cars that had about 5k miles on it when we removed i know he is wanting to get rid of it if your interested let me know and i will get you a price
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Old 03-23-2010, 06:41 PM   #9
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send me a pm too i am also interested.
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Old 03-24-2010, 12:25 PM   #11
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Old 03-24-2010, 04:47 PM   #12
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Old 03-25-2010, 01:14 PM   #13
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Ordered GMPP - Will try to do a before and after video

Today I ordered the GMPP exhaust. I will try and do a before and after video to help people like me who wanted to hear the difference before they bought the upgrade. Thanks fo all your help.
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Old 03-25-2010, 01:34 PM   #14
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I can't see any way an axleback exhaust would cause warranty issues?
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Old 03-25-2010, 01:50 PM   #15
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GMPP exhaust should have came on the 2SS's.
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Old 03-25-2010, 02:37 PM   #16
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Only if its not too much trouble - video would be great. I'm definetly worried about the track pack, plus its not street legal and I will need to make some modifications as mine has ground effects. Thanks
Looks like you already pulled the trigger, but here is a short video. I could only get it at started, a couple revs and pulling out of the garage (didn't have anyone to help film). Not the best audio, but might give someone an idea of what it's like.

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Old 03-30-2010, 10:16 AM   #17
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Do you mean I might already hace GMPP Exhaust?

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GMPP exhaust should have came on the 2SS's.

Did you mean that I might already have the GMPP exhaust? Or did you mean they should have had that standard so we all didn't have to go out and purchase it?

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Old 03-30-2010, 10:22 AM   #18
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Thanks - Sounds good!

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Looks like you already pulled the trigger, but here is a short video. I could only get it at started, a couple revs and pulling out of the garage (didn't have anyone to help film). Not the best audio, but might give someone an idea of what it's like.


Thanks - Sounds good!
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Old 03-30-2010, 01:41 PM   #19
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Did you mean that I might already have the GMPP exhaust? Or did you mean they should have had that standard so we all didn't have to go out and purchase it?

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He means, should have come standard. I agree. Those ugly ass suitcase mufflers suck!
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Old 03-30-2010, 01:54 PM   #20
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Thanks. I PM'd him and he got back to me. Here's hoping the performance exhaust sounds better.
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Old 03-30-2010, 01:56 PM   #21
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The GMPP kits are made by Borla.
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Old 03-30-2010, 02:17 PM   #22
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The GMPP kits are made by Borla.
And how would you know.
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Old 03-30-2010, 05:04 PM   #23
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The chrome tips say "BORLA" LOL!!!! At least the ones at my dealership do. He also just flat out told me they were Borla touring systems. I imagine there could be one from each manufacturer depending on your dealerships location? Who knows.


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Thanks for the video, sounds great, which version of the GMPP exhaust did you install?
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Thanks for the video, sounds great, which version of the GMPP exhaust did you install?
I have the street legal version - GMPP part number 92206992 I believe.
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