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Mar 28, 2:53am - #137455 
Trial Bazooka Muffler (GTS)

has anybody heard anything good about it?
and is the us spec, street legal?
because i notice the resonater on the us spec, but not on jp spec
and how does it sound? silencer?

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Mar 28, 3:02am - #137456 
us spec...

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Mar 28, 3:02am - #137457 
japan spec...

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Mar 28, 9:42am - #137458 
should be legal, and should be decently loud cause the piping is straiter than most axlebacks

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Mar 28, 10:45am - #137459 
Those aren't "US spec" and "JDM spec.." The first one is the one that you would use for N/A cars. THe second is for Forced Induction. I contacted trial and they said...prety much nothin. All he could say was that it was "96db while the engine is racing." What does this mean? I don't know. What I do know is...I DON"T SPEAK FREAKY DEAKY JAPANESE!!!! He obviously doesn't speak english either...

On a side note. I am buying the N/A version one reallly soon here. I will let yah all know the gains. thumbsup

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Mar 28, 11:36am - #137460 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Those aren't "US spec" and "JDM spec.." The first one is the one that you would use for N/A cars. THe second is for Forced Induction. I contacted trial and they said...prety much nothin. All he could say was that it was "96db while the engine is racing." What does this mean? I don't know. What I do know is...I DON"T SPEAK FREAKY DEAKY JAPANESE!!!! He obviously doesn't speak english either...

On a side note. I am buying the N/A version one reallly soon here. I will let yah all know the gains. thumbsup


96 db at 'racing' usually means what an exhaust sounds like at 6k rpms. not sound legal.

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Mar 28, 12:02pm - #137461 
looks nice...must cost a leg or an arm for those tho. eek


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Mar 28, 1:46pm - #137462 
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Those aren't "US spec" and "JDM spec.." The first one is the one that you would use for N/A cars. THe second is for Forced Induction.


...actually, the first pic shown is the new v.III of this exhaust, ready for the U.S. -- the second pic was the v.I was too loud for street use in Japan or USA, so they attempted v.II with a slightly different canister, which was still too loud.

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Above are the pics of the v.II prototype on my car. Neither v.I or v.II are available to the public. This exhaust is very loud, but fitment was excellent and Performance has exceeded my previous TSRM and Espelir JGT500. I'm not sure how the v.III will perform because TRIAL expected a slight loss in power compared to the v.I or v.II prototypes, but if there is one I doubt it would be noticeable.

Pics of the Turbo application have yet to be released, and I'd like to see if they will use the v.III design, but with larger piping and a bigger muffler inlet/outlet.


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Mar 28, 3:57pm - #137463 
oh man, it looks so nice.


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Mar 28, 10:40pm - #137464 
The canister looks like my TUM canister thumbsup

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Mar 29, 11:45am - #137465 
Wut's the difference between ver. 2 and 3?? They look exactly the same. The one I got looks like the one in the first pic and i think it was the ver. 2.

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Mar 29, 5:03pm - #137466 
Originally Posted by petethao42
Wut's the difference between ver. 2 and 3?? They look exactly the same. The one I got looks like the one in the first pic and i think it was the ver. 2.


Ver.2 used the same piping as ver.1 (w/out the pre-resonator) but changed to the muffler that is also used in ver.3 (basically, v2 is v1 with v3 muffler) -- there were only three ver.2 prototypes made for testing before work was started on ver.3, two of which are on TRIAL/Blitz SC'd prototype cars here in the states, and the other on mine.




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Mar 29, 6:43pm - #137467 
that looks tight as hell

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Mar 29, 7:04pm - #137468 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Those aren't "US spec" and "JDM spec.." The first one is the one that you would use for N/A cars. THe second is for Forced Induction. I contacted trial and they said...prety much nothin. All he could say was that it was "96db while the engine is racing." What does this mean? I don't know. What I do know is...I DON"T SPEAK FREAKY DEAKY JAPANESE!!!! He obviously doesn't speak english either...

On a side note. I am buying the N/A version one reallly soon here. I will let yah all know the gains. thumbsup


96 db at 'racing' usually means what an exhaust sounds like at 6k rpms. not sound legal.


actually for california you need to be under 95 dba @ 3000rpms.

lift is significantly louder, than at 3K rpms.

95 db is pretty loud, 100db is a police siren


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Mar 29, 8:45pm - #137469 
so the vIII is illegal in california right?
if it is, does it come with silencer?

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Mar 29, 8:48pm - #137470 
That's off the hook! The louder the better.


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