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Aug 17, 10:12am - #251704 
Stock exhaust and body kit...

I sent my body kit to get painted today and i'm a little worried about my stock gt exhuast. is it going to leave marks on my newly painted bumper since the muffler tip isn't as far out as the bumper? I won't be able to buy the TRD exhaust for some time...what should i do?

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Aug 17, 10:15am - #251705 
get an exhaust tip till you can get a full exhaust...

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Aug 17, 10:37am - #251706 
go to a muffler shop they can extend the tip thumbsup

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Aug 17, 11:21am - #251707 
It'll be fine.


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Aug 17, 1:17pm - #251708 
what kind of bodykit? it should be fine though...

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Aug 17, 7:01pm - #251709 
Extended tips/exhausts with body kits are merely for looks.


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Aug 17, 7:12pm - #251710 
^ bull shit the exhaust burns the paint on the Bumper.

trust me i know that the hardway its a mUST TO HAVE

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Aug 17, 8:44pm - #251711 
thanks guys...how much for an extension? I have a kaminari kit. Or should i go with the TRD exhaust for like 530 shipped?


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Aug 18, 2:47am - #251712 
dont buy TRD for 530.. juss buy it used for like 300 or so


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Aug 18, 8:11pm - #251713 
So if i keep my stock exhaust on with the kit for about 2 months is it going to do anything to my bumber?


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Aug 19, 8:21am - #251714 
Bump


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Aug 19, 9:05am - #251715 
Nothing will happen to your bumper. The stock exhaust will just look bad with your kit.

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Aug 19, 9:31am - #251716 
if ur stock exhaust is hittin the bumper, then you have to worry, if its not then dont worry a bout it, think of this way, wen you have ur stock bumper you dont see no black shit on it, right thats becuase ur exhaust is not touching ur bumper, so if it dont touch it ur fine thumbsup

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Aug 19, 10:00am - #251717 
Originally Posted by nyckaminari
Nothing will happen to your bumper. The stock exhaust will just look bad with your kit.

not look bad, just can't see it...

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Aug 20, 7:46am - #251718 
If it's near your bumper, crawl underneath, pull it down a bit, and stick a small rock in the rubber mount. That will lower it a bit for now. Kinda ghetto, no REALLY ghetto. grin


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Aug 20, 7:47am - #251719 
Originally Posted by slidr
It'll be fine.

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Aug 20, 9:05am - #251720 
thanks guys. I talked to the body shop today the people that are paintin my kit and they said it will be fine as long as it doesn't touch the bumper and that i pay attention to it. So if it starts to stain just wipe it off now and then


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