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Nov 9, 3:48am - #321648 
HKS Silent Hi Power Exhaust

heii guys i just installed the exhaust few day back sound great.. not really anoying sound .. just little growl... that why they put "silent" on the logo ..and when its idling its really silent ... this is for those who want silent performance heheheh

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Nov 9, 4:48am - #321649 
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Nov 9, 9:57am - #321650 
yes this is why i like my TRD, its not blaring a$$ loud like my invidia was.


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Nov 9, 10:10am - #321651 
i love that sound from HKS...its deeper than TRD and not too loud like fart cans


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Nov 9, 10:44am - #321652 
I have the HKS Hi Power Exhaust and love it. no farting noise, just a nice little deep tone

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Nov 9, 12:49pm - #321653 
any more pics?


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Nov 9, 12:52pm - #321654 
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Nov 9, 2:01pm - #321655 
If I were you, I'd take the exhaust to a shop and get the seam on the top of the muffler welded shut. It's only spot welded, and known to blow open due to rust (just like their Celica TRD exhaust). Sealing the seam will prevent water from entering.

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Nov 9, 6:13pm - #321656 
How much did that run you?

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Nov 9, 6:20pm - #321657 
does EVERY single HKS and TRD exhaust blow? what conditions make it fail like that?


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Nov 9, 6:53pm - #321658 
Originally Posted by Blue_Bomber
If I were you, I'd take the exhaust to a shop and get the seam on the top of the muffler welded shut. It's only spot welded, and known to blow open due to rust (just like their Celica TRD exhaust). Sealing the seam will prevent water from entering.


true, this has been a common complaint.

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Nov 9, 11:07pm - #321659 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
any more pics?

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Nov 9, 11:11pm - #321660 
Originally Posted by AzNRaCeR
does EVERY single HKS and TRD exhaust blow? what conditions make it fail like that?


Conditions such as exposure to salt water or snow.


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Nov 10, 12:12am - #321661 
where from, and how much?

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Nov 10, 1:56am - #321662 
I know of at least one person who has been through 2 TRD exhausts (made by HKS) because of this problem, and a lot of people who have had it happen to them once. It looks like it could just be bad build quality, because even people in CA have had it happen, and there's no salt on the roads there from snow.

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Nov 10, 4:30am - #321663 
Originally Posted by thE_laW
yes this is why i like my TRD, its not blaring a$$ loud like my invidia was.


Haha, Invidia is LOUD indeed... wel it is until you put on a turbo, than it sounds almost stock, but the droning is still there..

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Nov 10, 7:26am - #321664 
is there any signs that can tell you if they are going to blow open


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Nov 10, 9:49am - #321665 
very nice man! thumbsup


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Nov 10, 9:57am - #321666 
looks nice...

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Nov 10, 10:09am - #321667 
Originally Posted by Blue_Bomber
If I were you, I'd take the exhaust to a shop and get the seam on the top of the muffler welded shut. It's only spot welded, and known to blow open due to rust (just like their Celica TRD exhaust). Sealing the seam will prevent water from entering.


I'm guessing TPR has this problem fixed?


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Nov 10, 3:21pm - #321668 
Originally Posted by AzNRaCeR
is there any signs that can tell you if they are going to blow open

You'll probably see a cracked or broken weld, or excess rust around that area. Better off just getting it welded up before it happens, becuase after it blows, it might not be repairable.

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I'm guessing TPR has this problem fixed?

TPR won't have this problem, and no exhausts besides HKS or TRD have it, either. It's just a crappy muffler design from HKS that's prone to failing. TPR's mufflers aren't from HKS, so there will be no problems with it. wink

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Nov 10, 5:49pm - #321669 
thats good...if mines blow...ill get TPR


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Nov 14, 11:40pm - #321670 
sorry guy a bit late..cause my dad in the hospital...
so this is hte other pic ive taken yester day enjoy smile

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Nov 14, 11:41pm - #321671 
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Nov 14, 11:42pm - #321672 
the logo JASMA

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Nov 14, 11:43pm - #321673 
another side view..and you can see my new neons lights... they are cool light ill take picture of them later...

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Nov 14, 11:55pm - #321674 
cool shit man!! But im waiting for TPR to come out!! thumbsup

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