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would it be worth it? #341409 Dec 2, 11:06am Dec 2, 11:06am
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would it be worth it?
Right now i have a custom axle-back exhaust with 2.5" piping. I was wondering if it would be worth the money to take it to a shop and get 2.5" mendrel bent piping to make it a cat back exhaust. So...would it be worth it? would i see any gain at all?

Re: would it be worth it? [Re: BadSeed] #341410 Dec 2, 11:29am Dec 2, 11:29am
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my buddy's got an STi and he had that done... he seems to like it and think its worth it thumbsup


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Re: would it be worth it? [Re: CaLiGTS] #341411 Dec 2, 11:35am Dec 2, 11:35am
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^for a turbo charged motor, yeah, it makes a lot of difference. for our N/A motor, you're not going to see a whole lot of difference...

Re: would it be worth it? [Re: ragingpaseo] #341412 Dec 2, 11:44am Dec 2, 11:44am
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yeah... i was just about to add that. Damn you paseo damn you striaght to hades! angry


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Re: would it be worth it? [Re: CaLiGTS] #341413 Dec 2, 12:55pm Dec 2, 12:55pm
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yes the juice is worth the squeeze


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Re: would it be worth it? [Re: celicadragon] #341414 Dec 2, 8:52pm Dec 2, 8:52pm
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I heard that on our celis it only improves the sound. Not much gains on the catback...
I was about to do it but a lot of people said it wasn't worth it for the performance


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Re: would it be worth it? [Re: skym] #341415 Dec 2, 8:56pm Dec 2, 8:56pm
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not worth it IMO. I went the free route and removed the stock muffler. have yet to see a cheaper exhaust perform better lol. it's basically the same as having a Kazuma exhaust only more quiet at idle lol

you wont see gains that will justify the cost. and thats IF you get any gains which I doubt you will.


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Re: would it be worth it? [Re: Lucky_317] #341416 Dec 2, 8:57pm Dec 2, 8:57pm
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you wont see gains that will justify the cost. and thats IF you get any gains which I doubt you will. [/quote]

Exactly

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