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Cost of installing an exhaust system? #35100 Aug 11, 3:17pm Aug 11, 3:17pm
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Cost of installing an exhaust system?
How much does it cost to install an TSRM exhaust system???? Thanx


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35101 Aug 11, 3:21pm Aug 11, 3:21pm
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install it yourself, all you need to do is jack it up and tighten 4 bolts.

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35102 Aug 11, 4:09pm Aug 11, 4:09pm
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install any kind of exhuast by yourself?
what about TRD or Greddy EVo?

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35103 Aug 11, 4:13pm Aug 11, 4:13pm
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TRD and Greddy are bolt ons.

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35104 Aug 11, 4:25pm Aug 11, 4:25pm
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$75 in 45 minutes


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: Chiller] #35105 Aug 11, 4:27pm Aug 11, 4:27pm
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Don't pay $75 dollars for an exhaust installation. DO IT YOURSELF, IT'S ONLY 4 BOLTS!

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: Steven] #35106 Aug 11, 4:30pm Aug 11, 4:30pm
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Originally Posted by Steven
Don't pay $75 dollars for an exhaust installation. DO IT YOURSELF, IT'S ONLY 4 BOLTS!


AGREED!!!! Oh, and the rubber hangers...those can be a biatch to take off. But overall, you are looking at 45 minutes of work if you absolutely have no idea what you are doing.

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35107 Aug 11, 4:31pm Aug 11, 4:31pm
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I got it at like 6, almost dark, and didn't want to spend the time getting under the car because we didn't have a jack, and they took us right in..didn't bother me


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35108 Aug 11, 4:34pm Aug 11, 4:34pm
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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35109 Aug 11, 4:36pm Aug 11, 4:36pm
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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35110 Aug 11, 4:38pm Aug 11, 4:38pm
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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35111 Aug 11, 6:46pm Aug 11, 6:46pm
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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35112 Aug 11, 10:09pm Aug 11, 10:09pm
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Just get it installed professionally. tongue

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: MptGlw69] #35113 Aug 11, 10:24pm Aug 11, 10:24pm
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Originally Posted by MptGlw69
Just get it installed professionally. tongue


Why pay that much when you can do it yourself in less than in hour. also you can pull the hangers out of the rubber stoppers so easily by just greasing up the rubber taking a pair of needle nose pliers and simply pulling the hangar out. Trust me,its easy. No need to pay for something that is so simple to do yourself. Now if your scared to get a lil dirty or have a fear of being under cars then by all means pay to have it done, but if you wanna feel a lil' bit of pride by doing something yourself then its a very easy install.


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: MptGlw69] #35114 Aug 12, 1:06am Aug 12, 1:06am
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professionally? rofl I have more education than the bean counter that does this line of work. No offense to you bean counters. haha I'm more professional than any other wrench turner.

Originally Posted by MptGlw69
Just get it installed professionally. tongue

Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35115 Aug 12, 2:34am Aug 12, 2:34am
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Tools and equipment needed:

1. 14mm socket wrench
2. Dishwashing fluid
3. A friend to help you (optional)
4. Car ramps or jack stands (DO NOT USE FACTORY CAR JACKS TO SUPPORT THE CAR WHILE YOU'RE UNDER THE CAR!!!)

The stock Celica muffler is held (connected to the car) in 4 places. 3 are from rubber hanging posts and 1 from a connection to the rest of the exhast system.

Step 1
***Warning***
You will need to use a ramp or jack stands to raise the back of the Celica. Please don't use the factory tire jacks to suport the car. They are weak and the car may fall on top of you.

Step 2
Unbolt the muffler where the muffler connects to the rest of the exhast system by using a 14mm wrench. You will have to remove 2 bolts. The area can be seen just in front of the rear passenger side wheel.

Step 3
While you are under the car, squirt or rub a small amount of dish washing fluid on the 3 rubber hanging posts. You need to do this to be able to slide the hanging posts out of the rubber holes. This is where your friend can help you pull and take the muffler off. Make sure your car is properly raised. While taking the muffler off, the car will shake a bit and may cause personal injury if it falls on you.

Step 4
To install the new muffler, just reverse the procedure. Don't forget to use dish washing soap to help you get the posts back into the holes.


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35116 Aug 12, 2:36am Aug 12, 2:36am
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BTW... i like to count beans in my free time - I think I will join a professional bean counting club soon and may even compete for the big money one of these days spineyes


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35117 Aug 12, 10:58pm Aug 12, 10:58pm
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but, i always want to keep my hands clean... i can understand both sides


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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: Celicatastrophe] #35118 Aug 12, 11:22pm Aug 12, 11:22pm
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I installed mine and I was pretty much useless when it comes to car mods. Though I did install an Injen CAI.

The rubber holders are a bitch to get off but some WD 40 and some elbow grease did the trick. Then installing the rest was easy.

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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: Satoshi] #35119 Aug 12, 11:39pm Aug 12, 11:39pm
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get yourself a nice set of mechanic gloves.

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Re: Cost of installing an exhaust system? [Re: kevin2] #35120 Aug 13, 3:50am Aug 13, 3:50am
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