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Exhaust system #360841 Dec 29, 11:43am Dec 29, 11:43am
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Exhaust system
I read from magazines that the stock exhaust system on the GTS is pretty highflow already, so any aftermarket system usually doesn't give you much performance increase, just more noise. So I was just wondering, do you gain much from doing a full catback, or is a rear section replacement sufficient?

Re: Exhaust system [Re: GTS_Rosh] #360842 Dec 29, 11:49am Dec 29, 11:49am
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i think a lot of ppl get the most gain out of the TRD exhaust..10hp i think but tpr is havin made stuff that suppose to surpass it.

Re: Exhaust system [Re: celiwhite] #360843 Dec 29, 11:51am Dec 29, 11:51am
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I haven't heard anyone's car with the TRD exhaust yet, but its suppose to be quite streetable and fairly quiet/moderate in sound/noise right?

Re: Exhaust system [Re: GTS_Rosh] #360844 Dec 29, 12:03pm Dec 29, 12:03pm
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The GTS Exhaust system was designed well, but there are actually better. Which magazines did you see that in?

Celiwhite pretty much wrote a good one, I agree to wait for TPR. I don't think their product will be much better than TRD though, so if you want it done now go with TRD.


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Re: Exhaust system [Re: LmtZero] #360845 Dec 29, 12:32pm Dec 29, 12:32pm
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i believe the TPR one, when combined with the TPR CAI, makes somewhere in the neighborhood of 33whp at lift


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Re: Exhaust system [Re: combatc87] #360846 Dec 29, 12:48pm Dec 29, 12:48pm
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i just took off my muffler and resonatoer and had a pipe fabricated in its place and put a performance muffler on it and people say it sounds really good and i felt an ok ammount of gain and i'm happy with it until i get a 3 inch one made for the turbo i am planning on


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Re: Exhaust system [Re: celicadragon] #360847 Dec 29, 2:06pm Dec 29, 2:06pm
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33whp @ lift?! Sounds too good to be true...wish it is so! smile

According to these test results from Turbo Magazine, I can only see at most a 5-6HP gains at the wheels from an exhaust, I think the TRD one had the strongest numbers. Combine that with an expected 8HP to the wheels from a CAI, I can only see a 13-15hp @ the wheels gain max. So I dunno how 33 is possible?

http://www.turbomagazine.com/tech/0209tur_exhaust/

Re: Exhaust system [Re: GTS_Rosh] #360848 Dec 29, 5:34pm Dec 29, 5:34pm
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well like the TRD the tpr only gets that high of a gain at one rpm one lil spike on the dyno

high numbers mean nothing its the area under the line thats important


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