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asnRider
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2003 carbon blue Toyota Celica GT
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2003 Toyota Celica GT

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Feb 24, 6:15pm - #408977 
HKS HI-POWER EXHAUST

any comment or suggestion to this exhaust?
sound? looks? gains?

thanks...

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WhiteCeli
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Feb 24, 6:23pm - #408978 
frien has it on his gt. It's pretty quiet like almost stock. I love it since it's so quiet

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EuRoBoYGT
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2000 Toyota Celica GT

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Feb 24, 8:48pm - #408979 
i have it and i love it sounds good especially when you remover the reneator.
i love the look of it to.

gains aren't bad but thier not the best either


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asnRider
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2003 carbon blue Toyota Celica GT
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2003 Toyota Celica GT

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Feb 24, 10:02pm - #408980 
how long have oyu had your exhaust?

how about the rust? the buzzing sound? gains?

i heard that this exhaust seems to lose power, than to gain,
..also that it rusts really fast and has a weird buzzing sound...

is that ture?

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shox
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2003 Toyota Celica GT

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Calgary, Alberta
Feb 24, 11:59pm - #408981 
Rust only occurs with the first generation Celica HKS exhaust that doesn't have the HKS engraved into the tip. The newer ones, the one I have, has no rust problems. A bit of surface rust but that's because of the weather here and that winter driving doesn't help. Nonetheless, great exhaust, but I kind of want a change to Apexi. Still great nonetheless, very quiet, unless you remove the resonator like I have.

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...#Post1953363709

Theres the link to a clip I have of my HKS without the resonator. With the resonator, expect the sound to be almost stock.

Gains aren't bad, not the best compared to TRD, TPR and obviously Kazuma. But it's up there with everything else like the Apexi and Greddy.

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speedducky
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Feb 25, 12:23am - #408982 
you might want to check out my post too I had a problem with mine


https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...#Post1953295900


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