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GTS58
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GTS58 Mar 6, 1:45am - #411448 
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exhaust piping

i have a tsrm exhaust custom piping. wanted to know which will be better 2 1/2 or 2 1/4 piping
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silverbeast Mar 6, 1:46am - #411449 

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2 1/2
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SmutasticGT Mar 6, 5:10am - #411450 

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2.5, i have an apexi n1 muffler with a custome 2.5 mandral bent piping
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TRDOTC Mar 6, 10:41pm - #411451 

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how much does it cost to get an exhaust that is mandral bent and is 3"?
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GTS58 Mar 7, 4:12am - #411452 
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thanks guys i guess ill stay with this 2 1/2 piping
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Speed4TheNeed Mar 7, 12:15pm - #411453 

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2.35 is really what you want. almost all exhausts for the celica are made this way for best down-low and top-end power.

2.5 exhaust will bog you a little bit down low..but at higher rpm's you'll do better.

if your n/a, you really don't want to go higher than 2.5 at all.
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GTS58 Mar 8, 2:56am - #411454 
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i think down here at honolulu doesnt have that custom piping but ill try ask around
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shox Mar 8, 3:07am - #411455 

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Is it even worth it if your NA to do custom piping? And when you guys say custom piping, do you mean from the cat? From the resonator? Or pure straight pipe from the headers?
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Easy_C Mar 8, 11:30am - #411456 
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TPR uses 2.5 wink No bog AT ALL wink

TPR Intake! - Injens high end with AEM's low end and NO BOGGING!
TPR EXHAUST! - Exhaust made 10.5 whp peak and 32 whp at 6300 on my car!!!
http://www.tuningprecisionracing.com/shop
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Speed4TheNeed Mar 8, 11:59am - #411457 

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^^ lol on 1 car? tongue

'bog' probably wasnt the right word. 'opportunity loss' would be the economic equivalent spineyes
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GTS58 Mar 9, 4:36am - #411458 
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Originally Posted by shox
Is it even worth it if your NA to do custom piping? And when you guys say custom piping, do you mean from the cat? From the resonator? Or pure straight pipe from the headers?


custom piping from the cat is what i have
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simses07 Mar 22, 6:24am - #411459 
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hey i have an apex n1 too and i was wonderin wht exactly you ddi and if you could sendme a pic thanks!
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Easy_C Mar 22, 11:37am - #411460 
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Originally Posted by Speed4TheNeed
^^ lol on 1 car? tongue

'bog' probably wasnt the right word. 'opportunity loss' would be the economic equivalent spineyes


Reviews from about 7 customers report large low end gains wink

TPR Intake! - Injens high end with AEM's low end and NO BOGGING!
TPR EXHAUST! - Exhaust made 10.5 whp peak and 32 whp at 6300 on my car!!!
http://www.tuningprecisionracing.com/shop
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Speed4TheNeed Mar 22, 12:22pm - #411461 

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^^ i'm not gonna say i doubt it, but i am gonna say it's unproven. user bias makes you 'feel' a whole lotta things. put it on a dyno and show me thumbsup

2.5" exhaust is better than the stock exhaust for 'enthusiast driving' anyway. i'm not sayin your exhaust is bad or anything close to it, but i don't jump on anyones bandwagon without proof or a great reputation for putting out proven products previously).

good luck with everything though, chris thumbsup
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