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Apex or TRD? #71251 Dec 20, 3:17pm Dec 20, 3:17pm
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Apex or TRD?
Well...I'm in a dilemma. I've been offered an Apex'i N1 Turbo for $220...and a TRD standard for $275. What you guys think? I've heard that the TRD standard is completely do-it-yourself bolting on, and requires no welding or taking your car into an auto shop. So...could save money, unless I'm wrong. Which one would you prefer? I'm looking for sound, gains, and ease of install. Thanks.

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71252 Dec 20, 3:29pm Dec 20, 3:29pm
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check out the post on exhaust reviews most ppl wrote there opnions on the exhaust they have or had
most popular 2 are TRD and TSRM thumbsup
clcick here for the review page

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71253 Dec 20, 3:36pm Dec 20, 3:36pm

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for the money TRD is the best. Easy to install, street legal, and the sound is nice, not too loud not too low, just a nice purr...plus no droning on the highways! thumbsup oh and yeah you should check out the exhaust reviews...TRD is the fav among the ecelica ppl

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71254 Dec 20, 7:23pm Dec 20, 7:23pm
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Based on sound I like the N1. But for performance the TRD would be better. thumbsup

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71255 Dec 20, 9:21pm Dec 20, 9:21pm
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is he talking about the celica specific apexi n1 exhaust or a custom apexi n1 exhaust?

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71256 Dec 20, 10:53pm Dec 20, 10:53pm
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If you are meaning a universal Apex N1 then definately go with the TRD, but if you mean Apex N1 cat-back exhaust, definately get the Apex. very easy to install, always the only pain part is removing original exaust.
I love my apex, sounds better in my opinion and stands out much more. Very well made too.(nice weld seams and finish)

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: Steven] #71257 Dec 20, 11:45pm Dec 20, 11:45pm
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Originally Posted by Steven
is he talking about the celica specific apexi n1 exhaust or a custom apexi n1 exhaust?


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Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71258 Dec 20, 11:48pm Dec 20, 11:48pm
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I think I'mma go with TRD anyways. I want some gain dammit tongue

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71259 Dec 21, 1:17pm Dec 21, 1:17pm
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It depends on what your budget is...

if you can afford a nice pretty TRD exhaust, go for it!

if you can't, buy a non-turbo apexi n1 universal muffler and go down to your local muffler shop and get it installed! It will perform! Trust me! Just get the straightest possible piping!

Heck, you live by me, we'll go together and i'll tell the guy what to make ya.

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71260 Dec 21, 3:41pm Dec 21, 3:41pm
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lol Steven.

Nah, it's cool. I'm prolly getting it done next Saturday. Thanks for the offer though. I still might need your installing assistance on my Injen Intake though grin

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71261 Dec 21, 3:49pm Dec 21, 3:49pm
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if you straight pipe the TRD would that be better? and how thick is the pipeing


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Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71262 Dec 21, 3:50pm Dec 21, 3:50pm
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go with the TRD exhaust


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Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: celicaTRDgts] #71263 Dec 21, 4:55pm Dec 21, 4:55pm

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Not to steal the thread but has anyone tried the Dynaflow exhaust? I saw it for the first time the other day. Now im between getting a TRD and dynaflow.

Re: Apex or TRD? [Re: DJ_NorthStar] #71264 Dec 21, 6:55pm Dec 21, 6:55pm
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no problem just let me know if you need help

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lol Steven.

Nah, it's cool. I'm prolly getting it done next Saturday. Thanks for the offer though. I still might need your installing assistance on my Injen Intake though grin

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