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      07-09-2012, 05:37 AM   #1
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Is a full exhaust too loud?

I have fabspeed highflow cats and xpipe, stock muffler. There is a guy selling AC schnitzer catback, and I was thinking of getting it, but... I don't want the car to be much louder! The biggest thing with the fabspeed is that it is very very raspy, makes the car sound like a muscle car. Just not a the biggest fan of the sound, and would love to change it to a deeper note, without being much louder.

Would addition of this catback ruin my daily drivability?

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      07-09-2012, 05:58 AM   #2
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Well I personally don't associate rasp with a muscle car sound, but rather a deeper sound with a lot of bass. I doubt the ac exhaust is too extreme, I'd go for it!
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here are two vids I made A WHILE back (prior to SC).



in this vid it is the "raspiness"(or whatever is called, is clearly heard when I drive behind the camera... I don't really like that, and would like to get rid of it.






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AC exhaust won't be too much. It will sound real nice, but again this is sunjective. My car is waaaayyyyyyyyy too loud with just mufflers (gintani)
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Most people will tell you that the rasp sound is likely from pairing an x-pipe with the stock muffler. An exhaust is definitely going to make the sound louder, but will likely be tolerable depending on which one you pair the x-pipe with.
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man i can't wait to get a new exhaust on mine...
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