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      08-17-2012, 03:16 AM   #45
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Here in germany every race track has maximum db soundlevel! Last year I saw an Audi RS6 MTM that wasn't allowed driving on the hockenheimring. Thats why have a valve system!
With opened valve I have about 128db, thats enough
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      08-17-2012, 04:18 AM   #46
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This is such a good thread but with minimal results. For a dollar to download the app and to get the reading at 5k rpm we could really create some good info
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      08-17-2012, 10:06 AM   #47
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I'm running an AA rear with Challenge x pipe. No db meter, but it's pretty loud. I've set off car alarms, my wife can hear me coming home from quite a ways off and I'm just cruising, not accelerating hard.

The cold start is very loud. I've got an ESS tune but decided to leave it in just because I like the sound. I doubt the neighbors appreciate it much.
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Quite loud. I like it.
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      08-17-2012, 11:56 AM   #49
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Just used spl meter on my meisterschaft gt with challenge sport xpipe and it read 105db at 7k rpm.
I think its louder with the AA X pipe, or at least seems so at times. Still loving it, though. You enjoying your akra?
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I think its louder with the AA X pipe, or at least seems so at times. Still loving it, though. You enjoying your akra?
has to be since you are catless.. I like the akra but I think I will eventually run the akra gt4 catless xpipe
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      08-17-2012, 01:27 PM   #52
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Enjoy!
post the hg video that one was scary good
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post the hg video that one was scary good
This one?

Here is a video of a cold start! Enjoy!

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      08-17-2012, 01:47 PM   #54
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that's the one!! beautiful car man hope the sale goes well
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Ok. Heres my beast. AA Catless X and Meisterschaft revving. Will try to get some take offs and drivebys later.

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Here is a video of a cold start! Enjoy!

soooo... you don't plan on selling that thing until you officially beat me in a sound-off do you?

Setve THomas BMW/MFEST meet next week? i'll bring the db meter

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