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      11-19-2012, 12:26 AM   #1
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Question Nor Cal (San Jose) aftermarket shops?

Looking for recommendation on a reputable shop to buy and install an exhaust system. Anyone?
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      11-19-2012, 12:27 AM   #2
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Sonic Motorsports - Mountain View
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      11-19-2012, 12:29 AM   #3
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Sweet. Thx.
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      11-19-2012, 01:00 AM   #4
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Sonic Motorsports - Mountain View
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Also check the following as well.

SVC in San Jose

Alekshop in Fremont

Performance Technic in Pleasanton
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      11-19-2012, 01:21 AM   #5
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SonicMS is great, ask for Darwin
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      11-19-2012, 01:46 PM   #7
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Edge Motor Works in Dublin. Best pricing & high Yelp ratings. They won't rape you. They specialize on BMWs and Minis. I have an appointment with them to redo my KW v3 set-up at a reasonable price. http://www.yelp.com/biz/edge-motorworks-dublin-3

I also heard Borelli Motorsport in San Jose is another reputable shop.
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      11-19-2012, 01:49 PM   #8
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Minute Muffler in Dublin - Reasonably priced and high yelp ratings: http://www.yelp.com/biz/minute-muffl...#query:muffler

I had my M3 exhaust ACM modified there for only $150 same day. Awesome work.
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      11-19-2012, 08:18 PM   #9
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Another vote for Sonic in Mountain View.
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      11-20-2012, 12:42 AM   #10
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I've seen too many suspension horror stories on cars that have been to Sonic. With that said, you can't really install an exhaust wrong.
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      11-20-2012, 02:48 AM   #12
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I've seen too many suspension horror stories on cars that have been to Sonic. With that said, you can't really install an exhaust wrong.
Scary!
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      11-21-2012, 12:14 AM   #13
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You will be surprised with exhaust jobs that we've seen
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      11-21-2012, 12:55 AM   #15
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Sonic is good, dealt with them before for mounting lip, diffuser, and balancing/mounting tires.
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You will be surprised with exhaust jobs that we've seen
What have you seen?
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      11-21-2012, 03:34 AM   #17
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Good looking out everyone. Will hit up one of these guys after the holidays.
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      11-21-2012, 04:31 AM   #18
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Check out SpeedElement in San Jose. Great group of guys and the only shop that really works on my car.
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      11-22-2012, 02:16 AM   #19
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What have you seen?
Miss aligned exhaust installation, not properly torqued clamps, exhaust leaks, exposed wires, cross-threaded O2 ... these are just a few that I can think of ...
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I've seen too many suspension horror stories on cars that have been to Sonic. With that said, you can't really install an exhaust wrong.
Scary!
Hahahhaha I should wear a SonicMS costume for Halloween next year lol
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Alekshop or SonicMS
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