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      12-24-2012, 03:58 PM   #23
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indeed from 90 - 93 db my bad bro. BTW the exhaust sounds great!
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      12-25-2012, 09:29 AM   #24
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indeed from 90 - 93 db my bad bro. BTW the exhaust sounds great!
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      02-02-2013, 05:18 PM   #25
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Anyone know how this sound compares to the M Performance Exhaust sound? Is it louder or similar?
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      02-03-2013, 03:23 PM   #26
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Anyone know how this sound compares to the M Performance Exhaust sound? Is it louder or similar?
Almost similar....the M Performance exhaust sound's more hollow typical for titanium & inconel !

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      02-20-2013, 11:43 AM   #27
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Two pipes in one hand, impressive.
That didn't sound good lol
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      02-20-2013, 03:12 PM   #28
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Two pipes in one hand, impressive.
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      02-20-2013, 06:09 PM   #29
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Thanks for the video. My turn to attempt!!!!
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      02-24-2013, 09:41 PM   #30
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thinking of trying this! Need to hear it in person first. Will the dealership harass for doing this mod? (under warranty for next 3 yrs)
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      03-20-2013, 12:44 PM   #31
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Got an extra OEM exhaust. I just need to tools to do the rest and the solid pipes. Plan to heat paint can flat black and reinstall. Finding the tools is always the issue if you want to do yourself.
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      05-11-2013, 03:42 PM   #32
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very nice write up on a cheap way to get some music to the ears!
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      05-13-2013, 10:56 AM   #33
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This is a very easy mod for cheap.. I have a stock exhaust for 150 in the Atlanta GA area.. PM for an offer if in the area.. Will not ship, pickup only.
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      06-14-2013, 03:44 PM   #34
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Anybody in Austin Texas that can do this mod?
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      06-14-2013, 05:05 PM   #35
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pretty sure any muffler shop can do this. just show them the video.
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      06-14-2013, 05:50 PM   #36
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pretty sure any muffler shop can do this. just show them the video.
This is a good idea,send this link of the video to the shop v v v
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=3sUx_j56_AM
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      06-14-2013, 06:20 PM   #37
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This is a good idea,send this link of the video to the shop v v v
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=3sUx_j56_AM
Since you DIY your mod. did you go ahead and change out the muffler tips? I'm trying to source some pipes to do my tips.
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      06-15-2013, 11:45 AM   #38
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Since you DIY your mod. did you go ahead and change out the muffler tips? I'm trying to source some pipes to do my tips.
I see my friend what you want.....
Personal i like my Oem. double walled exhaust tips
I did the Oem.exhaust by myself for about 15 USD (and one day of work)
But i think...this is what you want and i hope this will help you v v v
http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=822804

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      08-19-2013, 02:56 PM   #39
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I see you stated that you used a Mig welder for the box. Is box made from aluminum, austenitic stainless...? i can't seem to get a magnet to stick and would like to give the mod a shot, but want to make sure I am using the correct wire.
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      08-19-2013, 03:33 PM   #40
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I see you stated that you used a Mig welder for the box. Is box made from aluminum, austenitic stainless...? i can't seem to get a magnet to stick and would like to give the mod a shot, but want to make sure I am using the correct wire.
The muffler is stainless steel and double walled,the stainless full pipes inside the muffler have a diameter from 63.5 mm >>> 2.5 inch !
Watch the video again on page 1,than you will have no surprises when you start with the mod.
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      08-19-2013, 04:16 PM   #41
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Perfect! Thank you for the quick reply and Excellent write up! Can't wait to get started!
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      08-19-2013, 04:34 PM   #42
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instead of cutting through when doing mine - we lasered it with a light saber.....it took 3 seconds LOL.
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      11-20-2013, 08:08 PM   #43
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This may be really dumb idea... but any thoughts to using something to cover up all the perforated holes instead of hack it out and replacing. Something similar to warping with metal tape?
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      12-19-2013, 12:58 PM   #44
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Here you go..DIY video.... this is the same mod. that i have done !
I will just be honest, I think it sounds like ..no good.. (staying politically correct, but you can guess the word). Again everyone is entitled to expressing their opinion. I have yet to hear an after market exhaust that sounds decent. Most sound either bad, real bad, or horrible. The MPE and Gintanni full pipes are the only one mediocre but acceptable.
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