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      04-17-2013, 08:51 PM   #23
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Works for me. So Best Buy parking lot, across 217 from Washington Squire at 8:45. Hang out, listen to exhausts, then cruise over to C&C.



Called PSI, it is definitely something they can do, but their fab dept is swamped. Likely 5-6 weeks out. I think Iím going to have Rhom Innovations do the work. I've heard good things about them.
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Ok. Best Buy 8:45.

I'm not surprised they're backed up. The main fabricator (can't remember his name) produces welds that a work of art. Cleanest work I've ever seen.

They're an authorized installer for UGR's Gallardo TT kits. So they definitely know their stuff. Walking through their shop is car porn, assuming you ignore the drift cars. Haha
See you guys there! Maybe the next gathering can be at PSI, I've been looking for an excuse to visit them
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      04-18-2013, 07:58 AM   #24
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8:45 sounds good to me...
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      04-18-2013, 09:45 AM   #25
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8:45 it is
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      04-18-2013, 12:05 PM   #26
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Maybe the next gathering can be at PSI, I've been looking for an excuse to visit them
I'd be down to meet up at PSI some time. They always seem to have some interesting cars in their shop.
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      04-20-2013, 09:19 AM   #27
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I'm not going to make it. Kids are sick and need to stay home. I hope to meet you guys some other time. Take some pics of your cars at the C&C.
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I'm not going to make it. Kids are sick and need to stay home. I hope to meet you guys some other time. Take some pics of your cars at the C&C.
Sorry to hear that! Looking forward to a future date. See the rest of you all in an hour.
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It was nice meeting you guys. It was a cool little gathering of cars. Of course the Lambo had to park next to me and make me look bad. Haha
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It was nice meeting you guys. It was a cool little gathering of cars. Of course the Lambo had to park next to me and make me look bad. Haha
lol...did you take any pictures?
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lol...did you take any pictures?
I forgot to grab my camera. All I have is a couple really crappy cell phone pictures I sent to my fiance to make her jealous.
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      04-22-2013, 03:25 AM   #32
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I forgot to grab my camera. All I have is a couple really crappy cell phone pictures I sent to my fiance to make her jealous.
It was great meeting you, and hearing that awesome exhaust mod. Thanks for coming out!

Also great meeting kyleblix, I hope to one day see your Viper.
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      04-22-2013, 05:36 PM   #33
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Good meeting you guys. We'll have to do it again!
I also forgot to take any pictures. Next time for sure.
Puki your car sounds amazing! My is in the shop right now getting the OEM mod done, can't wait to get it back.
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Good meeting you guys. We'll have to do it again!
I also forgot to take any pictures. Next time for sure.
Puki your car sounds amazing! My is in the shop right now getting the OEM mod done, can't wait to get it back.
You'll love it. Its a little more docile from inside the car. But its the best bang for the buck mod to make it sound better. I'll definitely add an x-pipe at some point because I still want it to be a bit louder.
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      04-22-2013, 10:14 PM   #35
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Also great meeting kyleblix, I hope to one day see your Viper.
Here is a quick/crappy shot of it in the garage. I'll bring it to cars and coffee one of these days.

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That's a nice viper. I've always liked that color on them.
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      04-23-2013, 05:58 PM   #37
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Thanks. I'd love to see a pic of your supra. Or even better, see it in person one day.
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Thanks. I'd love to see a pic of your supra. Or even better, see it in person one day.
I'm planning to bring it out of storage this summer. It sat all last summer because I was so busy. I'm making it a point to get it out and stretch its legs this year. We'll definitely have to hit up cars & coffee again with the "other" cars. Haha
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Quick update, I've been driving around with the modified exhaust for about a week now and I LOVE IT! Sound is not obnoxious and does not drone, just a bit louder/more aggressive sounding. I would highly recommend it to anyone on the fence.
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Quick update, I've been driving around with the modified exhaust for about a week now and I LOVE IT! Sound is not obnoxious and does not drone, just a bit louder/more aggressive sounding. I would highly recommend it to anyone on the fence.
How satisfied with the work performed are you?
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Quick update, I've been driving around with the modified exhaust for about a week now and I LOVE IT! Sound is not obnoxious and does not drone, just a bit louder/more aggressive sounding. I would highly recommend it to anyone on the fence.
How satisfied with the work performed are you?
For you people that did the mod, how much did it cost exactly ?
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Quick update, I've been driving around with the modified exhaust for about a week now and I LOVE IT! Sound is not obnoxious and does not drone, just a bit louder/more aggressive sounding. I would highly recommend it to anyone on the fence.
What was the total cost and which method did you use? How many shop hours did it take?
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How satisfied with the work performed are you?
Very satisfied. As far as I can tell Rhom did an excellent job. They delivered the car on time and were very professional.

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For you people that did the mod, how much did it cost exactly ?
I called multiple shops to see who would be willing to do the work and obtain estimates. It was surprisingly difficult to find a place (other than a generic exhaust shop) to do the work. I got quotes from $350 to over $500. So there is a range depending on where you go. Rhom was on the lower end of that spectrum and their work product is outstanding.
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Bummer you guys didn't get any video or pics.
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