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      08-14-2009, 11:09 AM   #1
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Exhaust Cutouts Installed - Video Teaser

I finally had the time to get my cutouts installed a couple days ago and couldn't be more pleased with the results. For ~$800 installed, I couldn't have a better exhaust note. Not to mention the fact that with the push of a button I can return to 100% stock. It's loud, but not obnoxious, and sounds great above 3k.

Quick shot of the turn downs while the car was still up on the lift

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      08-14-2009, 12:37 PM   #2
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Nice. Good to hear everything fit. Can you do a shot from directly behind when the car's on the ground? You need to get us better vid/sound.
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      08-14-2009, 03:37 PM   #3
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+1, the video wasn't great because of the wind. They look awesome by the way.
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      08-14-2009, 07:13 PM   #4
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Sounds great! Who supplied this for you?
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      08-14-2009, 07:16 PM   #5
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What tha hell is that?
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      08-15-2009, 12:52 AM   #6
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Wow nice job but need better video clips to much wind.
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do you have any problems with exhaust rattle or leaking at start up...i used to have one of these electronic valves but i must have gotten a bad one cus at start up it would leak a little and sounds raspy...it didnt say on my car for more than 2 days. If yours is doing well can you let me know where you got yours and how much. thanks.
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Any loss in power/torque?
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      12-02-2009, 10:42 PM   #10
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video removed by user?:-(
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      12-03-2009, 11:29 AM   #11
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Yeah, it was shitty quality and full of wind noise. I'll try and get another one up where you can actually hear it.
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Where did you get these? Looks like a nice way to make the car sound awsome, when you want it to!

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Cool. Video doesn't work though - get us some better vids. It must sound a lot like mine. But do you have any drone with your valves pre-Helmholtz chamber like that??

The valves are the same as mine, race ready. I had some binding problems with mine (woudln't open fully) and they needed replacement - let us know if yours are ok down the road.

Tell us more about your install - where did you power the valves, do you use the wireless module or a switch?
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Where are you SS32???
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I've decided that this is more of a "safety" mod. With the cutouts open, I have yet to run across a deer in our deer infested neighborhood here in Austin.
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Whatever happened to that video?
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      01-25-2010, 02:15 PM   #17
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      02-11-2010, 11:21 AM   #18
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I removed the video because I shot it with my iphone and the quality was horrible; you couldn't really hear much. I'll try and get out and get some better video this weekend.
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JML - What are these Redneck Cutouts? Is that just a term you coined for the set up? Are you also using the Race Ready, or is this another brand of cutouts?

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I finally had the time to get my cutouts installed a couple days ago and couldn't be more pleased with the results. For ~$800 installed, I couldn't have a better exhaust note. Not to mention the fact that with the push of a button I can return to 100% stock exhaust. It's loud, but not obnoxious, and sounds great above 3k.

Quick shot of the turn downs while the car was still up on the lift

I took this last night with my phone, the quality is absolutely horrible, and the sound gets distorted. However, you can get a sense for the tone, which IMO is amazing. I'll try to get some better video early next week; I'm headed to VIR for the weekend for the AMA race
that looks sweet
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Looks like the cutouts were installed after the secondary cats and the resonator? Why not do it before the secondary cats and have it come out the sides? I would think the result woud be better performance and LOUDER lol..

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Looks like the cutouts were installed after the secondary cats and the resonator? Why not do it before the secondary cats and have it come out the sides? I would think the result woud be better performance and LOUDER lol..

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It's plenty loud, trust me. I got a letter from the HOA about it being too loud, and I creep through the neighborhood. I talked to the guys at the shop about it, but there just isn't room. I have them mounted in the easiest/most vacant area under the car.
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