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      10-10-2012, 01:42 AM   #1
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Cant decide on a diffuser...

Having trouble settling on a diffuser, I was going to sell my existing one and change it for the GTS-V but I am starting to have doubts the more I look at the GTS-V. It kind of looks like a weird smiley face. What do you guys think, does it go well with the performance spoiler?

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I think ur current set up looks better...
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GTS-V for sure!
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GTS-V, no doubt. I am looking to get that to compliment my front diffuser (Vorsteiner Aero)
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I like the current diffuser, but I usually prefer things that retain a relatively stock appearance.
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Just a photoshopped, does anyone have experience with akrapovic tips?
I hope the diffuser don't cover up the tips too much.
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if ur challenger diffuser is carbon then keep it...if it flat black then upgrade to the GTSV if you dont mind dropping the $$$

personally i love both both not worth the upgrade since urs looks great as is
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Its actually a Vorsteiner Type II
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If you are going to change ur current tails to LCI tails...GTS-V diff will look good
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Between the two choices LCI + GTS-V is nicer but then again personally I'd prob go VRS or nothing!
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They both look good. The GTS5 is more appealing and does seem to draw attention to those sexy exhaust tips.
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