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Old 10-18-2012, 07:23 AM   #111
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Per the cyclinder size definition, you could run up to a 3.4" exhaust and not be ricey lol. It is loud, and when the OP gets tired of it, its an easy change to add a muffler at the straight section of exhaust. It's tough to not have a honda sound, similar displacement, front intake aft exhaust layout (k-series), the two motors have a lot in common.

At least it sounds better than a race prepped miata ;)
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Old 10-20-2012, 07:46 PM   #112
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The sad part is my girlfriends Cavalier has a coffee can about 4 inches in diameter, she bought it that way though, for dirt cheap to boot.xD Im surprised I havent been pulled over for how loud my exhaust is, with just the header, NY cops are uptight.o.-
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Old 10-20-2012, 11:46 PM   #113
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True, the OBX is non coated. As for the sound, it is loud, and in some states you WILL need.to quiet it down for it to be legal,>>> but a RICE exhaust is a muffler with an opening the size of one of the engines cylinders.
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The sad part is my girlfriends Cavalier has a coffee can about 4 inches in diameter, she bought it that way though, for dirt cheap to boot.xD Im surprised I havent been pulled over for how loud my exhaust is, with just the header, NY cops are uptight.o.-
Why not put your gf's coffee can on your car=LOL
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Old 01-17-2015, 02:48 PM   #114
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I know it's been a while since I opened this thread... but just wanted to let yall know that I ended up buying a Header a while back and after a year or so I got tired of the "too loud" race exhaust so I bought a stealth muffler from fswerks... Currently running the Stealth + 4-1 Header combo. Sounds great. Relax & toned. Next up is definitely getting the flash tune chip
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Awesome you'll like the tune.
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Old 01-19-2015, 12:11 PM   #116
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I know it's been a while since I opened this thread... but just wanted to let yall know that I ended up buying a Header a while back and after a year or so I got tired of the "too loud" race exhaust so I bought a stealth muffler from fswerks... Currently running the Stealth + 4-1 Header combo. Sounds great. Relax & toned. Next up is definitely getting the flash tune chip
Post up a video of the new setup, curious to how it sounds
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