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Old 01-09-2004, 09:21 PM   #1
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I just got mine installed at meineke today!

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It is giving off awierd smell. I figured it is the smell of the heat and the brand new metal? Am I right? BTW I also got a Oil Change also!


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It's cleaning out the exhaust itself....that's the way it will before for a little bit....no worries.
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Rgr that thanks!
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BTW, nice car and pictures @ your website....but where do you get the estimated 165 hp? I'm not guessing just the magnaflow exhaust...?
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thats where I want to be at all the stuff on the left is what Iwant to achieve with my car.
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ok....nice interior....looking good.
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Ya, after I installed mine and took it for a drive I thought like I was going to have a heart attack from breathing in all those fumes.. It smells HORRIBLE but after about 30 or so miles the smell will go away. Just dont stick around the smell long, I got some bad chest pains..

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It's okay. Mine had a weird smell also.
How do you like the sound of it? I like when you downshift and it gives off that nice little rumble.
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yep all good...no worries...I got a q bnut I'm makin a new thread cause I dont' wanna jack this one :)
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Yep it sounds great im just looking for a spoiler now because I hate the stock one!
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