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Old 12-11-2008, 10:41 PM   #1
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Question Straight pipe from Cat Back?

i have a 03 svt and it has the "lunchbox" removed with a magnaflow pipe to replace it but i want something better, louder and better flowing
ive been looking at the borla system for it, then i saw that borla also tells just 5' long sections of their exhaust tubing and i was jsut goin to straight pipe it from the cat back. but i dont no if

would that hurt my engine?
would it sound ok?
is it legal?
will it still pass emitions since the cat is still on there?

could anyone help me with these questions?
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Old 12-12-2008, 09:58 AM   #2
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i dont think it will hurt anything, probably sound like ass, should still pass emissions though
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Old 12-12-2008, 10:16 AM   #3
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i would stick with the borla setup. sounds nice and its .25 bigger than stock. must flow better as well. i got a borla set-up sitting in my shed for sale right now. lol its basically all straight piping other than the muffler. i got a test pipe and replaced the resonator with it. =)
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Old 12-12-2008, 10:45 AM   #4
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i'd say stick with the Borla too man
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A little off topic..

marietta as in Marietta Ohio??
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Old 12-12-2008, 11:23 AM   #6
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^^^^Man are you trying to piss off all your neighbors? Driving with no muffler is stupid and illegal. And will get you pulled over all the time.
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Old 12-12-2008, 11:36 AM   #7
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I am a fan of the magnaflow setup with a resonator..
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He is asking for advice. Chill out. I personally wouldn't go straight pipe from the cat back. That might turn some heads.
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I think your neighbors would chase you with torches and pitchforks if you did that. I would definitely not go with a setup like that it would be rice to the extreme. lol
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hah well i dont live in a dubdivision so i dont have to worry about neighbors
but i no what everyone means it would prob sounds like a can and backfire alot
so im thinkin ima go with the borla
its alot of money for that tho
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