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Old 03-18-2013, 07:20 PM   #81
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Nice!!


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Old 03-18-2013, 08:10 PM   #82
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That looks amazing! :D
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Old 03-18-2013, 08:27 PM   #83
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Final impressions: I love the look, the exhaust guy and myself absolutely nailed the look I was going for. The sound is absolutely amazing. I was worried about it being too loud, but it's not, it's just right. Now if SCT ever comes out with a tune, and I get a race header, I'll probably go ahead and add another Borla muffler in front of the resonator, but right now it's perfect.

It sounds like a cross between a Subi WRX and a G35 coupe.



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NEEDS A VIDEO! Looks absolutely amazing! Great direction with the car! SUBBED!
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Old 03-18-2013, 09:31 PM   #84
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Man this looks so good. In some of the pictures it almost looks a little bit brown, then I wondered how amazing this would look in Kona brown
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Old 03-19-2013, 02:16 AM   #85
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Looks very nice! Did you do the bumper cutouts yourself?

Edit: NM. I see that it was cut at the exhaust shop... I see the pieces on the ground.
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New 2.5'' pipe going in...

2.5'' pipe into 2.5'' resonator...


Into Borla transverse and finally, glorious and sexy titanium tips!!






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I offset my muffler to the right aswell!

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I offset my muffler to the right aswell!

Yeah your setup was the biggest inspiration for mine. I had to offset the muffler because space gets awfully cramped with the 2.5" pipe.


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Yeah your setup was the biggest inspiration for mine. I had to offset the muffler because space gets awfully cramped with the 2.5" pipe.


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Exactly the reason I did that aswell. I have a 3" inlet and it was way to tight without offsetting it.

Car looks awesome Im sure the sound matches nicely aswell. Good job Eman!
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AEM CAI finally installed along with a super-duper awesome oil cap....



Only drove a few miles with it today, but initial butt dyno impressions are WOW! Also, the CAI paired with the exhaust makes for an amazing sound!!



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Old 03-21-2013, 07:14 PM   #90
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The price of being low....Tore up some of the heat shielding near the middle of the car when I backed up and went over a speed bump



Using some scissors, self-tapping metal screws, zipties, and MacGuyver skills, I fixed the area in question.

My front mudflaps are getting torn up though, probably doesn't help that they are this close to the ground...






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