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Old 10-18-2012, 08:23 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, 08:46 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 10-21-2012, 12:46 AM   #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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