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Old 08-30-2008, 08:41 PM   #221
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pretty loud
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Old 08-30-2008, 11:20 PM   #222
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dyno run on my car for anyone whos curious about OBX header and 2.5" SVT MBRP (one resonator, one muffler) 2000-7000rpm pull. its LOUD but not bad on the highway

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Old 10-13-2008, 04:15 PM   #223
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Here's what an OBX header to a 2.5 inch Magnaflow with no res, and no cat sounds like. You can't even hear the focus beside me, I was drowning him out.

I ordered a new resonator, it's way too raspy for my taste.


Sorry thought I pasted the link in.


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Old 10-13-2008, 05:00 PM   #224
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:40 PM   #225
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Old 10-13-2008, 11:56 PM   #226
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man my friend's got the 2.3L Duratec in his ST.....he's getting a magnaflow just like mine we'll have to post when he gets it
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Old 10-14-2008, 07:34 AM   #227
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where are you guys buying a 2.5 inch magnaflow exhaust kit? I guess maybe it's only available for hatches because I've only ever seen a 2.25 available for zx4's. On a related note, why anyone would change out the exhaust system w/o upgrading the cat to a HFC (or an o/r pipe) to me seems totally silly. Your exhaust is only as good as your weakest link. That tru-bendz kit with the HFC already welded on seems by far the best and most cost-effective option for really, truthfully opening up your exhaust.
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where are you guys buying a 2.5 inch magnaflow exhaust kit?
Several of us bought ours through TRUBENDZ.
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Old 10-14-2008, 08:16 AM   #229
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Several of us bought ours through TRUBENDZ.
Ah, I get you now. I'd really call that a trubendz kit then since magnaflow just makes the muffler :)
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Old 10-14-2008, 08:18 AM   #230
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Btw, where did you get that mesh grill of yours or was that a custom job?
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