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Old 03-24-2004, 11:10 AM   #1
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ORP and Exhaust

Ok people I dont mean too sound like an airhead but whats the ORP accomplish and where do I get one for my 03 SVT...

2nd with ORP would that be time too get myself a Borla or Magnaflow??? Help a 51 year old newbie pleez......


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Ok people I dont mean too sound like an airhead but whats the ORP accomplish and where do I get one for my 03 SVT...

2nd with ORP would that be time too get myself a Borla or Magnaflow??? Help a 51 year old newbie pleez......
the orp gives about 8hp i think....but you can do a search and come up with tons of info on this subject.....and yes its easier to do all your exhaust at once if your paying a shop to do it...if your going to do it yourself then it doesnt matter
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The ORP will free up your exhaust by doing away with the Cat. Combo with a good cat back, you will have good gains. Although having the ORP is illegal due to emission laws, because of this you might want to check into your states laws.

As already posted you can perform a seach of the SVT Forum, use "ORP" as the search word.

Keep us posted and if you have anymore questions please dont hesitate to ask. We were all newbs once.
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Thanks for info after checking around for present time we have e-check in Montgomery County. State is considering disbanding e-check in future so maybe a orp later
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Im Just getting the ORP myself the exhaust is fine for now... we have E checks here in VA but it doesn't matter i have a friend who works at a shop that can pass me so that should work out..
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Thanks for info after checking around for present time we have e-check in Montgomery County. State is considering disbanding e-check in future so maybe a orp later
go to mbrop.com they have a sale on cat back stystems for svt focus. its only 229 plus shipping. its 2.5" stainles steel. u will get an aamzing deep sound 5-7 hp more tourque and stay legal thats the way to go
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Thumbs up Cat-Back

Think I will go get that cat-back thanks for info BreakDancin.
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ORP with AEM CAI is supposed to give you 10hp with is a very good gain personally I don't like the combo cause the AEM CAI has lots of problems and the ORP is illegal exhausts add minimal horsepower and just sound better I don't think I would bother getting a new one money better spent elsewhere the SVT stock exhaust is good enough
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what problems does a aem cai have? only problem is when iditos drive through deep pedals with there foto ont he gas . so if your nto a moron the aem cai is great sounds awsoem and give u hp
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yeah but the exhaust is a complete waste of money unless u want more sound cuz the stock exhaust is good enuff..i'd invest in a ORP and an intake
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