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Old 10-01-2006, 10:34 PM   #1
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borla loudness

Alright, i have an orp pipe and borla exhaust. Its been on for quite some time now. A lot of people say that my car is really loud. Like they can hear me coming from far away. Now, it doesnt sound that loud from inside the car. I think its quiet. From anyone on here that has heard the orp borla combo from outside of the car, is it really THAT loud? I cant tell because i wont let anyone else drive my car to hear for myself.
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Old 10-02-2006, 11:22 AM   #2
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i have the same set-up and have never been told that it was loud.
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I guess you could have your resonator coming apart or possibly the muffler, but the good thing is Borla has a great warranty. I have the center exit kit and actually was commented this weekend as it was "so quiet". It gets a little up there in the noise when you run her, but its very tame other than that. If it has a problen, contact Borla, they have good customer service and warranty.
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Just be glad it doesn't sound like this...

2.25 Non resonated magnaflow with the RT Cat.

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no i dont have any leaks or anything. its all solid.

oh well i was just wondering.
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Conolly, please don't do that in a neighborhood. There's got to be some big empty parking lots to go run in.

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