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post #361 of 364 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 02:53 PM
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Nice. Post pics of the finished results when you're done.
Here you go. Retrofitted borla M3 hatch exhaust on a sedan. Sounds so good too

Exhaust installed:


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Had to change only two hangers. Rusted, I know.
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Here you go. Retrofitted borla M3 hatch exhaust on a sedan. Sounds so good too

Exhaust installed:


Pipe welded on:




Had to change only two hangers. Rusted, I know.
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Paul, your average muffler shop will butcher your car with cheap mufflers and crappy welds.

It's very difficult to have quiet but growl when you want it at the same time.

The CorkSport exhaust is definitely a loud exhaust, to your average joe, just going off some of the comments of people saying it's loud.

I love mine and wouldn't have it any other way, personally. With a test pipe (removed secondary CAT) as they call it, and CorkSport intake, I think this engine sounds absolutely amazing at WOT.

Start small and work your way up from there, if you're concerned about sound levels. It's best to work forward with mods vs backwards. An example would be getting a cat back exhaust and realize that it's too loud for your taste and you really should have only upgraded the muffler.
I believe you have the 2.0 correct? Would you happen to have any drive by clips or rev clips? Highly interested! Thanks!
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I could get some clips but the car also has an intake and now a full catback exhaust (replaced the mid pipe CAT with a bottle style flow thru resonator) so it's slightly louder / deeper vs what it was with just the axle back but I'll try to get a clip or two for you to enjoy.
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