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      11-30-2014, 06:22 PM   #1
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Couple vids of my exhaust

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My setup

1 - ER catless DP
2 - Resonator delete
3 - Removed packing from muffler


I think it sounds good. It is pretty loud on cold starts and from having the catless DP I get that leaky sound for the first 40 seconds. I think the leaky sound is coming from the bottle neck where the DP meets the exhaust. I will eventually get this modded so there is no bottle neck. I also think there is a slight hollow sound and believe this is contributed to having an empty muffler.


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What tips do you have?
How do you remove the muffler packing?
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Sounds good
Thanks Mike!

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What tips do you have?
How do you remove the muffler packing?
I bought them from Summit Racing
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/svr-tk9001

I had to cut 2 holes in the muffler on each side. The muffler has 3 chambers. The side chambers have the packing in them, not sure if the middle does as well but I was able to remove it from both sides.
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Nice work! You do all of that yourself (welding, etc)?

Did you do any adjustments to the stock tailpipes for the 3" tips to fit, other than welding them on?
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Wow! I didn't know they stuffed a cat in the muffler to silence it.
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Nice work! You do all of that yourself (welding, etc)?

Did you do any adjustments to the stock tailpipes for the 3" tips to fit, other than welding them on?
I have a great exhaust shop that I work with! The right side tailpipe was cut about 1 1/2" from the muffler, the pipe was swagged and welded back on. This allowed us to adjust the gap between the 2 tips. A little adjustment in the stock muffler hangers (loosening the hanger where it bolts to the body) and we were able to center the tips in the opening.



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Wow! I didn't know they stuffed a cat in the muffler to silence it.

I ended up filling 2 1/2 5 gallon bucket with the packing. I was quite shocked how much I pulled out.
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Thanks for the info!
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Where is the resonator in our cars? if you don't mind me asking
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Where is the resonator in our cars? if you don't mind me asking
It's located towards the rear of the car and in front of the rear axle

1 - Looking towards the front - resonator in place

2 - Looking towards the rear - resonator removed
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Where is the resonator in our cars? if you don't mind me asking
It's located towards the rear of the car and in front of the rear axle

1 - Looking towards the front - resonator in place

2 - Looking towards the rear - resonator removed
thanks, never knew what that was. how much did it run you to do the res delete and take the packing out the muffler?
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thanks, never knew what that was. how much did it run you to do the res delete and take the packing out the muffler?
I cut the holes and removed the packing myself = FREE
Tips, holes patched and res delete = $150
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So, you feel any difference in performance, maybe loss of torque down low and more gain on the top?
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I don't feel any difference, low or high rpm. Nothing seemed to have changed but the sound.
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