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Old 11-10-2005, 11:40 AM   #1
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My new Exhaust is on. Headers, highflow cat, 2.5 inch mandrel bent (except for 1 turn). It turned out really nice. A little louder than I wanted, but everyone says it sounds about right. It look soo much like a Thermal it is a little scary.

The guy did a great job. He is one of the top car guys here in New Mexico, and is currently in talks with the discovery channel in having his own show. He also may be on OverHaulin' next season. Some day you will see him on TV; he is known as Fred "The Car Guy". One of the coolest people I have ever met. He gave me an absoulte steal on the whole thing. $300, I supplied the mufflers, hearder and cat.

He took the time to mill out the back of the OBX flange too. All of the emission control stuff is intact. He also placed anouther bung (hence the spark plug acting as a plug) in the exhaust for my future WBO2 upgrade. Anyway enjoy the pictures.

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Old 11-10-2005, 02:40 PM   #2
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Default Re: Explicit Exhaust Pics XXX Under 56K warning.

very nice. (i like your tire choice, too). finally, a competent and well thought out upgrade.


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Old 11-10-2005, 03:13 PM   #3
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Default Re: Explicit Exhaust Pics XXX Under 56K warning.

I'm not usually a fan of dual tips (such as thermals), but i like yours. They're not very long and just the right diameter. Sorta reminds me of the stock dual tips on the hatchback Civic Si's.

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Old 11-10-2005, 03:36 PM   #4
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Yeah, it took me a while to find the perfect muffler. I don't like big tips. These are 2 inch and the muffler tucks up nicely. It is an OBX DTM.

I have been working on the upgrade for about 5 months. Getting everything together. I have had the header for a long time, just not on. I think the upgrade went well. And was rather well thought out. We hit a few snaggs, but got it all under control. There was a fair amount of planning in this, glad it shows.

I'll get some recordings up soon. So you can hear the tone. It is just about spot on. No buzz, but also not overly bassy.

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Old 11-10-2005, 04:54 PM   #5
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why does it look like there are only 3 runners on that header...is it just the picture or am I missing something?

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Old 11-10-2005, 05:00 PM   #6
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The AC is in the way. It is there, you just can't see it in that picture.

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Old 11-11-2005, 09:50 AM   #7
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I'm not usually a fan of dual tips (such as thermals), but i like yours. They're not very long and just the right diameter. Sorta reminds me of the stock dual tips on the hatchback Civic Si's.
Fyi the Thermal I just had installed on my 00 SL2 was not a double tip. I was actually looking for that style and just assumed that that was what was in the box when I said to go ahead and do the installation. I find that the single pipe REALLY hangs down a lot compared to stock but have not wacked it against anything yet.




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Default Re: Explicit Exhaust Pics Under 56K warning.

I liked the dual tip Thermals too. The single tip seems too big, but man that install looks really nice. I probably would have gone Thermal, but I didn't want to get a single. I know some places were advertizing that they still had duals in stock.

The header is not painted. OBX either chomes it or polishes it from the factory. It turn purple and gold when it gets hot.

All of the welds are painted with a high temp ceramic based paint.

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Haha, some one took the XXX out to the title.

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