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Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
Talk about driveline improvements, NA tuning and DME tuning your E46 BMW here. This includes diffs, intakes, exhausts, chips, software and OBD tuning.

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Old 02-21-2009, 01:16 PM   #1
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Talking Which Exhaust Option would sound the best?

Hey Guys,

Im thinking of deleting some parts of the exhaust to give it a bit more tone. Which would do you guys think would be best?

1 - Remove muffler and install straight pipes
2 -Remove muffler and install glasspacks or more resonators
3 - Keep muffler, and delete either one or both resonators

Any opinions would be very helpful.

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OR! remore muffler and remove one resonator.
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Unless your car is rather modded, I wouldn't remove the muffler (and potentially resonators) and install straight pipes. People will look expecting your car to look like a race car, will see it looks rather oem, and will assume something is wrong with your car. I would suggest removing a resonator and leaving your exhaust or removing your exhaust and putting glasspacks in it's place.
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Old 02-23-2009, 08:41 PM   #4
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remove both resonators and keep your muffler
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