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Old 12-05-2012, 10:28 AM   #1
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please help with my muffler!!

ok, just purchased the 14815. now i know its not gonna be as loud and deep as i want it to.. now i wanna delete a res BUT i dont want any problems with the car.. its my daily and im still paying it off -__-.. anyway what res should i delete?? like i said i dont want problems or anything stupid honda loud. i judt went with the muffler cause i dont wanna spend too too much money on the car.. again its my daily and just want somthing clean and not OD.. please any advice would help.. thankks guys
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Old 12-05-2012, 01:47 PM   #2
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There is only one resonator and it's in the middle. Do not remove the front muffler, it'll drone like hell.
Not sure if removing the resonator will give you what you're looking for, but i'm sure someone who's done it will chime in.
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Old 12-05-2012, 02:14 PM   #3
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There are a couple of videos on youtube with that specific magnaflow exhaust. Im sure you'll find a couple searching on there.
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Old 12-05-2012, 02:50 PM   #4
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Should've done the kpeng exhaust. Cheaper, louder, deeper. Yes to deleting the "small" resonators.
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Old 12-05-2012, 03:12 PM   #5
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pfft....ebay headers straight piped to glasspacks are what i have.(not kdouche special. quit nut hugging). If you are young, this is the route to go. I'm approaching 30 and am feeling i'm too old for it now lol
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Old 12-05-2012, 03:43 PM   #6
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I figured "kpeng exhaust" would be mysterious enough for the class of '12 to warrant a real search where OP might learn something instead of asking basic questions covered a million times.

This forum seems to rotate through know-it-all a-holes that reach some kind of general forum demigod status.
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Old 12-05-2012, 04:11 PM   #7
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I think what the op wants to hear is:
Remove the second resonator(the small one), plus stock muffler
Replace it with his magnaflow? Correct?
And run the exhaust out.
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Old 12-05-2012, 04:28 PM   #8
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dont rush and start hacking the resonators - the 14815 could sound very different than videos on youtube. Also, do you have a stick or auto? If you have an auto - that drone is gonna suck! so slap it on and wait and see if you like it or not.
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