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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-30-2002, 12:12 AM Thread Starter
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Cool Guess What?.....Getting True Duals Tommorrow

i am getting true dual exhaust done on my car tommorrow...and for only 200$ anyone else here have true dual and if you do how much better does it sound than the regular exhaust?

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Thumbs up man thats beautiful

i cant wait to hear what it sounds like!!!

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Sound like a good deal !!!

Will they be installing an X or H pipe?
What brand of Mufflers ??
Using original hanger locations?
Could you post pictures ?
Name and Phone # of exhaust shop?

Nosey !!! Aint I === I live in Vermilion
Ohio and have been interested in a
true dual set-up !!!!

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That is a good price...

...for true duals. I imagine that they are going to use compression bends as opposed to mandrels. Also, I dont imagine that the price includes mufflers does it? When I got mine done a couple of years ago, the sound was great. I also had my third cat and resonator cut off, and had Dynomax mufflers installed in the stock locations. The one thing that I neglected to do was have either an X or an H pipe installed. What are you going to do? What mufflers are you going with, and what size pipes? Good luck, and you will be happy with it.

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Be sure to give us pics of your true duals setup when its done.

And Nick, your bird is haunting me! I really like the way your exhaust tips poke out from under the Raxxi gfx. (Am I the only one that actually LIKES Razzis skirts?) Mine just has chrome turn downs poking out.

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When I swapped the motor I got duals with an x and flowmasters. I have some exhaust pics along with my engine swap pics. The film returns on Thursday and I will post all pictures then. The exhaust I had done is very similar to that seen here though:
but having it done at a shop it is not mandrel bent and it was half as much with better mufflers.

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I've got the ART true dual and have Mac Flowpaths at the back and it sounds incredible. I like the fact that it's deep because of the Mac mufflers but it has that high pitch scream of the o/r X pipe. The ART system is top quality, and once I get the new motor in (if ever, hopefully by the end of this year) I will be taking the rear section off and putting Dynomax Race bullets dumped right before the axle. I could tell a difference up top without the Mac's, so bullets are my logical choice. Jgersin04 you will never go back to a single pipe setup once you hear the duals

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hey, another ohio guy..with duals. That makes 3. I have dual 2.25" and it sounds awsome. I made the system and set it up so that I can remove the mufflers with 4 bolts, then it sounds Fkin mean. Keep in mind though, you'd make more torque on a smaller exhaust, what size pipe are they using?

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