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Unread 08-20-2007, 11:14 AM   #1
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Is this a good deal?

I can get an exhaust system (manifold, piping, cat, muffler, etc.) for around $465 shipped to my door.

Is that a good deal?

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Unread 08-20-2007, 11:18 AM   #2
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Personally i would take that in a Heart Beat, (assuming its new, and more of an upgrade)
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Unread 08-20-2007, 11:27 AM   #3
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yes, all new. APN header, dynomax exhaust, and a direct fit cat. All piping and hardware included.
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Unread 08-20-2007, 11:37 AM   #4
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Price out the components separately to see if its a good deal.

I bought an exhaust manifold for $130, flowmaster for $60, cat for $85 tail pipe for $18 and down pipe for $60. I think I used 4 exhaust clamps and a new hanger so that was another $25ish, so mine was about $380 for everything
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Unread 08-20-2007, 11:45 AM   #5
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I dont want anything too loud ( I do a lot of nature watching), and I heard the dynoamax is not that loud. Is the cat you got for $85 a direct fit?
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Unread 08-20-2007, 12:00 PM   #6
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I've personally have heard the dynomax system - and it is not loud, but it sounds like poop.

When you get it past 2800 rpm you would think that you are in a honda. I strongly advise to go with something else. A flowmaster 50 series might be what you're looking for.





but all that for that price shipped doesn't sound bad at all to me
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Unread 08-20-2007, 12:21 PM   #7
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I did some repricing and I can get everything but the downpipe for about $400. Where is a good place to get a downpipe?
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Unread 08-20-2007, 02:06 PM   #8
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After more research I can get everything shipped to my door for $450.
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Unread 08-20-2007, 02:20 PM   #9
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i paid

$148 shipped for APN header
$146 shipped for dynomax cat back
$75 for stock downpipe replacement at Autozone
$80 for new cat

total = $449
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Unread 08-20-2007, 02:22 PM   #10
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i can get the downpipe for $50. Are you guys looking at direct fit cats or universal?
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