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    im gonna buy a duel vxr rear insert, but need to convert my cdti 150 to a duel exhaust

    has any one done this mod and what parts would i need

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    even better is there out on e bay to do the job ? i can get the fitting done

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    Vehicle : Facelift Insignia/Corsa D

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    Engine : 2.0 cdti/1.6 Turbo

    Year : 13/07

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    Depends what exhaust you want really, VXR twin exit's with the y-piece will fit on, as will the twin exit sri back boxes (from the 2.2direct,2.0 turbo,3.0cdti and 3.2gsi)

    Then of course there are your custom exhaust places which could sort you out for as little as about 250 quid but it all depends what you want

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    would like to go for the vxr twin exits and the y piece , but as i have a sri box will it be cheaper to just get another sri back box ? and y piece or go for the custom

    or could i get a vxr tail pieces fitted on the sri ?

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    Vehicle : Facelift Insignia/Corsa D

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    You could get a custom exhaust with "VXR" copy tips fitted or you could look out for a pair of bolt on genuine tips and have the custom system fitted with them, it would look oem but at a fraction of the price. But of course if you come accross a pair of VXR back boxes snap them up

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    what would you do mate, given all the options , cost, appearance, performance ?

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    TBH i'd go to one of the custom exhaust guys and get something made up by them and get some completely different tailpipes. The VXR back end has been done alot now.

    I would also do away with the back boxes as that would allow the car to breathe better and give a bit of a roar under heavy acceleration

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    i might have the right hand side box and y piece coming up in the next few days will let you know

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    [QUOTE=denzilbud;1281678]i might have the right hand side box and y piece coming up in the next few days will let you know

    that would be great, hope to hear from you mate

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