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    After getting 3 wildly varying prices from powerflow dealers, i eventually found a local exhaust maker. He used to work for powerflow but has set up on his own. He seems a bit of a perfectionist, and got the point where i was bored sh!tless and just wanted him to hurry up and finish it lol

    I wanted somethin subtle, quiet but a bit more meaty than the standard oval (which had started to lose its chrome)

    I think it sticks out a bit far as i wanted it flush with the bumper but theres nowt i can do about it now. It has a lovely deep rumble on tickover but is a little boomy at 3-4K rpm. Hopefully it will settle down a bit?




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    what size pipes are they, they look just right size.

    how much was it, if ya dont mind me askin

    carl

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    They are 2.5" and it was £195 for the backbox. Its made in 304 grade stainless steel.

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    Looking good there Andy. Glad you got it sorted mate.

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    If you ask me, it looks perfect. Just like the scorpion box i used to have on my old Astra\Champion...

    Those were the days...'Till it got nicked!!

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    Looks sweet Andy... thinking of doing mine but can't decide what to go for.... was thing of something like a "porsche pignose" look in a 3.5 inch pipe.... depends what cash I have left after rebuilding my Mini.

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    Looks good Andy. In the pics they don't appear to stick out too much, but just right to be noticed.

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    Thats perfect, simply sets off the back end nicely!!!

    Well Done

    Also PM with details of the rear badge removal ??

    Easy ?? No holes etc etc

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    They look excellent Andy, and a decent price. They don`t stick out much, you are just used to the old one which is tucked away, you don`t want to hide them babies...

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