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    Thread: The First and Only Muffler Delete With Stock Resonator!!!

    1. 05-09-2008 03:30 PM #1
      I just did it guys, after searching all over to find video clips to how this would sound and getting no where, i just went ahead and did it myself. Let me tell you it sounds amazing!!!! Absolutely no raspyness at all, like the resonator delete route. What i did was kept the resonator and removed the suitcase and straight piped it with 2.5in piping to a maganaflow tip. Tip was $85 and labor was $35 from an awesome muffler shop in town, since i've been going there for the past 5 years got it done for $55 out the door in 20min!!! Crazy!!! Video will be on youtube asap when i can find someone to tape it for me.

    2. 05-09-2008 03:34 PM #2

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      05-09-2008 03:35 PM #3
      that must be on the louder side, right?

    4. Member WallyGTI's Avatar
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      05-09-2008 03:40 PM #4
      Sound clips?
      Friends don't let friends drive stock!

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    5. 05-09-2008 03:42 PM #5
      absolutely quiet it's only about 2 tone louder than stock. I can't even believe it's not loud at all, but it sounds mean. the closest thing i can think of is it sounds like a g35 or 350z stock. crazy quiet not annoying but also mean. It was exactly what i wanted! not only that but i got rid of 35lbs of weight. oh yea there is a knowtistable different.

    6. 05-09-2008 04:39 PM #6
      god thank you! i was totally thinking about doing this. Either that or i wanted to get a vibrant resonator in place to open it up a big more than stock.

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      05-09-2008 05:09 PM #7
      Mines similar but not stock but I put the muffler in the front position and run just pipe in theback.

    8. 05-09-2008 05:45 PM #8
      Quote, originally posted by d1drift »

      This looks just like my AutoTech Magnaflow Exhaust. Nice Job!
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    9. 05-09-2008 06:53 PM #9
      i did this about a month ago...and i thought it sounded really good too. but when at WOT it sounds like a water hose. well maybe not as bad, but it sounds like water shoots out of your pipes. its weird. but daily driving it sounds good. and it does have a slight vibration at 2k-3k rpm

    10. 05-09-2008 08:46 PM #10
      i need sound clips

    11. 05-09-2008 08:52 PM #11
      video clips will be up tomorrow morning asap

    12. 05-09-2008 08:54 PM #12
      I did a muffleroctomy over two years ago on my gti. It sounded great, till i went to stage2.

    13. 05-09-2008 08:54 PM #13
      please include drive by at WOT

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      05-10-2008 04:13 AM #14
      i have the same exact thing done... same piping and same tips lol...i love the sound! i had my resonator out but i didn't like how it sounded....so i put it back in and then deleted the muffler.
      couldn't be happier.

    15. 05-10-2008 02:15 PM #15
      anyone do this with a non-stock downpipe? if so - any audio clips? I'm thinking AWE downpipe with muffler delete.

    16. 05-10-2008 05:15 PM #18
      haha your friend rules

    17. 05-10-2008 08:00 PM #19
      Videos are useless with out a drive by

    18. 05-10-2008 08:05 PM #20
      Quote, originally posted by Dan GSR »
      please include drive by at WOT

      Quote, originally posted by BIGNICKSGTIS420 »
      Videos are useless with out a drive by

      reving in neutral will sound different than with a load in gear

    19. Member wunderman4's Avatar
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      05-10-2008 09:41 PM #21
      i cut out the resonator like two months ago, you cant tell how loud it really is, I took off and my buddy could here my car shift into fifth gear. its really loud outside. but it does sound really really good imo.
      B5 S4, MKVI Golf R

    20. 10-02-2012 12:17 PM #22
      Can you post a link to this video?

    21. Member Randomdub's Avatar
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      10-04-2012 01:25 PM #23
      dude this thread is 4 years old , good luck. I would try looking on youtube.
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