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    Thread: What's the deal with Hella Supertones?

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      03-15-2010 10:09 PM #1
      It seems like every Subaru enthusiast has to have these. They do sound better imo, but what's the connection with Subaru? Do a lot of people have them?

      Here's a 15 second vid comparing them to the stock Subaru horn -
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JueYhdhp6o
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      Honda Accord... they think they're FWD race car drivers and will ride your ass hard.

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      03-15-2010 10:12 PM #2
      In for answer.

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      03-15-2010 10:13 PM #3
      Is it just me or do those look like the knob for an outdoor facet?
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      03-15-2010 10:13 PM #4
      It's like VW guys and their slam-poke-tuck
      or BMW guys with the douchebaggery
      or Honda/Saturn/GM kids and their rice
      or rednecks and their lifted trucks
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      03-15-2010 10:17 PM #5
      Look cool???

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      03-15-2010 10:18 PM #6
      they're all the rage in the mk2 forums too... i think it's more the forums you visit then anything else.. they're pretty popular all over
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    8. 03-15-2010 10:20 PM #8
      my roommate had them on his old wrx a few years ago. I think he saw them on ebay for cheap and picked them up. didn't know it was a "subaru" thing

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      03-15-2010 10:22 PM #9
      Quote, originally posted by TASVW »

      You sir, are a genius.
      And maybe it's not as much of a Subaru specific thing as I thought then. I just always noticed how it seems like EVERY WRX and Legacy that's owned by an enthusiast has them, and I never really noticed that with any other group.
      Quote Originally Posted by notavwfan View Post
      Honda Accord... they think they're FWD race car drivers and will ride your ass hard.

    10. 03-15-2010 10:23 PM #10
      Quote, originally posted by TASVW »

      Yes!

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      03-15-2010 10:25 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by SAV912 View Post
      Going to church is bland. Eating vanilla ice cream is bland. Dating somebody from your local Ayn Rand book club is bland. This car makes all of those things seem as exciting as doing 12 lines of cocaine. With Katie Perry. While she's on fire...in Times Square. And you're naked.

    12. 03-15-2010 10:26 PM #12
      they are great & loud. I had a set on my MKIV Golf, then when they rusted out... I put a set of Hella Air Horns in.

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      03-15-2010 10:27 PM #13
      ^^^ Haha, nice Accent.
      Quote Originally Posted by notavwfan View Post
      Honda Accord... they think they're FWD race car drivers and will ride your ass hard.

    14. 03-15-2010 10:29 PM #14
      Quote, originally posted by TASVW »

      Showed my wife the original pic and she turned her head (unprovoked) to see it upside down. Great/Epic pic!

    15. 03-15-2010 10:31 PM #15
      They don't sound as good as they look. Always thought these were the "euro" sounding horns...guess not

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      03-15-2010 11:09 PM #16
      I didn't like the gay horn the 3's normally came with, so I upgraded to Hellas.
      I love having upgraded horns. If I don't find a better replacement horn, then i'm rolling with these again.
      Something something darkside..

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      03-15-2010 11:11 PM #17
      Quote, originally posted by Brownalicious »
      I didn't like the gay horn the 3's normally came with, so I upgraded to Hellas.
      I love having upgraded horns. If I don't find a better replacement horn, then i'm rolling with these again.

      The Mazda 3 comes with a high tone, if you add a low tone it sounds like a nice meaty Vette' horn.
      I'll be in my bunk.

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      03-15-2010 11:19 PM #18
      Quote, originally posted by mikeyworks »
      Showed my wife the original pic and she turned her head (unprovoked) to see it upside down. Great/Epic pic!


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      03-15-2010 11:25 PM #19
      Quote, originally posted by TASVW »


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      03-15-2010 11:38 PM #20
      Alot of the Subaru owners have them because we are cursed with a terrible sounding OEM horn. it is on my list of projects for the summer.

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      03-15-2010 11:44 PM #21
      Quote, originally posted by patrikman »
      Alot of the Subaru owners have them because we are cursed with a terrible sounding OEM horn. it is on my list of projects for the summer.

      Sounds good to me. The Fit's horn isn't exactly attention-getting. I don't use my horn very often, but when I do, I want respect. Even in a tiny car.
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      03-15-2010 11:50 PM #22
      Quote, originally posted by Air and water do mix »
      Sounds good to me. The Fit's horn isn't exactly attention-getting. I don't use my horn very often, but when I do, I want respect. Even in a tiny car.

      Hence why I replaced the weak high-tone horn in my Accent
      Quote Originally Posted by SAV912 View Post
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      03-15-2010 11:52 PM #23
      Quote, originally posted by Das Borgen »

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      03-15-2010 11:52 PM #24
      Quote, originally posted by TASVW »

      And now it all makes sense

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      03-15-2010 11:57 PM #25
      I want one of these horns:
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