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Old 07-18-2004, 03:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have been noticing a rattle or a flap kind of sound when i accelerate lately. a friend said..what is that sound..it sounds gay....(wow...)

then my step dad had to move my car off the street when i was gone to put it on our drive way. he also said that i should have our mechanic look at it because it sounds louder and kinda sounds like there is something loose.

we had a problem before, there was a crack or hole some where in the exhaust system, so our mechanic welded it back up. this was about 1 year ago. maybe not even.... by the way i fuckin hate mesquitos. i think i might have west nile because i have been bit like a million times and they are all over my bathroom..f|_|ckers..


does anyone else have this problem or know what might be going on... there goes another one of my paychecks........
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yeah i have the same problem there are bugs everywhere hear too! oh wait the exhuat umm mine before i changed it sounded bad so i just changed it thats all i can say for you to do? or else get it welded up again?

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Old 07-19-2004, 03:48 AM   #3 (permalink)
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is there a better than stock aftermarket exhaust out there that doesnt cost 700 bucks? thats about how much you can get a remus for, but its not even worth it for this car....
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is there a better than stock aftermarket exhaust out there that doesnt cost 700 bucks? thats about how much you can get a remus for, but its not even worth it for this car....
yeah i know what you mean, well if you dont want to sped that money why not just get a muffler that makes the same noise> theres onesthat actaully sound good!

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do you have an outhouse or something?
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Try Brullen or Magnaflow.

$200 for the muffler and $100 for the piping (if you want a catback) and $50 for the install.

Approx. $350+

My 318 makes lots of noises. But I ignore them because it's a 4 cyl and it's noisey. Also, I've done too much to my car to worry about noises.
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do you have an outhouse or something?
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he said he has mosquitoes in his bathroom....
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he said he has mosquitoes in his bathroom....
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ohhh haha i was like what the hell is this guy talking about!

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errr.. what is this thread about again?
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whatever it is i guess its not that important if were talkin about outhouses
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arnt magnaflows for trucks though? will it produce any premature wear to anything on my car? is it really loud, i dont want anything too too loud, but a little louder cant hurt. i know people with magna flows on their trucks, will it sound okay on my 318 and not be too ricey? What is this brullen? are they reputable?


and no, i dont have an outhouse. they like bathrooms because it is moist or humid(its called a shower). plus i have a sister, so its a jungle.
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Originally posted by bigred318+Jul 19 2004, 03:43 PM--></div><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (bigred318 @ Jul 19 2004, 03:43 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'> <!--QuoteBegin-brien4787@Jul 19 2004, 04:28 AM
is there a better than stock aftermarket exhaust out there that doesnt cost 700 bucks? thats about how much you can get a remus for, but its not even worth it for this car....
yeah i know what you mean, well if you dont want to sped that money why not just get a muffler that makes the same noise> theres onesthat actaully sound good!

David [/b][/quote]
i dont care what it sounds like.... if i were to do somthing about my exhaust system, i would probably want to get everything, not just a muffler... if i just change the muffler, it wont do much besides make it sound louder, right? and i dont want a fart box...
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