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Old 07-31-2004, 12:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys, i wanted all your opinions on which exhaust i should get and its between the UUC "System U" or the Borla Cat-back.

Which one is the quietest of the two and which one has a deeper tone?

Again i dont want something very load.

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Old 07-31-2004, 05:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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UUC is definetely not very loud, and it's pretty throaty at the same. I've never heard a Borla though so I couldn't say.
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Ive heard people say that Borla's make the engine sound like a Porsche, so if you can imagine what a 911 sounds like, that might give you a good idea. But this is just word of mouth, never actually heard one.
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Originally posted by Deloriant@Jul 31 2004, 06:06 PM
UUC is definetely not very loud, and it's pretty throaty at the same. I've never heard a Borla though so I couldn't say.
exactly how loud is the UUC, I'm interested in getting one soon and since you mentinoed it not being very loud, I don't want something thats just as loud as stock. Is there a place that has recordings of exhaust sounds?
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Check out UUC's site..I think they have some soundclips. However, I wouldn't rely too heavily on soundclips posted online...it all depends how close the recorder is to the exhaust, how loud they set it up for the site...it's very unreliable.
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Go Here and turn it up loud !

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I can vouche for the UUC it is an excelent exhaust!!
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yo buddy...I think its Jllphan that has a Borla exhaust...he loves it...wait for him or PM him to find out. I've heard both systems sound great. Supersprint and Scorpion are good exhausts too...
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I have Borla... hehe....

I love it... deep.... and then when wanted... it is extremly voiced....yet refined...
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Does the borla have any drone to it? im ready to just get this system its 500 shipped on ebay
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