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    To clean or not to clean....

    Is there any point in cleaning the exhaust (standard one ) will it come back to resemble something better than it is now?

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    Feel free to polish your pipe all you want mate, don't think you have ask for permission from us.
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    also A3, 320, Golf, Clio, Astra, Focus, Mondeo, Laguna, Escort, Calibra, 220, others and now back to a Focus...

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    LOL!

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    i did it on both my a3 and s3 but ill keep it polished up when i go stainless


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    What colour were the exhausts when new then?

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    mine had chrome tailpipes on them i only did the tails


    2007 S3 PhantomSchwartz

    Spec | Auto Lights | Black Headlining | RNS-E with 6 CD Changer | Phone Prep | Facelift Tails | MFSW | Cruise | Bluetooth | Adaptive Bi-xenon Headlights |

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    Quote Originally Posted by N8
    Yes, but they are OEM Phaeton Helios alloy wheels, not cheap ****e aftermarket piles of poop.

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    Ah mine i dont think was ever chrome...just the normal bog standard double exhaust

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    I personally just leave mine black, I prefer it black and plus I'm too lazy to clean it :P
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    Well i polished my pipes (ahem) today and they came out alot better than i thought they would. Gone from black to silver with a tiny bit of work on them.

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    Might as well put some pics up then Wozski

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    Will do that tmw for you mate - wont have any before pics though.......

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    Yeah please do. Would appreciate tips too - been thinking today my exhaust is filthy.

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    N8 polished mine a while back (now now), nearly 4 months ago and it's still MUCH better than it was before
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    I'll be back!!!

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    lol i might need to venture into the detailing section of the forum.....

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    Pics to follow... All i did was use a sponge with a brillo pad on it and used some fairy liquid and some polish paste. Buffed and dried with a tea towel.

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    Pic of my clean pipe ahem

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    Woah that's a great outcome!

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    cheers!!

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    Looks so much better than mine. Think my exhaust needs to good clean also.

 

 

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