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How can I get a nicer sound from the car (exhaust or induction kit)

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by ru4shaw, Oct 27, 2009.

  1. ru4shaw

    ru4shaw Member

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    I want to get a nicer sound from the car but i done have a clue where to start, i dont want those boy racer exhausts. something not loud but quite a low noise if that makes any sence
    any advice?
    got a 1.6 fsi
    thanks
     
  2. Mick a3

    Mick a3 Mellow Yellow

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    Panel filter and full stainless steel exhaust from cat back would be your best bet.
     
  3. NHN

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    I honestly dont see the point tbh mate, waste of money if you just want it to sound different, £500 notes possibly on something to sound like what, a V8, lol, spend it on more worthwhile mods mate that you see & actually say yeah that was money well spent, cause for me it would be a total waste.
     
  4. paddy

    paddy Audi=No fault code, no idea

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    Nige is right. If you want noise then get a cheap back box. You can get a CD of a Merlin engined Spitfire ! bang that in your cd player and off ya go :)

    Mick......what good is a new panel filter going to do him ??
     
  5. ru4shaw

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    i dont want nothing loud just a nicer sound ill prob just leave it
     
  6. kaz219

    kaz219 Active Member
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    Jut get a back box and get it welded on - providing it has baffles in it, well sound decent.

    I went for a savage one on my 1.4 Golf and sounded just right - loud when you boot in but slightly more "beefier" at all other situations :D

    Get a drop in K&N too - at around £40 its a good buy as you dont have to change it each year.
     
  7. paddy

    paddy Audi=No fault code, no idea

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    A K&N will oil up your MAF. Get a dry filter like a piper cross.
     
  8. dc240969

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    There was a product l saw on tv once wherein it basically let you adjust the notes to your liking. Ferrari, Bugatti, works in any motor. Cant remember where , was on tv. Must not have been a massive hit.
     

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