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Pipe werx exhaust

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Yicker, Sep 13, 2012.

  1. Yicker

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    Hi all ;)

    Been looking into getting a cat-back exhaust but not sure on what size exhaust. Emailed Jeff at pipe werx,told him i didn't want anything too noisy/droning but wanted to notice the difference when when accelerating.
    He suggested a 2.5" with standard look twin exit back box for £375 all in fitted. Has anyone here had this size fitted and did they notice much noise difference or do i need a down pipe/de-cat aswell?

    Cheers,Tony
     
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  3. s3gazz

    s3gazz Well-Known Member

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    Well mate the Downpipe make a lot of difference as well as the mani relentless are doin them cheaper than the pipe werz one by 100 look at my pics on the feed above pal there a lot better now.
     
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    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow...
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    Year/model of the car in question?

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  5. Yicker

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    Will have a nosey s3gazz.

    The car is a 2001 s3 amk
     
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    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow...
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    Std system is 2.5"... Miltek is 2.75" iirc... downpipe makes more of a difference to the engine than a cat back... helps bring EGTs down making the engine a happier place and the ECU won't be fighting the heat so much meaning you will have your power for longer... aftermarket downpipes are typically 3" and reduce down to 2.5"

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  7. Yicker

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    I pal your car is the same as mine And if u look up relentless on eBay they do them with gaskets and take four days to come same tho
     
  9. Sandip

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    Tony you could get the same set up as mine (but twin tips), it was really quiet on the motorway inside the car but sounded meaty outside on boost ;)

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  10. aragorn

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    What did that cost you Sandip?
     
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    s3clarke Money grabbing s3!

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    yes how much was that? looks nice!
     
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  13. s3gazz

    s3gazz Well-Known Member

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    ye how much sandip looks great id have the silencer took out tho ha
     
  14. Sandip

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    I've been tempted to take the middle box out myself too but currently my car is quite loud outside but quiet inside and i think the middle box is helping to keep the booming away in the cabin

    I had the system put on ages ago so i've forgot the price, it was when Ian Birch was at Pipewerx, from memory though i think it was around £350-£400.
     
  15. s3gazz

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    Oo Sandip that's tempting mate I like better than the milltek and cheaper too just don't no if the sound is better I like it loud my self and the milltek ain't really without a silencer so if yours is loud and has a silencer then god it will sound good on full boost emmm might sell will car of road. Can u get same one delivers pal as I no how to fit em thanks
     
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    Changed my mind I'm getting a pipe Werz £450 including fitting for full 3" o yes oval tip nice sandip u got a vid of yours pal ​
     

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