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Old 11-20-13, 04:17 PM   #16
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Old 11-25-13, 08:28 AM   #17
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how much are you asking?

Hmm... 400? Retail is like 1600+ right?
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Old 11-25-13, 08:38 AM   #18
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no update from OP regarding sound clip?
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Old 09-07-14, 11:08 PM   #20
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After struggling for weeks tinkering with my exhaust trying to produce a no drone deep true V6 sound I finally hit the mark.

Stage 1: F-Sport Axle Back (By itself = too much drone, too high pitched for the cabin of a luxury car DD)

Stage 2: Removed secondary cats - Replaced them with Vibrant 12" Bottle Resonators (More flow and more of a rifling V6 sound but still a lot of drone between 2500-3000)

Stage 3: Game changer - Replaced the single stock muffler resonator with a straight through 14" long 6" across Magnaflow muffler (3 mufflers in total you say? YES!)

The result is the way luxury sport sedan should sound. If you have a girlfriend, wife, kids or are just over the high pitched annoying exhaust bit. Do what I have done. Don't think about it, just do it.

Looking for options and appreciate your efforts on this. Having just taken a long road trip down through San Francisco to HWY 1 & back the buzzing of the exhaust when pressed got to be annoying. For example when passing it would sound like a chainsaw but as soon as you let off the gas it would go back it's regular purr. All fine and dandy. The sound really comes through behind the drivers and passengers seat while at the same time pretty much sawing through the beautifully enhanced ML system. Also one can if they pay attention this same buzzing will travel into the floor board vibrating near your feet. How is that good for a premier sound system?
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f-sport too much drone? maybe ur ears a little too overly sensitive
Not at all. My previous RX7 vert had a great sound even my wife liked. This road trip I got "the look" while driving and she has pointed out it's a little loud and I have to agree with her. It's not a muscular throaty sound. To much buzzing imho. may have to look at the RX for inspiration. It'll kill a little HP but having quiet mufflers and HP area an oxymoron I know. Can't have both.

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my fsport doesn't "buzz", maybe something is loose for yours
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