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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-03-04, 02:51 AM Thread Starter
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XY GT/HO exhausts

Just a query on the size, and details of the exhaust size of the xy gt and ho exhausts, i read they they were all initally recalled because they were too loud? reason is , im trying to decide if the gt exhaust will suit my ute (yes another bloody fako xy gt ute) and im only 17 years old and silly so i want it to be loud. any suggestions guys?
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Re: XY GT/HO exhausts

Check the discussion pages at www.falcongtclub.org someone will know the part number.

The standard GT exhaust isnt "loud" though, its more of a deep rumble, no crackle at all. So not sure if thats what your after. It only actually gets a note to it at about 4000rpm plus

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Re: XY GT/HO exhausts

A twin 2 1/2 system should just about do it.
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Re: XY GT/HO exhausts

Try to get the pipes in stainless makes any engine sound better than with mild steel.

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-05-04, 01:35 AM Thread Starter
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Re: XY GT/HO exhausts

twin 2 and 1/2, stainless, sounds allright to me.
is that mandrell bent?
a stainless steel mandrell bent system w\ new extractors would be the go, ive heard pacemakers are pretty popular?
any rough pricing on the above? (the complete system), i know it will be expencive, but i might as well do it right.
thanks for your help guys, it is really appreciated
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Re: XY GT/HO exhausts

H&M headers are the ONLY way to go unless you have custom made pipes
as they still make the PH3 type
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