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    i'm changing the back bumper on my 2001 e46 316ti compact and the new bumper has an exhaust gap almost twice the size of the standard bumper meaning my exhaust is going too look pretty pathetic on the middle of that gap!

    therefore i'm now thinking i may change the back box for a twin pipe or maybe even get a full system from the cat back.

    only thing is i don't want to have issues with power loss, i don't want it to be so loud you can hear it from 5 miles away and i don't want to spend a bomb!

    with that in mind what are my options??

    longlife have quoted me £299 for a cat back system including VAT and fitting.. but i've been told there "car specific manufactured" exhausts are poor so what are peoples experiences of different exhaust systems?
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    any better Stk? ?
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    Ok I'll show you how it's done
     
     

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    Done...
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by StK View Post
    Done...
    I would recommend a scorpion exhaust-Motech Mike one of our vendors does them and he'll even throw in a 15% discount too I'll get the link now
     
     

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    what did you change?
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    I have had Jetex in the past, very good quality and not too loud
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by StK View Post
    I would recommend a scorpion exhaust-Motech Mike one of our vendors does them and he'll even throw in a 15% discount too I'll get the link now
    are scorpions any good?? i've got too be honest i haven't exactly heard good things about them
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    http://www.bimmerforums.co.uk/forum/...ust-rrp-t7652/


    Your title said 2001 e46 BUT it should read 2001 E46 316ti....
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by StK View Post
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    Your title said 2001 e46 BUT it should read 2001 E46 316ti....
    ahhh silly me. cheers mate
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