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Old 04-22-2002   #1
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I think I've found the dumbest most riciest product EVER....

This thing is killing me. I'll say this is worse than the windshield washer lights, the tire valve cap lights and even the crappy non-apc altezzas... Worst Part Ever
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$140

that should help me eliminate all the competition[IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG]
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wait till a digital one comes out[IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG][IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG][IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG][IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG]
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i have one of those they rock, great sound when ever you want it.

btw, j/k
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my dad has something similar on his chopper (its not a chopper but its a big bike..maybe a cruiser?). you twists some bolts and the exhaust note changes. its good for when you're in areas with noise restrictions.
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It is also good if you are at the track and want to bypass your entire cat back for more power. Just hook up a y pipe with that thing on the other end, and open it to go wild, hahah. Peace
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bad product but jc whitney is a pretty good company
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So then I should send it back???
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why is that such a bad product? you have control over how loud your exhaust is, when you want it........if you want it loud, you open up the valve, if you want it quite, and a lil more low end torque, you close it up...

things ike that are used in domestics all the time

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Actually I wouldn't call that ricey. Really it sounds like a good product. I mean sometimes you just don't want that loud exhaust note and sometimes you do.
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wat will they think of next? square tires?
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Can I get a guage to hook up with that??? [IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG][IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG][IMG]i/expressions/laugh2.gif[/IMG]
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how the heck does it work?... i don't see how it can tone down your extaust.... something to do with the trottle?
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<< Actually I wouldn't call that ricey. Really it sounds like a good product. I mean sometimes you just don't want that loud exhaust note and sometimes you do. >>



i agree, whats so ricey about that?? if you have respect for others and arent always looking to be mowing the street with your lawnmower, why not? If its 2 in the morning and youre going through a quiet neighborhood, it would be nice to be polite and lower the sound. tell me how the led washer lights are more practical and i will accept this is more ricey than those.
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how can it harm your engine? come on now.....lets think here, all it is doing is restricting or unrestircting exhaust air flow.....think w/ your minds ppl!
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In the olden days there were exhaust cutouts. Either the exhaust went out the regular pipe or out the side pipe with no muffler or anything. Cost about $10 with a cable and stuff. After you run it for a while the heat freezes the valve and you are stuck with it wherever it was set at the time or you replace your exhaust pipe and throw the gizmo away.
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Ok, some people are ignorent, lol. There is somethin exactly like this on the '95 Dodge Stealth TT's. its goes from touring to performance. Its a very good idea, quiets your exhaust when needed!
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Maybe that's why they call it a stealth.
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oh my god, i cant believe you guys. that valve goes behind the cat. its different than an open track y. this thing goes right in line with your pipe. now think, your engine even at idle, is constantly putting out gases at an amazing rate. youre gonna put something that blocks those gases from excaping freely. the only thing that dumba$$ thing is gonna do is build more pressure inside your engine, header, and downpipe. over time, that cant be good. simple. real simple. and if you want a quiet exhaust keep your oem. christ.
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I say we all go buy one.... Hey tunable exhaust


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What are they gonna come up with next? Seems like everyday theres some new, totally unnecessary product out there. And people actually buy this stuff. I don't understand it. To each's own; I guess...
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Do they still sell "exhaust whisltles"?
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thats is a wack thing to put on your car.. thats what i have to say
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