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      12-04-2012, 10:17 PM   #23
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      12-04-2012, 11:39 PM   #25
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Magnaflow catback is deep powerful and does not drone what so ever. PE has more of a "loud" presence, especially at higher rpm's, due to its slightly more raspy/high pitched nature. i like deep and throaty, hence I love my magnaflow
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      12-05-2012, 01:29 AM   #27
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I'll let you guys know if laptorr has something to send to US.
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Magnaflow catback is deep powerful and does not drone what so ever. PE has more of a "loud" presence, especially at higher rpm's, due to its slightly more raspy/high pitched nature. i like deep and throaty, hence I love my magnaflow
any clips of your magnaflow?
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      12-05-2012, 04:34 AM   #29
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The Laptorr is by far the best sounding system for these cars, but A) its hard to get B) Its expensive as shit. Close to 3k last time I checked.

Just go with a PE and be done with it, its a grand, its a bmw part, and it sounds great.

Oh, and btw I could of afforded a 335. I love the ignorance from others.
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My pe exhaust during auto x.




I love it on start up in the garage in the morning. But civilized during normal driving.
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      12-05-2012, 06:38 PM   #31
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Just get PE and you will not regret it.
I did a before/after video of the PE.
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      12-05-2012, 06:42 PM   #32
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Goddamn it! Exactly what I was looking for! I like the deep growl sound of the Magnaflow. Thanks lol.
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Magnaflow sounds pretty damn good!
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Goddamn it! Exactly what I was looking for! I like the deep growl sound of the Magnaflow. Thanks lol.
Maybe I'm crazy but the PE sounds a lot like someone took muffler delete and shifted it up by an octave. I'm surprised it's considered "not too loud". (I do like the sound though)
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Maybe I'm crazy but the PE sounds a lot like someone took muffler delete and shifted it up by an octave. I'm surprised it's considered "not too loud". (I do like the sound though)
Now that you mentioned it, yeah it does lol. As for the PE, it sounded loud to me. Not my cup of tea as I like deeper tone.
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BMW PE hands down. If it's not loud enough, do a secondary cat delete. My BMW PE w/ secondary cat delete was my favorite mod I've done to my car.
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PE. You will be happy.
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Maybe I'm crazy but the PE sounds a lot like someone took muffler delete and shifted it up by an octave. I'm surprised it's considered "not too loud". (I do like the sound though)
Now that you mentioned it, yeah it does lol. As for the PE, it sounded loud to me. Not my cup of tea as I like deeper tone.
I agree. Not too impressed with the PE videos.

I'm looking for deeper throaty exhaust and some volume increase.
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Magnaflow sounds pretty damn good!
Here's magnaflow.
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Goddamn it! Exactly what I was looking for! I like the deep growl sound of the Magnaflow. Thanks lol.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...v=BXyVCBMXp-M#!
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Not too impressed with the PE videos.
Eh? What's not to like?

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Not too impressed with the PE videos.
Eh? What's not to like?

It just doesn't do it for me, especially at a grand.

I'd rather get some non restrictive muffler, some other things such as a res delete and nice fat tips. The 328 is tough. Some things sound great and others sound ricey. The 335 I have yet to hear a bad exhaust note lol.
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It just doesn't do it for me, especially at a grand.

I'd rather get some non restrictive muffler, some other things such as a res delete and nice fat tips. The 328 is tough. Some things sound great and others sound ricey. The 335 I have yet to hear a bad exhaust note lol.
If you want a deep tone, just do a muffler delete. $100, biggest bang for your buck. Personally, I don't like it too muscle car sounding although muffler deletes for NA's do sound decent.
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Try this, afe intake (magnum force) + second cat delete + exhaust of your choice. It's not loud at lower RPM but sounds incredible at higher RPM (from 4k and up).
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