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      09-26-2011, 08:18 PM   #1
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Can someone do a cat delete in the area?

So.. all the shops in my area are all pretty legit... no one knows anyone near Island County that has their own shop or at least has the minimum tool requirements...

Just looking to get my secondary cats removed... i don't know if there's a straight pipe bolt-on you can get for the setup so i'm assuming it's a cut and weld job.

I stay in Oak Harbor but i'm willing to travel to the Seattle/bellevue area if you can do quality work.

**please no names of shops posted here - don't want anyone under investigation. If you know a place, just send me a PM**

if you're interested, contact me either here or by PM with how much $ you'd do the job for... (hopefully looking at $150-$200)

Maybe i'm not seeing the difficulty in this, as far as i see... measure and write down: 10minutes at most, unbolt: 3minutes, cut off cats: 2mintues, cut and bend stainless steel pipe to measured specs: 30 minutes, weld in place 30minutes at most, bolt back on: 10 minutes at most... material costs should be minimal... it's stainless steel that's typically kept at all muffler shops...
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      09-27-2011, 10:47 AM   #2
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nobody knows anyone, eh?
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      09-27-2011, 11:41 AM   #3
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sorry don't know anyone, but i would like some pancakes!

i would ask maybe dan's fast? i heard they do some custom work and some great work.
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      09-27-2011, 11:43 AM   #4
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where's this? (i sent you a PM about that BMW PBX)
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Dan fast would not do it, i asked before.
most shop would install a catless exhaust but not to cut off your current exhaust set.
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      09-27-2011, 02:22 PM   #6
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okay... still looking then i guess... maybe someone at the meet will know?
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      09-27-2011, 03:15 PM   #7
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From my experience dan fast wont touch anything to do with cats.
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okay... i understand Dan Fast wont do anyting with cats... thanks...
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      09-27-2011, 05:52 PM   #9
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are you sure? i could tell you again.
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well... for the sake of it... does Dan Fast do cat deletes? O_o?
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      09-27-2011, 06:50 PM   #11
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no!

lol sorry i am no help, but the only shop that said ok to do a catless dp for me no longer exists o.0 and even so, it was because i knew them well.

what i have seen people do, is basically DIY it but find/hire a guy that does welding and having him come in and just cut the piece off and weld on a straight pipe.
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well actually it wasnt a cat removal, it was adding an electric cut out, but dan fast wouldnt do it since the exhaust no longer has a cat on it... but some guy you hire to weld some pipe together wont be as likely to be afraid of getting in trouble.
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no!

lol sorry i am no help, but the only shop that said ok to do a catless dp for me no longer exists o.0 and even so, it was because i knew them well.

what i have seen people do, is basically DIY it but find/hire a guy that does welding and having him come in and just cut the piece off and weld on a straight pipe.
.... getting someone to do it wouldn't technically be a DIY... it'd be a "GSETDIFY: Get Someone Else To Do It For You" hahaha
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okay... i understand Dan Fast wont do anyting with cats... thanks...


PM'ed.
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      09-28-2011, 01:32 AM   #15
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yeah yeah i know but its more DIY than a shop hehe
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UPDATE: Found someone to do the job for $300... can anyone beat this before Monday 18OCT?
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      09-29-2011, 05:28 PM   #17
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problem solved! ^__^ got a job set up for <$200 in Everette!
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problem solved! ^__^ got a job set up for <$200 in Everette!
Is with a metal thief?
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Is with a metal thief?
LOL, that's highly possible with the amount of shady people up in Everett

Otherwise, Speedware or Motoring Unlimited will probably take on a job like this.
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cats???

may i ask you what happened to your cats???? i am looking to buy secondary cats??? please let me know
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may i ask you what happened to your cats???? i am looking to buy secondary cats??? please let me know
i left them at the shop in Everett... i can probably call him pick them up... would you give me $50 for them?
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