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Straight out the back! 149 21.44%
Downward behind tires? 546 78.56%
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Old 5th-June-2009, 01:42 AM   #1
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Exhaust exit poll - straight out the back or behind the rear tires?

Which do you prefer and why?
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Old 5th-June-2009, 08:21 AM   #2
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Over the axle, because the drone is obnoxious when the exhaust exits under the car.

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Old 5th-June-2009, 09:01 AM   #3
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I've got mine coming out right behind the rear tires on each side . I like the look and sound.Don't like the noise under me I like it as far behind me as possible.Guess I'm getting old.
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Old 5th-June-2009, 09:45 AM   #4
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Behind the rears....It was cheaper..........
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Old 5th-June-2009, 09:51 AM   #5
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Oh, I see. Yes, over the axle, but I like it behind the tires. Straight out the back looks a little hillbilly to me. It "tucks" better that way.
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Old 5th-June-2009, 12:27 PM   #6
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Behind the rear wheels. Out the back looks redneck.... of course, some people want it to look redneck...
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Old 5th-June-2009, 12:38 PM   #7
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depends. mine goes out the back on my SS, but they are tucked up real close, and can barely see them. they curve down at the tip.

I agree with the others though, I don't like it straight out below the bumper.
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What I truly like is called tuck and dump!

They turn down and dump right at the rear bumper, and face the ground at a angle.

You can't see the pipes until the very end.

Takes a good muffler man to do this.

Mine dump behind the rear wheel, 3 inch pipe is not going all the way to the back, does cause some unwanted sound!

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Old 5th-June-2009, 12:44 PM   #9
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Behind the rear wheels. Out the back looks redneck.... of course, some people want it to look redneck...

So if you don't like it! It's a automatic redneck?

Say Yankee boy!!!
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What I truly like is called tuck and dump!

They turn down and dump right at the rear bumper, and face the ground at a angle.

You can't see the pipes until the very end.

Takes a good muffler man to do this.

Mine dump behind the rear wheel, 3 inch pipe is not going all the way to the back, does cause some unwanted sound!

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Old 5th-June-2009, 12:50 PM   #11
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Headers straight into turn downs right under the front seats Loud? well yeah but who cares
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I have mine coming out right behind my wheels on. I like the look and the sound.
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im about to get new pipes installed soon and im gonna get them behind the tires, i like the look of them all the way back as well but i dont know haha
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Mine will be behind the tire. Currently dumped at the axle. I like Al's tuck and dump too, but it is tricky past the rear wheel well on third gens.
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Straight out back does not look good on a gen 3.
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