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Old 06-10-2008, 01:50 PM   #21
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i have a 3" mandrel bent exhaust (turbocharged) with a magnaflow cat and magnaflow oval body muffler (no resonator). i'm very happy with the sound, and ive gotten many compliments... i'm sure your exhaust will sound great.
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Old 06-10-2008, 01:58 PM   #22
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this is my old thread on a similar subject

https://www.miataturbo.net/forum/sho...ight=magnaflow

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Old 06-10-2008, 05:56 PM   #23
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Didn't catch the whole thread, but... With a tuned header, a supercharger pushing air through it, and no turbo to take out the sound, you're going to need a LOT of muffling.... Be prepared to do it twice. :-)

Also, when I built my system, I found there were three levels of muffler that were in the same phyiscal package: straight through, open but with two 180* bends, and an internally baffeled design. I got a straight through, center/center one, and now don't have the "turbo muffler" option, with the two bends. In retrospect, I would have gotten a side/side muffler so I could change to the quieter muffler without rewelding everything.
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Old 06-10-2008, 06:48 PM   #24
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the length and size will quite it down...without a turbo it will still be loud, but it will sound pretty badass. Once you turbo the thing, you'll probably only hear it at WOT. if anything it will have a nice low-bassy tone.
I got bored/impatient and installed my enthuza 3" Turboracer.. HOLY CRAP. It sounds DAMN good, but its like, "Give me a ticket NOW" under acceleration... Needs more turbo!
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