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Straight Pipes and Back Pressure

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Old 08-02-2010, 01:51 PM
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I was thinking about putting 3" straight pipes from a header w/o a cat on my R53. Do you think it's going to affect the back pressure so much that is saps some of my power from my low end?

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Old 08-02-2010, 08:35 PM
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yes I broke my pipes pre resonator and the car ran like crap add the huge 3" pipes it'll run worse
 
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Old 08-03-2010, 10:32 AM
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ok, thanks man. Any one have any sugestions on what diamater pipes/system is optimal, looking to improve low end.
 
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