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      09-12-2013, 04:27 PM   #1
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Running on stage2 for ESS and everything else is stock.

looking for some further tune ups but wondering which option will be better.

1.AR catted DP + FMIC

or

2.Eisenmann full exhaust
(I personally don't like how they sound, but looking for some HP gains)

orrrrr

3.meisterschaft end exhaust
(just for the sound)
FYI, how they sound:
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      09-12-2013, 05:29 PM   #2
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AR CATLESS DP + FMIC is gonna give you bang for the buck.
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      09-12-2013, 05:38 PM   #3
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AR CATLESS DP + FMIC is gonna give you bang for the buck.
Isn't there any error code shows up with catless?
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      09-12-2013, 05:47 PM   #4
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Nope, the tune will take care of that. Go with the catless and FMIC, great gains and car will stay cooler.
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      09-12-2013, 09:25 PM   #5
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dp will get you a nice sound from your stock exhaust. i went ar dp fmic route.
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      09-12-2013, 10:20 PM   #6
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AR CATLESS DP + FMIC is gonna give you bang for the buck.
+1

These parts are quite tempting, especially the FMIC since intake air charge temps increase a lot with just a few pulls to redline
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      09-13-2013, 03:15 AM   #7
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Since you already run stg2 adding dp and fmic won't make that much of a difference on the power band, you'll just have a greater level of consistency making that power due to the lower temps on iat and egt and a deeper sound of course. If you track your car they are a necessity otherwise I wouldn't pocket out.

Imo the best sound on our cars is produced with catless dp and stock exhaust but the looks of a quad is great. I 'm not very helpful I suppose .
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      09-13-2013, 07:39 AM   #8
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Anymore clips of the Meistershaft GTS? - That clip looks like it was done in Hong Kong so the sound is artificially enhanced by the tall buildings.
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I was in the same position like yourself, and I ve recently ordered catless dp.. Everybody in here says that they sound really nice with stock mufflers, deep and throaty.. + many hp gains with it as well.. A bigger intercooler would def. help for more agressive tunes..
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Anymore clips of the Meistershaft GTS? - That clip looks like it was done in Hong Kong so the sound is artificially enhanced by the tall buildings.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=IGU3T15Y3S0
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      09-13-2013, 11:01 AM   #11
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This seems like a no brainer unless you really don't want the extra power. But I'd go DP + FMIC
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