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1996 Volkswagen GTI

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1996 Volkswagen GTI 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual

I got a fix it ticket today on my car I have a intake. Stock everything on the exhaust til after the rear axel. I got it for noise is there any way to quiet it so I can pass. Can I just take off the intake to get it to pass
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Bullshit669
August 24, 2009.




Hi there,

You will need to know if this ticket is for a noisy exhaust or noisy induction, dose it say?

Mark (mhpautos)
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Mhpautos
Aug 24, 2009.
Its for a noisy exhaust he said heard me down the street but its no louder then the rest of the cars out there

Tiny
Bullshit669
Aug 24, 2009.
There is not much you can do I am afraid, if they say it to loud, you may have to replace the muffler, did they do a check with a Dba meter?Or just by ear?

Mark (mhpautos)

Mhpautos
Aug 24, 2009.
Kit was just by ear so a muffler shop can do actual test on it and will that count that it is good if it passes

Tiny
Bullshit669
Aug 24, 2009.
If you can get a legal Dba reading on it and it is with in spec, you won't have a problem, I just think that maybe you got nabbed by some one having a bad day thats all.

Mark (mhpautos)

Mhpautos
Aug 24, 2009.
Thats what I was thinking but I want to cover it just to be safe. Thanks u have been a big help.

Tiny
Bullshit669
Aug 24, 2009.
Good luck with this, thanks for the vote & points, it all helps.

Mark (mhpautos)

Mhpautos
Aug 24, 2009.

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