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rikky

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Post #1
what standard centre/backboxes are people using that aren’t dreadful quality?

I heard Klarius are pants although I had one years ago that was ok Unsure

that said, if I could find a nice looking 2.5” system that wasn’t too obnoxious I’d look at that.

I had a 3” magnex years ago, backbox looked visually perfect but overall was too noisy

anyone got suggestions or photos of a similar setup?

aiming for quieter rather than noisy

edit: I notice spoox do a 2” bore system by Piper - anyone got a fitted photo of it? actually I think the box would still be 3-3.5”

link: https://spoox.co.uk/p/2475-peugeot-306-gti-6-rallye-s-s-exhaust-system.html

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Posted 8th May 2021 at 08:42
Joep

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Post #2
I have the following fitted:

XSI with RFS engine:
S/S Decat - S/S straight tube - Sebring backbox
To loud for a true daily, bit raspy. With cat and midbox nice sound.

S16 (RFS) for track:
S/S Decat - mild steel straight tube - Remus backbox
To loud for a true daily, very raspy.

GTi6:
OEM cat - S/S Ragazzon cat-back system (straight tube, sports back box)
Awesome sound, but at approx 3000 rpm some people experience a bit of a drone. I don’t.

If you want to get close to OEM I would go for Walker. Absolutely not Bosal. Unless you want to change the whole system every year.

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Posted 8th May 2021 at 09:05
rudolf

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Post #3
I got Walker and it looks and sounds just like OEM

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Posted 8th May 2021 at 18:16
rikky

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Post #4
rudolf wrote:
I got Walker and it looks and sounds just like OEM


where did you get it from?

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Posted 9th May 2021 at 00:15
alcon

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Post #5
Autodoc - £127.03 for Walker back box only. No sign of the other parts

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Posted 9th May 2021 at 19:04
S8-Tom

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Post #6
MTS are also a good choice for OEM looks and sound.

Mid



Cat


Cat & mid


Back


The backbox was on the car when I got it and was full of condensation as it'd been sat for a long time. Drilled a hole to drain and then stuck a rivet in to blank the hole. Back box has now got a small blow so needs replacing.

Bought the mid and cat to match the backbox and haven't been disappointed. You can see the size of the MTS cat against the cheap EEC version that came off, not up to OE girth but about as good as it gets.

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Posted 10th May 2021 at 14:29
Carl GTI

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Post #7
Cut the middle box out and weld a pipe in. You get a deeper, crisper exhaust note without any extra volume surprisingly
Posted 10th May 2021 at 19:32
rudolf

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Post #8
alcon wrote:
Autodoc - £127.03 for Walker back box only. No sign of the other parts


Front pipe from them also:

https://www.autodoc.co.uk/walker/1007965

£66.12

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R Reg Nile standard spec written off then repaired
X Reg Astor in need of TLC
R Reg Nile to restore
Set of Lions to fit.
Posted 10th May 2021 at 23:02
davidmartin

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Post #9
S8-Tom wrote:
MTS are also a good choice for OEM looks and sound.


Just got one of these put on, had to wait 5 weeks for it but well worth the wait, I can hear the radio again Thumbs up

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Posted 2nd Oct 2021 at 10:40
welshpug!

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Location: Bigend, Wales.

Registered: 27 Mar 2007

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Post #10
rudolf wrote:
alcon wrote:
Autodoc - £127.03 for Walker back box only. No sign of the other parts


Front pipe from them also:

https://www.autodoc.co.uk/walker/1007965

£66.12


thats a middle box not front pipe, front pipe has the cat in it

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Posted 2nd Oct 2021 at 12:43
welshpug!

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Post #11
Carl GTI wrote:
Cut the middle box out and weld a pipe in. You get a deeper, crisper exhaust note without any extra volume surprisingly


only if your middle box is shagged already.

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Posted 2nd Oct 2021 at 12:44

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