Pypes Violator and X Pipe - Pontiac G8 Forum: G8 Forums - G8Board.com
Exhaust Tech Headers, Catbacks, Mufflers, lack of mufflers

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-01-2012, 09:44 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 1
Question Pypes Violator and X Pipe

Has anyone installed the Pypes Violator axle back mufflers and replaced mid muffler with X-Pipe? How loud is exhaust with this set-up and does it reduce drone?
dgfarrelly is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-01-2012, 10:09 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Northeast
Posts: 1,777
First off welcome. As for your post, yes, it's been done, it will be loud and pypes will drone. I suspect x pipe won't help much at all, even a muffled one. Exhaust tone / drone etc is a personal preference.

BTW, using the search on this page found 30 different treads with the string "pypes violator", several likely have sound clips.... have a look.

9.5 RPM (Red Passion Metallic) Sport /Premium
ICOM 208H
"Experience is what you get when you didn't get what you wanted."- unknown

All it takes is a little imagination, some mechanical ability, and neighbors who mind their own business. -red green

<img src=http://www.g8board.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic9701_2.gif border=0 alt= />
JCMG8 is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-01-2012, 11:18 PM
Senior Member
 
fengstang's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Houston, Tx
Posts: 455
My ex car owner had this set up with Kooks Mids - Kooks HFC - Magnaflow Tru-x and Pypes. She said her family celebrated the day she changed them out. Pretty loud I must say....

No it does not reduce drone. You need J-Pipe.

Welcome to the board.

MGMARHSOLOSQUASHNITTOPROCHARGERBLOWN BY JESSIKA
fengstang is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-02-2012, 11:59 AM
Senior Member
 
iisme13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: DFW
Posts: 562
Welcome. And yes it does get loud and drone. I have pacesetter longtubes no cats xpipe and pypes mufflers. Ill post video up later
****edit***

http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q85/iisme13/FFD5D0E6-DF06-4035-AEAA-AF06BE6E1CF5-2804-0000023FE0C5175A.mp4

Sent from my iPhone using AutoGuide.com App

09 VE SS-V
Performance:
404ci Lunati Crank and Rods, Wiseco Pistons,TSP 235/239,Dallas performance LSA Heads, Yank 3600SS Stall

Appearance: SS-V conversion/ Brembo's/ XXR 522's/tein springs/ HSV gauges

Old Numbers 378hp/365tq
New numbers 501rwhp\467rwtq

Last edited by iisme13; 12-02-2012 at 12:09 PM.
iisme13 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Pontiac G8 Forum: G8 Forums - G8Board.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome