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      03-26-2013, 12:42 PM   #1
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Best Sounding Exhaust

a friend of mine is currently searching an exhaust system for his 12' F10 M5

he seeks for:
-as loud as the exhaust can be
-lots of HP gain

currently he ordered akrapovic, but he can still cancel it, since we heard from many people that it doesnt sound that "loud".

thanks,
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a friend of mine is currently searching an exhaust system for his 12' F10 M5

he seeks for:
-as loud as the exhaust can be
-lots of HP gain

currently he ordered akrapovic, but he can still cancel it, since we heard from many people that it doesnt sound that "loud".

thanks,
Dude, this is so subjective...LOL!

Seriously though, if your buddy wants to have something that sings above 4.5K, my vote is still Akra. If he wants something really ballsy below that which is loud, I'd say Meisterschaft or Eisenmann Race.

Forget lots of HP...just not there with the restrictive cats in the downpipes.
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I just pulled my Eisenmann Sport system off and switched to GtHaus Super Light GT with LXR center section, and I definitely wouldn't want to go any louder. It screams to the point that my wife doesn't want to ride in the car any more.
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Dude, this is so subjective...LOL!

Seriously though, if your buddy wants to have something that sings above 4.5K, my vote is still Akra. If he wants something really ballsy below that which is loud, I'd say Meisterschaft or Eisenmann Race.

Forget lots of HP...just not there with the restrictive cats in the downpipes.
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OP, this:

http://f10.m5post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=814414


As an aside, last weekend I was at a 4-way intersection in a small village where there were some people walking around and I revved my RPi GTM to 4,000rpm where a huge crack was suddenly produced. I had my front and rear windows completely down, and it was the very first time I have ever heard a woman scream from being startled by my exhaust! LOLOLOLOLOLLLLLLLL!!!!!

She made a big "AHHHHHH!!!!!" sound from her mouth. I was dying of laughter after I took off from the intersection. You want a level 7 exhaust with cracks as loud as level 10, then call RPi.

The Eisenmann Race is my second favorite though is sounds AMAZING for what it is!

Good luck bro!
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OP, this:

http://f10.m5post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=814414


As an aside, last weekend I was at a 4-way intersection in a small village where there were some people walking around and I revved my RPi GTM to 4,000rpm where a huge crack was suddenly produced. I had my front and rear windows completely down, and it was the very first time I have ever heard a woman scream from being startled by my exhaust! LOLOLOLOLOLLLLLLLL!!!!!

She made a big "AHHHHHH!!!!!" sound from her mouth. I was dying of laughter after I took off from the intersection. You want a level 7 exhaust with cracks as loud as level 10, then call RPi.

The Eisenmann Race is my second favorite though is sounds AMAZING for what it is!

Good luck bro!
I would have paid money to see this!!!! Hooligan!
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I just pulled my Eisenmann Sport system off and switched to GtHaus Super Light GT with LXR center section, and I definitely wouldn't want to go any louder. It screams to the point that my wife doesn't want to ride in the car any more.
wow, how about compared to akrapovic?
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wow, how about compared to akrapovic?
The akra is refined. Not loud.

Go E race or Meister for loud. Or RPI GTM if you're nuts
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I just pulled my Eisenmann Sport system off and switched to GtHaus Super Light GT with LXR center section, and I definitely wouldn't want to go any louder. It screams to the point that my wife doesn't want to ride in the car any more.
Hey congrats mark! Nice move
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lol@ "lots of hp gain"
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I just pulled my Eisenmann Sport system off and switched to GtHaus Super Light GT with LXR center section, and I definitely wouldn't want to go any louder. It screams to the point that my wife doesn't want to ride in the car any more.
have you ever owned an E60 M5 and had an exhaust on that with her in the car?
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there are probably 10 threads in the exhaust section like this....... LOL
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If you want the loudest/meanest exhaust I would say go with the full meistershaft and then straight pipe it and add downpipes.
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there are probably 10 threads in the exhaust section like this....... LOL
+1 Lol, but we are still nice enough to comment
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I have now heard pretty much all options in person.

My favorite-
1. Eisenmann Race rear section only
2. Eisenmann Sport + center pipes
3. Akrapovic EVO
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wow, how about compared to akrapovic?
I park my car right next to another M5 that's running the Akra system. The Gthaus is way louder.
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I park my car right next to another M5 that's running the Akra system. The Gthaus is way louder.
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I park my car right next to another M5 that's running the Akra system. The Gthaus is way louder.

Im thinking of getting the LXR pipe for the M6...... hummmmmm
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Im thinking of getting the LXR pipe for the M6...... hummmmmm



Do it!!
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Do it!!

I will!!!!!!! I wonder what the hp gain might be between the non lxr and lxr'd system? If any??
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I sent an email to GTHAUS asking that very question (do they have any data). No reply yet. I'll let you know what I hear.
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I park my car right next to another M5 that's running the Akra system. The Gthaus is way louder.

Im thinking of getting the LXR pipe for the M6...... hummmmmm
You should definitely get it.. I have the meisterschaft gt with the LXR pipe on my m6 sounds amazing..
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=zvV5evIioYU

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