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i was interested in getting the catted x pipe by bassani from brenspeed for my gt. anyone have this and did it give any horsepower gain? was it difficult to install? sound good? i have to get the catted ones cause i happen to live in one of the 2 friggin counties in indiana,out of about 60 friggin counties in this state, that still have the damn emissions testing bs. and they get stricter every year! brenspeed says i can pass emissions with these pipes but im not so sure. any info would be great.
 

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the x does make some power,has a bit of a raspy sound to it.....in my opinon worth the money...and it should pass emmissions just fine....
 

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yes i have the stock pipe on there now.
 

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i put an o/r x pipe on my 88....im so gald i did it...i felt a big diff in power..reved faster,sounded better...and just overall better performance..its a good mod
 

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i have the sct tuner i got from brenspeed, can i tune for this mod with it?
 

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I didn't get a DTC with my x setup Mark and just used the standard tune on the SCT-X3 when I added the JLT CAI (when I still had it that is), leaving the O2 sensors "as is".

BTW, as an Indiana resident myself, I feel your pain rifleman :sadcry:
 

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I didn't get a DTC with my x setup Mark and just used the standard tune on the SCT-X3 when I added the JLT CAI (when I still had it that is), leaving the O2 sensors "as is".

BTW, as an Indiana resident myself, I feel your pain rifleman :sadcry:
Just wondering what type or brand of x-pipe do you have?
 

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No, there's no appreciable loss.
Thats good. I've read countless posts on the x-pipe and get mixed ideas on the expectations as far as feel behind the wheel is concerned. I am planning to order my CAI/Tuner next month and am considering a spice in x-pipe with it. Not concerned about exhaust note, just want more power and torque to pull the 3:31 gearing better.
 

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Thats good. I've read countless posts on the x-pipe and get mixed ideas on the expectations as far as feel behind the wheel is concerned. I am planning to order my CAI/Tuner next month and am considering a spice in x-pipe with it. Not concerned about exhaust note, just want more power and torque to pull the 3:31 gearing better.
Have you considered a gear swap?
 

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i got my catted x pipe on today. i went with the magnaflow one cause it resembles the stock pipe alot so when the nazi emissions gal climbs under there next march with her magnifying glass and finger print kit to see if i got cats, it will look stock. it sounds alot higher pitched than the h pipe but it still sounds good. feels a little more powerful but not too much. a couple more horses cant be a bad thing!!!
 
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