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Exhaust Tips

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by scalfee90, Nov 15, 2011.

  1. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:10 PM
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    scalfee90

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    Why do a pair of 12 inch tips cost as much as a new muffler? They are priced at like $30 a piece. Maybe since they are in huge demand?
     
  2. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:10 PM
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    Link to tips?
     
  3. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:11 PM
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    get a whistle tip
     
  4. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:11 PM
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    It's a discouragement technique :)
     
  5. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:11 PM
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    There's a huge demand for exhaust tips?
     
  6. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:13 PM
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  7. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:14 PM
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    $421.27 for exhaust tips. "These giant Grand Rock exhaust stacks will improve your truck’s performance with increased horsepower, torque and fuel economy. Turn heads and make people sit up and take notice. Smoke will never be the same!" Sound like a load of braaaaaaap to me.:D
     
  8. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:15 PM
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    Well I asked a guy at the muffler shop he says they constantly go through them because people want them replaced from blemishing and rust etc, and not to mention people coming in for a new exhaust.
     
  9. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:16 PM
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    srsly though OP...While I wouldnt pay $1 for one...I dont see $30 as being unreasonable
     
  10. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:17 PM
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    Well I can buy them all day long for 10 or 15 I was just wondering why so much online? I thought I would find even better prices
     
  11. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:17 PM
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    I cut my exhaust tip off with a sawzall
     
  12. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:18 PM
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    so you can buy them for $10...but youre complaining on TW about them being $30

    cmon dude
     
  13. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:18 PM
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    me too
     
  14. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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    lol, angry?
     
  15. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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  16. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:21 PM
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    Just thought it looked cleaner with no exhaust piping showing at all.
     
  17. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:23 PM
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    IDK i was bored. I'm getting the ones the muffler shop puts on this friday when i get the flowmaster, lol
     
  18. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:26 PM
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    Yeah, some trucks just look better without tips
     
  19. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:28 PM
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  20. Nov 15, 2011 at 5:30 PM
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    lol i might make that decision with a sawzall
     
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