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      04-12-2012, 01:15 PM   #1
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Another M6 muffler mod

Just got the M6 mufflers put on my stock exhaust system. They definitely sound better than the stock mufflers. I'll post more pics when I get a chance.

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      04-12-2012, 01:48 PM   #2
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wow ! They look brand new. Are they ? If yes, it must have cost you big $$$$
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      04-12-2012, 02:46 PM   #3
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They were on a 08' M6 for 10K miles.
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      04-12-2012, 03:02 PM   #4
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video with sounds would be preferred.
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      04-12-2012, 04:37 PM   #5
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how much are those mufflers and how much was installation?

Video!Video!Video
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      04-12-2012, 06:51 PM   #6
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nice man! we need video clip plz!
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You'll love them! I have it on my car and it's perfect!
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      04-12-2012, 08:13 PM   #8
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nice! not thats going to be 3 satisfied F10 owners with M6 mufflers!
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You'll love them! I have it on my car and it's perfect!
Wait, are these off of the new M6 or the old V10 M6?
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^ 2008 M6 as indicated on earlier post.
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^ 2008 M6 as indicated on earlier post.
Completely missed that. It will be interesting to hear the video comparison between this setup and Lancaster's, as I think he did straight pipes to each muffler (no H / X pipe).
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Completely missed that. It will be interesting to hear the video comparison between this setup and Lancaster's, as I think he did straight pipes to each muffler (no H / X pipe).
I don't think the sound will be that different. I had this setup a year ago with the OEM mid section and from my current
straight pipe setup I can't tell the difference. I kept the piping the same dimension as stock with 2 1/4 inch piping.

Here's a cold start sound clip today. This was taken with my HTC evo so the sound isn't 100%

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Yet another contestant in my pool. M6 vs Meistershaft GTC (ev) vs Vorsteiner. Only problem is mine is a V8 so its not a 1-to-1 sound profile.
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Updated with cold start sound clip. I think it sounds the same as Lacster's.
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this video doesnt show the exhaust sound...
wanna see how it sounds at least before 4rpm
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Im getting mine done next week. Can't wait. Seems like best compromise between stock and aftermarket (no drone). Just trying to figure out if I go full straight pipe or just get the rears mated
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Where's everyone finding these M6 mufflers?!? I want them!
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Where's everyone finding these M6 mufflers?!? I want them!
I jumped on the 6 series forum and just happened to find a guy that was selling them locally.
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Just got the M6 mufflers put on my stock exhaust system. They definitely sound better than the stock mufflers. I'll post more pics when I get a chance.
Noob question: How much custom fabrication is involved?
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      04-16-2012, 06:32 PM   #20
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wonder how it will sound on the 550i...
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yeh same here on the 550
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Anyone have any input on whether this would work on a 2011 528i, just using the driver's side muffler? I have attached an image of the OEM muffler from realoem
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