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      11-18-2012, 10:38 PM   #1
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Why are custom exhausts cheaper and if I want to get a custom magnaflow exhaust for my 2007 BMW z4 3.0si coupe how much would that cost
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      11-19-2012, 12:46 PM   #2
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cheaper because of the name and perhaps the quality, unsure of pricing every shop is different, are you talking just muffler?
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      12-07-2012, 09:28 PM   #3
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Mostly due to name brand, ease of "bolt on", fitment, etc.

Magnaflow is just as good (hell most companies use their mufflers for their kits). I plan on going with a custom magnaflow setup soon. I had one on my 325i and my buddy did a setup on his 330i.

Or you could just do what I did to my M3 and go straight pipes and scare the shit out of everyone! lol
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yeah its brand name, plus you're paying for research and development

with a custom exhaust, you're paying for the research and development
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As with most mods, go with what you like and what fits your budget + intent of use. Try not to let others tell you what you should/shouldn't do to YOUR car
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