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#218: 11-01-2012, 08:56 PM
 
 hellaGT
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Originally Posted by fahr_side View Post
Yes. I used to run a GDB STi exhaust on a GF wagon with EJ253 swap. It was quite a bit louder than on the donor car. Sounded good, not raspy or anything, but louder than the STi.

I've seen a few GH8 CBEs on 5dr 2.5i Imprezas. The owners say they are louder than stock.

The turbine does a really good job of chopping up sound waves and because of that, the muffler can be less restrictive.
Thanks, I wouldn't mind a bit louder. Just not as loud as most of the aftermarket exhaust set ups so this sounds like what I'm looking for anyway.