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    in need of a new back box

    hello. i will be purchasing a new rear back box on my mk4 as mine is on the way out. was looking at a 2.5 inch tailpipe or 3 inch pipe. what do people suggest? and if they have any pics please post some so i can have a look.
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    tried many tailpipes but ended up with a good old irmscher
    not the best pick resprayed the 2nd half of the box black and used shorter rubbers since

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    i have got one forsale its second hand but never got round to fitting it and now going to get rid of car, so dont no how it sounds tho its a cobra twin pipe.

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    How big are the tail pipes mate? I'm after round pipes not ovals btw, but thanks for posting the pic

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    I'll get a picture up when I finished work

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    3" on gsi pal

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    3 inch single looks good.. damn, i just dont know what size or shape to go for, or i pay an extra 70quid to get one custom made......??

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