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Old 11-25-2006, 08:06 PM   #1
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Default Exhausts: RSR Exmag vs Tanabe Super Medallion

Looking at buying a new system for my 1990 civic si. Just wondering which is best bang for buck.

Here are my choices:

RS-R Exmag Street Performance Catback Exhaust System
Sale Price : 1988-91 Honda CRX $549.00




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Tanabe Super Medallion - Hyper Spec

88-91 civic/crx

$489.00


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Old 11-25-2006, 08:21 PM   #2
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or Thermal R&D ?

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What size piping are they ?
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Old 11-25-2006, 08:39 PM   #4
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so many to choose. here's a racetech exhaust:




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Old 11-25-2006, 08:41 PM   #5
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What size piping are they ?
I like the RS-R but I don't like the I.D of the piping
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Ansa Cat back $130

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What size piping are they ?
lol you still havent answered what size piping they are. Also where did you find that ansa catback at?
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I have read a lot of good things about Tanabe. I am looking at the Super Medallion for my B16 swap. For my application, N/A tuning a B16A2, I am thinking any exhaust with a high flow cat and 2.5" pipe is going to work nicely. I've heard that if you want to go to forced induction then 3" pipe becomes relevant. As for D series motors I don't know what pipe diameter they call for, that's the first thing I would research.
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so many to choose. here's a racetech exhaust:



I like this, what is the price?
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Tanabe HM
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Old 11-26-2006, 07:27 AM   #11
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I like this, what is the price?
its on ebay Approximately US $560.14

http://cgi.ebay.com/Honda-CRX-...wItem
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Old 11-26-2006, 07:31 AM   #12
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Also where did you find that ansa catback at?

found it on ebay

http://cgi.ebay.com/88-89-90-9...wItem
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Old 11-26-2006, 07:34 AM   #13
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found it on ebay

<A HREF="http://cgi.ebay.com/88-89-90-91-Civic-Hatch-CRX-Axle-Back-Exhaust-System-NR_
W0QQitemZ180055572165QQihZ008QQcategoryZ33630QQrdZ 1QQcmdZViewItem" TARGET="_blank">http://cgi.ebay.com/88-89-90-9...wItem</A>
I may buy this.
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i would go with the rsr, all i have ever heard is good things. i have a trust/greddy, and love it though. i would avoid ebay exhaust
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its on ebay Approximately US $560.14

http://cgi.ebay.com/Honda-CRX-...wItem
ooohh i like the twin tips on this one, but only 51mm(~2inches) piping? seems kinda small esp if you want to boost, but good for a stock w/bolt ons d/d i guess.

i asked this in another forum but got no answer, how does the sound on the RSR compare to the Super Medallion?
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i've got the rsr, but in black... i love it nice & quiet & has 60mm piping which is 2.362**** inces... so its smaller than 2.5 & biger than 2.25 i like it & its low key & no bling bling... i heard it sounds really nice w/ a b16 though
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If you are running N/A and have no plans on going turbo, go with an RS*R. You will like it.
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looks alot like this pic i got years ago. looks great, too bad they are ~2 inch piping and in england

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that looks good too bad it is only about 2 in. and in england. rsr or tanabe are good products. custom is good too.
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Why you make these threads it's not like your going to get either one.
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Why you make these threads it's not like your going to get either one.
Why are you so retarded ?
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Why are you so retarded ?
Why are you so retarded ?
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This is the axleback i have and i love it, not a catback, but it sounds good, not too loud and it looks really clean
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i like the RS*R...but i do like the dual ansa too
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Go with the RS-R No love for the old hks system?
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