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Forum: Panamera
Today, 08:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By XLR82XS

It's ok but still lacks aggressive sound. Keep in...

It's ok but still lacks aggressive sound. Keep in mind that turbos act as "mufflers" and reduce sound levels. I had 200-cell cats with aftermarket exhaust and it had a nice rumble at idle but was...
Forum: Panamera
03-14-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By XLR82XS

Increased sound level - but will still have RASP,...

Increased sound level - but will still have RASP, maybe even more pronounced.
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By XLR82XS

Birthday bump.

Birthday bump.
Forum: Panamera
03-08-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By XLR82XS

Re-install the resonator to get rid of that rasp....

Re-install the resonator to get rid of that rasp. For greater depth of sound delete the cats and keep the PSE and resonator. When deleting the cats without ECU calibration I suggest using 02 sensor...
Forum: Panamera
03-08-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By XLR82XS

Tread carefully. There will be increased levels...

Tread carefully. There will be increased levels of drone in the cabin.
Forum: Panamera
03-07-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,882
Posted By XLR82XS

You can obtain a fantastic sound. I did by way of...

You can obtain a fantastic sound. I did by way of cat-delete and Akrapovic exhaust. It sounds glorious!
Forum: Panamera
03-07-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,006
Posted By XLR82XS

BPM.... nice. :cool:

BPM.... nice. :cool:
Forum: Panamera
03-07-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By XLR82XS

I do not have that setup but have heard it - it...

I do not have that setup but have heard it - it sounds great. In addition to turbo spool and power, cat removal really wakes these cars up sound wise.
Forum: Panamera
03-05-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,006
Posted By XLR82XS

MINT it obviously was not. Some people's idea of...

MINT it obviously was not. Some people's idea of MINT is far from what an enthusiast would consider a great well-maintained example.
Forum: Panamera
03-05-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,202
Posted By XLR82XS

SAMCO does not make anything but I do know of...

SAMCO does not make anything but I do know of this option:

https://www.fabspeed.com/porsche-970-panamera-turbo-turbo-s-stainless-steel-intercooler-pipe/
Forum: Panamera
03-05-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,006
Posted By XLR82XS

I'm surprised the original owner did not invest...

I'm surprised the original owner did not invest in PPF especially on a black car! Paint chips are terrible and I even have some above the PPF on the rear doors of my PTT. These cars curves really...
Forum: Panamera
03-05-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,006
Posted By XLR82XS

Congrats! I love those wheels. Enjoy it in great...

Congrats! I love those wheels. Enjoy it in great health - these cars (GTS & Turbo) are such a blast to drive and really sound and feel phenomenal.
Forum: Panamera
03-05-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By XLR82XS

Yes. A skilled tech can get a tap in there to...

Yes. A skilled tech can get a tap in there to thread a new hole without removing the engine. If 1 or 2 are broken then yes, it is likely to suffice and seal enough without leak issues. My advice if...
Forum: Panamera
03-05-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By XLR82XS

It does but the tips will stick out farther if a...

It does but the tips will stick out farther if a 970.1 system is used on a 970.2.
Forum: Panamera
03-04-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 809
Posted By XLR82XS

Rhonda rocks! :)

Rhonda rocks! :)
Forum: Panamera
03-04-2019, 08:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,718
Posted By XLR82XS

Maybe due to the oil in the element. Go with AEM...

Maybe due to the oil in the element. Go with AEM dry-flow or AFE power. (no oil)
Forum: Panamera
03-04-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By XLR82XS

I have had YEARS of experience with exhaust...

I have had YEARS of experience with exhaust systems and can comment on Akrapovic as I do own a PTT with it. (Evolution - newest design) I absolutely LOVE it and the lack of weight is superb. It...
Forum: Panamera
03-04-2019, 08:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By XLR82XS

Each car is different - some people get lucky. I...

Each car is different - some people get lucky. I ran into the same issue with multiple GT-Rs studs when installing downpipes. Brand new cars and cars with higher mileage.
Forum: 991 Turbo
03-02-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,648
Posted By XLR82XS

Agreed. Porsche -- there is no substitute.

Agreed. Porsche -- there is no substitute.
Forum: Panamera
03-02-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By XLR82XS

Removal of the mounting studs is tricky as the...

Removal of the mounting studs is tricky as the tend to snap when force is applied. See here studs with nuts in place: https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3752/9712924960_e40768f091_h.jpg
Take care when...
Forum: Panamera
03-02-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,451
Posted By XLR82XS

I was advised to NOT use any spray wax or instant...

I was advised to NOT use any spray wax or instant detailer type products. I have yet to have any swirls with Ceramic Pro after ~2 years. Granted it may be due to zero winter weather exposure since I...
Forum: Panamera
03-01-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,451
Posted By XLR82XS

I had the PTT paint corrected and ceramic coated...

I had the PTT paint corrected and ceramic coated in 2017. In addition the glass and brake calipers were coated as well. Well worth it! No swirls in the paint from touching, washing, debris, etc.......
Forum: Panamera
03-01-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By XLR82XS

You will enjoy that setup. DP install IS a PAIN....

You will enjoy that setup. DP install IS a PAIN. If the car sees and winter weather be prepared to replace broken studs in the turbos.
Forum: Panamera
02-26-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By XLR82XS

I have cat-less FVD downpipes and they really do...

I have cat-less FVD downpipes and they really do open the car up. They are in conjunction with Akrapovic Evo exhaust and it really sounds incredible. Your's sound excellent as well with the OEM PSE.
Forum: Panamera
02-24-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,112
Posted By XLR82XS

It will not unless piping ID is larger than 3"....

It will not unless piping ID is larger than 3". TechArt Sport system has now been removed from my car if anyone is looking for a deal on a great sounding exhaust. Listing is in the for sale section.
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