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Old 25th June 2012
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This might be a deal breaker...I dont know if I trust myself enough to try it.
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This might be a deal breaker...I dont know if I trust myself enough to try it.

It's really very simple once you understand how to do it. If anyone needs help, PM me.
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Old 26th June 2012
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thanks, I really appreciate it.
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Old 26th June 2012
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For those of you with the rear valence part#32025847, how wide across does the exhaust cutout measure? I think this is going to be my next enhancement to my car. I already have an aftermarket rear muffler, so if I went the exposed tip route I would have to buy a new tip and re-jig the fitment of the exhaust.
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Old 26th June 2012
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Whenever my car gets here this badboy is going on. I'm super excited.
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Whenever my car gets here this badboy is going on. I'm super excited.
And where is your car??
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Old 27th June 2012
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I'm in WA but my car is getting shipped from MI probably sometime this week.
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This might be a deal breaker...I dont know if I trust myself enough to try it.
It's very easy to do once you understand how the part fits. Just take it slow and you will have no problems.
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Old 28th June 2012
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Ok, so finally got a break in the weather and a chance to get this fitted.

Thought it might be of interest to see the effect on a Snow Silver car
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Ok, so finally got a break in the weather and a chance to get this fitted.

Thought it might be of interest to see the effect on a Snow Silver car
Looks good! Time for a new muffler!
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So, I was pretty bummed when I found out that the ever loved decor kit around here (12793160) wasn't compatible with the bumpers of the MY-08s and up.

After searching high and low for the "correct" piece (32025847), I was finally able to snag one.

Going to throw a Magnaflow 14816 on her shortly thereafter.



This is what happens when you think to yourself that you shoulda bought an Aero or a TX.

(P.S. That BSR badge clearly adds 4hp at the wheels, y'all should look into it.)

Where did you get that part? I am looking myself to do this.
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Old 14th October 2013
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So, I was pretty bummed when I found out that the ever loved decor kit around here (12793160) wasn't compatible with the bumpers of the MY-08s and up.

After searching high and low for the "correct" piece (32025847), I was finally able to snag one.

Going to throw a Magnaflow 14816 on her shortly thereafter.



This is what happens when you think to yourself that you shoulda bought an Aero or a TX.

(P.S. That BSR badge clearly adds 4hp at the wheels, y'all should look into it.)
So is there a part that you can buy that already has two precut holes on each side? Like a pre finished, painted, everything so I can instal it and then get my exhaust split? Where would I get it? And to add to that, what tips sound and look the best on a blacked out 2008 Saab 9-3 2.0t? Chrome or black powder coat?
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Old 14th October 2013
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So is there a part that you can buy that already has two precut holes on each side?
like this?

http://www.neobrothers.co.uk/rear-sp...it-p-3583.html
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That's the kind! Are neo bros a reliable company?
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That's the kind! Are neo bros a reliable company?
Yes, they are reliable.
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very reliable and very helpful people
or an alternative for you http://www.jimellissaabparts.com/pro.../12769770.html
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So do the neo bros ship to the us? I'm one of the few 17 year olds out there that know what a saab is let alone appreciate them and be able to work on them. I'm trying to find the right path to go down to make sure I can see my car hit the 300k mirage and run like a champ. And what exhaust tips would you recommend for this car? The 4 cylinder only puts out around 6 lbs of exhaust so you have to get a specific kind to make every last bit. And the turbo sound being emphasized wouldn't hurt hehe ��
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Not sure but i think so, surely jim ellis would be closer and easier for you though
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Not sure but i think so, surely jim ellis would be closer and easier for you though
Ok, I'll check them both out and compare prices. I live in Texas so I can't really talk to many people around here about a European car. Everyone drives trucks haha
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