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Old 12th November 2008
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I have an '06 aero and recently went to the dealership for service. While I was waiting, I was given the chance to test out a new turbo x. what is the main difference on why the turbo x's sound so much better? I thought the main components (minus the XWD) of the two cars were similar, would it have to do with the exhaust system from the downpipe back?

if so, how can i get my hands on the same system for my car?

I tried looking around for some answers on the forum last night, but i could not find any.

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I have an '06 aero and recently went to the dealership for service. While I was waiting, I was given the chance to test out a new turbo x. what is the main difference on why the turbo x's sound so much better? I thought the main components (minus the XWD) of the two cars were similar, would it have to do with the exhaust system from the downpipe back?

if so, how can i get my hands on the same system for my car?

I tried looking around for some answers on the forum last night, but i could not find any.

thanks.
ask the dealer to order on the system for you.
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the whole exhaust system is revised for the turbo x.
BSR sells an exhaust for the 9-3 aero V6 that does sound pretty good.
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Quite addictive heh? I understand excactly how you felt... and it's one of the reasons I got the car. I dont mind that the radio is not that great !
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thanks for the responses guys. i kinda figured the BSR exhaust was going to be the way to go. the turbo x really was something to drive, plenty of power and even though it was only 40 when i took it, i had all the windows down and the moonroof vent open to listen. i think i had the car for about 50 minutes and did not even think about turning on the radio once
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