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: New downpipe option?


mantas
14th March 2015, 04:02 PM
Besides the Taliaferro from GS, Krona from BCB, and OBX from eBay....we now have a guy on ebay selling his custom "DTP" downpipes:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/DTP-Turbo-Downpipe-2003-2008-Saab-9-3-SS-Sedan-SC-Combi-2-0L-Sport-obx-gs-krona-/221714459891

$355 shipped(at least to my zip). Its a bit more crude than GS and Krona, doesn't have the exhaust hanger hooks, have to pay more for a racecat. It doesn't have the second cat delete pip for post 2007 cars like Krona. I imagine that if you had him add the hooks (would he know where they go), racecat, and an extra pipe for the second cat delete that you would equal the cost of the other two more refined options (GS/BCB). But one thing is for sure....the more options there are the better.

Thoughts?

Insane93
14th March 2015, 04:23 PM
seems like a lesser version of OBX for more money.

Meh, from what ive read you better put a cat on that down pipe..

mantas
14th March 2015, 04:32 PM
For me, I'm monitoring the BCB facebook page waiting for the next % off coupon then going for the Krona. Its seems really well made and is the only truly painless plug-in-and-play option for those of us with the second cat.

Insane93
14th March 2015, 05:35 PM
For me, I'm monitoring the BCB facebook page waiting for the next % off coupon then going for the Krona. Its seems really well made and is the only truly painless plug-in-and-play option for those of us with the second cat.

i just emailed him actually asking for a discount if i buy tune and dp.
I plan on buying his tune which is 525 and then id get the GS dp which is 425.

So thats 950$
BCB dp is 499 which 75$ more but still.. Just wanna see if hell price match for me.

SAABalingus
18th March 2015, 09:15 PM
Besides the Taliaferro from GS, Krona from BCB, and OBX from eBay....we now have a guy on ebay selling his custom "DTP" downpipes:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/DTP-Turbo-Downpipe-2003-2008-Saab-9-3-SS-Sedan-SC-Combi-2-0L-Sport-obx-gs-krona-/221714459891

$355 shipped(at least to my zip). Its a bit more crude than GS and Krona, doesn't have the exhaust hanger hooks, have to pay more for a racecat. It doesn't have the second cat delete pip for post 2007 cars like Krona. I imagine that if you had him add the hooks (would he know where they go), racecat, and an extra pipe for the second cat delete that you would equal the cost of the other two more refined options (GS/BCB). But one thing is for sure....the more options there are the better.

Thoughts?

I'm not overly impressed by the look of those welds, the GS pipe is really a piece of art. I couldn't believe the quality when I bought mine, that thing should outlast the car. Lol.

swedespeed7
18th March 2015, 09:21 PM
I'm not overly impressed by the look of those welds, the GS pipe is really a piece of art. I couldn't believe the quality when I bought mine, that thing should outlast the car. Lol.

Agreed.

acawley22
23rd March 2015, 04:17 PM
Looks like around $80-100 bucks in material (I've priced out pipe sections to do the same with my MIG welder); no high flow cat, no hangers... Welds look pretty sloppy, if it was around $150 I'd say go for it. This guy is charging way to much for some marginal looking welds.

Diggs
23rd March 2015, 05:20 PM
I wonder if that is Dijinn. He moved up there a few years ago IIRC.

https://www.saabcentral.com/forums/member.php?u=86239

swedespeed7
23rd March 2015, 05:28 PM
I wonder if that is Dijinn. He moved up there a few years ago IIRC.

https://www.saabcentral.com/forums/member.php?u=86239

Too funny, that's gotta be him.