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Posted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 9:32 pm 
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I've read in a few posts about this, has anyone done it? Have step by step &or pics? or how much would a hi-flow cost?
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Posted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 9:55 pm 
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$285 for a high flow redback cat 2 1/2 inch.

 

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Posted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 10:13 pm 
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get a pry bar and smash the guts out of it lol :roll: 10k fine if ya get busted though
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Posted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 10:30 pm 
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get a pry bar and smash the guts out of it lol :roll: 10k fine if ya get busted though


And I found there was no improvement.

You only need to modify the cat converter if you put on a biger exhaust system, and what and how you modify it will depend on what exhaust system you've put on...

 

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Posted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 10:36 pm 
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twas a joke son.. my mate rekons he got improvement from doing it on his v6 commonwhore
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Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 3:29 am 
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yes in FM 1 there was a nice thread "what not to do to a cat"

basically yer car sounded good went hard but i lost big time fuel econ
replaced cat with a commondore one and pulled a14.9! YEAA HAAA

oh i could pop flames out the exhauts with no cat too!

 

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Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 8:38 am 
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Thanx guys. I thought for sure someone would say "first wrap in duct tape"
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Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 9:03 am 
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or i guess that's just for holden cats, hampsters and gerbils
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Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 9:59 am 
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Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 1:08 pm 
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do u still loose fuel econ. if you hav a hi flow cat?.. my cat is blocked as s**t i can hear it hissing its so blocked.. was gonna bash out the middle and put a pipe straight thru the middle... but i dont wanna loose fuel econ with fuel at these prices!!

 

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Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 1:26 pm 
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nar a hi flow cat and a hollwed out cat are different! get the hi flow i will next time for sure

 

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