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Old 07-24-2002, 03:10 PM   #1
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Default WRX muffler section on GC8

I'm sure somebody out there has tried bolting up a WRX muffler section to a GC8...
Does this work? Are there any fitment issues or can this be done as a simple drop in mod?
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Old 07-24-2002, 03:18 PM   #2
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Well, if you look under there, you'll see that the exhaust hangers don't all match up. I believe enough of them do to make it fit, but you might wanna see if you can modify the ones that don't fit.



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Old 07-24-2002, 07:13 PM   #3
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This guy in the Midwest forum is running a WRX muffler on his GC8. You could always ask the people there.
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Old 07-25-2002, 12:12 AM   #4
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You have to have the flange cut and rotated at a muffler shop. No DIY unless you're a welder. And one of the hangers won't work.
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Old 07-25-2002, 01:02 AM   #5
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I did it, all I had to do was drill an extra hole on the muffler side of the flange into the midpipe flange hole.
There's Enough meat there to put a bolt in the new hole to the stock hole.
As for the hanger, I just made a quick bracket out of aluminum

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