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      07-15-2021, 02:24 PM   #1
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G80 / G82 M Performance exhaust installation by Studie AG

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find this video on YouTube thought I would share, interesting installing process.
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      07-15-2021, 02:32 PM   #2
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excuse my newbness, but isn't that an official M performance exhaust? Not available as a factory option I guess?
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      07-15-2021, 05:48 PM   #3
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Ok so they don't take off the entire diffuser, it's a part of the diffuser that pops out to allow the different exhaust layout.

Makes a lot more sense.

I would definitely consider it with downpipes depending on price and how the Akra system compares.
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      07-15-2021, 06:09 PM   #4
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excuse my newbness, but isn't that an official M performance exhaust? Not available as a factory option I guess?
That is the title of the video.
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Sounds the same as stock, and requires tons of cutting(bumper,stock exhaust). The mp exhaust on f80 sounds a lot better
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Sounds the same as stock, and requires tons of cutting(bumper,stock exhaust). The mp exhaust on f80 sounds a lot better
I was just thinking the same thing. All that work plus messing up the oem bumper by cutting it. I see a very small take rate on this exhaust system.
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      07-15-2021, 07:24 PM   #7
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Lol id like these guys to work on my cars, they look so careful when they work
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Sounds the same as stock, and requires tons of cutting(bumper,stock exhaust). The mp exhaust on f80 sounds a lot better
I think it was louder after the install, but video never do sound clips justice so I wouldn't make opinion just based on videos. I agree that this is too much work for the exhaust, it wouldnt be possible to go back to stock without a new bumper, I wonder if this is how dealer will install this. MP Exhaust on f80 are great, my MPPSK exhaust is pretty sweet, super loud.
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Lol id like these guys to work on my cars, they look so careful when they work
Japanese always make quality works, that's why JDM parts are so expensive and their engineering is phenomenon.
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Damn, seems it's not as easily reversible as previous M Performance exhausts.

Love Studie AGs work, the Japanese are all perfectionist in their craft.
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excuse my newbness, but isn't that an official M performance exhaust? Not available as a factory option I guess?
That is the title of the video.
No it isn't
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      07-15-2021, 08:26 PM   #11
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Agreed these installers are downright Elite !

But that exhaust is just terrible .. with no discernible difference in sound.

What shmuck is going to buy this ?
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That exhaust setup would have to sound like a Merc GT Black Series to overcome the hideous appearance, and that still might not be enough.
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Agreed these installers are downright Elite !

But that exhaust is just terrible .. with no discernible difference in sound.

What shmuck is going to buy this ?
A shmuck that has too much money and think its cool to have unique exhaust look like a race car
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I feel like it's gonna be a tad expensive. Still not a fan of the honda set up either.

To be honest i don't hear a difference. i remember watching the F80 MPE exhaust video and hearing a difference.

We shall see
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This is definitely a commitment. Is a one-way modification.

I will wait patiently for an aftermarket exhaust, that is reversible when is time to return the car.

I love all the tools these guys have. Pneumatic sanders and cutters were the highlights. They can handle very delicate work on plastics.

Installation was handled with care and Japanese precision. Well done.

Like all exhaust videos, I am sure this exhaust sounds a lot better in person.
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Yikes, lots of work for nonsense. I would be damn embarrassed to drive that car with all that wannabe be cool kid stuff.
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Usually not my style, but I like that wing
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      07-15-2021, 09:21 PM   #18
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How do they make rear ugly?!

Why does it have to be this crappy looking

Common!!!!

Now it is ugly from both front and back

If they mess up interior it will be Aztec competitor
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This is definitely a commitment. Is a one-way modification.

I will wait patiently for an aftermarket exhaust, that is reversible when is time to return the car.

I love all the tools these guys have. Pneumatic sanders and cutters were the highlights. They can handle very delicate work on plastics.

Installation was handled with care and Japanese precision. Well done.

Like all exhaust videos, I am sure this exhaust sounds a lot better in person.
Actually, after I watched the video again, you can still have old style exhaust back, the cut out part will be covered up by the diffuser so nobody can tell.
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While I admire the nice work, this setup it's just plain ugly and useless! It reminds me of a Honda Civic....
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I like the stock look.
Looks like the car is trying too hard with this new designs.
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      07-15-2021, 10:35 PM   #22
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I'm so sorry, it appears your G80 has hemorrhoids.
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