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Exhuast hanging low

Since I lowered the car the exhaust obviously hangs much lower. Do they make exhaust hangers, like the rubber pieces, that are shorter so they'll hold the exhaust closer to the car?
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

yeah take it to any muffler shop and theyll fix it for you, not for free, but duh!
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

Werd, is there just like something I could buy? Rather not pay someone to do somethign i could do in 5 minutes.
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

hm, even if u lowered ur car, it should still be tucked close to the car. Maybe ur hangers are shot. Are they stretching alot?
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

any parts store has the hangers. Just go to a good one and tell them it hangs low and ya need to fix it they show ya want ya need.
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

yeah like all you need are some lil hangers, and if you want to put it in yourself, then go ahead a nd do so, but I would recommend the car to get lifted for precise work. Never want your exhaust falling off in th emiddle of the highway.
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

an exhaust shop wont charge much at all. Tell them you just need the metal hanger part cut and welded up more. your right it'll take them all of 5 minutes. tell them that. tell them your not paying a lot right off the bat. Or your best bet, is to grab a guy in the shop, tell him you'll give him 15-20 bucks to do it real fast (it'll cost you 10-15 for a new hanger) and they have probably done it 200 million times, so you know they'll do it right. Thats 15-20 for 5 minutes of work, and its done right. you dont have to worry about fucckin it up yourself or anything like that.

If the rubber just stretched over time, go to any auto parts store (except pep boys ... I'm pretty sure they dont have it) and tell them you need the rubber hanger holder for exhaust hangers.
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

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If i rember right the 5th gen muffler is a big one and has two of the rubber hangers on each side of the back. Maybe one broke or something. Pop ur head under and see what ya find then post back.

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If i rember right the 5th gen muffler is a big one and has two of the rubber hangers on each side of the back. Maybe one broke or something. Pop ur head under and see what ya find then post back.

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Your absolutley right about the stock exhaust that its really big, thing is he has an sp2, which has the same piping as my evo 2 just different axleback.
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Your absolutley right about the stock exhaust that its really big, thing is he has an sp2, which has the same piping as my evo 2 just different axleback.
ooo then i would do what smoky said and cut it and weld the hanger thing higher .
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

you could always do a lift kit
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you could always do a lift kit
you dont need that if your running stock suspension like you
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5gen sitting on 35's would look sweet haha
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Re: Exhuast hanging low

I go to school with a shop so I got access to a lift and everything, no welding equipment though. And it should sit the normal height, tucked all snug, but I keep knowing it off the hangers lol, and the piping is hanging a little low now, so I hopefully can get it tucked a little better. Thanks for the advice chums.
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