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Old 02-08-2019, 07:02 PM   #1
josh0710
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Muffler delete

So I had a 2007 rabbit which I deleted both mufflers and drove it for about 18 months till I got in an accident

Now I have a 2010 golf. I realize it isnt a mk5 but it's the same exhaust set up and engine is the same. So I deleted both mufflers on this expecting the same sound but it's much louder and drones so bad on the highway I dont even want to drive it. Could my resonator be done? Or the cat? I have no CEL but my mom seems to think its smells.

I went to my mechanic and they couldn't find any leaks. My rabbit sounded exactly like this video and this is the same set up that is currently on my golf but mine doesn't sound this way
https://youtu.be/G34n1u4L--4

Any ideas? I really want that sound back. After riding around quiet for 3 months I'm bored of it.
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Old 02-08-2019, 07:03 PM   #2
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I have posted to the mk6 forum as well just trying to get as many answers as possible
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Old 02-08-2019, 10:43 PM   #3
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The part numbers for the mufflers / resonator are not the same between MKV & MKVI so maybe the sound difference is due to the resonator design.
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