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New member question (exhaust)

Hi - I'm collecting my 2008 55 AMG this week and wanted to ask advice on exhaust mods. I'm after a deeper, meaner sound, but without drone. All my searches seem to point back to Quicksilver, but I am seeing mixed reviews. Any advice appreciated? Thanks.
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Welcome

Before going down exhaust route poss cat delete ( x pipe )

Get the car serviced / and in good working order first.
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As for you question about the exhaust, QuickSilver is certainly one possibility (although I've never heard one in person), but there are lower cost options for getting sound improvements...

Check out this thread:
https://www.slkworld.com/amgs/159074-...e-must-do.html

I have an x-pipe and second cat delete (see from post 68 in the above thread, and/or links in my signature), and I think it gets the balance just right... Roar when you're on the throttle, and no drone when cruising at motorway speeds. As you'll see from that thread, many others have done similar too.

You just need to find an exhaust shop that's happy to do the custom work (or add in something like the Magnaflow x-pipe)... at a place that several of us have used in the Midlands now the total cost is around Ł250.
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Hi, welcome from Barrhead, Scotland.

I did a secondary cat and resonator box delete, and fitted an x-pipe. Love it.
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