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US available parts?

Anyplace in the US carry aftermarket stuff for our cars? I see lots of good things in a UK mag, but don't know of any US shops for Exhaust, etc parts.
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There are many independant motor sport shops in the larger cities all over the country that have access to various exhaust / ecu upgrades. If you can't find them on the internet, often times the better shoppes will stage a booth at the local car shows in their market place.

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None of the US exhaust makers (Flowmaster, etc.) have anything for our cars. Good brake pads are tough to find. Aftermarket stuff like performance cat. converters, etc. Ebay is mostly light bulbs and license plate frames. Looked at SLKWorld vendors. A couple wouldn't even come up on my monitor.
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Kleemann has high flow cats & headers, and I've stuck with MB pads, but there are a couple of other's making pads that will fit most of the R171's.



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I have a shoppe here on the peninsula that has quoted me to install a Remus Cat Back exhaust. It will take the car to quad tip, claims an additional 5-8 hp at a very reasonable cost of $1579.00. You might want to check it out. There are several posts throughout the forum from members who have installed this modification.

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