corsa install help ? - Page 2 - MustangForums.com


2005-2014 Mustangs Discussions on the latest S197 model Mustangs from Ford.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-16-2007, 12:12 AM   #11
travis5049
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location:
Posts: 141
Default RE: corsa install help ?

that will help..........do one at a time and line up the new corsa with the old pipe that you took off. Or, angle the tip out the rear facia cutout, if the exhaust flange with clamp isnt close, than you have the wrong pipe on the wrong side. My corsas sound nice.Also the clamp side doesnt go on as far as you would think. Make sure the clamps are completly loose and just keep wiggling and twisting the pipe until you think its not moving up any further. The exhaust tip shoud be 3/4 to an inch past the fascia when its all done. I'll send some pics later if you need them.
travis5049 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2007, 01:28 PM   #12
saltzy
2nd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 174
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Just an update, thanks again guys. I got them on this morning in my garage and didn't have to go to the guy with the lift. There was a little fussing, but mostly it went very smooth once I put the bracket on the correct way. I have them installed, centered, and about 40 miles on them so far. I love the sound and the look of these Corsas. Not obnoxious at idle or cruising, and they bark when you give it some gas.
saltzy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2007, 01:53 PM   #13
Aziraphale
4th Gear Member
 
Aziraphale's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 1,459
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Quote:
ORIGINAL: saltzy

Just an update, thanks again guys. I got them on this morning in my garage and didn't have to go to the guy with the lift. There was a little fussing, but mostly it went very smooth once I put the bracket on the correct way. I have them installed, centered, and about 40 miles on them so far. I love the sound and the look of these Corsas. Not obnoxious at idle or cruising, and they bark when you give it some gas.
Glad to hear it!!

And join the club!! They get a little bit better and louder after a breakin period too. Every once in a while I have a buddy drive mine while I stand on the side of the road just so I can hear what they really sound like. I highly suggest you do that. It's incredible!!
Aziraphale is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2007, 02:28 PM   #14
6xStang
3rd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location:
Posts: 749
Default RE: corsa install help ?

the muffler inlet flanges were also bent (during shipping) on the corsas that I installed on my caddy. They were good about sending a replacement...but it made a simple job into a complete two-day PITA.
6xStang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2007, 11:38 PM   #15
JRT1
4th Gear Member
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 1,081
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Quote:
ORIGINAL: Aziraphale

Quote:
ORIGINAL: saltzy

Just an update, thanks again guys. I got them on this morning in my garage and didn't have to go to the guy with the lift. There was a little fussing, but mostly it went very smooth once I put the bracket on the correct way. I have them installed, centered, and about 40 miles on them so far. I love the sound and the look of these Corsas. Not obnoxious at idle or cruising, and they bark when you give it some gas.
Glad to hear it!!

And join the club!! They get a little bit better and louder after a breakin period too. Every once in a while I have a buddy drive mine while I stand on the side of the road just so I can hear what they really sound like. I highly suggest you do that. It's incredible!!
This is so true, mine sound way different now with around 500 miles on them then they did new.
I went from Macs to Corsa, loved the tone and loudness of the Macs, but I hated the drone with a passion.

When I first put the Corsa’s on I wanted them deeper and louder and had consider changing the exhaust system to get that.
But everyone told me to wait, they will change in sound, and they did; they are deeper and louder now and just sound awesome.
JRT1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2007, 01:47 PM   #16
Aziraphale
4th Gear Member
 
Aziraphale's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 1,459
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Quote:
ORIGINAL: JRT1

This is so true, mine sound way different now with around 500 miles on them then they did new.
I went from Macs to Corsa, loved the tone and loudness of the Macs, but I hated the drone with a passion.

When I first put the Corsa’s on I wanted them deeper and louder and had consider changing the exhaust system to get that.
But everyone told me to wait, they will change in sound, and they did; they are deeper and louder now and just sound awesome.
Hit the nail on the head with that statement. Not only that, the sound in the cabin is pretty subdued but not outside the car. I decided I was keeping them when I had a buddy drive it while I was on the side of the road. It is a whole nother beast and sounds awesome.
Aziraphale is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2007, 01:51 PM   #17
saltzy
2nd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 174
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Quote:
ORIGINAL: Aziraphale

Quote:
ORIGINAL: JRT1

This is so true, mine sound way different now with around 500 miles on them then they did new.
I went from Macs to Corsa, loved the tone and loudness of the Macs, but I hated the drone with a passion.

When I first put the Corsa’s on I wanted them deeper and louder and had consider changing the exhaust system to get that.
But everyone told me to wait, they will change in sound, and they did; they are deeper and louder now and just sound awesome.
Hit the nail on the head with that statement. Not only that, the sound in the cabin is pretty subdued but not outside the car. I decided I was keeping them when I had a buddy drive it while I was on the side of the road. It is a whole nother beast and sounds awesome.
That's outstanding. I'm looking forward to the richening/maturing of the sound. As it is already, I'm revving the motor a ton just to get more of the sound of those beauties!
saltzy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2007, 03:28 PM   #18
Virgule
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location:
Posts: 448
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Although I like how Corsas sound, am not a fan of how they look - like depth charges or boat pontoons sticking out from under the trunk.
Virgule is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2007, 04:46 PM   #19
Aziraphale
4th Gear Member
 
Aziraphale's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 1,459
Default RE: corsa install help ?

Quote:
ORIGINAL: saltzy

That's outstanding. I'm looking forward to the richening/maturing of the sound. As it is already, I'm revving the motor a ton just to get more of the sound of those beauties!
My gas mileage went down when I put them on because I did the same thing [>:] I kept it at higher revs and such just to hear them

And I would prefer they didnt hang below the rear bumper but it is a small price to pay for the way they sound and the way the tips look.
Aziraphale is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2007, 10:58 PM   #20
KEELENTIME
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location:
Posts: 40
Default RE: corsa install help ?

I have been considering the Corsas. Care to post some pics now that you have them installed correctly?
KEELENTIME is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
This weeks build... FivePointToTheOh 2005-2014 Mustangs 0 09-14-2015 04:35 PM
AFTERMARKET STEERING WHEEL INSTALL BOBCATJACK New Member Area 3 09-14-2015 03:18 AM
Comcast "customer service" JimC Off Topic 22 09-11-2015 09:00 PM
Pinion angle, poly bushings, 1 piece DS mtgldr S197 Handling Section 1 09-10-2015 10:43 PM
Steeda's S550 Mustang GT Axle-Back Exhaust System - Video Inside [email protected] Steeda Autosports 0 09-10-2015 09:39 PM


Tags
2013, corsa, install, mustang, video

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:54 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.