GOLFMK8
GOLFMK7
GOLFMK6
GOLFMKV
VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com



Go Back   VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com > Volkswagen GTI / Golf Topics > GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-11-2018, 10:22 PM   #1
markus037
Touring Car Newbie
 
Drives: 2011 GTI 4dr DSG
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Pottstown, PA
Posts: 204
anyone running ecs downpipe?

it looks like a well made piece for under $500 with cat. thinking about just going stage 2 soon and was looking for feedback.
markus037 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2018, 10:26 PM   #2
flakomk6
Rally Car Newbie
 
flakomk6's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 mk6
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: South beach
Posts: 310
Quote:
Originally Posted by markus037 View Post
it looks like a well made piece for under $500 with cat. thinking about just going stage 2 soon and was looking for feedback.


If you got the cash sure, i have a Arm Motorsport Downpipe and so far no issue (no leaks , ect)


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
flakomk6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2018, 10:38 PM   #3
markus037
Touring Car Newbie
 
Drives: 2011 GTI 4dr DSG
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Pottstown, PA
Posts: 204
any fitment issues? ive read they are too short but they fixed that since.
markus037 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2018, 10:39 PM   #4
flakomk6
Rally Car Newbie
 
flakomk6's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 mk6
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: South beach
Posts: 310
Quote:
Originally Posted by markus037 View Post
any fitment issues? ive read they are too short but they fixed that since.


I got mine before it was even fixed and it fit perfectly. You looking for a catted dp ?


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
flakomk6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2018, 10:45 PM   #5
markus037
Touring Car Newbie
 
Drives: 2011 GTI 4dr DSG
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Pottstown, PA
Posts: 204
yes, catted. dont feel like dealing with the smell and i dont want it too loud.
markus037 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2018, 10:47 PM   #6
flakomk6
Rally Car Newbie
 
flakomk6's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 mk6
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: South beach
Posts: 310
Quote:
Originally Posted by markus037 View Post
yes, catted. dont feel like dealing with the smell and i dont want it too loud.


Well the catted one was the one issue of not fitting well and they revised the dp and fixed it. Shoot them an email if anything they are very responsive


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
flakomk6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2018, 11:54 PM   #7
ramman61
Drag Race Newbie
 
ramman61's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 mk6 gti dsg
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Miami,Florida
Posts: 54
i got an ecs tuning downpipe great quality and no fitment issues would recommend but only when on sale.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufc4zK1oNqk&t=194s
Video for sound ^^
__________________

2013 DSG Deep pearl Black gti

Revo Stage 2,ECS tuning DownPipe,Neuspeed P-flo, niche Milan m135 19x8.5, H&R sports for a 2015 gti(it's complicated), R8 coils
ramman61 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2018, 07:27 PM   #8
speedy28
Passed Driver's Ed
 
Drives: 2012 WHITE GTI
Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 7
yah the downpipe is nice but mine cracked right on the turbo flange, The welds arnt that great but it was an easy fix
speedy28 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2018, 07:59 PM   #9
pdan
Oval Champion
 
pdan's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 VW Jetta TDI (sold), 2013 GTI
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: Eastern PA
Posts: 165
Iím running one myself mated to a neuspeed catback. Itís a quality piece, I had no issues with it.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
CW 2dr 6MT-Stratified Tuned-Unitronic Intake-R8 Coils-NGK Plugs-ECS Tuning 3in Catted Downpipe-Neuspeed Catback-ECS Tuning Dogbone Mount-GFB DV-OEM LED Dark Cherry Tails
pdan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2018, 08:57 PM   #10
cchase__
Autocross Newbie
 
Drives: Shadow Blue Metallic MK6 GTI 2 Door
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 72
I got an exhaust leak bc the exhaust clamps loosened after a month

Last edited by cchase__; 04-02-2018 at 10:15 PM.
cchase__ is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

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
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:06 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.