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    Father to be.

    Hi, I just got a 2014 WRX hatchback, I installed a Cobb air intake, and the Cobb AccessPort V3. My next avenue for the car is a exhaust, But being 34 years old and having a kid on the way I don't want that loud exhaust. I want something that is quiet but still give good performance.
    Any Ideas of who and what I should be looking at to meet those needs?

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    Ill be honest I just put the OBX catback off ebay on my car and its absolutely beautiful. Its very quiet though. You can hear it a little but its very tame.

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    SPT is pretty quite. Other than that all I know of from there is the Q300, but that is what I've read. I have no personal experience with anything other than the SPT.
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    I personally have the SPT and can honestly say that my newborn (10 months now) goes to sleep right away in my car. I believe that the drone helps him fall asleep. Just my 2 pennies.

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    I would go with SPT as already stated!
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    I have a 2005, but my SPT is pretty soft. Still has the rumble, but not obnoxious in the least. My 5 year old loves the car. We will see when my new one pops out as well. Congrats btw.

    Ours is due may 29th? When is your partner expecting?

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    If you have a hatchback,most if not all exhausts will drone in the the car. I would absolutely stay away from the Q300. The ones with the least drone seem to be the Madad whisper and the GReddy SP Elite.

    Whatever you buy try going to a local meet to hear some of the exhausts first. Remember,acoustics & exhaust designs are entirely different in a sedan vs a hatch. So ,you need to hear exhausts installed on hatchbacks only.
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    You want drone to make the baby sleep ... Creates that 4th trimester feel

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    SPT or OBX catbacks

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