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  1. You are correct markm. Mufflers for convertibles...

    You are correct markm. Mufflers for convertibles were 23" body length because of the space restriction due to the X frame which provides additional rigidity for the car. Non-convertibles were 29"...
  2. You are correct markm. Mufflers for convertibles...

    You are correct markm. Mufflers for convertibles were 23" body length because of the space restriction due to the X frame which provides additional rigidity for the car. Non-convertibles were 29"...
  3. Great suggestion Rocketman. I talked to Waldron...

    Great suggestion Rocketman. I talked to Waldron yesterday and it looks like they have a correct solution. They are very knowledgeable. Big Thanks!
  4. I did talk to Walker once but I think it might be...

    I did talk to Walker once but I think it might be worth another try. Their website does show a non-convertible exhaust system. Unfortunately the mufflers are to long.
    Thanks, Kurt
  5. Thanks for your input BamaNomad. Yes, the...

    Thanks for your input BamaNomad. Yes, the difference in sound is the mufflers. My previous mufflers were correct which why this so puzzling. I thought they came from Ecklers but apparently not. The...
  6. Thread: Hi to all

    by TriFiveRide
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    Thanks for all the great comments. Yes, lots of...

    Thanks for all the great comments. Yes, lots of tlc went into the car. Frame-off/rotisserie restoration, 2000+ hrs and 5 yrs. I don't want to say how much money because my wife might read...
  7. Thanks Rocketman. I'll check it out now

    Thanks Rocketman. I'll check it out now
  8. Thanks for your response BamaNomad: All pipes...

    Thanks for your response BamaNomad:

    All pipes etc are correct diameter @ 1 7/8 in. Exhaust system is correct for the car and non-stainless.
  9. looking for 57 convertible original sounding mufflers

    Recently purchased replacement mufflers from Ecklers. They fit correctly but are very loud for my convertible that is restored to factory original specs including the exhaust system. I've talked to...
  10. Thread: Hi to all

    by TriFiveRide
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    Isn't she pretty

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  11. Shafers is the supplier to Ecklers. Found out...

    Shafers is the supplier to Ecklers. Found out from them that they get them from Motivair in Canada. I talked to them also and they agree that the mufflers are not right but they don't have an...
  12. looking for 57 convertible original sounding mufflers

    Recently purchased replacement mufflers from Ecklers. They fit correctly but are very loud for my convertible that is restored to factory original specs including the exhaust system. I've talked to...
  13. Thread: Hi to all

    by TriFiveRide
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    Hi to all

    Have a 57 Belair convertible which I've had for 49+ years. It wasn't until 2003 that the 5 yr frame off restoration was started. She looks really good in turquoise and resides in Ocala, Florida....
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