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Custom y-pipe possible?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by Vincent, Mar 17, 2009.

  1. Mar 17, 2009 at 10:02 PM
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    Vincent

    Vincent [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i've been seeing Y pipes done to tacomas but never seen any discussion on the 95-04 models.

    i was wondering if i can have a muffler shop fab one up for me and weld it on.

    is this even possible for my year truck?

    fill me in!..i've done searching and found nothing.
     
  2. Mar 17, 2009 at 10:33 PM
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    Vincent [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What would a y-pipe do anyway?
    i do plan on getting supercharged soon.

    will it throw a check engine light?
     
  3. Mar 17, 2009 at 11:42 PM
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    anyone? if the y-pipe is good to go then i'll be doing one tomorrow.
     
  4. Mar 18, 2009 at 5:21 AM
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    I took my 09 TRD OR to a vey well respected hot rod/race shop locally and asked them about the y on the truck and their feeling was: He said that they would not be able to do much better, and that I would notice very little if any change in performance.

    They could however build me a complete system from the engine back that would make a major differance, but not worth it to me.
     
  5. Mar 18, 2009 at 6:29 AM
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    Zombie Runner

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    its not worth doing just a Y pipe unless you get all new exhaust system
     
  6. Mar 18, 2009 at 8:13 AM
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    Vincent

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    still. would it throw a CEL?
    would it make my truck louder?
    in a few weeks i'll have a complete exhaust set up
     
  7. Mar 18, 2009 at 8:15 AM
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    X2...and even then, dont expect big gains.

    No engine light, and depending on the pipe used, it shouldnt affect the sound.
     
  8. Mar 18, 2009 at 8:17 AM
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    Vincent

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    alright..thanks!:D
     
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