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Exhaust performance FACTS

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by kharv3st, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. Mar 15, 2012 at 7:11 AM
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    I have a n08 2TR-FE w/ 5speed

    I see a lot of opinions about exhaust, and sound clips are usueful....but I want facts. Much criticism exists, "sound doesn't equal power", and I'm sure this is a fact.

    I'm looking a technical explanation of what exhaust modification will actually provide a performance gain, and why.

    What does equal power in the exhaust world?

    Looking for facts on choosing and exhaust for more low end torque?

    Also, facts on choosing an exhaust for more top end HP.

    Please no 'opinions', thank you!
     
  2. Mar 15, 2012 at 8:01 AM
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  3. Mar 15, 2012 at 8:03 AM
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    might have better luck over on XRU forum.
     
  4. Mar 15, 2012 at 9:55 AM
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    Fact: Tri-Y headers increase torque in the low to mid range. Only applicable on 4 cylinder banks. LC Engineering might make them. So might Doug Thorley. Check LCEPerformance.com and urdusa.com
     
  5. Mar 15, 2012 at 9:57 AM
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  7. Mar 15, 2012 at 10:04 AM
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    Lmao!!!!!!
     
  9. Mar 15, 2012 at 10:31 AM
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    is derp a west coast thing.?
     
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  15. Mar 15, 2012 at 11:15 AM
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    Haha Good Point. Silverado tomorrow?
     
  16. Mar 15, 2012 at 12:08 PM
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  17. Mar 15, 2012 at 12:49 PM
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    well, I'm down for an evening run, otherwise, I'll be up in OC till probably Sunday sometime, if you want to hit a trail and hang or whatever
     
  18. Mar 15, 2012 at 12:58 PM
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    Yea no worries, I've never done a night run, rolling doesn't sound like alot of fun. I'll probably just see ya at TundraStop. If you go, that is...Sunday morning would be cool, like you said, if it doesn't rain
     
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