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exhaust size/type

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by slo2sixty, Nov 7, 2008.

  1. slo2sixty

    slo2sixty [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What size is the exhaust on my truck.... I wanna replace my muffler with something a lil louder.... And also what would you suggest???
     
  2. Toyota_hic

    Toyota_hic Well-Known Member

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    westin bull bar, tube steps, BFG MT, silver ceramic coated JBA shortys, tru dual flowmaster 40series with magnaflow tips, 77series K&N intake, allpine head unit, 10" type R sub, 500w/4 amp
    alot of people have been going with the flowmaster 40series i personaly love it...i went with 2 though and had the exhaust shop run tru duals
     
  3. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    So, is the 40 series REALLY loud? Especially in the cab, driving down the road? Loud mufflers were awesome back in college, but I'm a little older now so I'm a little more practical these days... So, I was thinking about the 50 series. But is the 50 series really worth it? Is it that much different than stock?

    I've checked out YouTube and listened to a bunch of videos and the 40 series sounds great! But I can't get a feel for just how loud it is in the cab. I'm gonna be driving down to Texas for Christmas and a really loud muffler roaring for 24 hours on the highway is going to get annoying REALLY fast!

    (I know Will will chime in here.....) :)
     
  4. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Well-Known Member

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    Just the nature of the V6 behind ANY custom exhaust will be annoying on any long trip you take. Where a V8 tone splits in two and harmonizes at freeway speeds, a V6 just has one tone that gets louder:eek:
     
  5. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Wow - that's great to know! Maybe I'll just wait until after the new year to do it......... :)
     
  6. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Well-Known Member

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    To think of it, you may have a good idea there-you want your drive to be a smooth comfortable one-especially during the holidays:) then come first of the year-modd it up:D
     
  7. slo2sixty

    slo2sixty [OP] Well-Known Member

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    thanks.... anyone know the dia of the stock exhaust. And what would you suggest for the 2.7L
     
  8. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I read around these parts that 2.5 in/out is the correct size...
     
  9. geerts016

    geerts016 geerts016

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    yeah the size of the tip. the actual exhaust tubing is 2.25'' OD i found that out when i put on my aero turbine.
     
  10. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Knew someone would correct me if I was wrong... Thanks geerts!
     
  11. slo2sixty

    slo2sixty [OP] Well-Known Member

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    thanks guys.... How do you think a glasspack would sound?
     
  12. Toyota_hic

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    loud and raspy...and i dont think the 40 series is that loud when driving on the highway...but maybe im just used to it...idk
     
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    roxspin72 Enjoying my addiction

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    Guess Im lucky. but then again I have Headers. Soo, on a long drive cruizing on the freeway, I get to hear a deep rumble out of my Borla Cat Back.

    All depends on the set up. Take a Tacoma over a V8 anytime, unless someone handed me a Tundra. But, the Tacoma would still be my Favorite:cool:
     
  14. slo2sixty

    slo2sixty [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i think i will just get the super44....
     
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