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Flowmaster 40 or 50 series for my 2.7l taco?

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by TacomaGus, Jun 30, 2009.

  1. Jun 30, 2009 at 5:08 PM
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    TacomaGus

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    i'm going to get a new flowmaster muffler installed 2moro, but i don't know if i should go with the 40 or 50 delta flow....i don't want magnaflow cuz they sound ricey to me on the 2.7's. but i don't really want a super loud wake up the neighborhood muffler but i still i want to hear it when i step on it....
     
  2. Jun 30, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    50 series is quieter the the 40 series.
     
  3. Jun 30, 2009 at 5:15 PM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma Be a thinker, not a stinker

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    yeah id go with the 50 in your case just cause the 40 is the loudest they make. the 40 might wake a few neighboors.
     
  4. Jun 30, 2009 at 5:22 PM
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    GotLift37

    GotLift37 Bangers Runner

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    i love my 40 on my 4.0 v6. but for the 2.7 i'd go with the 50
     
  5. Jun 30, 2009 at 7:31 PM
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    I had a 50 Series Delta Flow on my 2.3 Ranger and it sounded fine. Not too loud, but not to quiet. I think a 40 Series would make any 4 cylinder too loud...IMO
     
  6. Jun 30, 2009 at 7:55 PM
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    thanks guys, i was leaning towards the 50 series anyways but it's nice to hear from people that actually have one. The good thing about the place that i'm going to is i can drive around the parking lot with the diff types of mufflers on before their welded to hear them before i decide
     
  7. Jul 1, 2009 at 9:41 AM
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    i actually ended up going with the 40 series, it just sounded better than the 50 series. I've watched sound clipss of other guys 4 banger tacos with the 40 series and they sounded kinda ricey to me but maybe since i have the CAI it sounds a little deeper and smoother idk but i really like how it turned out!
     
  8. Jul 1, 2009 at 10:12 AM
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    isnt it true you can lose power witht he 40 series?
     
  9. Jul 1, 2009 at 10:13 AM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    it depends on the application. i too have heard this but, from what i understand its the way that flowmaster manufactures their exhausts. its mainly for sound than anyhting else
     
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