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Flowmaster Original 40 installed :)

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bigmooze, Dec 28, 2009.

  1. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:07 AM
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    bigmooze

    bigmooze [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just had my new muffler installed - a Flowmaster Original 40. It kicks ass compared to the stock unit.

    Initially I was scared that it was too loud, on the drive home I was a little paranoid. But when I got home the neighbours were saying how nice it sounded. I had my one neighbour drive it so I could stand outside and listen, and it's not obnoxiously loud IMO. When you punch the gas it gives off a nice tone and running through the gears, I love the sound from inside the truck. It's a little louder inside than I expected, but I love it.
     
  2. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:19 AM
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    Bearskill

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    I have the 40 series as well with dual pipes out the rear. I love the sound of it too! At about 1500 rpm. Very nice. I had this one guy in another tacoma ask what I had. I told him and he told me what he was running. I don't remember what he had, but when he took off his truck sounded like a damn rice burning Honda. Yuk!
     
  3. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:24 AM
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    bigmooze

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    Right on, same here!

    I'm only running the single pipe out, in the stock location (behind the passenger side rear mud flap). The dual pipes would have been nice, but I didn't want to spend the extra money right now - I have skid plates to buy for my new ATV :)
     
  4. Jan 14, 2010 at 10:50 PM
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    napiliboy47

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    What size pipe was yours? 2.5" or 2.25"? Offset in and out or offset in and center out?
     
  5. Jan 14, 2010 at 11:34 PM
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    SkyHighTacoma

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    Mine is 2.25" inlet (stock pipeing size) and 2.25" outlet with a turndown. And to the op yes they sound nice!
     
  6. Jan 14, 2010 at 11:40 PM
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    what offset did you use?
     
  7. Jan 14, 2010 at 11:42 PM
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    Let me go look, I forgot.. :eek:
     
  8. Jan 14, 2010 at 11:44 PM
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    Offset in, offset out. ;)
     
  9. Jan 15, 2010 at 12:35 AM
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    thanks alot :). did you have any trouble at all? who welded it for you? local shop?
     
  10. Jan 15, 2010 at 1:03 AM
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    No prob we are here to help eachother. ;) And nope, no problems at all, I got a local shop to weld it up I think it was like 10-15$. :thumbsup:
     
  11. Jan 15, 2010 at 8:17 AM
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    Just out of curiosity what did you pay total?....i'm looking at same setup
     
  12. Jan 15, 2010 at 10:35 AM
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    looking forward to get my flowmaster :D
     
  13. Jan 15, 2010 at 11:06 PM
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    SkyHighTacoma

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    I got my 40 off ebay for about $45 and then about 10-15$ to install.
     
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