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header turned my truck into a rice burner

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by mudjunkie, Jul 29, 2008.

  1. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:08 PM
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    mudjunkie

    mudjunkie [OP] Well-Known Member

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    it sounds terrible i have a 96 2.7 just installed the header and it sounds like a rice burned pacesetter must suck can anyone offer any suggestions on how i can make it sound deeper
     
  2. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:50 PM
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    First I'd like to welcome you to TW. About your problem,muffler,muffler,muffler.:D
     
  3. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:58 PM
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    beastlytaco

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    yeah i guess you could always take it off of there.
     
  4. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:02 PM
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  5. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:13 PM
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    i wnt ny truck to sound deeper not like a rice burner
     
  6. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:20 PM
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    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    flowmaster 40
     
  7. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:22 PM
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    thanks guys ill pick up the flowmaster tomorrow and let you know if it souds deeper or not
     
  8. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:25 PM
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    have you researched it to make sure its the one you want?
     
  9. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:27 PM
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    i have no clue were to bigin what do you mean anyways i though there all the same i just want a deep sound
     
  10. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:31 PM
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    well flowmaster is the brand. there are several series models. the 40 series is an example.
     
  11. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:33 PM
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    what would you suggest for the deepest sound i went to there site but i do not know what the technical stuff means i can install them and break them but i cannot buy them lol i always went with stock
     
  12. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:36 PM
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    getting there....
    go with either the flow 40 or delta flow 40, or the super 44.........all these are deep!!!
     
  13. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:38 PM
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    thats a good question. flowmaster isnt really my forte. personally i like the ricer sound. but from my research people are really fond of the flowmaster 40 series

    yeah will knows about this alot better than i do
     
  14. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:39 PM
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    and go to a stock exhaust manifold or will the flowmaster cancel uout the annoying screaming
     
  15. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:40 PM
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    getting there....
    keep the header for now, and see if you like it with the muffler first. it should cancel some of the ricey sound, and you will have a growl/rumble that will sound way better than anything ricey!!!
     
  16. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:43 PM
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    its so bad i hate driving my truck cant wait to see how deep this will sound did anyone see my cluth post thats a goofy one if you read it clutch and slace cylinder are new
     
  17. Jul 30, 2008 at 7:49 AM
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    Not as many as the 98..
    Ive heard good things about gibson headers as well.
     
  18. Jul 30, 2008 at 8:23 AM
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    More cubes, and more cyclinders is what's required to not sound like a ricer.
     
  19. Jul 30, 2008 at 8:32 AM
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    You have a 4 banger Toyota truck. Don't expect it to sound like a V8 domestic...
     
  20. Aug 3, 2008 at 6:42 PM
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    solved tis header issue took out my hollow catilytic converter lol and welded a pipe from the muffler to the header sounds great
     
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