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Installation of my Gibson exhaust and review

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by slimcubby, Oct 6, 2008.

  1. Oct 10, 2008 at 12:55 PM
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    LonghornTaco

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    Sorry for the total noob question, but when replacing exhaust like this, does it require welding/cutting or is it just bolt on parts? I'm not a mechanic nor do I have access to welding torches, but I'd like to know what I could do myself...
    What if you just replace a muffler and leave the stock pipes? Welding/cutting or just bolt on/off?
     
  2. Oct 10, 2008 at 1:56 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    hey slim u busy this weekend head out to the fiesta island for the meet and I will get a sound clip for ya
     
  3. Oct 10, 2008 at 3:11 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    if you want to just put a performance muffler on for cheap you can cut the old one out and weld a new one to the stock pipe. if you buy a cat-back exhaust like the one shown in this thread, it is entirely bolt on with simple hand tools. they cost about $275-680 depending on brand and style.
     
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