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making exhaust quiet

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by 07TacoRidah, Apr 10, 2012.

  1. Apr 10, 2012 at 6:43 AM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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  2. Apr 10, 2012 at 6:52 AM
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    OH-MAN

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    Is your exhaust stock?
    Stock is pretty quiet.
     
  3. Apr 10, 2012 at 7:09 AM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    yup it's stock. imo not enough, for me it sounds almost like my engine is struggling or something when I go up to my pad (where I'm at there are hills, but nothing that I need to swap gears for, I can do the simple drive gear and I'm good).
     
  4. Apr 10, 2012 at 7:12 AM
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    That's a combination of motor and exhaust. I doubt there's anything more you can do to "muffle' the stock exhaust anymore than it already is.
     
  5. Apr 10, 2012 at 7:51 AM
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    Huck a 3' magnaflow resonator in there before your stock muffler... It will be quiet.
     
  6. Apr 10, 2012 at 9:50 AM
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    07TacoRidah

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    :eek: NICE, going to try that. :cool:
     
  7. Apr 10, 2012 at 9:53 AM
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  8. Apr 10, 2012 at 10:24 AM
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    You thought I as kidding didn't you? I assure you... I know how to make a Tacoma exhaust sound like just about anything lol. I have an 18" resonator under my rig right now and I am still damn loud haha
     
  9. Apr 10, 2012 at 10:40 AM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    lol no. my first thought was to get one of those weird things you put into the muffler end, but this makes more sense. Do you know if the pipe sizes are the same with the TRD's and base models? I know it's not 3" in diameter (I'm guessing 2.25" ??). Going to also shorten the end pipe to be at the axle (not liking how it poles out from the bottom).
     
  10. Apr 10, 2012 at 10:42 AM
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    Well, I know that my stock piping is 2.25" inside diameter. I would think that the 2.7L would probably be the same. Since you'll likely be down there cutting away at shit, reroute however you want!
     
  11. Apr 10, 2012 at 2:35 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    SWEET, hopefully it's the same. I might have the end pipe come out the pass fender wheel well. My main goal is to get it as quiet as possible.
     
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