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Reporting on TRD exhaust

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by TeamLombardo, Jun 24, 2012.

  1. Jun 24, 2012 at 1:07 AM
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    TeamLombardo

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    TRD exhaust installed. Absolutely no performance gain, but it sure does sound good. That is all!:D
     
  2. Jun 24, 2012 at 9:29 AM
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    Torspd

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    Ahh, bit the tip sure is pretty!

    I am not a fan of the TRD exhaust. It is better than the factory one, since it increases in diameter to 2.5" tubing, over the 2.25" tubing of the factory catback. However, unless it has changed recently, it reduces down in diameter at the inlet/outlet of the muffler. Very irritating considering that the TRD is a "performance upgraded" catback. It wouldn't do that, if it really were 100% performance oriented.

    What still gets me is that each side of the y-pipe is 2.25", going into a single outlet of 2.25" of the factory catback. Restriction much???? o_O
     
  3. Jun 24, 2012 at 9:59 AM
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    The1youluv2hate

    The1youluv2hate Well-Known Member

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    I installed it last week and all I noticed was more brappppp , love it though & can't beat $90 that it cost
     
  4. Jun 24, 2012 at 12:44 PM
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    $90?!? WTMF? Where did you find that at?
     
  5. Jun 24, 2012 at 12:46 PM
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  6. Jun 24, 2012 at 12:51 PM
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    True dat! Yeah it does taper down right at the inlet/outlet of the muffler. :(
     
  7. Jun 25, 2012 at 9:25 PM
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  8. Jun 26, 2012 at 5:07 PM
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