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What cat back do you recommend?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by tacomarich, Jun 6, 2011.

  1. tacomarich

    tacomarich [OP] luvsoffroading

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    What cat back do you recommend? K&N, flowmaster other? Anyone have any luck over others?
     
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    especk Nothin' Special

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  3. tacomarich

    tacomarich [OP] luvsoffroading

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    i was thinking of magnaflow. any better series than the other, or depends on the application?
     
  4. crf69

    crf69 scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    jba is cheap....and good.
     
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    especk Nothin' Special

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    for starters, i would recommend going on youtube and searching for videos to get an idea of the different sounds.
     
  6. roxspin72

    roxspin72 Enjoying my addiction

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    However, they do not make a Catback System...

    If you were looking for a Catback and not just a muffler you will have to look at the following:

    AFE, BANKS, URD, RBP, BORLA, TRD,

    I might have missed one.

    For just a muffler here are your options:

    Magnaflow, AERO, Dynomax, Flow master, and basically any muffler you can find a good shop to weld up for you pending inlet/oulet diameter and fit.

    Now my reccomendations are:

    For Catback, and you are going to stay NA = Borla or TRD
    " " , and you plan on FI= Banks or URD (3" Diameter piping)

    For Mufflers: Magnaflow or Aero. Dynomax is proven to gain HP, Im not into the chambered exh. I hate the quality and sound of flowmaster, but to each his own. If you want to mod stay away from shit that rust.:cool:

    Oh, and FYI K&N does not make exhaust systems for our truck, nor any vehicle if my memory serves me right.

    Enjoy, :D
     
  7. Brunes

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    I vote not a catback at all. A weld in muffler will be cheaper and gain you just much unless you are doing some heavy engine modifications...
     
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    And by gain he means nothing spectacular.
     
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    Banks, sounds like a tank :)
     
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    Ill vouch for that....$1500 later...sounds fuckin sweet though!
     
  11. tacomarich

    tacomarich [OP] luvsoffroading

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    right on. thank you everyone for the great information. gives me a few ideas on what to do now.
     
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    extremachn1 I am an asshole, deal with it!

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    UM, this statement is wrong. I have a Magnaflow cat back exhaust system, ordered and installed at my dealership due to a backorder of the TRD system at the time of my truck purchase.

    I really like my Magnaflow and am impressed with the sound. It burbles and pops and has a decent deep throaty growl for a V6. Granted, the supercharger helps with that but it is still a good exhaust choice.
     
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    Hmm, Thats new I Guess, but hey... Awesome. I like magnaflow, and if they make a CBE, more options for us Taco owners...

    Enjoy:D
     
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    They wouldn't waste their time to make an exhaust for a Taco and I don't blame them.
     
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    Thats why I said; that would be the only Exh I would trade out for. Pending my cash situation. I have a link to all the details. Top quality stuff with true effective research behind the design...

    I am however, upgrading to an APR Y-pipe here shortly:cool:
     
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    BFA Nuttier than squirrel shit.

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    Sweet. I wonder if it sounds like a turbo when you drive.
     
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