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Old 09-27-2010, 09:07 AM
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I'm looking for recommendations for a performance exhaust and cold air intake for the 4.0 engine. I'm trying to boost my gas mileage.
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Old 09-27-2010, 09:23 AM
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Gibson, Borla, Magnaflow are all good mufflers. A K&N drop in filter should take care of the other end.
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Old 09-27-2010, 10:36 AM
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I have a aero turbine muffler and i love it. its a well known name by racers and such
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Old 09-27-2010, 12:43 PM
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An exhaust and filter upgrade wont boost MPG by very much, you could get a lighter exhaust system and K&N drop in filter should have better air flow that should bump up mpg a little, but these wont do very much
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Old 09-27-2010, 01:09 PM
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Default Re: performance exhaust

You won't get no "boost" in mpg's.... best mpg booster is your right foot habit.





But....for economy, magnaflow or a dynomax ultra flo oval are very flowy mufflers. I'd get exhaust done by a local shop....usually ends up alot cheaper than a bolt-on kit plus it'll be exactly how you want it not how someone chose how you'd want it. But...best bang for the buck is by adding a tuner like an SCT Xcal2 or Xcal3 from Rogue Performance. Intake/exhaust won't do much if any in terms of mpg if alone.....advantanges start comin' with tune. And FYI: stock intakes are already CAI's.
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Old 09-27-2010, 01:13 PM
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I have a Gibson single side and I love it! Helped mpg a lil
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Old 09-27-2010, 05:07 PM
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HaHaHa--The old "I need a new exhaust system 'cause it'll help my gas mileage" story--I've used that one a couple of times with my wife--I think she's on to me now.
Luckily, she digs the rumble! Best gas saver in a Ranger is laying off of the skinny pedal; a tuner would help a lot-like Shane said. I've got intake/exhaust/tuner/heavy right foot, get around 20 MPG driving mostly highway.
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