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Old 10-16-2010, 11:22 AM
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Default exaust muffler size pleaze

I am thinking about replacing the stock muffler on my 2000 3.0 flex fule ranger and need the size to replace it with is it 2 1/2 in out or 2 1/4 in out thinking about thrush turbo muffler for the nice deep rumble a buddy of mine has it on his chevy silverado 4.3 v6 and it sounds amazing. thoughts?
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Old 10-16-2010, 11:39 AM
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Do it! I did the flowmaster 40 series, 2 1/2 in and out and I'm happy with it
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Old 10-16-2010, 11:42 AM
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i'm not sure about the thrush, i have a flowmaster 40 with 2.5 in 2.5 out,a nd dumped out right after the rear axle, and sounds pretty beefy on my 2.3

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Old 10-16-2010, 12:37 PM
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so what size do i need to match the stock pipes that is my main question
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Old 10-16-2010, 12:41 PM
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You can pretty much match anything with adapters from a local auto shop
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Old 10-16-2010, 12:47 PM
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thanks which is better though in quality i love the sound of thrush but ive heard flowmasters last longer
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Old 10-16-2010, 12:48 PM
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fomoco I like the sound but I dont wanna be that loud i just want the steady rumble you know what I mean?
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Old 10-16-2010, 12:56 PM
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I never really compared, I heard what the flowmaster sounded like and I said "I want that"
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Old 10-16-2010, 01:09 PM
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lol same here i heard the turbo thrush and said thats perfict it makes a v6 almost sound like a v8 not quite but close enough
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Old 10-16-2010, 04:22 PM
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screw the muffler, cut it off lol. just cut mine off my 4.0 and 3.0, and they both sound good (:
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Old 10-16-2010, 07:17 PM
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i still wanna be legal i may live in the country but I still dont wanna get pulled over again one of my buds had a f250 with a v10 and no cats no mufflers true dual exaust that he drove to school and it was so loud youd hear him a mile away id like to stay in the rumble spot not ears bleeding its so loud but it still sounds so good
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Old 10-16-2010, 07:40 PM
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Default Re: exaust muffler size pleaze

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i'm not sure about the thrush, i have a flowmaster 40 with 2.5 in 2.5 out,a nd dumped out right after the rear axle, and sounds pretty beefy on my 2.3

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Old 10-16-2010, 07:45 PM
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Thanks Richard




If you don't wanna go extremely loud you can step up to a 50 series flow, it will tone done the exhaust note
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Old 10-16-2010, 07:51 PM
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thanks i might do that got any sound on the flow 50s with stock tail pipe to give me ideas?
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Old 10-16-2010, 08:33 PM
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hahaha my 3.0 sounds like a civic with a fart can.. I love sitting at the red light revving it out to make it sound badasss, only to know its not (: I'm glass packin it here soon. I can't stand how loud it is, even though it sounds good.
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