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Old 06-28-2012, 02:26 AM
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Please help!!!!

I was going to get the Flowmaster Super 44 soon for my Hemi. And I was wondering if anyone else had this exhaust and had any reviews on it. I also wanted to know:
-If this muffler will help MPG?
-What does getting rid of the Resonator do?
-Does it harm the car or engine later down the road?
-Is it a good quality muffler?
-How much should it cost just for the muffler and the install?

Thanks for your time!
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Re: Please help!!!!

although im not familiar with the 5.7 exhaust i cut out the resonators on my 6.1 and the sound was greatly improved (more growl) i looked on youtube didnt see any with the reso removed but several with the magnaflows installed, give them a listen
does it harm it im gonna say no, mileage? doubtful. price, you can do that research yourself. and cost of install id guess around 75 to 150 depending on who does it
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No resonator = DRONE.
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Re: Please help!!!!

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Originally Posted by jeep0714 View Post
I was going to get the Flowmaster Super 44 soon for my Hemi. And I was wondering if anyone else had this exhaust and had any reviews on it. I also wanted to know:
-If this muffler will help MPG? A muffler will not effect mpgs
-What does getting rid of the Resonator do? Lots of drone
-Does it harm the car or engine later down the road? No
-Is it a good quality muffler? Its pretty much personal opinion, check some youtube clips for sound samples
-How much should it cost just for the muffler and the install? Install it yourself and save alot of go to a shop and spend under $100 on labor

Thanks for your time!
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