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Old 10-26-2009, 06:10 PM
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resonator ?

is it bad for the jeep if i cut out my reso and not extend the pipe to the end of the jeep for like a week or two till i get paid? i really want to cut it out now think it will be ok
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Old 10-26-2009, 06:30 PM
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Re: resonator ?

it wont affect it a bit except for DRONE and the heat and exhaust fumes may melt something under there.(ask me how I know)
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Re: resonator ?

how do you know?
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Re: resonator ?

I had a brand new SRT Bumper all painted up nice and pretty. I put it on before I had the exhaust fixed and the exhaust fumes/heat....melted it. $900...down the drain.....
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Re: resonator ?

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I had a brand new SRT Bumper all painted up nice and pretty. I put it on before I had the exhaust fixed and the exhaust fumes/heat....melted it. $900...down the drain.....
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Re: resonator ?

Yeah I wouldn't want to dissipate all that heat to anywhere except the side or the rear of the vehicle.
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Re: resonator ?

shit guess im waiting thanks for the help
anyone know the size of the pipe
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Re: resonator ?

i was actually worried about my side exhaust melting the plastic trim on mine. hasnt happened yet so i guess im good to go
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Re: resonator ?

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anyone know the size of the pipe
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Re: resonator ?

Ryan, What is the diameter of the reso??

My Flowmaster drone is driving me nuts on my 4.77 3".

If you are looking to get rid of it???

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Re: resonator ?

I had a 'wheeling buddy that cut the exhaust off his WJ just after the muffler - this was to fit a long arm suspension without re-working the exhaust. The modification directed the hot exhaust gases directly to his plastic gas tank. He ended up putting a hole in the tank which we fixed with an epoxy patch.

Your WK gas tank won't be in your way, but to be safe, get a $5 turn down.
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