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What is This?

This device is attached to the tailpipe, facing forward, about two feet from the rear bumper. Anyone know what it does?
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Old 11-09-2011, 02:20 PM
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Re: What is This?

It's made of rubber. I am guessing it's a damper for the tailpipe - to absorb vibrations/reduce noise.
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Old 11-09-2011, 02:44 PM
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Re: What is This?

Clearly that was put on there by Chryco to slow down the JGC. Take it off I'm sure its worth at least 15 extra horsepower judging by the numbers I can read on it.

I Kid, I'm not sure what that is but the suggestion it's used for sound damping makes pretty good sense to me
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Re: What is This?

GPS tracking device. You are up to no good!
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Re: What is This?

probably an actuator to keep the car sounding "right" when MDS kicks in or not. i read somewhere that there is an actuator on the exhaust for Hemi models to keep the car from sounding like a 4 cylinder when MDS kicks in...
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Re: What is This?

Its a v6 right?
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Re: What is This?

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probably an actuator to keep the car sounding "right" when MDS kicks in or not. i read somewhere that there is an actuator on the exhaust for Hemi models to keep the car from sounding like a 4 cylinder when MDS kicks in...
He's got the V6.
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Re: What is This?

+1 looks like a damper but it doesn't seem to show up on the parts list for either the V6 or V8.
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Listen. If you hear a ticking sound run like hell. lol
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Its a v6 right?
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Re: What is This?

I suppose a damper is as good a guess as any. I've never seen that on a vehicle. Interesting how the front is hollowed out a bit. Thanks for all the replies.
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