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Old 02-25-2014, 11:21 PM
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I was hoping it was really loud cause I like borla. well back to the drawing board...thanks for the reply
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I haven't heard a Flo or Magna in person on my exact truck, but I know that on my 12' Sport that the cold start is awesome. On top of that, I have a pretty beefy audio setup and I know that I can hear my exhaust still when I hit the gas and the music is crankin. I don't know if you are looking for a loud rumble all the time, but a constant drone seems pretty undesirable. That is why I opted for the BORLA in the 1st place- its loud when I want it to be but I dont have to deal with a constant drone while I dog around at less than 2,000 rpm in Eco mode. That'd drive me nuts!

Happy Huntin sir; I love my Borla.... but I am contemplating going to a true dual setup if it will go well with headers (near future).

I will take an in cabin vid if I get the time this weekend for you.
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I am still on here, just not as much. If anyone has any questions please PM me and I will answer them.

The question I get the most is if you need to adjust the tips. Yes, you will need to adjust the tips.

And for parts if you decide you want to tackle this yourself. You will need a Borla #40085 Muffler, some 3 in Pipe (roughly 7-10 inches), a 3" in to 2.25" out Y-Pipe, and a welder. The Muffler and Y-Pipe is available from Bully's Performance, a reputable muffler shop should be able to install this setup with ease.

Its been close to a year since I installed this setup on my Ram and I have noticed that it has gotten louder over time, probably a few decibels, nothing crazy. But it does sound real good and I get compliments on it quite often. I am on the fence about cutting off the resonators, but I might as I don't see me installing headers for a while, maybe once I get out of the Army and return to Texas.
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Does single borla xr1 pop? I had true duals with two xr1s and it popped during acceleration.took then off and put factory single 3" pipe with maggy Y pipe to factory resonators and tips and no popping.why is that?? I was thinking of buting one xr1 back on but i dont want it to pop. Does single xr1 pop?
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Going to do this same style of install. Thinking about going with the Magnaflow Universal Stainless Steel Muffler #14410. It's the same style as the borla just a bit cheaper. $42 dollars Cheaper!

Though I know Borla is 100% Quality and the Sound is Awesome! Plus the Million Mile Warranty. It almost stupid not to pay the extra $$ to get that piece of mind. I only plan on doing this once!

Will probably order within the next month and then go on the search for a good muffler shop to do the install --->Right!

Found all items on Ebay w/free shipping to my door.

Thanks to the OP for posting your idea and install! Thumbs Up!

I will be leaving both Cats on as well as Resonators!
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Going to do this same style of install. Thinking about going with the Magnaflow Universal Stainless Steel Muffler #14410. It's the same style as the borla just a bit cheaper. $42 dollars Cheaper!

Though I know Borla is 100% Quality and the Sound is Awesome! Plus the Million Mile Warranty. It almost stupid not to pay the extra $$ to get that piece of mind. I only plan on doing this once!

Will probably order within the next month and then go on the search for a good muffler shop to do the install --->Right!

Found all items on Ebay w/free shipping to my door.

Thanks to the OP for posting your idea and install! Thumbs Up!

I will be leaving both Cats on as well as Resonators!
Im going to look into this as well.. sounds exactly like what I am looking for also
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got the magnaflow DOD14M direct replacement muffler.. Cant wait to hear it!
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Borla is what came on my Daytona. Sounds good on it!!!!!!
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Any performance gains by installing the Borla XR-1 or is just louder?
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