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Old 07-08-2013, 11:00 PM
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Alright guys finally doing my first mod on Friday... I found a shop that says if I go to a true dual setup with X pipe, dual 2.5in piping from cats all the way out the bumper and dual borla xr1mufflers I will get the most sound and performance. I want it really aggressive sounding and as much performance as I can gain. They will do the whole setup with all stainless piping for 600. Is this going to be more aggressive and better performance then just doing a muffler swap and running my stock setup? It's on a 2013 cc 4x4 sport 6spd.hemi... Thanks a lot just don't wanna spend the money and not be happy? I ordered my afe stage two cold air aswel
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If they will do all that for $600 take it and RUN!!! That's a killer deal and it sounds like a fantastic setup. It will perform 100% better then stock and It will give you the sound you're looking for... Heck If I could find a shop in my area that would give me the same set up for the same price I'd hack out my Magnaflow to run that setup. For the money you CANNOT go wrong.

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Ya what Mango said ^^^ For $600 I'd do that no question!! I paid more than that for my Flowmaster cat back system....

I'm not familiar with Borla mufflers so I'm not sure how they're going to sound. With the X-pipe you will probably still get a sound similar to having a Y-pipe and Borla muffler but you will definitely be flowing better because of the true duals.
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That sounds like a pretty good deal to me for an all stainless system. I think you will be very pleased with the sound. The only thing missing from that equation is some headers!
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That is a steal for that kind of setup. I would get it done as soon as possible before they shop realizes what they have done!
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Really hard to tell if you will actually 'gain' power. It will sound better, but just replacing the muffler may do that too....I have heard over "over doing" exhaust and killing low end...sure hope that doesnt happen, or your back to another $600 back to stock.
I did the Flowmaster Ram catback, lucky stock came apart easy at the joints. Needless to say, within 30 days, stock was back on.


Me, I say change muffler, and the other cash for other performance parts.
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Thanks guys. The shop always does this all the time. Its 600 with stock tips or you can get double wall 5in for an extra hundred. There quality is bar none. Best I have ever seen. Its called kinneys custom exhaust in fort worth. They even have a surround sound room with video clips of almost every muffler on every truck you can stand in and heat the setup before you buy. And if you don't like he muffler you have 30 days and they will switch it out with another one for you... Amazing deal. I'll post pics when done... I really hope I don't lose low end by doing this
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You should spend the extra $100 on the 5" tips. They fill the bumper cutouts better than the stock tips and look alot better. Just something to think about
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I'm deff doing the 5in.these trucks rock them really well!
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I have the Borla XR-1 Sportsman on my truck. I only have one in place of the factory muffler and I think it sounds great. Its very deep and very throaty. I would imagine that the shop is going to use the Sportsman like mine, the Multicore XR-1 Mufflers are close to $300 a piece. Sounds like you are getting a great deal. I love the sound of my Borla. I plan on doing a dual exhaust setup using the XR-1 Sportsman Mufflers once a tune is available for our trucks and I have some headers.
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