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Factory Spec: 3.7-liter V6 engine - 210 horsepower, 235 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 07-04-2009, 01:05 AM
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I am looking for a muffler/pipe setup that will give my V6 a more deeper sound. Currently i have a slightly modified stock muffler (modded by previous owner) with stock pipe except for a turndown right after the muffler.

For years (ive had my truck for almost a year) i have always seen/heard V6s drive by with a nice deep sound, but mine sounds higher pitched even at lower RPMs.

I have heard aftermarket mufflers on other V6s, but most sound similar and have the higher pitch that i am trying to get rid of.


Here is a sound test video i made.

Ive heard that to make the sound deeper would be to make the diameter of the pipes larger, but im not sure if this is the best way to do it, or if that even works.

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Hmm, i'm not too sure since i don't have the v6! I did have an s10 that was an inline 4... I put the flowmaster 40 series on it and it made that thing deeper, but over about 3k rpms it was high again. Goodluck! Maybe look into glasspacks?
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ACTUALLY CHECK THIS OUT! Its the flowmaster 50 series! Sounds pretty good in my opinion!
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Yeah, but is that on a 3.7L? Has a good sound on initial start up, but at a prolonged, idle, sounds a bit garbled, like blowing bubbles through water. Perhaps the video just didn't do it justice. Just glad he didn't hit the camera, lol! Wanted to see the end of the vid. Thanks for posting, that one is pretty cool.
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Now that is definitely loud, sounds good! Wake up neighbors, lol!
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I like the way that second one sounded, nice and smooth even tone
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Yeah, but this guy needs help with his 3.7 Lol and yes that jeep sounded beastly.
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3.7 whats that in english? lol, maybe a larger tail pipe might help? after the muffler, hard to say, might be easier just to add the other 2 cylinders lol
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