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Old 01-04-2012, 01:31 AM
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Originally Posted by dig View Post
Just talked to my buddy today about my muffler and tailpipes. He laughed, He does race cars and is doing a 600hp chevy right now. He says that he is installing 2.5" pipes and that is as big as you need for 600hp. So why do you need more then what you have stock for 390hp. He also got a good laugh about the Y pipe. He said people think just because it is louder it is more powerful. He has been doing this for a lot of years. So I do have to consider what he says. I'm just quoting him. No let her rip.
Your friend's use of the 2.5" pipes...separate reasonable for a 600hp engine with headers and such...but you don't think he's going to use a stock, OEM style muffler, do you?
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