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Old 08-24-2013, 11:02 AM
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I just put on the Mopar performance exhaust on my 2012 Ram 1500. I previously had the flowmaster 40 series. Though I don't like how quiet it is, it feels to have better throttle response. Any suggestions on getting thiswith a more aggressive sound to it?
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deleting cats? or adding cut outs or headers
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Don't delete the catalytic convertors as it'll sound like crap!
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what do they sound like without cats? never heard one without them
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Don't delete the catalytic convertors as it'll sound like crap!
and void the warranty of your entire exhaust before the cats, including the manifolds...
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I wasn't considering removing the cats. Was considering headers or going back to the flowmaster. Last thought was going true dials. Any other ideas? Would like a more aggressive sound plus good throttle response.
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You could try the cherry bomb extreme, its a single cbamber muffler vs the FM40 2 chamber.

You just go straight pipe with a y pipe in place of the muffler?

I currently have the Extreme and love it, i had a 2 chamber muffler very similar to the 40 and it was okay, changed fo the extreme and never looked back!! many others like the Extreme too.

it cost about 60 on amazon.

Longtube Headers would make it sound great and add a good amount of power down low, but they cost ~$1500 and shortys cost about 600 ceramic coated and just arent worth it and dont change the sound much from what people have said.
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Thanks Shawnu. How about performance with throttle response. Like stock or better?
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It was noticeably better but not a night and day difference.

The sound was though, screams when you want it to, and quiet when your cruising.
I also still have resonators in place. But will be cutting the factory ,2.25 tails pipes for 2.5 with no resonators...oneday. lol
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Ok. Thank you again. I really like the throttle response of the Mopar but just to quiete.
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