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Old 01-21-2011, 07:36 AM
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whats up guys, im new to the forums been lurking for a while and finally decided to join. i recently purchased a 2000 ram 2500 with the v10, looking to do some mild mods the usual bolt on stuff, my main concern right now is the exhaust, it is WAY to quiet. Ive looked at a couple of cat back systems and i just dont think they are going to be loud enough, im from indiana and we dont have emisions or inspections, as long as i have a cat on im legal and they rarley ever check that, so im thinking of running wide open from the cats back, any suggestions or concerns? thanks in advance


I chopped mine right after the cats and right angled it out the side for a few months. it was VERY loud inside the cab. 2 months later i piped it out the back. and then 3 months after that i put the muffler in it. it really does have its own sound. its kinda like its growling at you. i kinda like it. just make sure you pipe it out the back and you should be fine. it will sound mean but wont give you a headache in the cab.

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Have a Magnaflow cat back on ours and it's a little tame. Sounds good WOT though for sure. I believe it's the rgight fit for our taste. I'm sure after awhile a loud exhuast note in the cab would get on my nerves. I have sound clip but don't know how to post up here. Good luck
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the v10 sounds sorta like a vintage inline six and 4 bangin ricer put toghether lol
they sound pretty cool with no cats my buddys 98 v10 has no cats with a muffler and its sorta loud not too much.
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