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Old 04-05-2010, 08:22 PM
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What size it the stoke tail pipe on a 1998 v8 5.2l? I got a used truck, but the exhaust looks new. I don't know how to tell if its stock.
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I believe that the 2nd generation rams are 2.5 inches in diameter. At least my 2001 had a 2.5 inch diameter exhaust before I upgraded.
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yes...probably a 2.5" or 3" single.

The SS/Ts were 3.5" or 4" single I believe.
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My 99 sport had a 3" stock tailpipe, I think the sports were 3" stock tailpipe, 2.5" exhaust, and 2" from manifold to cat.
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same with my 01 5.2 2 'to cat 2 1/2 "to muffler 3"out to tail pipe
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the 97's n under i think were 2.5, because mine is 2.75, and thats what the replacement was too.
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now my 2nd Gen stock has 3 in duals that run into 1 muffler and exit with a 3.5 in tail pipe, but I've also got a V10 so i would think I would be a little different than most.
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