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Old 08-01-2013, 02:04 PM
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Wonder how much louder my 13 ram with a cherry bomb extreme muffler would be if I had the resonators removed... Guy who installed it said it wouldn't make a difference because of how small the resonators already are... What is everyone's opinion?
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It wont be a night and day difference. Quantitatively, maybe 10% louder. I have a 2011 with the resonators removed and also had a 2012 with the resonators installed. Both running the same 14" magnaflow. Reso delete is just a little louder...
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thanks, dont think im gunna worry about doing it...just was wondering its pretty loud now
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thanks, dont think im gunna worry about doing it...just was wondering its pretty loud now
good call, ive heard of ppl running into drone issues in the cab once they took out those resonators. If you want louder once in a while get an electric cut out
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yeah i have heard that too, only thing i do not like about my truck, which isnt really the trucks fault its the aftermarket muffler but when MDS kicks in i HATE the way it sounds lol and get a little drone from that
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yeah i have heard that too, only thing i do not like about my truck, which isnt really the trucks fault its the aftermarket muffler but when MDS kicks in i HATE the way it sounds lol and get a little drone from that
yeah im in the same boat. You should hear the mds with the cutout open, it sounds like the engine just shat itself, even worse when it kicks in and out.
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iffun u don't like the mds sound just select a gear manually and presto!! I never drive with mds active. its kinda annoying at first to toggle the switch every time you drive your truck, but after awhile its like second nature.
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I shut my mds off a week after I got my truck. And Im getting 17mpg in mixed driving.
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i cannot stand the mds really thinking about getting a tuner to shut it off but im leasing the truck so really dont wanna soak a bunch of money into...probablyy will buy it out
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