DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Mod Zone - Custom Dodge Ram Mods - Dodge Ram Performance > Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 > Exhaust


Notices

Exhaust 5.7 HEMI Exhaust Discussion


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
United Radio
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 06-06-2012, 02:51 PM
BDG's Avatar
BDG BDG is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Calgary
Age: 32
Posts: 87
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram 1500
Trim Level: Sport
Color: White
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:68
BDG will become famous soon enough
Default 2012 Ram 1500 - 18" MagnaFlow and Y-Pipe Installed

I've been wanting to do something with my exhaust for a while now but wasn't quite sure on the best route to go. Spent lots of time on here and YouTube trying to find the best sound for me.

Decided on the Magnaflow 18" Muffler Part# 12278. I found it wasn't going to be obnoxious loud, but it would bring out the Hemi rumble the way I wanted it to.

I also decided to do the Y-Pipe at the same time, so I purchased the MagnaFlow Y-Pipe Part# 10778

Cost for Parts was 102.58 for the Muffler and 29.99 for the Y-Pipe.
Cost for Labor was 230.

Here are some pics I took of the old muffler and y-pipe. I did get them to also remove the flattened section of pipe under the transmission pan.












Here is the new muffler and y-pipe installed







So far really pleased with the sound. Will keep an eye on performance the next few days to get a better feel, but early signs seem to indicate an improvement.

If I can figure out a way to upload a video, I might do a before and after as well
__________________
Exterior - Reflex Bedliner, Tow Hooks, AMP Power Steps
Performance - BT Catch Can, 18" MF Muffler + Y-Pipe
Tires - 35x12.50x20 Toyo Open Country MT
Wheels - Fuel Offroad Kranks 20x9, +1 Offset
Lift - Rough Country 4" Suspension Lift
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 06-06-2012, 02:58 PM
snrusnak's Avatar
snrusnak snrusnak is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Orlando
Age: 27
Posts: 13,386
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Dodge Ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: White
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 12
Rep:1385
snrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud ofsnrusnak has much to be proud of
Default

Nice! Looks like a really clean install. I will hopefully be doing mine soon, same y pipe and 18" single 3"in/out muffler.
__________________
Sean

Breathing in and out is good enough for me.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-13-2012, 12:55 AM
fastNugly @ BP's Avatar
fastNugly @ BP fastNugly @ BP is offline
Bully's Performance

 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Toronto
Posts: 17,876
Gender: Male
Vehicle: '15 Ram 1500 Longhorn EcoD
Trim Level: CC, 6'4", 3.92, LSD
Color: Granite Crystal
Engine: 2014-20?? 182.3ci (3.0L) L630DOHC V6 240hp 420lb/ft Eco-Diesel
Rep Power: 14
Rep:1787
fastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant future
Default

When adding the y, did you need to add any additional piping?
Or was the stock cut off, welded the new one in, then the Magnaflow exhaust...?
__________________
for the best pricing in the business, email me @ sales@bullysperformance.com
2014 Ram Hemi Tuning now available from DiabloSport get yours today!
OB-Trinity T-1000's only $489!
100% Guaranteed to work or we will replace it for free!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 06-13-2012, 02:55 PM
BDG's Avatar
BDG BDG is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Calgary
Age: 32
Posts: 87
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram 1500
Trim Level: Sport
Color: White
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:68
BDG will become famous soon enough
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by fastNugly View Post
When adding the y, did you need to add any additional piping?
Or was the stock cut off, welded the new one in, then the Magnaflow exhaust...?
They did need to add some additional piping, as they cut off the partly squashed pipe under the transmission pan
__________________
Exterior - Reflex Bedliner, Tow Hooks, AMP Power Steps
Performance - BT Catch Can, 18" MF Muffler + Y-Pipe
Tires - 35x12.50x20 Toyo Open Country MT
Wheels - Fuel Offroad Kranks 20x9, +1 Offset
Lift - Rough Country 4" Suspension Lift
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 06-13-2012, 03:00 PM
fastNugly @ BP's Avatar
fastNugly @ BP fastNugly @ BP is offline
Bully's Performance

 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Toronto
Posts: 17,876
Gender: Male
Vehicle: '15 Ram 1500 Longhorn EcoD
Trim Level: CC, 6'4", 3.92, LSD
Color: Granite Crystal
Engine: 2014-20?? 182.3ci (3.0L) L630DOHC V6 240hp 420lb/ft Eco-Diesel
Rep Power: 14
Rep:1787
fastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant futurefastNugly @ BP has a brilliant future
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BDG View Post
They did need to add some additional piping, as they cut off the partly squashed pipe under the transmission pan
OK
Mine is going on today and that's something I wasn't sure of
__________________
for the best pricing in the business, email me @ sales@bullysperformance.com
2014 Ram Hemi Tuning now available from DiabloSport get yours today!
OB-Trinity T-1000's only $489!
100% Guaranteed to work or we will replace it for free!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:26 AM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum