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Old 07-13-2012, 09:44 AM
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Will do. I'm going to order it tonight, then install it when I have my buddy around to help(I am new to welding). Will probably be a month or so. I'm debating if it's ok to use my MIG welder on it(flux core) or use his TIG. I'm pretty sure I can weld SS with mine I just need to get a different spool of wire, but I'm not positive.
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Alright everyone so my wife wants me to get a 14" lol. So I'm going to listen to her. Now I ran across VMS Racing Mufflers which is basically a magnaflow knock off, it is all stainless, basically identical, but half the price. Anyone ever hear of them or use them? I'm going to decide between the 14" VMS or the 14" magnaflow and order tomorrow, just wanting to know if anyone has heard of VMS, they seem pretty legitamate and I even found some reviews on mustang forums and bronco forums and such. But it seems too good to be true.
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How much cheaper are they?? i magnaflow muffler is only $130 anyways? is it the same grade stainless steel? i know my magnaflow system is supposed to be all stainless, but I'm getting rust spots on some of the piping already.
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Yeah it's less than half the cost, and is T304 SS inside and out.
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Then have at er man, be our guinea pig haha
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I would rather go with the 24" and a cutout up front!
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I would rather go with the 24" and a cutout up front!
Thats my plan! i was thinking about switching my 22" For a 14" but then i heard about cutouts, way better idea IMO
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At this time I don't want a cutout just due to cost, but that would be great...

I think I'll be the guinea pig, lol. The only reason I'm hesitant is because I think I really want an 18" muffler(this magnaflow knockoff only comes in a 14"), and even though I decided to get a 14" due to the wife, this knockoff is actually a smaller case than the magnaflow so it will be louder. It's all good though, I'll try it out and see how I like it, hopefully it won't be too loud for me. 24" to 14" was a big jump lol.
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haha yeah thats kind of the opposite ends of the spectrum there, You still have factory resonators right?
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Yeah still have the resonator. Single exhaust, not dual.
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