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Old 09-01-2012, 11:26 AM
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So I was actually looking for a Magnaflow at a shop here and they didnt have any in stock but recommended a FloPro saying its basically a "walmart brand" of Magnaflow and cheaper. I said what the heck and had them put it on.
It was just a muffler swap and an addition of a nice 4" tip. Its got a unique low rpm sound (almost like a subtle audio bass) but it sounds pretty muscular with some foot pedal love.
The interior sound is very quiet. The entire sound level has been kicked up but not obnoxious or drony or anything.
Its for the ones who want a better rumble but still need to keep it quiet for kiddos or whatever.
Power wise? i dont know, I cant tell really, maybe a little.
MPG wise? too early to tell but it is just a muffler...

In the long run, who knows how it will hold up. I looked for reviews through different vehicle forums and there were a lot more positives than negatives. Most of the "no"s were mainly because nobody really has them and just safer to go with a name brand that has already proven itself.

Ill try and get some sound clips cause thats really what you all want to hear...

http://www.flopro.com/max.html
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cool. can't wait to hear it.
do you know what size muffler they used?
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Heres the clip:

http://s66.photobucket.com/albums/h2...nt=flopro1.mp4
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that does sound good...it's basically the same design like a maggie..straight thru.. the chambered ones like flowmasters don't sound this muscular..
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I take it back..only the glasspack and max are worth installing...the hemi's don't like chambered..
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the MAX is the one that was installed.
Its louder than stock, but could be too quiet for some peoples taste I think
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sounds good man!
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