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Old 08-12-2013, 01:10 PM
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Having my 14" maggie with smooth transition y pipe installed on my '13 ram 1500 5.7 hemi. Leave resonators on or have them chopped off?
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i see this question asked about 10 times a week. and I never come back to the thread to follow up with what people say. I need to so we can just have an sticky thread made about the effects of removing/leaving resonators.

From what I think I've heard it'll make it like 10% louder. not sure. try it, if you don't like it, have it put back on
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Yea thats always an option I guess. Thinking i may just leave them on to start and c if its loud enough. Im just afraid it wont sound different than stock with them on
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it's not so much will it be louder, it's how much drone can you tolerate...try it and you'll find out..I started with just an 18" maggie and it eventually droned like a mutha and drove me nutts. Then I had it dumped post axle and the drone vanished... I actually requested my muffler guy to add a reso while doing the dump but he forgot..told me to drive it and if I still heard it, to bring it back and he would install a reso. Turns out the drone vanished and it was much quieter incab with the turn down after axle..who woulda thought...
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