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i have 99 dodge ram 2500 with the 5.9 magnum. i was wondering if i change from a single exhasut to a dual will it effect my torque?
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Going to a TRUE (off both exhaust manifolds) dual exhaust will slightly hinder bottom end torque but as for horse power you will gain roughly between 10 -17 Hp. The 5.9 Magnum and 5.7 Hemi rely upon a given amount of back pressure for its lower end torque. You should lose no more than 3% of your bottom end torque.
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