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Old 04-02-2010, 01:45 PM
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Ok guys I am about to order something today for my truck...(Just not sure what should be my 2nd performance mod)...Right now I have CAI K&N...The truck feels like its bogging untill i press gas...(Is it because of my stock exhaust) But anyways I have 600 dollars to spend on my next mod what do you guys suggest.....Exhaust system, Diablo...I know Diablo gives you more power but I have felling thats going to slow my truck even more because of my restrictions....Tell me what you think....
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I was thinking exhaust first then diablo....Or visa versa???
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Also if you guys can suggest what type of exhaust I should get I dont want double tip exhaust side exit where the stock one is is the only exhaust that I think will work for me..Also I want to stay away from flowmaster because its a little too loud I have 2 little kids...Sorry about triple post
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It's up you on which one you want to do first. Either one is an improvement. I have the SI/SO Magnaflow on mine. It's not too loud, it's pretty quiet at idle, but you can hear it when you hit the throttle. I've also heard good things about Gibson exhaust systems. Check out some sound clips on YouTube, they might help.
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Exhaust first !!!

That way you will really reap the benefits of the Predator when you get that. So get the air in/air out situation taken care of then get the programmer.
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Yeah I would go with exhaust first too
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Thats what I thought..I am really shotting for mbrp exhaust anyone have any experience with them????I love the way they look
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I would definitely go with exhaust first!
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I'm all for the exhaust as well, followed by the predator. There's plenty of cat-back kits you can get, just find one with the sound you like on YouTube.
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