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Old 09-04-2010, 06:04 PM
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Just joined today because I have made the great decision to "spice" up my 2010 Dodge Ram 1500 5.7L Hemi (I have had it almost a year). I just ordered my Diamondback Tonnuea cover today which should be here in 2 to 3 weeks. I will upload pics once I put it on. If you haven't seen one yet, they look amazing! It will be the sweetest ride around...

Next on my list is exhaust, and I have not been able to make a decision yet. I currently am running the original dual exhaust, chrome tipped straight out the rear and am looking to put a little rumble in my ride. This is where I am looking for help.

I am looking for a a nice deep rumble during idle with a definite roar when I put my foot on the gas. I don't want to shake the birds out of the trees and must be decibel respectful as my kids (older than 7, younger than 12) will be riding in the back and the most critical observer of all (my lovely wife) will be in the passenger seat, so for the sake of my marriage I still need to hear her speak over the sound of the exhaust! You all know what I am talking about...

Do I need to replace the whole exhaust, or just the muffler? What kind? Any other good info? Any other mods to help me out?

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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you! You've landed yourself in the right spot to get some great mod advice, some of our members have pretty sweet setups, so they'll be able to advise you better than I can, just be sure to keep us posted! Any pics of your truck? We'd love to see it! You doing any other mods to go with the exhaust, CAI or tuner perhaps? Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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Welcome to forumz alot on here will probably tell you to buy mufflers but i just went with a y off my cat and straight back with some 3" cans and i have a 2 year old thats in my truck and he seems to love it.

this is my truck hopefully this will help with your decision.

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I went Magnaflow for the sound, quality and price. You wouldn't have to go with a complete catback, you can just replace your stock mufflers.

Intake, exhaust and a programmer are three basic, best bang for the buck mods to wake up that HEMI.
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Welcome to the forum,
Since the Sport already has a decent dual exhaust, you could just do the muffler.

This forum is full of great looking trucks; packed with great mod ideas and there are loads of knowledgeable and experienced people here.

AND - We all like pix! Got any to share?

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