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My 318 has Shorty headers down into the collectors then down the pass side into a high flow cat and then its 3 inch straight pipe back to the axle with a 45 angle out. It sounds awesome but its loud. If I cut out a section and insert a 3 inch in and out muffler will it do much or is the 3 inch ... what's the result going to be? In theory its quieter but will it sound good?
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The muffler will help a lot. I am running lt's into high flow cats then 3" pipe back to a cutout and then a large magnaflow muffler. With the cutout open it is very loud but with it closed it sounds like stock but with a deeper rumble.
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Yeah a muffler will help a lot. If you get a straight through type muffler (magnaflow, dynomax...) it won't hurt performance either. I personally really like the sound of a straight through muffler...like ORT said it's sort of a deep but quiet rumble at low rpm but when you put the pedal down it opens up and gets loud and mean.
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Thanks a ton. I'm looking into a heartthrob muffler but ill deff take your idea ORT and put in a cutout. Gives me a chance to enjoy the loud straight pipes when I feel like it.
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