How do I choose the right exhaust for my truck? (video)
What is better Flowmaster or MagnaFlow?
Magnaflow is better than Flowmaster when cold starting the car. However, on acceleration, Flowmaster's mufflers have more control. Magnaflow's mufflers dampen the sound too, but they are more prone to drone sounds when they degrade. via
How much HP does a full exhaust system add?
Everything that comes before the muffler, where the pressure is greatest and performance potential is highest, will remain tight and congested. MagnaFlow, an aftermarket exhaust manufacturer, says that its customers can expect horsepower gains of around 10 percent (which is a pretty commonly-quoted figure). via
What exhaust do I need?
What Size Exhaust Pipe Should I Use? The quick and easy way to choose what diameter pipe you will need from the headers to the mufflers is to go back to the old rule of thumb, that for every 100 horsepower, 1 inch of total pipe diameter is needed across the system. via
Does a cat back exhaust make it louder?
You'll get a deeper sounding exhaust sound and a more satisfying revving experience. In my experience, if you're going to go with a louder exhaust system, go with a cat-back as it's easier to live with day in and day out. via
Is a cat back exhaust system legal?
A catback exhaust does not remove a catalytic converter, which is the main reason why an exhaust may not be legal. However this doesn't account for things like the exhaust being too loud, which can also be the reason an exhaust may be illegal. via
How much does an exhaust tune cost?
The ECU tune should cost between $400-$1,500 for a mid-range car or truck and between $600-$3,200 for a luxury or racing vehicle. If your vehicle requires a new ECU chip, these range from $150 to $1,600. Engine tuning can be complicated, with some vehicle shops specializing in it and doing nothing else. via
Will flowmaster increase mpg?
Power and Gas
While most sporty cars have the ability to pass sedans, Flowmasters give you the ability to pass almost any vehicle on the road. Not only will you be able to pass them, you'll also pass them at the gas station more and more. Flowmasters can also help you save money by increasing your miles per gallon. via
Are aftermarket exhausts worth it?
By improving the airflow through the system and decreasing back pressure, aftermarket exhausts reduce the energy wasted in the system having to overcome these pressure problems. This leads to better fuel efficiency. Better sound: Aftermarket mufflers can significantly louden the sound of your engine. via
How much hp can a cold air intake add?
Cold Air Intakes are said to improve your vehicle's performance by 5-20 horsepower. This number will vary depending on the make and model of your vehicle. While this isn't enough power to put you back in your seat, it will give your car or truck a little pep in its step. via
Does straight piping a truck improve gas mileage?
Nevertheless, straight pipes are not an efficient way to make your car more fuel efficient. They will actually decrease the gas mileage of your vehicle by disturbing airflow and increasing turbulence in your engine bay. This may result in a loss of vehicle performance. via