Exhaust Question

Discussion in '1979 - 1995 (Fox, SN95.0, & 2.3L) -General/Talk-' started by li'l Notch, Mar 18, 2007.

  1. li'l Notch

    li'l Notch New Member

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    Whats up guys. just needed to ask a smalll question? I just got my 88 notchback.and it has flowmasters with pro dumps. and i dont like them. i want to sound as close as i can to a cobra. i know im never going to sound like one . but i want the closest to it. thanx for the help.:SNSign: rules
     
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    a pushrod motor will never sound like a 4v
     
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    What year Cobra r u talking about?
     
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    blackened88lx Active Member

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    Sooo... Does it have flows or pro dumps? Pro dumps are Mac. What year Cobra with what exhaust haha? Not all Cobras sound the same, there's a bunch of different cobras and a million different exhaust combos.
     
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    I agree with everyone, we need way more info. As far as sounding like a 4v I too am in the same boat, I want my 5.0 to sound like one, but it is near impossible. This summer I plan to try a few different mufflers on it, but you will never get the 4v sound. Magnaflows, Bassani, and SLPs on foxes give it a close sound. Couple those with an off road X and it should be nice!
     
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    Darkwriter77 Resident Ranting Negative Nancy

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    A Magnaflow cat-back and an X-pipe would probably be a good start towards the sound you're looking for, IMO. An X-pipe makes things sound a little less "chunky," gives it a slightly smoother tone like the 4.6's. Another option would be some Dynomax Ultra-Flow or Hooker Maximum Flow mufflers with tailpipes behind any X-pipe - all pretty similar in design.

    If you want something of about the same tone, but a little more ballsy, go with what I'm running on mine (Pypes Violators and off-road X-pipe). Gets lots of compliments, and it doesn't have the obnoxious Flowmaster drone, sounds pretty civil in normal driving, sounds like hell on earth when you go WOT.
     
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    Mine is really docile down low, LTs will help that. Around 3000 my car gets raspy and loud and screams up top. I have an off road X and Spintechs on it!
     

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