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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-22-2008 Thread Starter
 
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2005 Mustang v6 exhaust ?'s

Hey guys i have an 05 v6 and i want to put on a new muffler to give my car the all american sound it needs. I was wondering if you guys can give me some ideas on what would be the best single bolt on muffler that would give me that deep throaty sound. I dont want to do any fabrication at the moment to anything is appreciated. thanks!

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-23-2008
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There are lots of mufflers that will work well and all sound different- look on here for sound files and see what you like. I have a GT take-off that I love and that was very inexpensive (Ebay!). The muffler swap is an easy job you can do without even lifting the car.


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do the gt take off they sound alright on a v6..... pretty much they all sound good but i just dont like hearing them in the high rpm range..... good luck with finding the right sound.....
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Borla or Flowmaster A/T should suit your needs. A Flowmaster 40 series might be better because its a little mellower than the A/T but listen to some sound clips to decide.

The GT takeoff is a bit too high pitched for my taste. Believe me, it doesn't sound high pitched until you get a better sounding muffler on there and then you really see what you've been missing!

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Get the Flowmaster American Thunders without a doubt...Great sound.

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Thanks alot. I think I'm gonna go with the american thunder. Any ideas where i can get one for a good deal? and to install i just unbolt the old and bolt on the new right?
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