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I put 4.6iS mufflers on my 3.0i a few years ago, and they won't make any difference in noise. I would like to do a resonator delete/X pipe as well someday, but it's low on the priority list. The 4.6iS mufflers do look a LOT better though.
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I put 4.6iS mufflers on my 3.0i a few years ago, and they won't make any difference in noise.

I would like to do a resonator delete/X pipe as well someday.
Yeah you definitely need to remove the resonator to change the tone. The x-pipe will help balance out the back pressure, and create better flow.



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Headers is the only true performance upgrade everything else is tone. As mentioned, the V8 muffler will provide a better experience without resorting to headers.
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Yeah you definitely need to remove the resonator to change the tone. The x-pipe will help balance out the back pressure, and create better flow.



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I agree with this, I'll keep you posted next week when I get this mod done, really excited lol

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Headers is the only true performance upgrade everything else is tone. As mentioned, the V8 muffler will provide a better experience without resorting to headers.
I've heard the same thing, budget wise this is a good mod for the time being at least
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I put 4.6iS mufflers on my 3.0i a few years ago, and they won't make any difference in noise. I would like to do a resonator delete/X pipe as well someday, but it's low on the priority list. The 4.6iS mufflers do look a LOT better though.
Found a clip online actually, this is what I expect it to sound like

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNBC...l=PapyVaklinov
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I put 4.6iS mufflers on my 3.0i a few years ago, and they won't make any difference in noise. I would like to do a resonator delete/X pipe as well someday, but it's low on the priority list. The 4.6iS mufflers do look a LOT better though.
Yeah, that's the advantage of the N62 mufflers. Just enough more sound to make a noticeable difference. Not enough to be annoying.
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Yeah, that's the advantage of the N62 mufflers. Just enough more sound to make a noticeable difference. Not enough to be annoying.
From the video I posted above that I located online it seems like it's the perfect balance of sound, at least for me
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From the video I posted above that I located online it seems like it's the perfect balance of sound, at least for me
Yeah, if you want to do a resonator delete, that changes things. I didn’t want to touch the X-pipe.
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Yeah, if you want to do a resonator delete, that changes things. I didn’t want to touch the X-pipe.
that's the plan stan, better flow and increased MPG, might as well
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received the V8 mufflers today, plan is to polish and clean them and tomorrow I'll have the work done along with xpipe installation

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