Looking for Exhaust - MustangForums.com



GT S197 General Discussion This section is for technical discussions pertaining specifically to the V8 variation of the 2005 and newer Ford Mustang.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-15-2007, 08:58 PM   #1  
MuchToLearn
2nd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
MuchToLearn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: United States
Posts: 212
Default Looking for Exhaust

I'm looking for an exhaust that I like...but I'm pretty overwhelmed. After I think I like H-pipes over X pipes I hear a horribly sounding H-pipe set up and then find a really nice X-pipe set up....When I think I finally found a brand I like over another...suddenly a stock sounds better. When I think I hear the perfect sound and look at their set up....I have no idea what I'm looking at. Are those even pipes?! After a while all the sounds start to sound alike...and the crappy audio with the blowing wind doesn't help me get a good idea what they sound like in person. Some of them are really good quality...but the clips I see sound different from each other even when people are claiming to have stock cars with the same set ups.

Also, I'm pretty sure I've read the exhaust threads that explain things and have clips...I still think they don't sound the same, bad quality, or I have no idea what I'm reading even after I read 4 pages on it. Really simply...
I am looking for the older style sound..the reverberation, low rumble that has a powerful shifting sound. No high pitch screeching or sounding like some kind of backfire/lawn mower starting up.

I know people will probably just tell me to look at more online or in real person...but if anyone knows or thinks they know what I'm talking about, I'd like to see a link to some kind of set up or a guess on what type of system would give the sound I'm looking for.
MuchToLearn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:06 PM   #2  
simplexdesign
4th Gear Member
 
simplexdesign's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: FL
Posts: 1,533
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

This is the best H pipe on the market from what I hear.....

http://i63.photobucket.com/albums/h1...sx8/pc2005.gif

And forMufflers I would go with Slp's, Bassani or Corsaall can be found on Brenspeed.com
simplexdesign is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:47 PM   #3  
MuchToLearn
2nd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
MuchToLearn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: United States
Posts: 212
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

Yeah...the pro chamber? I have seen that quite a bit I think in the set ups I liked. I think I like Bassani too...but some Pro chamber and Bassani sound like complete **** when i watch a video..I have no idea why.
MuchToLearn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:50 PM   #4  
06Saleen3V
6th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location:
Posts: 6,414
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

All I can say is base your decision on what you hear in person and not on internet videos...if you see a stang you think sounds good, chase him down and find out his setup haha! Its worth it
06Saleen3V is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:52 PM   #5  
onederful100
6th Gear Member
 
onederful100's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Honolulu, HI
Posts: 6,130
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

here's my suggestion: mac LT's, mac prochamber, mac axle back w/ 4" rolled tips. and this would sound low rumble and loud too. this is an excellent set up, next to mine of course.
onederful100 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:56 PM   #6  
onederful100
6th Gear Member
 
onederful100's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Honolulu, HI
Posts: 6,130
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

check this out, it's prochamber w/ mac catback, and stock exhaust manifolds
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8OQClvTcCk
onederful100 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:57 PM   #7  
harraid5711
3rd Gear Member
 
harraid5711's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Posts: 901
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

my setup sounds like what you want.....stock h pipe with mac boomtubes. i just installed them and took off my frpp gta's.......sounds amazing. i too was lookin for that low "old school" sound
harraid5711 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 09:58 PM   #8  
simplexdesign
4th Gear Member
 
simplexdesign's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: FL
Posts: 1,533
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

Quote:
ORIGINAL: onederful100

check this out, it's prochamber w/ mac catback, and stock exhaust manifolds
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8OQClvTcCk

Damn[sm=drooldude.gif]
simplexdesign is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 10:08 PM   #9  
onederful100
6th Gear Member
 
onederful100's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Honolulu, HI
Posts: 6,130
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

Quote:
ORIGINAL: harraid5711

my setup sounds like what you want.....stock h pipe with mac boomtubes. i just installed them and took off my frpp gta's.......sounds amazing. i too was lookin for that low "old school" sound
welcome to the boomtube club, i love mine too.
onederful100 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2007, 10:11 PM   #10  
ANBAUTO
4th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location:
Posts: 1,199
Default RE: Looking for Exhaust

Here is a vid of my car, Magnaflow Catted X-pipe and 3" magnapack catback system

https://mustangforums.com/m_4186326/tm.htm
ANBAUTO is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Intake manifold replacement Dokilar 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 15 10-16-2015 08:13 PM
Roush Active Exhaust App Is a Hit MustangForums Editor The New S550 2015-2017 Mustang 1 09-30-2015 12:39 PM
Centerforce Clutch, will a exedy flywheel work? junior04 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 1 09-28-2015 10:53 AM
2015 Ford Mustang with MRT KR Muffler Delete DtRockstar1 Mustang Videos 0 09-27-2015 07:46 PM
Steeda S550 Mustang GT Axle-Back Exhaust with Aftermarket H-pipe (15-16 GT) [email protected] Steeda Autosports 0 09-24-2015 09:18 PM


Tags
installation, pc2005, prochamber

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:37 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.