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Old 10-06-2008, 03:04 PM   #1  
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This question is for people with the O/R H or X. I have the Pypes H and I'm running it with flowmasters. It sounds good, alot better than the X did but it's still too raspy and trumpets badly at 2500 rpm.

My question is what exactly the resonators will do. I know what they do, I'm asking what exactly will they clean up on our cars? Will the trumpeting go away? Will it be a cleaner sound? Will it get quieter?

Also I know Tombstand was talking about this. Has anyone mounted resonators ON the H or X before the crossover?

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This question is for people with the O/R H or X. I have the Pypes H and I'm running it with flowmasters. It sounds good, alot better than the X did but it's still too raspy and trumpets badly at 2500 rpm.

My question is what exactly the resonators will do. I know what they do, I'm asking what exactly will they clean up on our cars? Will the trumpeting go away? Will it be a cleaner sound? Will it get quieter?

Also I know Tombstand was talking about this. Has anyone mounted resonators ON the H or X before the crossover?

Thanks alot, Scott
I didnt end up getting my m-80 mounted before I put them in the regular spot due to clearance issues but If you add resonators to your set up now I dotn really think it will make a diff where they are Im pretty sure they will do there job just fine.
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Are the Pypes M-80 mufflers considered resonators? I have the Pypes MM's and since installing the Kooks LT w/cat'd H it trumpets like crazy. Just curious if I could add the resonators with the M-80's?
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Heavyg72 the M-80s essentially are resonators. To add more resonators you would have to mount them on the H which could be difficult with little room b/c of the longtubes. Or you could always add mufflers and keep the m-80s.

Tombstang, so you think mounting the resonators before the crossover would work? An you think it would clear up the raspyness and trumpeting?
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yes its basically going to sound similar to the stock h pipe just with a lil more grunt to it. If you have the MM I suggest running a x pipe rather then H they seem to trumpet less IMO, but either add resonators or hi-flow cats and your problem should be solved.

I am not a fan of the flows on the s197, unless its with LT and a catted x then they are ok, pretty smooth .
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yes its basically going to sound similar to the stock h pipe just with a lil more grunt to it. If you have the MM I suggest running a x pipe rather then H they seem to trumpet less IMO, but either add resonators or hi-flow cats and your problem should be solved.

I am not a fan of the flows on the s197, unless its with LT and a catted x then they are ok, pretty smooth .
Yea I don't got mid mufflers, you think the resonators will quiet it down that much? I figured just a little and a cleaner sound. As far as the flows I'm more than aware of you're feelings on them haha.
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