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Sucky weld job I say?

I was driving home on the highway and needed to get around a slow poke. I naturally pushed down on that gas pedal to hear the HEMI and Flowmaster exhaust growl. Come to find out the weld from the muffler to the pipe leading out the back to the resonator complete snapped off.

I am going to take it to a show to see if a repair weld can be made or if I need a new muffler.


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Wow....that sucks Core.

Was that work you had done - or was it from the previous owner?


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new pipe

You need an I.D-O.D.pipe, they are about 18 inches long and one end is flared larger slip it over the muffler and into the tailpipe clamp or weld your choice.


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Looks very low grade parts, I would replace it if I were you.
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Decided to run straight pipes.


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Decided to run straight pipes.


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Wow, that must be loud as hell.....LOL.


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It's not too bad. Having the HEMI makes it sound very good. If I had a 3.7 I wouldn't do straight pipes.


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That must sounds great and makes yours a little more aggressive.
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That must sounds great and makes yours a little more aggressive.


It does. The best part is the cold start every morning lol sounds great.


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