centre muffler on xr turbo - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-13-04, 03:36 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: canberra
Age: 32
Posts: 129
centre muffler on xr turbo

will changing the centre muffler on my turbo ute give me more or less power? or will it not change anything at all

For Sale 1996 virago 1100 flat bar, loud pipes Pm me for details
dan85 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-13-04, 02:52 PM
Registered User
Jabba's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Gold Coast
Age: 44
Posts: 344
Re: centre muffler on xr turbo

On turbo charged motors 90% of the exhaust noise is suppressed by the turbo its self.
Also the turbo also produces nearly all the back pressure you need.
I have had 3 turbo charged cars ( 91 RX7, 95 Nissan GTST, 97 Nissan GTR ). All with exhaust mods.
And the systems were similar in the fact that none of the them had a muffler, But I did have a straight through muffler on the back of the system, and all of the cars got an expellant power gain. And if you were to do a mod like this I would think you should get a
great result and sound shi- hot to. :

If I had the XR6T I would go with a 3.25 inch dump pipe straight of the turbo then reduced into a 3 inch mandrel bent system with a
hiflow CAT and nice straight though muffler or resonator on the end. this will increases power and sound great. Also you wont get any drone

( careful with the cats as some exhaust fitters are as dumb as dog shite. And don't fit the cats and the oxygen sensor
in the correct position, there for causing the sensor to fail and the motor to run like a heap of crap)

Hope this helps you.:beer2
Jabba is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-14-04, 03:22 PM
Pursuit Reincarnation Dog
Aussie Pete's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Melbourne VIC
Posts: 7,777
Re: centre muffler on xr turbo

Should get away with stacking two good quality mufflers vertically side by side. I am gatherin g you only want to replace the mufflers and keep everything else standard right?

BA'1.5' Pursuit 290
Lightning Strike / Reflective Orange Stripes

'General' Dog - AP's German Shepherd and Best Mate - 02Dec1998-15Dec2003.
'Pepper' Dog - General's and My Little German Shepherd Sweetie - 1996?-02Apr2006.

'Sako' Dog - My Beautiful and Pretty German Shepherd - 2001?-23Aug2006.
Aussie Pete is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford Ute Forum

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tx3 turbo upgrade Tx3 man Ford Escort | Ford Laser | Ford TX3 | Ford Sierra | Mercury Capri 1 09-22-04 08:58 PM
USA:Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 4 08-12-04 05:59 AM
cross flow LPG turbo in tc cortina! thek LPG Tech 11 07-01-04 10:08 PM
Help on turbo project (long) Supa R00 Superchargers | Turbos | N2O 34 01-29-04 04:08 AM
Mazda Roadster Turbo, RX8 Mazdaspeed Stacy94PGT Mazda Forum 0 12-28-03 07:48 AM

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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome