new mbrp exhaust?? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
6.0L Performance Parts Discussion What has or has not worked for you?

User Tag List

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 09:08 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 34
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
new mbrp exhaust??

just installed it and just curious is it normal not to hear anything in the cab, its a 5inch turbo back system with 7 inch tip, looks nice and "mean" if you will, however i hear no change in the exhaust really, sounds cool first thing in the morning untill the turbo noise kicks in and then all you hear is the hiss from the tail pipe just like the stock one, took it under an overpass and honestly was not loud at all, my tuner is on the way i missed the ups guy on friday, but will the tuner help amplify the sound....long post i know just wanna know if its normal not to really hear anything, and the cat is still on...got emissions nextmonth and im usre thatin its self will make a lil difference but still? any info thank alot guys
tootall is offline  
post #2 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 09:10 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
strokerguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 2,027
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
is it a straight pipe? or are you runing a muffler

99 f350 reg cab 4x4 zf6 speed stock for now
strokerguy is offline  
post #3 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 09:10 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Raul@Stealth Automotive's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Ventura County, CA
Posts: 20,359
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 23
Thanked 30 Times in 17 Posts
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Send a message via AIM to Raul@Stealth Automotive
the cat is what is killing the sound... and if you still have muffler that's it too... take both out and you will get the sound you want
Raul@Stealth Automotive is offline  
post #4 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 09:21 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 34
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
running both muffler and cat, but the muffler you can see right through the damn thing and its 5 inches i wass assuming still be louder after emissions i'll take itout i suppose, used to gassers love my hemi and straight piped that with cats still loud as hell gues these diesels are way diff as far as sound goes
tootall is offline  
post #5 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 09:23 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
strokerguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 2,027
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by tootall View Post
running both muffler and cat, but the muffler you can see right through the damn thing and its 5 inches i wass assuming still be louder after emissions i'll take itout i suppose, used to gassers love my hemi and straight piped that with cats still loud as hell gues these diesels are way diff as far as sound goes
take them both off and then ull hear a differance but make sure you keep them for next year when you need to get inspected.

99 f350 reg cab 4x4 zf6 speed stock for now
strokerguy is offline  
post #6 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 10:45 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
CCSBD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Indpls., IN.
Posts: 1,274
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
If you just take the cat off you will hear a huge difference!! I have the mbrp 4" and have their muffler and no cat and it sounds freakin awesome! Everytime I go under an overpass I get on it cause I love to hear it

***SOLD***
'04 CrewCab ShortBed 6.0 4x4
Black FX4 Sport
6K HID's
CCV Mod
03 Turbo
6.4 Banjo's
Zoodad Mod
4.5" Icon Lift
High Idle Mod
ARP Headstuds
RCD EGR Delete
Updated FPR Spring
Sinister Coolant Filter
Recon Smoked Cab Lights
SCT X3 Tuned by Innovative
4" MBRP SS Turbo Back Exhaust
ISSPRO EV pyro, trans, boost guages
CCSBD is offline  
post #7 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 10:47 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
CCSBD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Indpls., IN.
Posts: 1,274
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Would taking off the straight through muffler really make that much of a sound difference? (cat is already gone)

***SOLD***
'04 CrewCab ShortBed 6.0 4x4
Black FX4 Sport
6K HID's
CCV Mod
03 Turbo
6.4 Banjo's
Zoodad Mod
4.5" Icon Lift
High Idle Mod
ARP Headstuds
RCD EGR Delete
Updated FPR Spring
Sinister Coolant Filter
Recon Smoked Cab Lights
SCT X3 Tuned by Innovative
4" MBRP SS Turbo Back Exhaust
ISSPRO EV pyro, trans, boost guages
CCSBD is offline  
post #8 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 12:41 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
fx4f150's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Henderson Texas
Posts: 382
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
im about to get that mbrp exhaust and some one told me its just like a glasspack and if u turn it around that it will be loud has anyone done that

2006 Stone/Tan F350 FX4

Muffler and Cat delete with 10in tip
SCT X3 by Eric
Edge cts
190cc industrial injection injectors
led's all over
Smoked recon lights
17in rockstars
35in trailgapplers
fx4f150 is offline  
post #9 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 02:12 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
SuperdutyKing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Savannah, Tenn. (over 100 miles east of Memphis)
Posts: 591
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by CCSBD View Post
Would taking off the straight through muffler really make that much of a sound difference? (cat is already gone)
Yes most certainly! A heck of a difference.

Cory

1995 F-250 XLT
7.3 Powerstroke Lapis Blue Metallic SuperCab ZF5 3.55 2wd Long Bed 275k miles
3.5 from the downpipe to stock 6.4 muffler, 43367 diy intake.

1993 F250 XL RCLB Turbo 7.3 IDI zf5 2wd 223k miles; 5 inch exhaust & tint -sold-
2006 F350 Lariat Harley Interior CCSB 6.0 Powerstroke 5r110 4x4 43k miles; SCT, EGR delete, ARP studs, tint, & 5 inch exhaust -sold-
SuperdutyKing is offline  
post #10 of 12 Old 03-01-2009, 05:04 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
CCSBD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Indpls., IN.
Posts: 1,274
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by SuperdutyKing View Post
Yes most certainly! A heck of a difference.
I just dont see it? Guess I will have to try it and see for myself

***SOLD***
'04 CrewCab ShortBed 6.0 4x4
Black FX4 Sport
6K HID's
CCV Mod
03 Turbo
6.4 Banjo's
Zoodad Mod
4.5" Icon Lift
High Idle Mod
ARP Headstuds
RCD EGR Delete
Updated FPR Spring
Sinister Coolant Filter
Recon Smoked Cab Lights
SCT X3 Tuned by Innovative
4" MBRP SS Turbo Back Exhaust
ISSPRO EV pyro, trans, boost guages
CCSBD is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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 On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

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