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I just bought my first diesel. 2010 SuperCrew 4X4. Wanting to do some mods to get better fuel mileage/power and get that deeper exhaust tone. Dont know much about this since its my first diesel. Im wanting to try to keep it where i wont have warrenty issues if something happens. Can anyone steer me in the right direction of where to start. Im mostly wanting better MPG and that deeper sound.
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My suggestion to you would be wake up early tommorow put on a pot of coffee and start reading. As far as the tone and better mpg's sounds like a simple exhaust up grade and a tune is in your near future....Throw a pic of that new truck up and let us see what ya got!

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I'm reading and studying as we speak. Since I'm worried about possible warrenty issues in the future I'm guess my best bet would be a dpf back exhaust. Was thinking about 5" but not sure if the it's worth it with just a runner and cold air intake planning on being installed? Ant suggestions on which exhaust sounds the best?
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I have a brand new dpf back exhaust 5" kit for sale in the classified and a dpf delete pipe if you wanted to go to a deleted exhaust down the road. The 5" dpf back won't change the sound a whole lot. It just gets rid of the muffler/resonator. Let me know if your interested.

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Without getting rid of the DPF, you aren't going to see increased mileage. Read the 'General 6.4 Modifications' sticky in the General 6.4 section.


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