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Exhaust Brake Questions

Well I am considering getting an exhaust brake and I have heard that it can tear S*$T up i.e tranny turbo and valves im not sure how true it is, but if itts not true the I was wondering what a good brand of exhaust brake to buy?? thanks in advance guys

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I've not used an actual exhaust brake. I have a DP decel tune that closes the stock exhaust butterfly valve as a brake. It works decently for me, and it is cheaper, but the "real thing" is considered better. Not heard any big downside to it.

BTW, awesome TJ quote, thanks for posting it

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thanks and you quote is freakin awesome too they are both so true as well...

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Unplugged (soon to be gutted) EBPV
Straight piped in to 6 in tip

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