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Straight pipe, possible loss of power?

Deleted the muffler on friday and it seems i lost some power. Doesn't feel the same. Is it possible? Thoughts?

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I think it's in your head man. I have a straight pipe and if anything I think it makes my turbo spool faster and my truck quicker. Idk anything is possible

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Deleted the muffler on friday and it seems i lost some power. Doesn't feel the same. Is it possible? Thoughts?
i have heard from a couple diesel shops that the 6.0 needs needs back pressure so they recomend the muffler but it sounds so good straight piped i couldnt haha

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Nah it gets all the back pressure it needs from the turbo

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