Exhaust questions

Discussion in '2013 Dodge Charger Forum' started by Xach99, Apr 19, 2017.

  1. Xach99

    Xach99 New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2017
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Il
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    hey guys so I'm kinda new to dodge always been a chevy guy. I bought a 13 charger r/t. Looking into exhaust and I look up video and what not but they only do so much. I'm think I want to do a resonator delete with borla mufflers. Or any better suggestions? I want it to sound like a muscle car but don't want it rediculously loud, just kinda nice deeper tone. Any input is appreciated. Thanks in advance
     
  2. Xach99

    Xach99 New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2017
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Il
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Or after more looking around a muffler delete and leave resonators? Not really wanting a drone sound either
     
  3. LowPar

    LowPar New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2017
    Messages:
    28
    Likes Received:
    18
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Michigan
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2016
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Color?:
    Bright White
    I had straight pipes [resonators and mufflers deleted] on my 300 srt8 and the drone was unbearable on the highway. On my 16 charger I picked up a set of old school flowmaster 40 series online and replaced the factory mufflers with them and deleted the resonators. It is loud at cold start but melows out when warmed up and has minimal to zero drone, Gave it that old school sound without screaming at people.
     
  4. Stevens12

    Stevens12 Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2012
    Messages:
    2,462
    Media:
    21
    Albums:
    3
    Likes Received:
    227
    Location:
    Altoona, Pa
    Vehicle:
    Charger SRT8
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    SRT8
    Color?:
    Billet Metallic
    You def. want the resonators left in place. Do the mid muffler delete and see how you like it. It will be louder, without the drone. Most aftermarket exhausts will drone especially in v4 mode. Corsa in my opinion is one of the best. All the sound is out the rear, next to zero drone and a beast when you get in the throttle.
     
  5. djalbin

    djalbin Active Member

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2014
    Messages:
    1,398
    Media:
    7
    Albums:
    1
    Likes Received:
    153
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Tucson, AZ
    Vehicle:
    Charger R&T STP
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2012
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Color?:
    Pitch Black
    I have the Flowmaster 40 series mufflers and Magnaflow resonators (12" perforated core glasspacks). My experience was similar to LowPar's ... "louder at cold start but mellows out when warmed up and has minimal to zero drone, Gave it that old school sound without screaming at people".
    I have since loaded a 91-octane HemiFever tune and the cold start is now mellower - more consistent with the sound after it's warmed up.
    .
     
  6. Xach99

    Xach99 New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2017
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Il
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Thanks for the help guys unfortunately a full catback isn't in the budget or I would just do that.
     
  7. Skidz

    Skidz New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2015
    Messages:
    84
    Media:
    4
    Albums:
    1
    Likes Received:
    8
    Location:
    Central Illinois
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Color?:
    Pitch Black
    If you're looking for an inexpensive modification, then the mid-muffler delete is the way to go. There's occasionally some minor drone at certain rpm's while in eco mode, but nothing that's overly annoying.
     
  8. Xach99

    Xach99 New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2017
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Il
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    I ended up bitting and getting a loudmouth
     
  9. RICharger

    RICharger Member

    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2017
    Messages:
    125
    Likes Received:
    23
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Bristol, RI
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Color?:
    Bright White
    That's the same exhaust I have on mine. Sounds really good. Drone is up there but it doesn't bother me at all..
     
  10. Xach99

    Xach99 New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2017
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Il
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Yea I read the drones kinda bad but with the radio up you don't really notice. I always have the radio on even for a 2 minute drive so I figured I should be fine.
     
  11. RICharger

    RICharger Member

    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2017
    Messages:
    125
    Likes Received:
    23
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Bristol, RI
    Vehicle:
    Charger
    Vehicle Year:
    7th Gen - 2013
    Trim?:
    R/T
    Color?:
    Bright White
    I'm fine with it and the cold New England cold starts really wake my neighbors up.. :p
     

Share This Page