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Old 05-22-2009, 09:32 PM   #1
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My stock muffler has a few holes. I believe the stock exhaust is 2.25 inches. I bought a replacement Magnaflow muffler but it's 2.5 inch. Is there anyway to make it work or do I need to get the 2.25 inch one?

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I believe they make adapters that you can clamp/weld on.. something like 2.25 to 2.5 or w/e you need.
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Take the Magnaflow back and exchange it.
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they make adapters at vip or advanced auto. Or you could return the magnaflow and buy a cheap welded muffler and have it sound just as good.
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Just get a CherryBomb for $19.95, they sound great...Tj
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ANY parts store will have the adapters in stock if you dont want to exchange.
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Why spend more money on parts and extra welds? Just exchange it.
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Well today I looked for adapters but I could not find any that would fit. I'm going to order a new one and send back the original. Thanks for everyone's thoughts.
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Before I get the wrong size again, are the stock pipes 2.25 inches?
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You could measure it and take the guess work out of it. Call me crazy but thats what I would do.
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should be 2"1/4 od
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mines 2.25 i did the same thing you did bought 2.5 so i just ran 2.5 in pipe from cat back
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