Which is better axle-back or cat-back exhaust?

Which is better axle-back or cat-back exhaust?

Traditionally, people that are looking for more sound than their stock parts produce turn to the axle-back option, which will increase overall volume and produce a more aggressive sound. For those looking to not only increase sound and volume but performance as well, the cat-back is the best option.

What is the difference between cat-back exhaust and axle-back exhaust?

An axle-back works by replacing just the mufflers on your Mustang. They get their name because they replace the exhaust pipes from the axle, back. The catback replaces your exhaust from the catalytic converters back, including the mufflers.

How much HP does a Borla cat-Back exhaust add?

Borla exhaust systems are designed to have the optimal diameters and low restriction flow that promote scavenging. The Borla R&D team performs dynamometer testing on new parts to ensure power gains. We frequently see gains in the 8 to 12 horsepower range, sometimes much higher.

What is louder axle back or cat back?

The big advantage of an axleback exhaust setup is louder exhaust noise (depending on the type of muffler) and significantly reduced back pressure. A performance catback exhaust system is designed to provide a small power boost, even with the catalytic converter in place.

Do cat back exhaust systems improve performance?

An Increased Horsepower The cat-back exhaust system provides a vital boost to ensure the vehicle produces maximum horsepower and torque. The cat-back system has a larger diameter than a standard muffler; the wide opening creates more space for the free flow of air.

Which exhaust system is the loudest?

Flowmaster Outlaw. Flowmaster Outlaw is the loudest muffler in the list.

  • Flowmaster Super 10. Flowmaster Super 10 is the second loudest muffler.
  • Flowmaster Super 44. Flowmaster Super 44 is the third loudest muffler.
  • Flowmaster Super 40.
  • Hooker Aero Chamber Muffler.
  • Flowmaster 50 Series Big Block Muffler.
  • What kind of exhaust system does Borla Cat use?

    A Borla Cat Back performance exhaust system replaces the factory exhaust system (behind this service-point) following the same exhaust path and secured using the original vehicle hangars and rubber isolators.

    Where is the Borla axle back exhaust system located?

    Axle Back Exhaust System. A Borla “Axle Back” or rear section exhaust implies the exhaust system is located behind the vehicle rear axle . Most installations are completed in less than an hour and require no cutting of the factory system.

    What’s the difference between axle back exhaust and cat back exhaust?

    An axle-back exhaust system includes the parts after the rear axle of a vehicle, which usually consists of the muffler, tailpipe and tips. (Axle-back and cat-back configurations are vehicle dependent, and sometimes only one is available for a particular make/model.) Axle-backs are a great choice for a number of reasons

    Which is better cat back or axle back?

    It seems straightforward. While axle-back systems improve sound and looks, cat-backs do all that and improve performance. But that performance boost comes at a higher upfront cost. You can also pair mid-pipes with an axle-back later for the same performance boost and have more flexibility in what you choose.

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