Originally Posted by Pfeffer
has anyone with the shudder put on a different exhaust? i've read around here that the factory exhaust is pretty restrictive, anyone think this could have an impact? just a thought
It's on my list but other unforseen circumstances have put that way down on the priorities right now.
It could go both ways. From an engineering standpoint it could alleviate many problems for lots of people. From a sales perspective it could annoy a LOT of customers (contrary to popular belief, the majority of truck buyers do not want their vehicle to be heard/felt from the next area code.
It's a first-gen engine. Growing pains are to be expected, it's inherent in being an early adopter of leading edge technology. It really sucks that these issues are coming up but such is life. If risk isn't your thing, the 5.0 or the 6.2 would probably have been better choices to put in your F150.