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Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler

Part No. 50052FLT Warranty  

Fit of this part varies by vehicle & equipment specs Type of Fit

Product Features:
  • Free-Flowing Inner Pass Tube
  • Great Performance Sound
  • Ribbed Case For Durability
  • Low Restriction
  • Reduces Backpressure
  • Increases Performance
  • Case Provides Sound Control
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Case Length:13 in
Case Shape:Rectangle
Hanger Included:No
Inlet Location:Offset
Inlet Quantity:1
Inlet Size(s):2.5 in
Material:Aluminum
Muffler Finish:Standard
Muffler Height:4.5 in
Muffler Overall Length:13 in
Muffler Shape:Rectangle
Muffler Shell Length:13 in
Muffler Width:10 in
Outlet Quantity:1
Outlet Size(s):2.5 in
Outlet Type:Center
Overall Length:13 in
Quantity per Vehicle:1
Reversible:Yes
Width:10 in

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FlowtechRaptor; Turbo Performance Muffler
 
3.6

(based on 7 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

71%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (5)
  • Great sound (5)
  • Lightweight (5)
  • Increases power (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Replacement (5)
    • Everyday driving (4)
    • Performance driving (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual driver (5), Truck enthusiast (4)

    Reviewed by 7 customers

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    1.0

    junk

    By boogie

    from arkansas

    About Me Casual Driver

    Pros

    • Sounded Ok At First

    Cons

    • Does Not Last Long At All

    Best Uses

      Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

      bought this muffler about 6 months ago and started hearing this very anoying exaust rattle . I thought it was a heat sheild on my chevy truck. it sounded bad going down the road like something was falling off I crawled under the truck and the outlet was pushed in the muffler where the outlet comes out of the muffler shell. I will never buy another flowtech brand muffler. this muffler had less than 1000 miles on it . waste of money

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      5.0

      Great sound for a truck

      By Tylar

      from sidney, ME

      About Me Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

      Pros

      • Adds Style
      • Easy To Install
      • Great Sound
      • Increases Power
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

        Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

        took off my stock muffler and tail pipe of my 2002 Gmc sierra 1500 5.3L and put on this muffler, I then put a 45 degree pipe right at the outlet of the muffler and another 45 degree pipe at the end of that 45 and then put a 4 inch tip at the end of that pipe. The exhaust comes out right before the passenger side tire and is completely legal and makes your truck sound nice and loud outside yet it still gives you some sound inside the cab. I Recomend this.

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        5.0

        Great Price, Great Sound

        By Dennis Dak

        from FL

        About Me Truck Enthusiast

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Great Sound
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Performance Driving
          • Replacement

          Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

          Dodge Dakota 4.7 single exhaust, but you'd never know it listening to it.
          Installed in under five minutes with dump pipe, and sounds great!

          For the price, if it falls apart in a year, I'd get another - then another, ....

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          5.0

          96 ranger 2.3L 5 speed

          By sikatrix

          from lake worth FL

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Competitive Driver, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

          Pros

          • Adds Style
          • Better Mpg
          • Easy To Install
          • Great Sound
          • Increases Power
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving
            • Performance Driving
            • Racing
            • Replacement
            • Restoration

            Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

            The previous owner removed the cat convertor and welded a pipe in there nicely and the oem muffler was rusting out. So i bought this turbo raptor muffter and cut the old muffler out. Using the stock pipe and tail pipe and it fit and worked great. Now with out the cat convertor and with this better muffler it sounds awesome for a 4 banger honestly. And the off the line performance as well as passing power were wayyy bettet. Im gettin around 2-3 mpg diff. I can pull my boat easier. The only thing i did was put a chrome resonator tip on the tail pipe so it wasnt raspy. I have a k&n drop in filter and always use mobile one synthetic oil with lucas oil stabizer and k&n oil filter. And the truck runs great. Its a 1996 Ford Ranger Splash single cab with 2.3L 4cyl motor and 5-speed transmission and has over 200k miles and still runs like new.

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            1.0

            was not a replacement as described

            By duck creek trapper

            from green bay wi

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

                  could not use with the exhaust or tail pipe bought it on line was going to install on the weekend.got three separate packages muffler on friday and saturday when i went to store to get straightened out the store did not have anyone there to open on time(9am)went to the compatition.what should have taken 30 min max ended up taken half a day

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                  (8 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  5 stars

                  By Jake the Snake

                  from White Pine, TN

                  About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer
                  Helpful Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Great Sound
                  • Increases Power
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday Driving
                    • Performance Driving
                    • Racing
                    • Replacement
                    • Restoration

                    Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

                    I put a set of these mufflers on my 1983 Monte Carlo. They sound great, and are much quieter than the open headers that I was running. The install was great. The muffler slid right onto my collector adaptor with a little help from a hammer.

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                    (29 of 38 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    Simple as it looks

                    By Big Daddy 15

                    from Central Massachusetts

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                    Level 2

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Great Sound
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Replacement

                      Comments about Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler:

                      Very simple to install on my 98 Dodge Ram 1500 4wd. Very easy, jumped under truck, cut off original muffler, clean up the pipe and installed the muffler. All within 1 hour. I was a bit surprised how loud this is, I knew it was going to be a bit noisier but it's more than I really wanted. I will live with it for the price!

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                      • Q:

                        Is this muffler the equivalent to the series40 flowmaster. If so, can it be used with the existing pipes
                        Asked on 6/27/2014 by 504 4 ever

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Hi 504 4 ever, glad to help! This muffler features a unique sound rib case design and aluminized, lock seal construction. It offers gigantic, high–output flow tubes to provide more horsepower, better mileage, and a sound of pure performance! Product Fetures: Low restriction, reduces backpressure for increased exhaust flow. Increases performance and improves throttle response. To further assist with the Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler (Part No. 50052FLT), please provide us the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle.

                          Answered on 6/29/2014 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        what size clamps do i need for this muffler?
                        Asked on 3/28/2014 by tc from clyde oh

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Hi TC, glad to assist you! This part requires 2.5 inches in diameter clamp. To further assist with the Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler (Part No. 50052FLT), please provide us the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle.

                          Answered on 4/1/2014 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Is both of the ends female or is one end male?
                        Asked on 12/24/2013 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Hi, good question! This muffler is reversible and it has got inlet location as center and outlet location as offset. The outlet end should be a male end.

                          Answered on 12/25/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                      • Q:

                        how do i know which is the front and which is the back.
                        Asked on 10/19/2013 by sam from saint paul, MN

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Hi Sam, this Flowtech Raptor; Turbo Performance Muffler - Part No. 50052FLT is reversible. You can use either side as front or back.

                          Answered on 10/19/2013 by Morgan from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Is the 2.5 dia inside or outside
                        Asked on 6/28/2012 by Joarden from Grand Rapids, Mi

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          The specifications of this Flowtech Mufflers(Part No. 50052FLT) are Case Length: 13 in, Case Shape: Rectangle, Inlet Location: Offset, Inlet Quantity: 1, Inlet Size(s): 2.5 inches, Outlet Size(s): 2.5 inches, Reversible: Yes, Material: Aluminum, Muffler Finish: Standard, Muffler Height: 4.5 inches, Muffler Overall Length: 13 inches, Muffler Shape: Rectangle, Muffler Shell Length: 13 inches, Muffler Width: 10 inches, Outlet Quantity: 1, Outlet Type: Center, Overall Length: 13 in, Quantity per Vehicle: 1, Width: 10 in. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                          Answered on 6/28/2012 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        What does this exhaust do for mpg? Right now theres a goodsize hole in my exhaust and I aint doin too good on gas.
                        Asked on 1/31/2012 by Woody from Bellevue, Iowa

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Flowtech's new Raptor turbo mufflers feature a unique sound rib case design and aluminized, lock-seal construction. They offer gigantic, high-output flow tubes provide more horsepower and a pure performance sound. It features Free-Flowing Inner Pass Tube, Great Performance Sound, Heavy Gauge Ribbed Case For Durability and Sound Control, Low Restriction,Reduces Backpressure, Increases Performance which relatively leads to high mileage. In order to check the exact fit application, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle.

                          Answered on 2/2/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Is this muffler reversable? I need center as outlet. If I understand the way it reads "in/out center/offset???????????
                        Asked on 11/21/2011 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Yes, this muffler is reversible and it has got inlet location as center & outlet location as offset.

                          Answered on 11/21/2011 by Dennis from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Does this muffler come in a 3 in inlet?
                        Asked on 10/18/2011 by crash from Tionesta,PA

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          The specification of the part: Case Shape: Oval, Inlet Diameter (in):2.500 in., Inlet Quantity: One, Inlet Location: Center, Outlet Diameter (in):2.500 in., Outlet Quantity: One, Outlet Location: Offset, Internal Construction: Turbo-style, Muffler Material: Steel, Muffler Finish: Aluminized, Case Length (in):13.000 in., Overall Length (in):18.000 in., Thickness (in):4.500 in., Width (in):10.000 in., Outlet Style: Standard, without tip.

                          Answered on 10/19/2011 by Aaron from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Your 1 review says Loud...I dont want Loud...
                        What is next cheapest.
                        Doesn't have to be this muffler
                        I am replacing 30" 2 1/2" straight pipe
                        want cheap quiet muffler.

                        Also what is length of this or any 30" or under muffler?
                        Seems the longer ones are quieter.

                        Thanks
                        Ed
                        Asked on 8/1/2011 by ed from evansville, In

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          For further assistance, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle.

                          Answered on 8/2/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                      • Q:

                        what is the length of this muffler
                        Asked on 8/1/2011 by ed from evansville, IN

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          The Case Length is 13inches and the overall Length is 18inches.

                          Answered on 8/2/2011 by Vincent from AAP
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