Do exhaust tips change the sound of your car?

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  • Dan
    Lv 5
    8 months ago

    If they are simple pipe in various shapes, no. If the have built in features like whistles or perforated inner cores they can.

  • zipper
    Lv 6
    8 months ago

    There are a few that can change the sound to a degree, you have to hunt for them at the area speed shops!

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    They can. But, you can change the sound by just removing the air filter & housing.

  • 8 months ago

    No....the muffler does that.

    Source(s): Mitsubishi Master Tech
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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    My car? Why would you wan't to know that? You should be asking about your own vehicle. 

  • 8 months ago

    Yes, they can. Turned in pencil tips can attenuate rapping tone. Megaphone or bell tips, can cause more harsh tone. Long, oversized tips can deepen the exhaust note a bit.

  • Anton
    Lv 6
    8 months ago

    Depends on the tips.   On Old School Air-Cooled Volkswagens, the tips make a big difference in sound.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    No.  It is only there to make the exhaust look good.

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