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Old 12-01-2017, 11:50 PM
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Rousch vs Borla 2017 5L V8

Any thoughts which sounds better?
Rousch or Borla S
 
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Old 12-03-2017, 03:29 PM
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My opinion is the Roush sounds much better. Aggressive yet smooth, and clear. My personal favorite on the 5.0L. The Borla is better quality as far as surface, and a richer smoother tone.

I have Roush on my 2013 5.0L, love the sound, but my only complaint is the drone inside is quite heavy.

 
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Old 12-03-2017, 08:09 PM
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What sounds better to you may not sound better to others, you will have to search for sound clips and make your OWN decision.
 
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Old 12-04-2017, 10:21 AM
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I know it's a different motor but I replaced my old Flowmaster on my 05 5.4 with a Borla dual in / dual out and the overall sound is a nice rich tone but the drone at highway speed is terrible. I've had it just about a year now and ready to just cut it out and go back to something quiet.
 
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