Catback exhaust a potential option - Jeep Compass Forum
 3Likes
  • 1 Post By dawm
  • 1 Post By Snow White
  • 1 Post By dawm
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
post #1 of 4 Old 03-25-2018, 01:16 AM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Michigan
Posts: 147
 
Magnaflow Catback Exhaust DOES FIT!

Just ordered the Magnaflow cat back exhaust for the Renegade Trailhawk (pn# 19324). I'm like 99.999% it will work with minimal changes on my '18 Compass TH.

My research is showing the muffler section is the exact same length on both vehicles (68.95") and the resonator pipe is 1.58" longer on the compass, comparing pictures the turn down on the OEM muffler is identical as is the opening for the exhaust exit between both vehicles, exhaust routing is also identical. Measurements are from FCA.

I ordered the catback kit, a 5" long 2.5"ID to 2.5"OD stainless steel (304) adapter pipe (to take up the length difference) and an additional 2.5" Vibrant SS clamp (similar to the ones MF includes in their kit)
I will take pictures and do a comparison once it arrives and I get it installed. Worst case.. I put it on my fiancee's Renegade if I'm unable to return it.
arudlang likes this.

2018 Jeep Compass Trailhawk (GCM)

Last edited by dawm; 03-30-2018 at 10:21 PM.
dawm is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 03-26-2018, 03:32 AM
Member
 
Snow White's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2018
Location: Florida
Posts: 60
 
Garage
Keep us posted on how that turns out. I had exhaust systems on previous vehicles. Sometimes I miss the sound of that deep rumble!
dawm likes this.
Snow White is online now  
post #3 of 4 Old 03-27-2018, 11:08 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Michigan
Posts: 147
 
Should have everything by Friday. Exhaust showed up today but I'm at work so I have even seen the box. Just waiting on the adapter/extension pipe.

Sent from my Pixel 2 using Tapatalk
Thomas Kerr likes this.

2018 Jeep Compass Trailhawk (GCM)
dawm is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 4 Old 03-28-2018, 01:24 AM
Senior Member
 
LaserJeep's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Posts: 114
 
I'm interested in this too!! I have a classic truck with a big block and Flowmasters. I know this won't sound like THAT, but if the Compass breathes better it certainly can't hurt. And a little more noise from the tailpipe is always a good thing!
LaserJeep is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Compass Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome