Caution: Allow time for your vehicle to cool down prior to installation. When working on or under your vehicle proceed with caution. Exhaust systems reach high temperatures and may cause serious burns. Wear protective safety equipment; eye goggles and gloves to ensure a safe installation.
Step 1: (Read Instructions prior to installation). It may be helpful to lubricate all the isolation rubber mounts, before uninstalling and install ing exhaust. NOTE: This system will require you to remove your bolt on tow hitch before installing exhaust, if necessary. Always use a Jack or Stand to support muffler when installing or uninstalling any exhaust system. Remove your stock exhaust from the rear of your truck working your way forward. Take caution not to damage the factory isolation mounts as they will be reused. It is recommended to not fully tighten any of the clamps until the entire system has been fully installed.
Step 2: For faster installation spread the pieces of the exhaust alongside of your vehicle according to the diagram shown.
Step 3: Install muffler assembly with the 2.5" band clamp provided, utilizing the factory isolation mount and slip hanger into place.
Step 4: Next install the hanger Bracket with the hanger on the top side of the bracket and the hanger support on the bottom side. Use the proper hardware provided, the bracket holes should line right up with the exsisting tow hitch holes right on the center of the rear cross member. As shown on (Figure A.)