So I picked up my 2012 Tc about two months ago and I'm really enjoying it. However, I noticed that the exhaust is very "youthful" and not quiet. When I remote start it in the morning, it shakes the inside of my house even though it's parked outside. I'm not a fan of the deep, rumbling sound it has. I know this is the same engine as the Camry, and it's quiet in that application. I just assumed that it's loud because of the muffler that Scion puts on it.
My question is: is there a different muffler that I can replace the stock one with that will quiet it down and reduce the droning?
And if so, will it reduce my performance a lot?
Other than the engine, it's actually a pretty quiet highway ride, I must say. As quiet as my '07 Jetta (just not when you're revving it