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Old 10-09-2008, 08:05 AM   #15
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Shorties will keep the warranty, but also add the least power gains.

Personally, I'd go w/ the long tubes, get the most hp from the deal, and call it a day!
How long could we wait before long tubes are available on aftermarket? Couple months? I would go that way if it's not too long a wait.
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Old 10-09-2008, 08:42 AM   #16
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from what I've read......Chevrolet Accessories permanently installed at the time of new-vehicle delivery are covered under the New-Vehicle Limited Warranty. If installed after delivery, coverage on parts and labor is for the balance of the new-vehicle warranty or a minimum of 12 months/12,000 miles, whichever comes first. Chevrolet Accessories not requiring installation or purchased over the counter carry a 12-month warranty on parts only. Does not apply to licensed products
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Old 10-09-2008, 08:58 AM   #17
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LT headers FTW, hands down on performance gain. ill bee waiting for kooks to make some as well. They're one of the best brands out there.
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Old 10-09-2008, 10:05 AM   #18
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Hmmmm ...... a gauranteed 17 HP to the wheels on the 4th Gen., this is something I will be defiantly looking at....

http://www.bbexhaust.com/car/camaro/
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Any idea what the cost would be for long tubes and high flow cats? Maybe go that way and keep GM catback
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Old 10-11-2008, 08:37 PM   #20
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Hmmmm ...... a gauranteed 17 HP to the wheels on the 4th Gen., this is something I will be defiantly looking at....

http://www.bbexhaust.com/car/camaro/
PLEASE tell me you are joking....

a grand for a catback system for a 4th gen? give me a break. thats highway robbery.


i can get you a magnaflow cat back for less than $500.00

and longtubes +ORY for 4th gens for roughly $500.00 shipped.
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Old 10-11-2008, 09:31 PM   #21
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How much do you guys think the performance parts do to increase horse power?

Cold Air

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A Performance Tune

With those upgrades, do you guys think 490hp is asking to much? Think it will touch 500hp?
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Old 10-11-2008, 09:55 PM   #22
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Well if you get the shorties, cat back and air intake, just get the system calibrated and there you have it.
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Old 10-11-2008, 09:59 PM   #23
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Hmm, depends on how restrictive the factory pieces are and how conservative the tune is but I'd say about 480-485 hp at the flywheel. I cant wait for SEMA so we can see what some aftermarket companies have in the works for the 5th gen.
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Old 10-13-2008, 08:02 AM   #24
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PLEASE tell me you are joking....

a grand for a catback system for a 4th gen? give me a break. thats highway robbery.


i can get you a magnaflow cat back for less than $500.00

and longtubes +ORY for 4th gens for roughly $500.00 shipped.
I would never pay full price for a system.... I always look out for the group buys, sales, etc. If I can't get at least close to half off I'm not going to bother.
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