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Old 09-17-2011, 11:56 AM   #1
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Question 2010 camaro headers

American racing headers seems like the best ones out there but their to damn expensive! I'm looking for long tube headers, optional cats. 304 stainless steel. I'm trying to find ones that will give the same amount of output sound and performance! I just can't seem to find any thing that less than 1200 dollars. Help please!!
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Old 09-17-2011, 01:41 PM   #2
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And they are Awesome!!! I can even PM you a good place in Norfolk to get them installed for a good price.
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Old 09-17-2011, 03:21 PM   #3
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We can set you up with a set of Stainless Works headers and high flow cats that will meet all of those requirement.

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I got a 70HP increase RWHP after I added:

STAINLESS WORKS 1-7/8 HEADERS

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Check it out (BTW... this is recorded on an iPhone so just think how it must sound in person!):
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Old 09-17-2011, 04:42 PM   #4
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We carry ARH and a ton of other options as well. Check out our exhaust page and contact us for your Camaro5 discount. Maybe we can make them affordable for you!
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Old 09-17-2011, 04:50 PM   #5
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Don't be fooled as far as performance, all the long tube headers make about the same power. Any slight dyno differences can be for a number of reasons. Also quality from any of the top brands is going to be about the same too.
ARH, Kooks, and Stainless Works were all on my list when I looked for headers, I ended up with Kooks.

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Old 09-17-2011, 05:10 PM   #6
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Go BIG or go home, Go with Kooks 1 7/8 all the way to the tips. VA Speed has good prices. Just received mine.
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Old 09-18-2011, 12:02 PM   #7
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American racing headers seems like the best ones out there but their to damn expensive! I'm looking for long tube headers, optional cats. 304 stainless steel. I'm trying to find ones that will give the same amount of output sound and performance! I just can't seem to find any thing that less than 1200 dollars. Help please!!
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We carry ARH and a ton of other options as well. Check out our exhaust page and contact us for your Camaro5 discount. Maybe we can make them affordable for you!
Our short system that connects to the factory cat back may be affordable for you. Contact Juiced and see what they can do for you.
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Old 09-18-2011, 01:22 PM   #8
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TSP headers are going to be the best bang for the buck if you are on a budget.
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Old 09-18-2011, 05:17 PM   #9
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Generally headers of the same size will fall within about 5-7 HP of one another with the difference being in things that a premium header gives you like ported flanges, merge spikes, and merge collectors. ARH makes a good header. If you decide to look at another brand, give us a call..we sell many brands, and have helped a lot of people here. Threads like this are tough to make a decision on because honestly, most people are gonna recommend what they have on their car, or sell a lot of.
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Old 09-18-2011, 07:18 PM   #10
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If your on a budget a non-mechanical bolt on can save you alot on money.

I recommend either TSP or OBX....you just can't lose with them being half the cost.

If you want to spend the big bucks,go with any of the other name brands.

You won't be able to feel any difference in power while driving with any of them.The power is also barely noticable on the Dyno.

Even the imported ones would probably last as long as you own the car or the life expectancy of the car.... an average of 12 years.

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Old 09-18-2011, 07:35 PM   #11
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You won't be able to feel any difference in power while driving with any of them.The power is also barely noticable on the Dyno.
If you don't feel or see a difference with long tube headers something is seriously wrong.
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Old 09-18-2011, 07:48 PM   #12
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If you don't feel or see a difference with long tube headers something is seriously wrong.

Of course you will feel a difference when adding headers.....

compared to exhaust logs..

I was indicating between "Brands" of headers
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Old 09-18-2011, 07:48 PM   #13
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Just remember you get what you pay for.

I would recommend a good quality name brand such as ARH or Kooks. They will last longer then the car will and if you have any problems, they will warranty the headers.

By all means stay away from OBX. I had them on my 4th gen Z28. Royal pieces of crap. After two years had to have them replaced. Talk about a expansive lesson to learn which is why on this one I'm going with ARH to start with.
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Old 09-18-2011, 08:24 PM   #14
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Of course you will feel a difference when adding headers.....

compared to exhaust logs..

I was indicating between "Brands" of headers
I am tracking now. You definitely will not be able to feel a difference between the name brand headers. It is one of those situations where you can't make a bad decision.
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Old 09-18-2011, 08:31 PM   #15
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just some info, been doing a lot of research on dshaft failures and it has become evident with sc and mods the temps along dshaft{tunnel} can hit 500f...melting bonded shafts...so if buying headers, go with a coated header, it can lower your temps as much as 50%...
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Old 09-19-2011, 12:49 AM   #16
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Presenting...ARH 1 7/8" long tube headers for your listening and viewing pleasure!
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I'm a LG fan personally. You can't beat the torque of those super pros. Lifetime warranty too
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