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Old 05-25-2013, 03:46 AM   #76
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Disconnect your battery before installing. Your air/fuel ration should recalibrate. But it would best to have it tuned or programmed. The light will come on if you use a large collector. But if you tune it then it can be deleted and no more light. Programmer will delay the light. Also the light gets less and less noticeable. Haha!
I don't mid tuning it but should I do a hand held tuner if so which one?? Or should I save up and have it dyno tune which I have been quoted around $500 bucks, n I feel Better now knowing that my car will be ok if I install them and my car will be ok
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Old 05-25-2013, 06:32 PM   #77
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I have a hand held diablo sport programmer. It has a tune from slp. But you can adjust everything. It's not difficult.
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Old 05-25-2013, 08:44 PM   #78
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Anytime. That is not a bad price. I try to make them when I'm home but I work in Brazil on a 28/28 rotation so I miss alot of them. If there is one after June 10th and in June then I will for sure go. I ordered me some 22" wheels and tires today and they will be in next Sat and I get in June 9th. So I'm excited and hoping the next two weeks go by fast.

So how did they turn out? You like the headers?
Hell yeah congrats on the wheels!!! What style you get?

Yeah, I'm very happy with the headers. Even the sound is growing on me and I think it's pretty good. I can definitely tell the difference in the car. It's for sure been the most noticeable hp mod I've done.

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I have a pretty much brand new Magnaflow Stainless full system exhaust in the box with all the hardware but It's for a V8. Its 2.5"pipe with 5"tips. Some of my pics show it before I installed the ground effects. I don't know the diameter of a V6 pipe or if it would cause any performance issues if adapted over. But I do know the 5"tips are nice out the back. They wouldn't fit on my sinsister package.
If you can find out if they would work. I will sell them for a great price.

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Nice

Thanks for the offer, man. I think right now I'm going to stick with what I have and see if I continue to like it and figure out later on if I want to change anything. I like my FM tips quite a bit...but wow those Magnaflow tips are huge!!
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Old 05-26-2013, 05:05 AM   #79
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I went with the Gianelle Cuba 10, Matte black with polished ball cut detail, 22x9-22x10.5 with vredstein sassanta 26/35/22 and 315/30/22. My time at work is not going by fast enough! I'm so ready to be back home with the family ofcourse and to install the wheels. I have new Hawk brake pads with slotted/cross drilled rotors to install first.


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Hell yeah congrats on the wheels!!! What style you get?

Yeah, I'm very happy with the headers. Even the sound is growing on me and I think it's pretty good. I can definitely tell the difference in the car. It's for sure been the most noticeable hp mod I've done.



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Thanks for the offer, man. I think right now I'm going to stick with what I have and see if I continue to like it and figure out later on if I want to change anything. I like my FM tips quite a bit...but wow those Magnaflow tips are huge!!
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I paid 200 for mine hes trying to beat you I would go else where
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Old 05-27-2013, 08:02 AM   #81
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I went with the Gianelle Cuba 10, Matte black with polished ball cut detail, 22x9-22x10.5 with vredstein sassanta 26/35/22 and 315/30/22. My time at work is not going by fast enough! I'm so ready to be back home with the family ofcourse and to install the wheels. I have new Hawk brake pads with slotted/cross drilled rotors to install first.
Dude....those are going to be bada$$!! Especially with the new rotors! Haha. Looking forward to seeing pics...or hopefully even in person!

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I paid 200 for mine hes trying to beat you I would go else where
Hey thanks Stunna. I did go elsewhere and although I didn't get them as cheap as you I did get a way better deal for $274. I was much happier with that price.
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I will be contacting some local places to get quotes soon. It sounds like the key to success is to ask how much they charge for labor per hour, then ask how many hours for headers? Then i'll keep calling until I get something in the 200-300 range.

BTW Camaro_RS: Your car has been my inspiration from day one. It is beautiful!! Great car man.
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Old 05-29-2013, 07:08 PM   #83
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[QUOTE=camaro_RS;6593694]Dude....those are going to be bada$$!! Especially with the new rotors! Haha. Looking forward to seeing pics...or hopefully even in person!





I land into Pensacola sat the 8th and after spending time with my wife and son ill be in the shop with a cold shock top and installing everything. I'm hoping the brakes don't give me any issues. So I hope to be posting by Sunday!!
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Old 05-29-2013, 09:31 PM   #84
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I will be contacting some local places to get quotes soon. It sounds like the key to success is to ask how much they charge for labor per hour, then ask how many hours for headers? Then i'll keep calling until I get something in the 200-300 range.

BTW Camaro_RS: Your car has been my inspiration from day one. It is beautiful!! Great car man.
That's basically what I did. Ended up being happy at $274. So....the guy said about 3 hours labor for the headers. That's what I would try and shoot for!

Thanks a lot for the compliments, Ghosty. I appreciate it. Glad I could be of some inspiration!!

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Dude....those are going to be bada$$!! Especially with the new rotors! Haha. Looking forward to seeing pics...or hopefully even in person!





I land into Pensacola sat the 8th and after spending time with my wife and son ill be in the shop with a cold shock top and installing everything. I'm hoping the brakes don't give me any issues. So I hope to be posting by Sunday!!



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Dude, I totally would have bought TWO cases of each....and even drove out west to see you....and I still would have saved money!!!!! Hahaha. That would've been fun!!!

Thanks a ton for the offer but I ended up going to a different shop and paid $274 for the install header. I was happy as it was way less than paying $460!!! I got them installed this past Monday.

You going to be at any of the upcoming ECC cruises???

Thanks again for the offer. Maybe when I get another set of lowering springs.... I was once quoted $600 for install...so I sold them! LOL.
What shop? I decided to go on vacation to panama at the end of the month and figured this would be the best time to get headers installed since no shops do it up here.
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What shop? I decided to go on vacation to panama at the end of the month and figured this would be the best time to get headers installed since no shops do it up here.
Sorry, man. Didn't see this until just now. Responded to all of your PM's, though!!
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Sorry, man. Didn't see this until just now. Responded to all of your PM's, though!!
It's all good! Giving them a call once I'm off if they're still open hopefully they say the same price.
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I bet they would say ok, they are just trying to see if you will bite on the super high price like alot of their customers probably do.
Yikes, maybe if they are devoid of morals...most (good) shops don't make prices up just to see what people will pay, it's based on the cost of doing business in your area. That's why you see labor prices run the gamut, you could probably call 10 shops across the US and get quotes from $150-$500 depending on location.

Headers really aren't that bad of a job though to do in a home garage, especially if you have buddies and beer
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Called the place that did yours and they said I'd have to bring my car in to get a quote... Now I don't know what to do :/
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Bring it over an we will slap it on!
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Bring it over an we will slap it on!
To where?? I live in Northern Alabama about 6 hours away and was planning on buying headers and taking them down there to get installed since shops actually do it there since ill be in panama on vacation for a few days.
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To where?? I live in Northern Alabama about 6 hours away and was planning on buying headers and taking them down there to get installed since shops actually do it there since ill be in panama on vacation for a few days.
Lol, im sure me and my dad could slap them on in 8 hours! But I live a little bit farther away then that.
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Lol, im sure me and my dad could slap them on in 8 hours! But I live a little bit farther away then that.
Dang. I'm doing everything I can haha might just have to bring them down there and pay whatever I don't see why they couldn't give me a quote though
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Dang. I'm doing everything I can haha might just have to bring them down there and pay whatever I don't see why they couldn't give me a quote though
Yeah these shops area always shady like that. They know what a camaro exhaust system looks like, they did White Mary Jane's exhaust don't know why they are so ridiculous about it. If you look at my posts I have 2 bad experience posts I have had in two days. people just don't want to take your money down here. I don't know why. These so called "muffler" shops are just cut and weld shops nothing special really. If I had the funds for a hydraulic lift. I could call myself a "specialty" muffler shop and run it in my garage. These people here are ridiculous, I traveled 50 miles ONE WAY and the guy didn't even look at my car and just blew us off. I would stay far away from these muffler shops as possible and go to a good speed shop. Although the one he suggested in the pan handle might be different. I just think it is ridiculous that they can't even give you a ball park price. It is annoying.
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Yeah these shops area always shady like that. They know what a camaro exhaust system looks like, they did White Mary Jane's exhaust don't know why they are so ridiculous about it. If you look at my posts I have 2 bad experience posts I have had in two days. people just don't want to take your money down here. I don't know why. These so called "muffler" shops are just cut and weld shops nothing special really. If I had the funds for a hydraulic lift. I could call myself a "specialty" muffler shop and run it in my garage. These people here are ridiculous, I traveled 50 miles ONE WAY and the guy didn't even look at my car and just blew us off. I would stay far away from these muffler shops as possible and go to a good speed shop. Although the one he suggested in the pan handle might be different. I just think it is ridiculous that they can't even give you a ball park price. It is annoying.
My best shot is doing it in Panama since ill already be there. If not ill have to drive out only way one weekend to Georgia or something. litteraly no one up here works on cars I couldn't even get anyone to do hex vents
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So I found a shop to an hour away that installs headers and they said $900 lol they're crazy I'll drive to another state before I even consider that.
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So I found a shop to an hour away that installs headers and they said $900 lol they're crazy I'll drive to another state before I even consider that.

Talked to you via PM....but seriously...I think this shop down here will do it for the same price they did it for me. They were legit and handled things well. I think I remember calling last year about Doug Thorleys I had on back order and they couldn't give me a quote over the phone. Same as they did to you.

Tell them you know me and what price they did my car for and they'll be all over yours for the same price. If not (which I'm sure they will)....tell me exactly when you're there and I'll go over there and talk to them with my receipt in hand (which I won't need because they know exactly who I am and what car I drive since they had tons of people stopping and looking at it and commenting on it while it was at the shop) and we'll talk to them together.

No worries! You'll be good with them I'm pretty sure.
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