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Old 06-03-2013, 09:34 PM   #1
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I just had stainless works long tube headers installed tonight and driving home it feels like the car is missing. I also had high flow cats installed with the headers. If any one could give me a little insight on this it would be appreciated, I am taking it back tomorrow its just one of those things that is driving me nuts. Thanks for any input.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:37 PM   #2
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Check you plugs / plug wires.. when I swapped my headers in my old car, one of the wires melted against one of the primaries and subsequently caused a miss..

Also, do you have a check engine light?
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:38 PM   #3
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Thanks kind of what I thought
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:39 PM   #4
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in 4th it feels like its shuddering
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:42 PM   #5
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Check to make sure your plugs weren't damaged during the install.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:44 PM   #6
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taking it back in the am
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:46 PM   #7
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this may be a dumb question, I had a tune done 2 years ago that wouldn't have any effect?
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:58 PM   #8
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this may be a dumb question, I had a tune done 2 years ago that wouldn't have any effect?
Shouldn't have any negative impact. The stock plugs are extremely easy to crack during a header install. You can run a diagnosis with onstar if you want. They can tell you if a plug is misfiring.
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just a plug wire. they missed bolting the dip stick back up which knocked the cap off the plug.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:09 PM   #10
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:12 PM   #11
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Glad you got it figured out!
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:21 PM   #12
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me too thanks
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Forgot about wires lol...Glad to help tho
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