Results 1 to 6 of 6

how much pipe MUST i run off my headers?

This is a discussion on how much pipe MUST i run off my headers? within the External Engine forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; im looking to dump my exhaust, i have long tube headers, no cats, a y-pipe... and i want to get ...

  1. #1
    Junior Member harri_z28's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    87

    pewter
    02' z28 camaro

    how much pipe MUST i run off my headers?

    im looking to dump my exhaust, i have long tube headers, no cats, a y-pipe... and i want to get rid of the y-pipe. how much pipe do i have to run in order for it to run right, without any harm?

  2. #2
    Slow'er'Ass Mr. Luos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Thornton, CO
    Posts
    23,785

    Red Tint Jewelcoat
    2008 Trailblazer SS

    Probably about 18 inches.
    Probably want some kind of muffler on there as well.

  3. #3
    Junior Member harri_z28's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    87

    pewter
    02' z28 camaro

    i know my buddies stang GT has no mufflers, just straights X pipe all the way back, and his sounds bad ass. like beyond loud.

  4. #4
    Slow'er'Ass Mr. Luos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Thornton, CO
    Posts
    23,785

    Red Tint Jewelcoat
    2008 Trailblazer SS

    Loud isn't always the best.
    2008 Trailblazer SS
    Yank PTB3600, Kooks 1 7/8" LT's, 4" intake, E-fans, Magnaflow, Sonnax kit, tranny cooler, tune.
    Lowered, HID's, tinted.

    1999 Pontiac Trans Am WS.6 #1747 SOLD
    531.1 RWHP 481.3 FT/Pounds all motor.

  5. #5
    Something Diabolical... chuckie669's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    Houston, Texas
    Posts
    2,677
    2000 C5 Torch Red

    Just remember, that mustang with samee setup is going to sound Waaay different than your ls1

  6. #6
    MANWHORE TEAM suede's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Your Mom's Bedroom
    Posts
    4,548

    Negro
    2000 Trans Am WS.6

    you dont haveto have pipe, In HS, my ypipe got ripped of the headers and all fucked up, i ran open headers for about 5 months before i bought a QTP with cutouts, and it never so much as hiccuped, but is ungodly loud

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. mac mid headers or lt headers 2002 camaro with y pipe
    By chief98ls1 in forum Parts Wanted / Trade
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-25-2012, 05:36 PM
  2. Wanted: Headers and y pipe
    By 10spokess in forum Parts Wanted / Trade
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-03-2010, 06:02 PM
  3. Question: Y pipe and headers
    By 10spokess in forum Camaro / SS
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 12-01-2010, 02:35 PM
  4. headers and x-pipe
    By troy9483 in forum Corvette
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-02-2007, 01:03 PM
  5. headers with x-pipe or y-pipe?
    By BlackTA00 in forum External Engine
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-13-2005, 05:43 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •