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The01Cav 03-18-2014 09:35 PM

Topspeed shorty headers installed on my 4.0
 
Headers are on the mustang. I also was able to get it out over the past weekend and have some fun with it.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7204/1...060ee856_b.jpg
http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3684/1...b5ae0896_b.jpg

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7138/1...83365cda_b.jpg

Before Headers

Exhaust after headers.

2005Redfire6 03-19-2014 03:22 PM

Better hope they don't crack like all of the chinese eBay headers....

The01Cav 03-19-2014 09:18 PM

If they crack they're cheap enough to replace.

Stangbass 03-20-2014 09:13 PM

They look like the Ebay M2 headers. I don't think that mine cracked,through they may have, but they developed a leak somehow that caused me all sorts of headaches( idle surge, stalling, bouncing rpm). Replaced the gasket with no luck. I actually bought a second set. Before I installed them I put a straight edge to the flanges. They were so far off I threw them in the trash. Didn't even bother with trying return them. Also the EGR tube was nearly welded shut.

I bought a set of gibson and the quality difference was night and day. They sound different not better or worst, but they eliminated all the problems the m2's were causing. However I've read plenty of people who have used these headers with success. I guess quality control is hit or miss with these types of units.

2005Redfire6 03-21-2014 02:17 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by The01Cav (Post 8364361)
If they crack they're cheap enough to replace.

Yeah, cheap enough to replace isn't the problem its actually doing them thats a pain in the ass.

The01Cav 03-21-2014 09:27 PM

Lol could be worse it could be on a v8.


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