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Old 08-29-2006, 09:01 PM   #11  
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Default RE: 1.7 roller rockers

everyone has stock headers?
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Old 08-29-2006, 09:30 PM   #12  
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Default RE: 1.7 roller rockers

I have no problems at all with my MAC unequal length shorties and they were 130 bucks and they still haven't rusted after a year. Haven't had one problem with them at all, I'd highly reccomend them for the price.
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Old 08-30-2006, 02:11 PM   #13  
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Default RE: 1.7 roller rockers

Only problems w/ Mac is that they don't have a flange that connects all the primaries and they warp under heat, so when you take them off, they are a PITA to get back on flush.

You said you don't want the chrome bbk's...l would go w/ the ceramic or look at FRPP headers. They are stainless steel and the ceramic set is Jethot coated. You can get the Jethot FRPP pair at livernoismotorsports.com for 289......
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Old 08-30-2006, 02:22 PM   #14  
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Youll get as much power out of headers as you would 1.7's, but with better sound seriously, the 5hp gain from a 1.7 rocker isnt worth the 250+install.
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Old 08-30-2006, 02:26 PM   #15  
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I want to get FRPP headers but they run a little expensive, I may go with MAC because they are so much cheaper..........
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