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Old 06-19-2008, 04:10 PM
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anyone had their flex pipe leak?

hey guys i went to my mechanic he says i have a leak in the flex pipe i went to mineike or whatever and they say for 240 they can remove and weld it with a new heatshield on it with warrenty for about a year worth it???
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ya i have this problem from bottoming out on it and it sounds like a piece of ****...i just bought all new headers and downpipe. 240 seems kindof high IMO
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Old 06-19-2008, 04:44 PM
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$240 for just a flex pipe? damn!

You can save a lot more money if you find a place that does exhausts other than Meineke....flex pipes costs like $30. at the most...
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if i had a nickle for every time i had a leaking flexpipe, i'd have a coupla dollars. being slammed in jersey takes a toll on the exhaust


but yea dude, you can buy a cheap header off ebay, install it yourself, save about $100, and you're entire HEADER will be brand new, instead of just your flexpipe.
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Old 06-19-2008, 05:35 PM
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i like my mugen header and exsaust though lol... jeresy does stink my car rides mad low ive seen some downpipes on ebay but im not to sure which one to get... the flex is with installation and welding done the works
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i like my mugen header and exsaust though lol... jeresy does stink my car rides mad low ive seen some downpipes on ebay but im not to sure which one to get... the flex is with installation and welding done the works
You didn't mention you already had a Mugen header. Just take it to a regular exhaust shop and it should be a lot less
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