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Install DT Long Tube Headers

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by SMG26, Aug 18, 2009.

  1. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:30 PM
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    SMG26

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    I got my long tubes today from urd. I was wondering if anyone has installed these themselves and how hard or easy were they too install. I would like too save some money and install them myself.
     
  2. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:35 PM
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    ETaco23

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    From what I've heard. Its perty easy, and they bolt right up.
     
  3. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:36 PM
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    DanGer

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    They do on the 2.7L but on the 4.0 I think it is a little more complicated and welding required
     
  4. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:37 PM
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    NumNutz

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    Long tubes are bolt up. I had mine installed professionally.
     
  5. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:47 PM
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    How much for them installed prof.
     
  6. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    I stand corrected! Do you have to weld the 02 sim on?
     
  7. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:49 PM
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    I think the o2 sim is just soldering some wires.
     
  8. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:49 PM
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    The O2 sim is wired into the ECU, not a part of the O2 sensor itself.
     
  9. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    where do the o2 sensor go then
     
  10. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:53 PM
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    Ah got it! Thanks for clarifying that
     
  11. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:57 PM
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    If you look in your engine bay and look at your stock headers the O2 sensor is the sorta spark plug looking thing that is coming out of them.
     
  12. Aug 18, 2009 at 7:58 PM
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    do you put the o2 sensor back into the new headers or no
     
  13. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:00 PM
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    Oh yes. lol (Not laughing at you just at all the bad things that would come if you didn't have one)
     
  15. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:00 PM
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    was it easy getting the senors out of the stock headers and the bolts off the stock headers
     
  16. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:01 PM
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    And it really is a simple job to install yourself. Have a little patience though. I did it myself at night time with just a little shop light. And cranked up open headers around 6 in the morning. :D
     
  17. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:01 PM
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    pretty simple. I had an O2 sensor wrench
     
  18. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    where could I get an o2 sensor wrench autozone or something
     
  19. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    As long as your O2 sensors aren't stripped like mine were and you have to tap new threads.
     
  20. Aug 18, 2009 at 8:03 PM
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    Thats what I am worried about if they will be stripped when I get them out
     
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