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Is straight headers bad?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Phearson, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:45 PM
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    Phearson

    Phearson [OP] Taco or Die

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    Just for fun i wanna run straight headers. Unscrew the Cat and run that. its 2 bolts and seems easy to rais the cat out of the way. AGION just for fun i have a 40 series but i wanna make it loud oneday.
    So is running that with no back pressure bad for my truck? Im easy on my truck so im not gonna be Running the shit out of it but my friend thinks he knows it all ands says ill blow something. is it bad?
     
  2. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:48 PM
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    memario1214

    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    No damage, that's pretty much what I've got and I am running just fine. You'll have a CELL to worry about though and it will get quite a bit louder with more rasp
     
  3. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:49 PM
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    CELL?
     
  4. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:51 PM
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    Check engine light. My phone decided to throw another L in there...
     
  5. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:53 PM
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    Ok thats what i was thinking. Mines on now for Oxygen sensors so its all good haha
     
  6. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:53 PM
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  7. Nov 7, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    Thats what i dont need is a ticket....
     
  8. Nov 7, 2011 at 3:00 PM
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