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    quick question on up pipe installation..

    is it absolutely necessary to unbolt exhaust manifolds for removal?

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    The only exhaust manifold bolts you have to remove are the ones holding the uppipe in. Beyond that, it depends on your install method.

    I find it's easiest to remove the passenger side elbow; the $8 extra spent on a new gasket is worth it.
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    awesome sounds gravy. I hope my new up pipe comes w/ gaskets I ordered an Invidia. if not I guess I will order the 75 dollar kit from subby guy

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