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Unread 09-13-2007, 08:38 AM   #1
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I'm so excited!

My parts for my exhaust are coming in! Last night came in my manifold, today will be my cat and cat-back, and tomorrow will be my downpipe.

I can't wait to start replacing all of this on the weekend.

Full write up will also be done for those who are interested.

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Unread 09-13-2007, 10:11 AM   #2
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What downpipe did you get? Is there someone that makes one that is a direct replacement for stock?
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Unread 09-13-2007, 10:12 AM   #3
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Autozone. I will post pics when it comes in tomorrow. $45.
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Unread 09-13-2007, 10:43 AM   #4
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APN Manifold - $147 Shipped
Autozone down pipe - $45 no shipping
High flow magnaflow cat - $ 85 shipped
Dynomax Cat-Back - $147 shipped

Total: $424 shipped

I don't think that is too bad for all new parts with warranty.
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Unread 09-13-2007, 10:45 AM   #5
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Any special tools/bolts I should buy?

I have a complete socket yet, Metric ratchet wrenches, a full set of regular wrenches. Full set of pliers. Vice grip pliers. PB blaster. Angle grinder with cutting discs. Some other things here and there.

Anything else I should buy or get.
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Unread 09-13-2007, 12:20 PM   #6
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Also, how hard would this be to do by myself?
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Unread 09-13-2007, 12:25 PM   #7
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That down pipe may give you crap. I know I have a Tj. But with those years on the old pipes.... its like bonded hard core. A tip if you get into a predicament with that pipe from the manifold is just cut it and work from it there... But hey it may work out for you, just experience with a TJ's not a XJ.
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Unread 09-13-2007, 02:03 PM   #8
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Ok, I will keep that in mind. Thanks.
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Unread 09-14-2007, 08:13 AM   #9
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Well I started working on this last night. It is not that hard, just a lot of work. So far I have everything off but the intake and exhaust manifolds.
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