Header - JeepForum.com

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 04-12-2010, 02:04 PM Thread Starter
digizure
Registered User
1993 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: San Diego
Posts: 358
Header

Hello, it is time to replace my header and I was wondering what you all recommend? I have my eyes set on either Banks or Borla but after some reading, it looks like both headers will crack. Any suggestions? Thanks.

One more thing, it is for a 1993 YJ 4.0L.

M

digizure is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 04-12-2010, 02:39 PM
wendell
Registered User
1987 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: grafton ohio
Posts: 3,286
A stainless steel header like borla will no way crack as easy as the stock cast manifold. I haven't heard of anyone having issues with a SS header. I have the a steel pacesetter header with the armor coat on it, I have had it for 2 years with out issue. Nothing is unbreakable, but I don't see where you could go wrong with getting a good name brand SS header. Some people could break a cotton ball, I wouldn't worry about it. I don't know a lot about banks, but borla makes some top notch equipment.

1987 wrangler, 258 I-6, 5-speed.
2007 liberty sport 4X4, automatic
2009 ford ranger 4x4 FX4 OFF/ROAD, 5-speed
wendell is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 04-12-2010, 02:48 PM
jbolty
Moderator
 
jbolty's Avatar
1990 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: San Diego
Posts: 18,157
Garage
I have a Borla and while it did make a noticeable difference in performance I have had trouble with the front driveshaft rubbing on it. Sitting parked there is only about 1/2" of room. Just FYI for something to look out for.

.
"The right to be heard does not necessarily include the right to be taken seriously." —Hubert Humphrey
.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
jbolty is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
Header help Blitzer TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 4 01-14-2010 08:43 AM
2.5L Header CRANKY1 YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 3 04-25-2008 12:04 PM
Header What Recoil TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 3 04-02-2008 12:48 PM
2.5L header?? sachase YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 4 02-28-2008 02:49 AM
anyone have a header on 4.0 magnum629 TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 13 10-31-2006 05:50 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome