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Old 04-16-2009, 05:32 AM   #21
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cool. Im ---- about exhaust leaks so im going to pick up a tube of that copper RTV silicone now.
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Old 04-16-2009, 12:09 PM   #22
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i can see your exhaust now... wether its on a flange or a weld.... this guy is gonna have orange goo smeared all over his pipes...
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Old 04-16-2009, 07:40 PM   #23
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Solve one problem and another one will follow.

The cross bolt on my DP fell out on the freeway today. I ran sans the crossbolt for like 2 weeks but at an autox the lower piping separated and rested on the subframe. Decided to put it in and it lasted 2 days :(

I'm thinking of just using a metal coathanger and wiring the pieces together. It doesn't seem to be leaking at all right now.
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Old 04-18-2009, 03:45 PM   #24
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why not just run another bolt through there and tack the head of the bolt to the flange... allowing you to run a nut up on there... thats what i did on all my flanges.
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