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Can a 00' firebird v6 hae straight pipes?

09-12-2004, 12:24 AM
Hey guys just wonderin' if i could purchase some straight pipes for my 2000 firebird 3800 3.8L V-6 engine?? Any suggestions??

09-12-2004, 02:46 PM
Are you doing this to eliminate the cat? Where to where are you going to straight it?

09-12-2004, 06:44 PM
Yeah, it can. But it won't sound very good. It is a good idea to keep the cat on gm V6 for ricey sound supression.

09-20-2004, 10:40 AM
you can run it straight from the headers/manifolds back in single 3" pipe and over the axle to a muffler or not. I agree, cat probably not costing you much in power unless the car has a bunch of miles and needs replacing, and it'll sounds better with cat in place.

09-21-2004, 09:49 AM
bmr sells a panhard bar that allows you to run true 3 inch duals now

09-21-2004, 04:37 PM
got a clicky on that panhard bar?

09-22-2004, 08:31 AM
check out the bottom of the page

09-22-2004, 12:30 PM
i dont understand

09-22-2004, 12:50 PM
where is this exhaust system at excatly????

09-23-2004, 12:24 AM
if you look at the panhard bar on your car it is a straight piece that goes diagonal from one side to the other
your original 3inch pipe runs over it at one point

this new panhard bar has a flat spot in it where you can stuff 2 3inch pipes through it where the one 3inch pipe used to go

that was the one spot holding our cars back from being dual exhaust

09-23-2004, 12:31 PM
o i c...ok thanks i will look into that

09-23-2004, 03:38 PM
anytime thats why i like these boards.

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