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Can headers be cheap ?
11-10-2007, 10:36 AM
I saw headers on ebay going for like 40$ are they any good or should i get a brand named manifold ?
11-10-2007, 11:28 AM
There are some noticeable differences, but unless you're building something crazy, there's no reason to spend a lot on a header. One downfall of the cheap headers is that they tend to have fitment issues and aren't very strong. As for power gains, you wont notice a lot just from a header. It all depends on what you plan to do with your car...
I honestly cannot think of other companies that make headers....i've been out of the NA business for over 2 years :p
-According to CivicSpoon, Pacesetter sucks...i can't argue with that logic :p
11-10-2007, 11:32 AM
IMO, Pacesetter are garbage. My friend had a pacesetter header for 6 months and it started rusting (though, driving it through winter on salted roads).
11-10-2007, 11:37 AM
^^I couldnt remember if they were good or bad....like i said, i've been out of the NA game for quite some time. What are some other mediocre brands??
11-18-2007, 04:46 PM
Im swearing to megan racing headers from now on. From my experience they are great quality and a good bit cheaper than other brands. I picked mine up for my 02 si for about $120 when the dc headers were about $300. Unlike picking up something from ebay they fit perfectly and came with all the parts you need.
11-18-2007, 06:01 PM
^^ Similarly, i'm swearing to not have another NA Honda...:p
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