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Originally Posted by BoxxerSix View Post
Yea those B&B's with heat always seem to crack right at the spot tig welds where the affix the sheet steel that forms the heater boxes. Wish-wash headers in my opinion
I don't know. I haven't had any other types of manufacturer's headers on my car, but these held up over a period of 6 years. No track days, btw. I don't like any of the heater box designs by GHL, B&B. They weld the boxes across all the tubes which is a disaster waiting to happen. FabSpeed has new headers out, but they appear to be of same design as the others.
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Old 09-26-2008, 10:57 AM
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