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#758: 09-05-2012, 08:35 AM
 Max Capacity
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Originally Posted by BarManBean View Post
If his are anything like mine, simply replacing the bolts is likely not an option

The bolts connecting my y-pipe to my mufflers are literally just little black bumps now, and the two "once separate" flanges are now one. If I ever separate them I'm 90% sure that the y-pipe will need to be replaced in order for my to have flanges to bolt new mufflers to.

No problem though, I have a new y-pipe in the garage--just need to decide on axlebacks or pick up a fresh set of OEM mufflers.
Drive the car without may like it.

I can't remember if you have stock exhaust or not. I'm sure you know my Spec has stock exhaust less the mufflers.
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