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CX Long Tube Headers + Auto Trans = Fail (help?)

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#1 spitsnaugle


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Posted 18 February 2016 - 09:07 AM

So, CX Racing's long tube headers makes a hard turn on the passenger side, right onto the pan of my auto trans:

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They have no interest in making a set that'll clear an auto trans (though they previously stated they did in another forum). 

So what kind of options might I have to get around that?

My first thought was to cut just the collector off and see if I can weld another collector on at an angle, but I dont think that can get enough angle to clear. 



PS. Anyone have Hawks on a auto trans at all?

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Posted 18 February 2016 - 04:23 PM

There is another thread on the forum where someone cut off the collector and rotated it to clear a 4L80E. Can't remember exactly where but its on here somewhere. 

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