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Old 07-19-2014, 03:49 AM
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Re: Infamous Broken Manifold Bolts

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no flange gasket needed. there was no gasket on the mid pipes when I changed to headers

Awesome. Thanks. Wish I would have known I could have gone to headers.

I bet the Hemi is ridiculous.


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Awesome. Thanks. Wish I would have known I could have gone to headers.

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well you still could. there isn't any for the wk 4.7 but I have a feeling that the ones for a 4.7 Dakota may work!
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Old 07-19-2014, 03:53 AM
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Re: Infamous Broken Manifold Bolts

Hmm. I may just have to research that.


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Old 07-19-2014, 03:58 AM
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well you still could. there isn't any for the wk 4.7 but I have a feeling that the ones for a 4.7 Dakota may work!

With all that labor I would almost rather sell and buy a SRT though lol.


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it can be done on your own or with the help of a buddy. me and a friend did mine in 4.5 hrs! just with hand tools
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it can be done on your own or with the help of a buddy. me and a friend did mine in 4.5 hrs! just with hand tools

Yup my friend and I did my long tubes in 3 hrs with hand tools but I didn't unbolt the old ones and almost everything was already off the motor


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Yup my friend and I did my long tubes in 3 hrs with hand tools but I didn't unbolt the old ones and almost everything was already off the motor


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You have the 4.7?


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Noooooo I have a 6.4l and Jeff has a 3.7 but the bolt patterns on the exhaust manifolds are similar so we were just saying


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Re: Infamous Broken Manifold Bolts

Got the Jeep back on the road today. Sounds really good. No tick at all. Tough job but saved a bunch of money. Didn't even use a jack.ImageUploadedByJeepGarage1406074354.712242.jpg


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Got the Jeep back on the road today. Sounds really good. No tick at all. Tough job but saved a bunch of money. Didn't even use a jack.

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Re: Infamous Broken Manifold Bolts

Now on to installing Bilsteins in the front!


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