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Old 11-04-2012, 07:38 PM   #6239
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Originally Posted by offworlder View Post
(as the upper mount is riveted/siliconed to the pipe, and hence cant be tightened) How tight should the lower pipe clamp be ? I cant see the lower clamp being primarily responsible for rigidity, as that would put alot of stress on the header...

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A loose exhaust is probably worse than a tight clamp, think of the weight of the muffler moving around. Think of it like a slide hammer.

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