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y pipe flex connection leaking bad....need help!!!

i spent most of the afternoon checking connections,etc. took a break and read more posts about finding exhaust leaks...One member said use a stick and string..Did that at y pipe connections... the string went crazy by the drivers side flex connection..problem found..what are the options to fix it? How technical is repair?

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you have to remove the turbo to get the y-pipe out. It's not the easiest job
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i kinda figured that..dont know if i want to tackle project..or have time..anyone know app. material and labor cost?, with egr delete kit already done..

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$155.00 for new up pipe.. $320.00 labor ( 4 hours).dropped of truck this morning to local dealer. Service advisor buddy slipped it in.will be ready this afternoon.didnt have time today or tomorrow to fix myself. And it's Mardi gras here!!! Lol..


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4 hours sounds good to me. I would do it for that

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