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post #1 of 7 Old 09-18-2009, 02:49 PM Thread Starter
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Down pipe?

i am planing on doing a down pipe upgrade to my truck. I am looking to put in a 3in downpipe in. I have been looking at the different makers out there and I was just wondering what every one else is using. also I was wondering if anyone could tell me what the difference in say mbrp, bully dog, flowmaster, and bd diesel's down pipes. I mean other then mbrp all the other pipes run over 100$$ and as far as I can tell they are all pretty much the same.

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I can't say about other brands, but I have seen some MBRP down pipes not fit on OBS trucks with a manual tranny. I didn't have any issues with mine(AUTO) but you will still have to bend the firewall lip back on all brands.

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please help guys. i dont understand why the price difference is soo huge here. I mean we are talking 100 price differences here.
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Well, I've been pointed tward the 3" DP offered by Performance Truck Products. Exhaust Components | 94-97 7.3L Power Stroke | Ford Power Stroke | Diesel Power | Performance Truck Products

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Are they all made out of the same material? If some are aluminized steel and others stainless it could account for your price difference.

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I think they're pretty much all made out of SS. The aluminized SS exhaust components are supposed to be more resistant to corrosian/ rust. I know some DP's are coated in something. (possibly ceramic) Supposed to help with something, not sure what though.

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im looking at a 3.5 dp that my friend had on hes obs. he told me it wasent that bad to put on
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