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post #1 of 18 Old 09-21-2008, 05:50 AM Thread Starter
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is it safe if i tap into the downpipe for my pyro or should it be done in the manifold.

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in the MANIFOLD!!
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yeah, manifold for sure

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mine is in the down pipe and it works good you just have to remember that temps can drop a couple hundred degrees from the manifold.
manifold is definately better but down pipe is alot better than nothing.
i plan on putting mine in the manifold if i ever end up taking it off, for now the down pipe works.



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Put it in the manifold and there is no guesswork...

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Maniflod all the way. FYI you don't have to take it off.

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i'm having an exhaust shop weld basically a nut on the manifold so i can screw the probe into the nut so i can make sure it will be tight

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you dont have to weld a nut... just drill and tap the hole.... this is the way everyone does it and i have never heard of any problem ...

dont let them convince you that you need a nut welded...
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I wasn't sure if the manifold was strong enough to keep a probe from rattling out

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Yeah mine is drilled and tapped and there is no way it is going to move. Manifold for sure.

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