Tag: exhaust

How to Build a Custom Exhaust

SLP Engineering makes an exhaust system called the Loudmouth, which is basically a rear section with no mufflers. While I like the idea, I really don\’t like the tips that come on it, and I also really didn\’t feel like spending $500+ for something I could build myself. So I decided to build my own […] More »

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Bassani Off-Road X-pipe

Report on Bassani \”Off-Road\” X-pipe setup for my 2001 Z06 (This was recently posted on the C5 Registry listserve and I received several questions which prompted some revisions and updates included here.) 1. Description, quality, fit & finish, price Bassani makes an \”off road\” X-pipe setup that is particularly handy for those who want to […] More »

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Bassani X pipe/Offroad Pipe Combination

For those of you wanting to have an X pipe, but don\’t want to cut up your stock setup, Bassani offers a combination of pipes that will allow you to bolt on an xpipe, get rid of those pesky cats, save weight, and as a bonus release raw LS1/LS6 exhausts into the atmosphere! I have […] More »

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C4 Exhaust Manifold Stud Removal and 3 Stud Bracket Fix

My 1985 Z-51 probably hadn\’t had the exhaust system out in 10 years. Needless to say, the exhaust header studs were rusted a bit and weakened by the years of heat. All the nuts came off except for one which snapped. The studs that were still there were bent – they seemed to be made […] More »

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C4 Exhaust Resonance Tips

After battling with 3 different cat back systems, and 3 different front Y pipes on my mostly stock 1990 corvette coupe, I have learned that the C4 corvettes can and often do have a exhaust resonance (droan) problem. After researching the matter and doing a lot of switching, installing, and reinstalling system after system I […] More »

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