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Old 10-12-2012, 08:04 PM
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Default THIS is what a Y-pipe SHOULD look like!

I had my 2011 GMC Cargo van on the rack today. I noticed what a nice job they did on the Y-pipe. Much better than Our pipes.

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Nice clean joins, no crimps, free flowing, mandrel bends.....

Yep, I agree.
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Thats stock?
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Sure they did! Still looks like its in the way of dropping the transmission pan nice and easy...
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It's pretty nice I must admit for OE. This is still sexier!
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Real nice!! And not a single sign of rust!!!
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I don't know mikeb33; have you seen this pic of a 2013 Ram with the V6? If Ram is doing this for the V6 in the 13's, they must be doing it for the Hemi's! An Engineer must've got the memo.........
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OK just to be clear, on my work van, that y-pipe is the oem stock one.

Your picture looks odd to me. It doesn't look stock. It looks hand fabricated and then spray painted silver.
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mikeb; aren't all mandrel bent piping hand fabricated in some way? Hey bud, just to satisfy our curiosity in these new 2013 Ram's, I tell you what I am going to do for ya....I am going to go out to my Ram dealer lot and take a pic under her skirt to verify this OE mandrel bent piping. Now mind you, this could have been a 2013 Ram cleaned and detailed for their picture shoot for Allpar's report, hence the pretty ceramic coated looking Y-pipe BUT, I am most definite that the ones on the lot will be the same shape and colored steel as your GMC work van. I will be back in a bit with some pics bud when they open Monday.
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