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Old 10-12-2012, 09:54 PM
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Default Headers with or without ceramic?

I want to put JBA headers on my '12 hemi. I've been told ceramic is a must. Is it? If the ceramic is soley for heat control, shouldn't the stock manifold be ceramic coated? Am i misinformed?
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It's costly and no car or truck comes from the factory with ceramic coated ex. manifolds for that reason alone. At least none that I know of.
Yes, it is worth paying the extra money for ceramic coating IF you can afford it. Ceramic coating keeps under hood temps down and helps the exhaust work better. Plus the header will last longer as well.
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I asked a similar question. Here's a link.

http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=122857
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Thanks for the link...it was helpful.
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No problem. Glad I could help.
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