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Thanks man I appreciate the look up!

Well I originally wanted to go with Dynatech, I know they are really good. They are like $1300 though. These OBX are like $500. I know the saying you get what you pay for, but I was not sure if it would apply to this.

If you have heard good things than I think they should be fine. I might go ahead and do it
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don't know anyone with them but you can't beat 304 stainless with tig and mig welds. At least that's quality materials.
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Scat , you may want to look at Pacesetter . They have a set of headers for up 03-06 hemis . They may be the same ones you need for your 07 . Might want to contact them and see what they say . They may not have updated their website . Heres the link to the long tubes for the trucks . http://www.pacesetterexhaust.com/quiktrip.php
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You will be good with either size unless you are thinking about forced induction sometime in the future...then I would get the larger tubes for your 5.7. As an example I have some 1 5/8 JBA long tubes on my mustang that makes 490rwhp on a street tune and they flow just fine.
Definitely not good w/ 1 5/8" at that power level. They might work but are far from proper. I would bet money you'd pick up power w/ a 1.75" primary header on that setup.
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Any thoughts on the mopar headers?
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Any thoughts on the mopar headers?
Probably better off ordering the same maker through another source instead of paying the Mopar markup.
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Probably better off ordering the same maker through another source instead of paying the Mopar markup.
But the M looks so cool! ;-)

I was thinking from the lifetime warranty standpoint.
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Don't you have to have them install them too? Not worth the $$ IMO.
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Scat , you may want to look at Pacesetter . They have a set of headers for up 03-06 hemis . They may be the same ones you need for your 07 . Might want to contact them and see what they say . They may not have updated their website . Heres the link to the long tubes for the trucks . http://www.pacesetterexhaust.com/quiktrip.php
I like the idea of these. Not sure what the build quality is but the price is damn temping.

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Take some of the savings and have 'em ceramic coated. Might end up just over the $400 mark.
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I want to get the stainless for sure. If I get painted or ceramic I do not want to worry about them rotting out. I was looking at pacesetters as well, they have some special armor coating on their headers but its like $500 for just headers. Thats kinda pricey, but I will definitley have to look
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