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Old 02-20-2004, 01:02 AM   #1
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E36 Performance Headers

Just curious to hear about everyone's opinion on adding aftermarket performance headers to an E36 engine? Any ideas on performance gains? How about exhaust noise increases? Is this a mod worth looking into for an E36 w/ the inline-6 engine?
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Old 02-20-2004, 06:24 AM   #2
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It's definately not the first mod you should do. Basically in my opinion look into headers once you've done the following.

Intake
Exhaust
Pullies
M50 intake manifold
track pipe/high flow cat
cams
ASC delete
Fan delete
Bored Throttle Body
Software

The headers will give you a little more power, but not really worth the expense until you've really made the engine breath/spin easier first.
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