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post #1 of 10 Old 09-21-2009, 02:47 AM Thread Starter
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how to extend y-pipe

can i extend my wrx y-pipr or do i have to buy an sti one or aftermarket
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extend it ? Are you putting a STi TMIC on there ? What's the issue?

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if you're putting the sti top mount on your car you need longer hoses to fit to your turbo and t/b. Here is a great link that explains it all. Summary: USDM STi TMIC installation - NASIOC
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i gotta ebay tmic and need some longer hose's im gonna use the stocker connector's
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which hoses? FROM the y-pipe to the turbo ? The elbow?

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which hoses? FROM the y-pipe to the turbo ? The elbow?
yes sir i i need longer ones and i cant extend the y-pipe
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So maybe JUST a longer elbow ? 90* one ?

Go here for that :

90 Degree Silicone Hose Bend, Silicone Hose, Silicone Hoses

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+1 midniteblack, very good link. i did the same wit my ebay one last month. i cut the 90 degree elbow and put copper pipe between them, clamped them and done. easy to do
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for those prices i could buy a 3 pc set
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Just buy the 40.00 elbow.... 1 time shot...

3 pc set from eBay you mean ? Not a wise decision.....

edit:
Crud.. .the prices went WAY up.... 62.00 ??? Sorry Bud.

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