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    Sr. Apprentice EfSeeThreeEs's Avatar
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    well i recently did some off roading and bottomed out pretty hard. i didnt crack the manifold but i must have shifted the donut or blew it out. anyone know any cheap places to get a new gasket set? or any cheap places i can get headers? if i get headers, will the bolt up to the stock dp? i have an 08 chevy 2500 6 litre
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    Master Mechanic Silverado Junkie's Avatar
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    A good place to buy gaskets is AutoZone. Aftermarket headers are a good choice and you can find great deals on them at places like Ebay or Craigslist. And they do make headers that bolt up to the stock Y-pipe.
    Last edited by Silverado Junkie; 03-11-2010 at 11:11 AM.
    1995 Silverado,Z71, 3-inch lift,2-inch leveling kit, SkyJacker Suspension, short ram-air intake, throttle body spacer, MSD ignition coil, straight pipes

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    Sr. Mechanic Gambit's Avatar
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    After market headers dont usually work with the stock y pipe. If they do they advetise it in there add. As for replacing the gaskets i would check to make sure you didnt knock that area out of round or you can replace the gaskets as many times as you want and will never get a good seal. Napa will have a gasket set as well as auto zone and advance auto.
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    for just a stock replacement i would check CRAIGSLIST.COM cuz its the ****, if you want to put headers on you can get shorties that will fit to your stock setup. As for a cheap gasket set just go to autozone and they will have everything you need
    1997 K1500 Silverado 4X4. Black Exterior, grey/black interior. 35X12.50X15 wheels and rubber, ProComp 6inch lift 6 shocks in the front 2 in the rear, 3 inch body lift, a few cosmetic mods. Nothing major. Custom leather interior, and stereo upgrade is the future mods.

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    Sr. Apprentice EfSeeThreeEs's Avatar
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    will do thanks guys

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