Pacestter Header Install 1987 B2600 Question - Mazda Forum is the premier Mazda Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 10-21-2008, 08:54 PM
Mazda Newbie
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 11

I just purchased a Pacsetter header for my 1987 B2600 4x4.

I have the obvious problem that I did not know about. It turns right down into the drive shaft and hits the bellhousing also.

I have read some post that some people have had no problem putting them on the 4x4's.

What is the best way to bend the collector so that it will clear the shaft and meet the stock exhaust? Anyone have any good ideas?

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 10-23-2008, 10:55 AM
Gold Member
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,436

Yeah, I believe Pacesetter states on their website that the header only fits 2WD, but depending on where you bought it, they usually don't make that clear. The best way to modify them if you just need to move it a little is to heat it up in a vice and then use leverage to bend it. I recommend that you should only do this if you have done something like that before. An experienced exhaust shop should be able to do it for you. When you are done, you will want to get the headers re-coated.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:45 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.