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Old 04-09-2013, 11:18 AM   #11
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OBX VS. FSWERKS

obx vs fswerks header



If you read through most things on here for duratecs and not zetecs, you will find that for:

2.0l - go with OBX
2.3l - go with fswerks


Also, get the stealth piece for your exhaust otherwise you will be one loud car screamin down the road.
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Does the OBX remove all my fancy 02 sensors?
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It removes 2 of 3
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I'm so paranoid about passing inspection/emissions.
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Old 04-09-2013, 12:02 PM   #15
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They only scan the obd for codes here in wa. As long as you get it tuned than you will be fine. I have passed twice now with my header setup.
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Power worth the time/effort?
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:16 PM   #17
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A header is cheap power and imo worth it!
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I do not know if it is better or even an equal to the fswerk header but I do know it is like half price. Also, I have had an obx on my dura for ~20k mi unwrapped and have never had any issues with it.
The obx comes with the flex pipe or can I just get the header cuz I have
the fswerks flex pipe installed with the stock mani/cat
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Old 04-09-2013, 02:38 PM   #19
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Also, get the stealth piece for your exhaust otherwise you will be one loud car screamin down the road.[/QUOTE]

There's way louder cars and trucks in the so called "valley"
here in texas I can probably be ok with header and race exhaust if not than ill
for sure get the steath piece
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They only scan the obd for codes here in wa. As long as you get it tuned than you will be fine. I have passed twice now with my header setup.
This ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
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A header is cheap power and imo worth it!
I concur w/ that ^^^^^^^^^^^^=Well worth it plus a tune & don't forget 'bout that stealth muffler.
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