Yeah when I took my header out to get ceramic coated it was a pita. I also replaced the header bolts with the stainless ARP bolts, not messing with rust.
Nicely done though
03 Ford SVT Focus - Toms tune, Steeda mounts & stress bar, ORP, 66MM BBK TB, CFM UDP, Rota Grids
The Bad Cat (97 Merc Cougar XR7) - Flowmasters, MSD ignition, K&N intake, 19" Stern ST-4 Warps