LS Header options

Discussion in 'High Tech Retrofits' started by flak monkey, Oct 26, 2015.

  1. badazz81z28

    badazz81z28 Veteran Member

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    Yup, you got to be mindful of that! I had that problem with dynatechs LS headers. The driver side floor pan required some massage to fit the O2. DSE headers were a miracle for me....even though they are $2k!
     
  2. 76_TypeLT

    76_TypeLT Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    $2k for headers, DANG!!
     
  3. AlbertaZ28

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    Which side isn't fitting? Both of them? I finally got around to putting mine on and so far have the drivers side in and the O2 sensor fits perfect.
     
  4. AlbertaZ28

    AlbertaZ28 Veteran Member

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    Which spark plug wires did you go with? Speed Engineering recommends MSD. The stocks will obviously not work.
     
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  5. badazz81z28

    badazz81z28 Veteran Member

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    Why not?
     
  6. AlbertaZ28

    AlbertaZ28 Veteran Member

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    The drivers side header is too tight on the front plug. The boot is right against the header. Apparently the MSD are able to be bent to fit.
     
  7. badazz81z28

    badazz81z28 Veteran Member

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    You'll need a DEI sleeve or similar. No plug wire will avoid a tube that's simply too close to the plug
     

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  8. AlbertaZ28

    AlbertaZ28 Veteran Member

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    Those would probably do the trick and probably much cheaper than new wires. Thanks
     
  9. smoothyrogers

    smoothyrogers New Member

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    I have an ls3 in an 80. Speed engineering longtubes. Under 300 and they fit with no modifications.
     
  10. 1977nova

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    Would you have any photos? How is the ground clearance?
     

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