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which headers for EB S-XR6?

Hi guys, newbie here.
I own an EB S-XR6 which is totally standard apart from a 2 1/2 cat back exhaust. I am looking at buying some headers and am tossing up between the Pacemaker ph4499 and ph4480's. I am mainly after increase in low/midrange as I am not a speed freak on the open road. Basically I'm after improved throttle response on around town driving and overtaking. Recommendations anyone?

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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

If you have money to burn and like wank factor get JMM Race series.
If you'd prefer to not pay 400 extra bucks for a bee's dick of performance, get pacey comps.
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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

Which ones? 4499 or 4480, please provide reasons as I don't know too much about headers.
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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

I think 4480 is 6>3>1 where as 4499 is 6>2>1. I'd go with the 4480.
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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

Pyscho Cicken, any reason why you would recommend the 4480 over the 4499? Please keep in mind my engine is stock standard XR6 and I am not a hoon driver.
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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

im not sure which ones i have, my guess is the 6-2-1 best shot i have, these ones good for low-mid range torque? wat kind of kw diff would i be getting with these?


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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

they are just the standard pacemakers.. they have new ones which are meant to be better now.. the competition ones that look funny. sorry i dont know what kw difference you would get.

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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

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these ones good for low-mid range torque?
You're the one who has them on his car, you tell us. lol
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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

the 6=>2=>1's are better for low end torque
6=>3=>1's (ala pacy comps) are better for top end power.

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Re: which headers for EB S-XR6?

well its hard to tell most noticable thing is the bloody noise which i love hhaha

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