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Feb 12, 11:44pm - #102487 
Which to buy?!

I don't know which headers to get, so I'll leave it to the people at ecelica to choose for me! Hotshot or DC? I can get Hotshot for around $320, and DC for $270 (ceramic). Keep in mind I have a gt 5 spd. Thanks everyone! thumbsup

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Feb 12, 11:58pm - #102488 
I have HS due to its proven performance. I'd still go with it until I heard a lot of positive reviews of the DC

proven > promising

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Feb 13, 12:03am - #102489 
Originally Posted by Sultan
I have HS due to its proven performance. I'd still go with it until I heard a lot of positive reviews of the DC

proven > promising

werd. im getting HS


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Feb 13, 12:12am - #102490 
Yeah def hotshot...dc doesnt have any tests or anything. If you really want dc I would wait until they have some dynos out thumbsup


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Feb 13, 1:07am - #102491 
i'm going with DC... because odds are its gonna be CARB'd.

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Feb 13, 1:33am - #102492 
im goin with DC...(the GB from GB4C)
i dono...just have a feeling the DC cant be bad..


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Feb 13, 5:29am - #102493 
I'm gonna go out on a limb & say wait till Trial comes out. Yeah, it's probably gonna be two to three times more expensive, but you know that it's gonna perform really well, probably better than both HS & DC, plus it'll be stainless steel thumbsup I'm gonna go with Trial, so I can be your guinea pig grin

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Feb 13, 6:10am - #102494 
Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04
I don't know which headers to get, so I'll leave it to the people at ecelica to choose for me! Hotshot or DC? I can get Hotshot for around $320, and DC for $270 (ceramic). Keep in mind I have a gt 5 spd. Thanks everyone! thumbsup


Where you find it for that cheap? i can only find it for 399 now thumbsdown grin

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Feb 13, 6:15am - #102495 
if dc is ceramic, then whats hotshot made of, and whats the difference between the two as far as what there made of, is one better then the other, and is ceramic safe, will it last long?


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Feb 13, 9:22am - #102496 
HS is Steel I think . And I was allways under the impression that Steel will last longer then any other on the market .

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Feb 13, 10:03am - #102497 
Originally Posted by trog2233
Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04
I don't know which headers to get, so I'll leave it to the people at ecelica to choose for me! Hotshot or DC? I can get Hotshot for around $320, and DC for $270 (ceramic). Keep in mind I have a gt 5 spd. Thanks everyone! thumbsup


Where you find it for that cheap? i can only find it for 399 now thumbsdown grin


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Feb 13, 1:44pm - #102498 
Originally Posted by Sultan
I have HS due to its proven performance. I'd still go with it until I heard a lot of positive reviews of the DC

proven > promising


How much HP will Hotshot give me though?

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Feb 13, 2:03pm - #102499 
Originally Posted by Sultan
I have HS due to its proven performance. I'd still go with it until I heard a lot of positive reviews of the DC

proven > promising


Yep, unless you wanna wait around and see the dynos for dc headers, then it's anyone's guess smile


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Feb 14, 8:38pm - #102500 
Hotshot is ceramic too, its just polished. Id go Hotshot for sure.


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Feb 14, 8:42pm - #102501 
i've heard good things about the hotshot headers...havent really heard anything about the DC ones tho

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Feb 14, 8:56pm - #102502 
Alright, thanks guys...Hotshot it is! grin

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Feb 14, 9:48pm - #102503 
Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04
Alright, thanks guys...Hotshot it is! grin


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Feb 15, 10:30am - #102504 
who makes steel headers for the gt


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