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How to Install a BBK Coyote 5.0L Swap Shorty X-Pipe on your 1979-1995 Mustang

Installation Time

2 hours

Tools Required
  • Basic Hand Tools Required
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1. With vehicle raised in the air and supported on jackstands, pre-install the BBK Coyote Swap Headers and the supplied studs into the headers collectors.

2. Lift X-pipe assembly into place and support with a jack. Connect the front flanges of the X-pipe to the header collectors. Slide X-pipe flanges over the header collector studs.

3. Install the nuts and washers provided with the headers onto the collector studs.

4. Connect the rear of the X-pipe to the stock flow tubes going to the mufflers.

5. Position X-pipe for best fit and ground clearance and tighten all nuts and bolts.

This guide applies to Vehicle years: 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 and Submodels: Cobra, Foxbody, V6, GT, Bullitt, Mach 1

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