What is a flex pipe?A flex pipe is flexible piece of pipe that allows the exhaust system some flexibility. Flex pipes are an essential part of any front wheel drive vehicle and on most all wheel drive vehicles. On front wheel cars, since the motor is mounted transversely, when you accelerate the motor rocks, the flex pipe protects your exhaust system from breakage. Without that extra flex pipe, the rocking motion would crack the exhaust system causing a loud leak.
What’s the job of a car exhaust system?Your car exhaust system does three jobs. First, the catalytic converter portion reduces harmful emissions. Depending on the year, make, model and engine, your car may have a single catalytic converter or as many as four separate catalytic converters (more on th
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Q: I was thinking about going true dual on my 92 camera... I saw some flexible exhaust on jcwhitney.com, and I was thinking about getting that, instead of paying someone to do all the pipe work... its 30 bucks for like 25 feet which is definitely enough, so I figure that plus 2 galas packs for 20 ea
Exhaust leaks can range from very serious problems to an issue that seems to make your car or truck sound really cool and go faster. In this article we will talk about your vehicle’s exhaust system, symptoms of a leak and what you can do about.What does the exhaust system do?Your vehicle’s exhaust
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How to judge if the flex pipe is good? First is material. Second is the flexibility because the softer the better. It also protects engine form vibration. Third is outer wire, it is very easy to worn out due to it is the protection of the bellow. Fourth, the bellow should be two layers and should be thinner. In our factory, we use two layer of bellows and the thickness is 0.2mm for each layer. We also use softer and brighter wire to protect the bellow. Our flexible pipe is softer and you can choose different material as you need. Welcome to contact us if you need.
What do Flex Pipes do?1. Reduction of the vibration generated by the engine (especially for vehicles with transverse mounted engines and turbo engines)2. Noise reduction3. Heat Isolation4. Prevention of hardness in exhaust systems5. Compensation of thermal expansionAll flex pipes have a braid cover
For this installment of the Heat shield Products blog, we wanted to bring you an easy tech tip on installing exhaust wrap on your exhaust system if you have a flex pipe as part of the pipes. No matter what type of exhaust wrap you are installing, a section of exhaust flex pipe in your exhaust system
You can save money on your car exhaust by fitting a Flexi-pipesOne of the main part of our business is fitting new exhausts. It has been the same now for the past 30 years, when Kwikfit were one of the first companies to give a heavy discount on new exhaust systems that they fitted. Before then we a
Exhaust design is often a tricky process. You want to keep the pipes as close to the body as possible for maximum ground clearance, but there are so many obstacles in the way that often force you to go underneath the frame, and you end up dragging your mufflers or header collectors across every spee