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DIY Classic Mini DIY Exhaust Articles

Lowered Priced Exhaust Parts (Engine Drivetrain Exhaust)
Lowered Priced Exhaust Parts Here's our selection of exhaust parts with new lowered prices. ...
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How to pick the correct exhaust manifold for Classic Mini Coopers (Fuel System)
The third stroke, that following the compression stroke, of our four stroke Mini engine is the only one producing power. The other three consume it. Here we’re looking at with exhaust manifolds, so what we need to consider is how to minimise power consumed on the exhaust stroke as the piston pushes the spent gases out. A free-flowing set up’s the name of the game - size playing an impo...
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RC40 exhaust system fitting notes (Fuel System)
The RC40 system is ready made to fit the original Cooper and Cooper ‘S’ exhaust manifold. This also applies when fitting an RC40 to the maniflow freeflow manifold C-STR816. When fitting to any LCB varieties the flared part of the downpipe (1) needs to be cut off, (NOTE: will only fit inside LCB ‘Y’ piece of 1.875" (47.63mm) inside diameter). As there are many variants of LC...
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Austin Mini Cooper - 998 Engine Tunning, Bolt-ons (Stage One)) (Fuel System)
The 998cc engine is a very robust and tunable unit. It is also the most common engine found in standard Minis. Despite the lure of the much-advertised 1380cc alternatives, many simply want to get a little more from what they have at reasonable outlay.The single biggest restriction on any standard Mini is the 'breathing apparatus' - anything that is connected to the induction and exhaust systems. T...
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Maniflow Exhaust Manifolds & Systems (Fuel System)
Manflow have a wealth of experience in developing and manufacturing exhaust systems and parts for a whole host of vehicles. We pride ourselves in the manufacture of race-specification exhaust systems for modern cars and historic vehicles. Dave Dorrington (founder of Maniflow) Joined the renowned Downton in December 1962, and stayed until January 1971, when he left to start Maniflow. David started ...
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Classic Mini Cooper Exhaust manifold types and applications (Technical Information)
'The third stroke, that following the compression stroke,of our four-stroke Mini, Sprite or Midget engine’s the only one producing power. The other three consume it. Here we’re looking at with exhaust manifolds (headers), so what we need to consider is how to minimize power consumed on the exhaust stroke as the piston pushes the spent gases out. Terminology RecapLCB -Long centre Branc...
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