Originally Posted by boxerboy81
Gearbox oil change will mean pipes out of the way, but I guess you know that.
That'd be the time to change the oil filter too!
You can not really tell from the photos I took that the merge collector is just to the rear of the trans drain plug. I can take pictures in the same way a chimp with a hammer can pound a nail; It gets done but it lacks finesse.
The whole exhaust system will be built with slip joints sealed with stainless band clamps. In all my years of wrenching I hated nothing more than having to cut apart something or completely build from scratch something someone did not have the foresight to see would be a problem or in the way of serviceability.