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    Kurgen Guest

    Default SS Header Bolts

    Folks,
    I put in stainless bolts on my header flanges on my 78 Vette. The old steel ones were shot.
    I have heard differing stories about the bolts reacting with the header flange or the block.
    Can you confirm any of this and whether the bolts would do better if coated with anti-seize before install?

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    I've used ARP stainless steel header bolts for over 15 years and never a problem.
    Of course, always use anti-seize compound on all exhaust system bolts.
    May God's grace bless you in the Lord Jesus Christ.

    '78 BRONCO: 508" stroker, TFS heads, 11:1 comp ratio, Dominator MPFI & DIS, cold air induction, Spal dual 12" fans/aluminum radiator, dual 3" exhaust/Magnaflow mufflers, Moroso vacuum pump, Accusump, engine oil & trans fluid coolers, 100HP progressive dry direct-port NOS, A/C, LenTech Strip Terminator wide-ratio AOD/2500 RPM converter, 3:1 Atlas II, modified Dana 44/60-lockers-4.10s, hydroboost/4-disc brakes, ram-assist/heim joint steering, Cage long radius arms, traction bars, 4" Skyjacker lift, 35" mud tires

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