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    Has anyone fitted a 2-exit exhaust back box themselves, without having access to a ramp? Is it feasible, or just too much hassle? And do you recommend using exhaust paste where the back box pipe connects to the end of the middle section? Ta.

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    Get the back end jacked up and throw a couple of decent axle stands underneath and you'll get on fine. Loosly fit everything first and then line it all up and tighten.

    Even easier if you have a spare pair of hands to help ya

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    yes mate, i did my own on my drive took about 45 mins start to finish, i rolled it up onto two little ramps to do mine.. I did not use exhaust paste as i had a nice tight fit and used a new clamp, I have no exhaust leaks (just passed my MOT last week)
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    Cheers fellas.

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