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    Default Header Water Line Repair?

    I recently found a pinhole leak in one of my header water lines. How can i go about repairing this without buying a whole new setup?

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    I have brazed then before. But most likely they are thin everywhere.

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    Epoxy putty from your local auto parts store.
    No matter how good she looks , someone is tired of her shit!

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    Weld it, braze it, glue it, solder it. Pick your poisen.

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    What headers do you have? Where are you located?

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    These are typically Silver soldered (assembly) and can be repaired that way too .... Tom

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    cut it, make a sleeve slide it over the 2 pieces and silver solder

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    use a brass compression fitting fast easy repair

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    Quote Originally Posted by bfp View Post
    What headers do you have? Where are you located?
    I have Basset Twisty headers and im located in el cajon,CA.

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    I have a set laying around somewhere I think.

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    Get an 1/8" union swagelok. Done deal, 5 minute repair.

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