Full titanium muffler kit Tomei Expreme Ti Subaru 02-07 wrx/wrx sti usdm Installation Instructions
Please note that the installation process for the Tomei Expreme Ti Full Titanium Muffler Kit may vary based on the specific model year and variant of the Subaru WRX and WRX STI. It is essential to follow the manufacturer’s instructions provided with the muffler kit and consult with a professional if needed.
Tools and Materials Needed:
- Tomei Expreme Ti Full Titanium Muffler Kit
- Jack and jack stands (for lifting the vehicle)
- Socket set and wrenches
- Exhaust hanger removal tool (optional)
- Penetrating oil
- Safety goggles and gloves
- Assorted screwdrivers
Prepare the Vehicle: Park your Subaru WRX or WRX STI on a level surface and engage the parking brake.
- Lift the Vehicle: Use a jack to lift the rear of the vehicle off the ground and support it securely with jack stands. Ensure the vehicle is stable and safe to work under.
Remove the Stock Exhaust:
Start by spraying penetrating oil on the exhaust hanger rubber mounts to ease removal. Use a socket set and wrenches to disconnect the exhaust from the downpipe or mid-pipe, depending on your specific exhaust configuration. Carefully unhook the exhaust hangers and lower the stock exhaust from the vehicle.
- Installation Instructions Tomei Expreme Ti Muffler Kit: Align the Tomei Expreme Ti Full Titanium Muffler Kit with the exhaust hangers and mounting points on the vehicle. Begin by attaching the exhaust to the downpipe or mid-pipe using the provided hardware, ensuring a secure connection. Next, slide the exhaust hangers onto their respective mounting points and secure them in place.
- Adjustment and Alignment: After installing the muffler kit, check its alignment and make any necessary adjustments to ensure it is centered and evenly spaced from the vehicle’s body.
- Tighten Fasteners: Once the exhaust is properly aligned, tighten all the nuts and bolts to the manufacturer’s recommended torque specifications. Make sure all connections are secure to prevent any potential exhaust leaks.
Double-check that the exhaust system has sufficient clearance from other components, such as the underbody, suspension parts, and fuel lines.
- Lower the Vehicle: Carefully lower the vehicle from the jack stands, ensuring that the exhaust does not make contact with the ground.
- Final Inspection: Conduct a final inspection of the installed Tomei Expreme Ti Full Titanium Muffler Kit to ensure it is properly secured and aligned.
It is essential to exercise caution and wear appropriate safety gear when working under the vehicle.