In today’s video, Summit Racing and PowerNation TV teamed up to offer some 101 tech tips for choosing aftermarket headers.

In it, you’ll learn when it’s best to choose shorty or long-tube headers and why. You’ll also learn what other things you need to know about your vehicle to choose the best header option for your application.

To learn the difference between aftermarket headers and exhaust manifolds, you can watch this video breaking it down. Watch this video for a more in-depth look at choosing long tube vs. shorty headers.

It’s also not uncommon to have header fitment issues, but this story will teach you 7 common installation pitfalls and how to avoid them.

In the meantime, check out our short tech-tip video here: