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Old 04-02-2011, 05:12 PM
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anyone have a good how to on how to cut down your exhaust with details and pic. i found one before but i cant find it any more, thanks
 
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Old 04-02-2011, 05:31 PM
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i want to do the same thing.i have a Vance & Hines . i like the shorty look and i want to be a lit bit louder.but i dont want it sounding like ****,so im waiting to find some reviews on that or have some xter cash in my bike fund to replace the exhaust , if it goes bad..
 
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Old 04-02-2011, 05:48 PM
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i just did mine a few weeks ago it was a fun little project. I just did a quick read over this..... SHORTY EXHAUST MOD... - SoFlaSportbikes.com - South Florida's Sportbike Community .....before i did mine to get a quick idea of what was needed then just winged it on mine (different bike, different exhaust) but the process is all the same. Its a pretty simple job and didnt take long and was pretty fun too. For mine i just took a dremel and cut around the can to the length i wanted, pulled it apart, pulled out the baffling and packing, cut off the rivets on the discarded end that was holding the end cap/silencer piece on, marked the holes for the new rivets on the shortened exhaust, put that piece back on, drilled the 6 holes, then riveted it back together. Bike looks and sounds waayyy better and isnt really that much louder without the baffling. Just a lot throatier. Good luck with it, and just ask if you need anything else.
 
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very nice sick...great pictures...
 
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Old 04-03-2011, 10:16 AM
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thanks. thats the one i have been trying to look for
 
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