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Old 07-27-2011, 12:58 AM
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I just noticed these as I was at the self-carwash, wiping down my bike, cleaning the the chain, etc...any idea what they go to or how vital they are lol
The bike has been running just fine...I bought it in April, and it has been in for routine service a few times. No one said or noticed anything until I did tonight...

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Old 07-27-2011, 01:24 AM
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The one in the middle is the overflow hose from the tank, one of the others is the air vent hose from the tank. The third one i'm not positive, but I believe it goes to the air box.
Old 07-27-2011, 01:56 AM
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airbox oil overflow, gas tank vent/overflow, coolant overflow
Old 07-27-2011, 04:45 AM
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supposed to just stick down between the lower fairings maybe 1/4" or so.
Old 07-27-2011, 08:10 AM
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cool, thank you guys for confirming that for me
Old 07-27-2011, 08:13 AM
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those are your turbo intake lines... durrrrrr
Old 07-27-2011, 08:14 AM
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you can cut them a little to shorten them if they stick out too far for your liking.
Old 07-27-2011, 10:06 AM
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there should be a slot in the bottom of your lower left fairing that the three of them go into
Old 07-27-2011, 12:28 PM
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xander is right look directly below your shift link you'll see the slot it goes throu
Old 07-27-2011, 01:16 PM
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I've got mine zip tied together and hanging loose, anybody rerouted them? I'm running around without the lower fairings right now because it looks better naked then with the damaged plastic.

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