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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 04-12-2009, 10:43 PM Thread Starter
 
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How my bike sounds now

Heres a video of how my bike sounds with my new VH Cruzer pipes.


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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 04-13-2009, 12:38 AM
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Looks cherry and has a nice lower rumble. Good job. How much louder is it while riding?

I looked through your gallery with the sound bite, and have several questions. What is the saddle that you took off? Saddleman? Mustang? Corbin? Why did you change it out, for looks and style or for comfort? Does your new seat have a gel pad built into it? How do you like it comfortwise, compared to the other one?

Also a question about the engine guard. What make is it? It doesn`t look like the Kawi and Wingerlines that I have seen pics of.

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Yeah what was the seat you had on there before it don't look stock? Any chance of selling it?

Sold 750 (9-09)
Bought '07 900 Classic "LT" (6-09)
Mustand Seat (6-09)
Balanced Carbs (4-09)
Adjusted Mix Screws (4-09)
Drilled Baffles 8 holes (4-09)
R/R Relocated (3-09)
Splines Lubed (3-09)
Metzelers ME880 170/80 in back 100/90 in front (3-09)
Painted flat blak (3-09)
Kuri grips (8-08)
Kuri Longhorn pegs (8-08)
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What kind of saddle bags are those? They look really nice. Good job on the bike, it looks and sounds great.

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1 - I like how it sounds. Probably too loud for me, but it is cool.

2 - Mr. Bror - How many seats do you need?????? I believe you've spoken for one already.

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He's waffling, nobody wants the engine (or wants to pay the price to have it shipped on top of buying the engine), so if he don't sell that, then he don't sell the seat. So a girl's gotta keep his eyes open.

Sold 750 (9-09)
Bought '07 900 Classic "LT" (6-09)
Mustand Seat (6-09)
Balanced Carbs (4-09)
Adjusted Mix Screws (4-09)
Drilled Baffles 8 holes (4-09)
R/R Relocated (3-09)
Splines Lubed (3-09)
Metzelers ME880 170/80 in back 100/90 in front (3-09)
Painted flat blak (3-09)
Kuri grips (8-08)
Kuri Longhorn pegs (8-08)
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He's waffling, nobody wants the engine (or wants to pay the price to have it shipped on top of buying the engine), so if he don't sell that, then he don't sell the seat. So a girl's gotta keep his eyes open.
Well at least I know what kind of girl I'm dealing with.

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Very nice! well done!

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splines lubed
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Wide blade levers
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that's just how I roll.

Sold 750 (9-09)
Bought '07 900 Classic "LT" (6-09)
Mustand Seat (6-09)
Balanced Carbs (4-09)
Adjusted Mix Screws (4-09)
Drilled Baffles 8 holes (4-09)
R/R Relocated (3-09)
Splines Lubed (3-09)
Metzelers ME880 170/80 in back 100/90 in front (3-09)
Painted flat blak (3-09)
Kuri grips (8-08)
Kuri Longhorn pegs (8-08)
Iridium Plugs (8-08)
Highway bar/ engine guard(FS)
Some saddlebags no idea which ones
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Well at least I know what kind of girl I'm dealing with.
It's a cutthroat world out there! Gotta be quick!

I'm keepin' all the left over parts. I'm gonna use 'em to build another bike!
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