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Old 03-09-2011, 12:34 PM   #41
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ya but after a good paint job and such the cost will just be too great after said and done. I doubt I could get him down to like 2500.00 lol
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ya but after a good paint job and such the cost will just be too great after said and done. I doubt I could get him down to like 2500.00 lol
Never know... once you start making the list of what needs done the price drops pretty quick.
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ya but after a good paint job and such the cost will just be too great after said and done. I doubt I could get him down to like 2500.00 lol
But i just offered it anyways, lol.
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But i just offered it anyways, lol.
LOL!! Worth a shot!

I have a plastic welder to repair the fairings if it comes to that.
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is it normal for these things to want to die when theyre cold? Even my old carb'd zx11 ran ok when it was cold... it sputtered a little bit but never wanted to die on me
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They are cold blooded but run fine on the fast idle lever (no choke)

It's a real basic FI system with a map, tps and temp sensor. They warm up fast tho.
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I wonder how well a set of cheap ebay plastics will align and fit?

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They are cold blooded but run fine on the fast idle lever (no choke)

It's a real basic FI system with a map, tps and temp sensor. They warm up fast tho.
I imagine it may just be a sh1tty tune with that straight dumped exhaust
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I imagine it may just be a sh1tty tune with that straight dumped exhaust
More than likely as they are lean on bottom and mid stock.
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Bunch of Muzzy systems on Ebay for $600 and less... wow.
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Gloss black not mystic black, but that's as close as you'll get from HK fairings.
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Ya I saw that set. Is a muzzy a good combo with the 12r?
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Good power on top, but an annoying flat spot around 3K. You can tune most of it out, add a timing advancer, 17T front sprocket and pilot jet mod. Patrick worked on my 02 and had it real close.. but then I swapped to a Hindle.. LOL!

Stock gearing is good for around 90 in first so it's too tall anyhow.
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how much did he charge to do your tune?
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how much did he charge to do your tune?
I'd have to go back and dig around.. it was complete with oil, plugs, valves, cover gasket etc.. and as usual he only charged me for less than half the time he and Brandon spent trying to get the flat spot out. I still have the map saved for a Power Commander if you end up needing it.

I've actually got a bunch of maps for 12R's. And if you add a bung in the midpipe I have a data logger now so you can really dial it in.
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I'd have to go back and dig around.. it was complete with oil, plugs, valves, cover gasket etc.. and as usual he only charged me for less than half the time he and Brandon spent trying to get the flat spot out. I still have the map saved for a Power Commander if you end up needing it.

I've actually got a bunch of maps for 12R's. And if you add a bung in the midpipe I have a data logger now so you can really dial it in.
hmmm I may be in the same boat and have patrick do it all. Im sure it would be easier to use one of your maps or have patrick start from using one to cut down on tuning time.
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Look for an akra. That's the best pipe for that bike with the least amount of headache. Light and easy to tune. Muzzy makes good power on the 12 but takes someone good at tuning, and being able to adjust as needed. Flat spot will be there like Tex said.
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I am liking my Hindle (s)

4-2-1 on the street bike and step tube on the drag bike. Especially with bigger motors or spray the step tube really shines.

The Muzzy wasn't "that" bad, just at 2500-3000 had a good dip in the curve. Then comes on like a turbo. So a little touchy around that RPM but real good everywhere else.

These things don't make good power until 7K anyhow.. just affects you when putting around or getting lazy and leaving it in 6th gear all day..
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whatever I can do to get it as quiet as possible and decent power...
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