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Old 08-20-2012, 11:44 AM   #21
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Definitely shop around before you commit to a new set of slip-ons. When I put LVs on my Duc ST3 I found a set almost $350 less than what I was finding at most major online retailers. It was definitely worth it to shop around a bit
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yep, only you can decide if it is worth it.... you will be paying for sound, if the change in sound is worth it to you, go for it. for me, it would not be worth it.
, some go for slip on exhaust ,but I like like full exhaust for full benefits.
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Old 08-20-2012, 08:53 PM   #24
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Nice discussion and a variety of opinions. I am waiting.

D3 grips are tops on my list. How difficult is installation? Then maybe a custom front number plate.
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Old 08-20-2012, 09:02 PM   #25
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Its already been said. You'll get a better sound, better look and save a few pounds. Performance wise probably minimal return. Modern bikes are already tuned so well that the extra breath won't make a noticeable difference.

So, it's up to you to judge worth based on those things. To me it's worth it because I want to hear the bike and Suzuki sold me something that sounds like a vacuum cleaner. That said I want that little bit of performance, so if you can, get the headers/mid/and intake and get the extra power, too.

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Nice discussion and a variety of opinions. I am waiting.

D3 grips are tops on my list. How difficult is installation? Then maybe a custom front number plate.
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Old 08-24-2012, 11:52 AM   #27
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It was worth it to me. 1st reason was sound, like any vehicle I own I want to hear music coming from the engine exhaust. The bump in performance (however small it is) was the second reason, a 3% increase is better than none. The weight saving and looks are just another benefit that I enjoy. A full system would be nice but requires re-tuning and some people don't have that kind of coin laying around.
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