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Old 01-03-2013, 06:46 PM   #1
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exhaust leak maybe...part 2. whats my issue

ok so finally took all my plastics off my bike to determine if i havs exhaust leak as my mechanic thinks. so heres what i found...if sitting on bike,the farthest left header is loose. i can physicAlly move it in my hand.the bolts connecting it are all tight but that one header moves. i have video but wont let me post it. what do you all think?
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Old 01-03-2013, 07:13 PM   #3
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bad gasket or one of the "y" welds were the pipes connect may be bad, if not. you have some serious witchcraft going on.
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look like there is no gasket,can see space in betwen where it supposed to connect at..heres few pics

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Old 01-04-2013, 05:37 AM   #7
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I think you need to have gasket there!
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gasket ...yeA i kno. gna order some

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But why would have the gaskets have been removed in the 1st place? Did previous owner have aftermarket headers maybe?
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Somebody remove them or they burn down and fell off!
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