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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-09-2012, 01:51 PM Thread Starter
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Sell old style Graves exhaust and get new one?

I currently have a stainless steel full Graves exhaust on my 09 R1, but I'm considering maybe selling it to get the new LINK setup. I think if I do it, I'll get the 3/4 system and put the stock header back on. I'm tired of having to deal with loosening or removing the whole exhaust just to get the damn oil filter out. Besides, I don't think I'll even miss the couple HP I'll be losing by putting the stock header back on. I don't race or anything so the power won't really make much difference to me. Am I crazy for thinking about this? Has anyone else done something similar?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-09-2012, 02:37 PM
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The stock header is much lighter than the s/s .. U might lose 1hp maybe

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-10-2012, 04:26 PM
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I'm looking at going from stock to the new Graves setup. What's the lowest price you have seen out there? Motomummy seems to have the best price i've seen. Slip ons - $989
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