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post #21 of 23 (permalink) Old 11-30-2012, 02:22 PM
I eat my R1
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Originally Posted by drjak View Post
It's neutered from the factory and needs to be ridden once flashed. Even with stock pipes, o2 sensor attached, and the cat (IE Stock other than flash) it's a night and day difference and the way the bike should have come from the factory.
That's like that with every bike and car. With a simple reflash all of them come alive more.

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post #22 of 23 (permalink) Old 11-30-2012, 04:06 PM
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I love my 09, but in stock form the bike sucked. I am far from stock form now.

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post #23 of 23 (permalink) Old 12-01-2012, 07:08 AM
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I don't get this.

Yamaha haven't perfect the inline four crossplane designs and they planned to start develope the inline 3? it will take another 5-10 years to perfect the design.

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