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  1. Want stock (or quiet) exhaust for 2003 Yamaha vStar 1100

    Wanted to Buy: Motorcycles & Parts
    I got a good deal on a good bike that has Cobra straight pipes ( no baffles😖). I need quieter! Y’all want to sell me that stock exhaust buried in your garage? Please?!? PM me here or post...Thanks!!
  2. Yamaha YS 125 exhaust?

    New Member Introductions
    So i really want to change my whole exhaust system on my Yamaha YS 125 2017 mod, but i cant seem to find any manufacturers that make exhausts for my bike, so i was wondering if anyone know of something similar that would fit my bike. Thanks in advance!
  3. Exhaust temp too high?

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi guys, This is my first post here. I did some search around the forum, but I couldn't find a similar topic so I decided to open one. My concern is the high exhaust temperature on my bike. I started measuring it because last in the season I melted my Givi side box. I installed a temp sensor...
  4. Stock 2012 Yamaha Road Star Mufflers

    For Sale: Motorcycles Parts & Accessories
    Stock 2012 Yamaha Road Star Mufflers. Pulled at 1,450 miles. $125 + shipping cost. dave
  5. Exhaust Baffle Issue

    Motorcycle Repair
    I have an 83 Honda Nighthawk 650 project bike. After getting it to start one day, I revved up on it and the baffle in the left exhaust pipe shot out of the pipe. Like it seriously sheared the rivets and went flying. Luckily all it hit was the gas tank that I had sitting on a work bench behind...
  6. Exhaust Problem Honda CB250

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey guys, I recently purchased a Honda CB250 just to turn it into a cafe racer in my spare time. Anyways recently I have just encountered an issue. Yesterday I took off my exhaust to wrap it. After wrapping the exhaust I tried to reassemble it but I just can't. I don't understand how it was...
  7. How To Replace Exhaust Headers?

    So, sorry for all the questions but I just cant figure some things out and need an extra brain to pick. Anyways, so one the stock mufflers on my bike was cracked so I decided to get new ones. Picked up shortys since they were really cheap on craigslist. Took off the exhaust header pipes and...
  8. Problem With My Exhausts - 1982 GS450L

    So I bought this bike about a month ago and have been fixing it up since. So one of the problems is the exhaust. The right side exhaust was rusted and basically fell off. So, I bought some shorty 12" exhausts for each side. The problem is, is that the exhaust is welded to the mufflers. So...
  9. exhaust gasket removal?

    Motorcycle Repair
    Howdy! I'm new here and i Ride a 82 Suzuki GS650 G. I had to rethread the oil pan cover and to do so had to remove the exhaust...Now i'm stuck with getting the exhaust gaskets off. Is there a trick to this? I don't want to damage anything in the process. THanks everyone. ALSO, i realized i'm not...
  10. Exhaust Gasket.

    New Member Introductions
    Howdy! I'm new here and i Ride a 82 Suzuki GS650 G. I had to rethread the oil pan cover and to do so had to remove the exhaust...Now i'm stuck with getting the exhaust gaskets off. Is there a trick to this? I don't want to damage anything in the process. THanks everyone. ALSO, i realized i'm...
  11. New owner of a project bike! Comments/Suggestions are VERY welcome!

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all! I'm the proud new owner of a 2002 Suzuki GSF600S (Bandit). It was wrecked by the previous owner, and now I have the pleasure of restoring it to it's past glory. I'm very open to comments and suggestions, so please tell me what you think about it! I have an album of pictures of the...
  12. Painting my exhaust

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    I want to paint my exhaust in black color. Some friends have recommended ceramic coating but its quite expensive. Any suggestions for a paint which can withstand the heat of the pipes?
  13. Need some advice

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hi all. My nameis Brent. I'm 29 and just purchased my 2nd bike - a 2009 ZX-10. Haven't ridden in almost 7 years, so trying to get back in the swing of things. Have a few questions: any ideas as to where in the Cleveland area to ride? Also, bike is basically stock, but looking for a full exhaust...
  14. Removing Baffle

    Vintage Forum
    I'm trying to remove my baffle in a MAC 4 into 1 exhaust for my 81 Suzuki GS550t anyways i removed the rivet and took vice grips to it and have determined it is impossible any ideas i definitly want to remove it now because its a little bent
  15. Engine has filled with petrol... petrol pours out exhaust!

    Motorcycle Repair
    Ok so here's my deal... 1989 Honda VTR 250, V-twin (Also known as Honda Interceptor) Note 1 - the last time i had been out on the bike, i got a full tank of gas - i vaguely remember that i left the fuel tap on over night and i turned it off the very next morning! Note 2 - 2 rides before my...
  16. numerous questions

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hi, so just saw this forum, and wanted to learn a lot more about bikes, the mechanics, and little tips and tricks on riding. i saw the sport bike warning how it is'nt a good first bike, but was wondring if that was limited to shorter/smaller guys and gals, or if it was pretty standard. i know i...
  17. shims on slip on muffler

    How To
    I have bought slip on mufflers that came with 3 shims. How do I know how many to use. Do I use as many as it takes to make it as snug a fit as possible? If I use anti-seize, do I put it wherever metal touches metal even between shims? As you can tell, I am pretty novice on working on...
  18. Thread at the bottom of my exhaust?

    Motorcycle Repair
    I was looking at my 1975 Suzuki TS185 and noticed something odd. on the bottom underside of the Exhaust there is a Large threading. nothing is threaded into it and after i had the engine running awhile a black liquid was dripping from the threaded hole. so i found a bolt that fit and i wrapped...
  19. Exhaust was changed before I bought. Already been rejetted?

    Ok so I don't know why I didn't think of this before! My exhaust was changed to aftermarket pipes before I even bought the bike. I'm pretty sure that they're pretty high flow pipes. They sound pretty deep. (should I say "pretty" again? :tongue: ) I am going to run straight pipes (for sound...
  20. 96 magna exhaust and suspension ?s

    First Bike / New Rider
    Would it be ok to run 2" pipes with no muffler or baffle or whatever? Just four empty 2" pipes. I do it on my carbureted cars all the time but I wasn't sure what the risk of doing this on my bike were. Compression etc... I'm only using this bike for to and from work and daily cruising. Not...