Big Eyelet on my E pipe


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  • Frostbite

Posted March 23, 2004 - 06:24 PM

#1

I just picked up my White Bros pipe at the post office and noticed that there is a big wide eyelet on top of the aluminum can. The WR 400 mounting instructions say "install stock rubber grommet into mounting bracket on silencer." My stock pipe has a skinny flat metal flange that bolts to the frame. Are the US pipes set up differently? I haven't gone down to line it up on the bike yet, but it looks like I'm gonna need a longer bolt, rubber and collar. Anybody run into this?

  • Beta_Man

Posted March 23, 2004 - 08:57 PM

#2

yes you need the yz mounting hardware, longer bolt, collar and the rubber.

  • Frostbite

Posted March 24, 2004 - 03:26 AM

#3

Dooooohhhhhh!!!
:D Is the collar, rubber and bolt what you mean by the YZ mounting hardware or is it collar, rubber and bolt + the YZ mounting hardware? :D I can't wait another 4 weeks to get something shipped. :usa: Can someone post a pic so I can fabricate something close? Thanks. :) :D :D

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  • SXP

Posted March 24, 2004 - 04:56 AM

#4

If your E-Series pipe is anything like mine, you should have two aluminium "half circles" (with a hole drilled thru for a bolt) that fits in the big eyelet on top of the can. The flat sides of the "half circles face the frame mounting point on one side and the bolt/washer on the other side. Sounds like you are missing some hardware.

  • Beta_Man

Posted March 24, 2004 - 05:18 AM

#5

These pipes are made to fit directly onto the yz so all you need is the yz hardware. When I bought my pipe I didnt know that either so i just rigged somthing up until my parts came in.

  • Frostbite

Posted March 24, 2004 - 11:29 AM

#6

Thanks guys, I just ordered the YZ mounts and will tie the pipe on 'till they get here. :) :D :D




 
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