Dr. D durablilty?


4 replies to this topic
  • 02YZFkid

Posted April 29, 2008 - 08:43 AM

#1

Hey guys,
I know a lot of you have had great success on the newer YZ's with a Dr. D exhaust system, i just have a few basic questions about them. I really like the idea of the TI system since I hear carbon doesnt make sense for a recreational rider (re packing much more often, and they dont hold up). How about the TI system??? Are they as reliable as the amuminum system is? I thought i read somewhere that they are liable to crack sometimes. Will the TI system hold up to crashes as well as the aluminum/stainless kit will? I also read about some fitment issues on this site. Has anyone had any issues with the pipe fitting crooked?

thanks for all the help!

-Rob

  • Bigcr

Posted April 29, 2008 - 09:03 AM

#2

Great pipe! I prefer stainless just because it is less likely to get dinged up than Ti.

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  • KJ790

Posted April 29, 2008 - 01:48 PM

#3

The titanium pipe will not hold up to rock dents and crashes anywhere near as well as the stainless pipe will.

  • 02YZFkid

Posted April 29, 2008 - 03:03 PM

#4

Will the Ti system hold up well enough for me to consider it as a recreational rider? How does it compare to the durability of the stock unit? Is it the can i have to worry about or the header pipe? I would hate to get in a crash and have my new exhaust crumble like a piece of tin foil.

thanks for the info guys, keep it coming!

-Rob

  • yz_ripper

Posted May 02, 2008 - 10:45 AM

#5

Dude, i race and have fallen many times with the stainless steel pipe... I dont know about the TI pipe, but i can tell you with the stainless i have yet to get a scratch. And the head pipe is strong as hell too, i really dont think any pipe will have such crappy results from a fall.





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