is this normal?

4 replies to this topic
  • lblma

Posted December 10, 2002 - 06:58 PM


my 2002 wr426 is yzf timmed and grey wire mood and has a stock header and a white bros e series pipe . the stock header glows red for about 4 inches out from the exhaust opening. the plug loooks beautiful. is this normal? this header pipe glowed red before i did the mods . what di you think? thanks paul

  • tk421

Posted December 10, 2002 - 07:11 PM


At night it's normal.

If you can see it glow in the daytime you either have good eyes or a serious lean mixture condition.

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  • lblma

Posted December 11, 2002 - 02:09 PM


yes it's at night when i see the glow. i saw in the day once because the garage was very dark. i guess it's ok cause my bike runs real nice. thanks

  • '00_in_Calgary

Posted December 12, 2002 - 08:09 AM


Glowing pipe... yep... blame the single-wall pipe they use to reduce weight. It is very normal.

  • pedman

Posted December 12, 2002 - 09:08 AM


:DI remember on my Honda XR400R at night it would be glowing so hot it was transparent :)


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