Lost my tip! Pipe tip


3 replies to this topic
  • xjon

Posted December 07, 2008 - 10:11 PM

#1

Was out riding today and towards the end I realized that I lost the very end of my pipe. Don't know what its called but its the thing that slips inside and has a bolt to secure it.

99 WR400 and the exhaust tip had a GYT-r stamped on it. So what is it for? For noise or spark arrester?

Thanks

  • byggd

Posted December 08, 2008 - 03:18 PM

#2

Assuming you have a stock exhaust the part you lost is for noise reduction only and your spark arrester is still there. A couple of companies make them GYTR and Pro Billet being two of the most popular.

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  • xjon

Posted December 08, 2008 - 03:56 PM

#3

So running the bike without the tip is okay without having to adjust the jetting or anything?

  • byggd

Posted December 09, 2008 - 12:55 PM

#4

The factory peashooter is very restrictive so if you were going from the factory set up to no insert I would say yes but the aftermarket units have about a 7/8” to 1” opening. I run my 02 with and without the Pro Billet insert with no trouble at all.




 
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