Removed AIS from WR450F....Custom Plate/Plug Pics


8 replies to this topic
  • Zadok

Posted February 04, 2009 - 06:37 PM

#1

Decided to get the AIS off the new bike. Took some aluminum
stock from Lowes and fabbed a plate to cover the existing
opening at the exhaust. Clean and simple, yet easily reversible
if need be at a later date. Just reused the small metal gasket
that comes on the system and bolted up.

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  • JSanfilippo

Posted February 04, 2009 - 07:38 PM

#2

:)

I've got something similar but its made out of steel stock. One day when I move out of CA I'll block the smog off again.

  • William1

Posted February 05, 2009 - 03:06 AM

#3

Nicely executed. Well done! :)

  • Dube2

Posted February 06, 2009 - 07:49 AM

#4

I just pluged/blocked all my hoses and left the entire unit in place. Just in case the LEO's:busted: get nosy.:) Also, totally reversable, but why?:lol:

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  • 123BigcoopDawg576

Posted February 06, 2009 - 07:51 AM

#5

The below picture looks stock to me...what smog...that is how i check my valves :) :lol: :lol:

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  • 1999xr650lman

Posted February 06, 2009 - 12:14 PM

#6

Nice job!

  • seb16

Posted February 06, 2009 - 01:14 PM

#7

did you feel more power?

  • Zadok

Posted February 06, 2009 - 01:47 PM

#8

did you feel more power?


Not at all. There is not really a power gain when removing
the AIS. Most, like me, do it for a couple reasons. The
first is to help elliminate the popping on decel, and the
second is to "declutter" the bike a bit. :)

  • byggd

Posted February 06, 2009 - 02:55 PM

#9

Sweet!




 
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