Wicked Glow

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  • teamtoxic

Posted March 24, 2001 - 06:42 PM


Well, I went riding today, but it was realy cold here in MI. Nonetheless I got about 6 hours of riding in.
Rode till dark I started my bike up and let it idle for about 5 minutes and looked at the header. Holy smokes!!! Red Hot!!! I've heard people talk about the 426 header glowing like mad and sure enough it does.
That's the most wicked looking thing I've ever seen. Awesome!


  • yzernie

Posted March 24, 2001 - 07:44 PM


I use it to roast my marshmellows!!!!


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  • Boit

Posted March 26, 2001 - 01:23 AM


The stock header pipe is quite thin-walled. It's perfectly normal to see it glow red-hot. Light your camp fire from it and grin like a mule eatin' briars... :)

  • holeshot

Posted March 26, 2001 - 11:41 AM


The pipe glows so that you'll always have enough light to read your owner's manual in the dark. :)

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