Is an aftermarket pipe'n'silencer that much better than the stocker w/o baffle?

If I get an aftermarket exhaust system for my Y2K WR400 I'm pretty sure it is gonna be a White Bros. E-series or an FMF PowercoreIV

But are these THAT>(250$ or more) much better than the stocker with the baffle removed?Thanks for any replies!

------------------

Mike from Oregon

BHE - An aftermarket pipe like the WB's e-series or FMF is going to give you a power performance boost. The question is - is it worth the price to you for that boost? You also gain a savings in the weight department with alot of the aftermarket pipes.

I installed a White Bro's E type exhaust last year and the perfomance gains are outstanding. The header does not come with a guard so if you fall on the right side you could really burn yourself. The pipe gets red hot. Noise has increased which has been the only downside. I love the sound but it is really loud. You can tone down the sound by removing discs if you ride near populated areas.

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now