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mk2mattw
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PostSubject: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 6:19 pm

I recieved my vance and hines pipes for my volusia, however a few bits hve me really confused! I'm new to all this so bare with me! Haha
Its a 55 plate and have fount the oxy sensor zip tied up and a cobra fi 2ooo fitted,The new pipes obviously dont have the boss there for it, is it going to run like a turd?haha
Also the new pipes have the heatshield covers but not the clips to secure them, do i reuse thenold ones or is it something im missing?
Sorry for all the questions i am new to bikes so still learning
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Matt
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 6:28 pm

don't be sorry at all Matt I'm looking forward to the answers I've never had V&H pipes so I cant help ya but I've bin looking at them (amongst others) so any answers given will also help me
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 6:31 pm

One thing i can be sorry for is the epic spelling mistakes with my typing skills!Haha would put pics up but not sure how to on here?
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 6:44 pm

Oh dear god i feel extra special...need more sugar in my coffee! Just found the fitting kit wedged under a flap in the box!Haha
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 6:53 pm

Oh dear god i feel extra special...need more sugar in my coffee! Just found the fitting kit wedged under a flap in the box!Haha
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 7:26 pm

  :happy036: hyst hyst
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 7:36 pm

Epic matt skills there! Haha Would like to know about the oxy sensor though guys!
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:22 pm

Hi Matt, Is the actual CO2 sensor attached to the wire or is it just the wiring plug? Either way, My suggestion would be to remove it if it is the sensor tied to the frame, that will make the FI warning light up, then remove the right hand side panel and cut and put some tape over the ends of the wire going to port 23 on the ECU, this will then disable the light and the reading of the sensor, which will then give the full fueling management to the Cobra processor you already have fitted, If you watch this video it'll give you a good idea of what I'm talking about.
http://www.suzuki800.com/t98-suzuki-c800-healtech-fi-pro-installation-video-and-instructions
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:41 pm

Yea it is still there ziptied to the frame, if i havemt got the fi warning light does that mean its ok? Thanks for the reply really appreciate it!
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:50 pm

If it ran fine before? it should still run fine after fitting the V&H's, You might have to tweak the Cobra Processor a little to get it spot on?, My guess would be it's had aftermarket pipes before and it was already set up for those, Read this on the Cobra FI2000 for more info.
http://www.suzuki800.com/t561-m50-fi2000-tuner
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:59 pm

You might need to change the rear bracket holding the exhaust up as it is different,that should be with the fittings,easy job to do.As for the oxy sensor people just zip them out of the way to save medling with the ECU.
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 9:07 pm

Which V&H Pipes are they?
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 9:08 pm

Yea i know that the guy had some pipes fitted before but found them too loud so put back to standard, will have to experiment. ..this is my first ever bike and only sitting the cbt saturday and all going well will pass mod2 early feb ready for me to use it! Really really looking forward to it!
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Wed Jan 21, 2015 9:13 pm

You can always get baffles made up or buy them,stock pipes are not the most attractive.
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:51 am

I have V&H Cruzers, I love them. Sometimes I run them as they come, other times I run them with additional quiet baffles fitted.
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Thu Jan 22, 2015 5:49 pm

so they come with baffles? that you have in or out but if you want the quite baffles you have to order them separately?   is there a big difference between normal baffles and the quiet baffles?
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:36 pm

fat intruder wrote:
so they come with baffles? that you have in or out but if you want the quite baffles you have to order them separately?   is there a big difference between normal baffles and the quiet baffles?

Yes, They're like a secondary baffle, very effective too 
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:12 pm

wicked thank you
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Fri Jan 23, 2015 8:33 am

If you disconnect the co2 sensor I believe you can fit a co2 eliminator plug to the ECU. If this is  incorrect I hope someone will advise otherwise.
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Fri Jan 23, 2015 11:01 am

Baffles out if ya got V&H's. Enjoy the noise!
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Fri Jan 23, 2015 11:34 am

Invest in a good set of ear plugs too not some cheap s**t, you're gonna need 'em! 
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Fri Jan 23, 2015 6:47 pm

think standard baffles in will be fine for me should be plenty loud enough especially when accelerating through the gears just wont mine to sound like a cruiser not paralyse baby's  or give old men, women or granddad's  hart attacks
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Sun Jan 25, 2015 8:25 pm

I am sure the standard way V&H Cruisers will be great for you Morgan.
I bought the extra quiet baffles because of my the early starts in summer.
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Mon Jan 26, 2015 8:56 pm

yeh don't wont to upset anyone I should be alright I don't leave the house till 07:00
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PostSubject: Re: fitting vance and hines pipes help!   Sun Mar 13, 2016 1:30 pm

the story made me roar well written.. gald you got it sorted out    looks good too
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