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tdrifter

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Dec 09

Posts: 4

tdrifter says:

rocket 111 back fire

changed cat and exhaust on rocket 111 know bike back fires when bike slows down every gear i here that if you fit a o2 bye pass sensor it will stop the backfire does any body out ther no

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  • Posted 5 years ago (18 September 2010 22:11)

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hogweed1963

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Sep 12

Posts: 1

hogweed1963 says:

backfire

had the same problem when i bought the rocket it had  jardines fitted with backfire ,ive since put a bespoke three into 1 pipe and it still does it but less and its got tuneboy,i think it something you have to live with ,i dont dislike  the backfire.

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kcmc

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Posts: 7533

kcmc says:

Hi Hogweed1963

and welcome to the site:smile

Some how i feel that tdrifter wont be hanging on watching this site for a reply after 3 years?i maybe wrong,but don't think so.

Must say though i do like the colour of your bike,its that paint that changes as you look at it at different angles,very nice. 

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smidget

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Nov 07

Posts: 2424

smidget says:

Backfire

when the throttle is closed and the bike is slowing down (overrun) is due to an air leak into the exhaust system.

Chameleon paint is the stuff, Oh wearer of budgie smugglers, and sodding expensive it is too.

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