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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-08-2018, 04:41 PM Thread Starter
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Has anyone ever installed an aftermarket air box / air cleaner and filter something that does not require adjustment of the carb?

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-09-2018, 03:35 AM
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You'll be hard pressed to find an aftermarket air filter that doesn't increase airflow, which would mean you would need to re-jet the carb. I'd say unless you're trying to milk a bit more horsepower out of your bike just stick with the OEM filter. Increased airflow means the bike would be running lean, which is definitely not a good thing for our bikes.

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