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Offline Chicane46

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s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« on: August 15, 2018, 06:05:28 AM »
Hello,i'm new here i leave in belgium,What exhaust  would you guys stuck without power loss ,there are so many different but not all equally goodhave been there for a few chosen.1:cobra ultra short - 2: sc-projects -3: mivv speed edge .low or high does not play a role I row always only.greetings

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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2018, 09:18:56 AM »
Welcome Chicane,

Power loss should not be a concern - neither should power gain. A brand-name slip on exhaust wont give you any noticeable gains or losses - only noise.
Choose the one that looks best to you. That is the only thing that really matters.
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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2018, 09:30:34 AM »
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Offline Chicane46

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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #3 on: August 15, 2018, 10:16:43 AM »
Thanks for answers on the site of mivv they give between 8 and  10 HP at.that surely buy everyone a mivv.no slip-on gives so much HP

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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #4 on: August 15, 2018, 10:45:01 AM »
You'd be better losing 8 to 10 kilos.

Akrapovic claim 5hp & 7.5nm gains on their headers. I'd be interested to know how MIVV can get more from just a muffler.

The catalytic converter on the XR is the biggest restriction in the exhaust system, so it wouldn't matter if you used a MIVV slip on or a traffic cone - its only gonna make the bike louder and any power gains (if any) almost impossible to feel when riding the bike. Even if  you are riding the bike at 100% throttle everywhere.



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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #5 on: August 15, 2018, 12:15:44 PM »
Yep totally agree with patrick, slip on end can only for sound and most important, Looks. Unless you are doing the whole system, I personally do not think you will gain any significant hp gains.   :305: :305:
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Offline RBD914

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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #6 on: August 15, 2018, 03:16:50 PM »
*Originally Posted by Patrick Bateman [+]
Welcome Chicane,

Power loss should not be a concern - neither should power gain. A brand-name slip on exhaust wont give you any noticeable gains or losses - only noise.
Choose the one that looks best to you. That is the only thing that really matters.

I went for the Cobra Hyper Shots as I think they suit the bike best!

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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #7 on: August 15, 2018, 03:37:35 PM »
Wish I could order one of those Cobra miniskirts for my bike here in the US from a dealer here and avoid VAT and shipping from Europe.
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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2018, 05:34:48 PM »
*Originally Posted by Chicane46 [+]
Hello,i'm new here i leave in belgium,What exhaust  would you guys stuck without power loss ,there are so many different but not all equally goodhave been there for a few chosen.1:cobra ultra short - 2: sc-projects -3: mivv speed edge .low or high does not play a role I row always only.greetings

U picked the best one first imo cobra look great
Mivvs I’m sure are quieter than standard

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Re: s1000xr slip-on exhaust ?
« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2018, 06:56:18 PM »
Not sure I will change the end can, but have been looking at the TORO uk made and great quality. A friend had one on his Kwaker sounded great and looked good. Still investigating Mmmmmm :084:
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