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Old 12-19-2012, 03:55 PM   #79
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Originally Posted by Cobain View Post
Whats your opinion on header wrap?

I don't believe it does much to improve DR650 performance, at least I've never seen anyone claim improvement. Cosmetically, if that matters to you, header wrap often gets looking really crappy after a few puddles. Also, wrapping the header keeps heat inside the exhaust system, meaning the muffler can get significantly hotter, which could be a concern if you run soft saddlebags.
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