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Old 02-17-2009, 08:14 AM   #86
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Originally Posted by Lucky Jack
I installed the adv spec crash bars and GiT bashplate on my 800GS. Crash bars work great in the field but have a question about the bash plate-

At one point during a trail ride in the woods my buddy drew my attention to the growing bushfire merrily crackling away inside my bashplate: You can see the soot on the pipes below




Question: any suggestions (other than don't ride wooded trails with dry leaves") on how to avoid torching myself in the future?

thanks

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