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  1. How loud is normal for the ticking

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello i have owned my TL since april 09 and i finally got it put back together i bought a broken one to save money it sounded like i floated a valve but i swapped valves changed oil new gaskets everywhere and i still hear this nasty ticking i mean i looked at some on youtube but videos hide the...
  2. Loud clunk clatter thing

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    What is the loud clunk that TL's make when they're turned off?? Mines slow to start and making that noise while trying. Should I be getting worried?
  3. stubby exhausts LOUD AS F**K

    eBay Auctions Forum
    Check these out. sparkymarky 's Accident damaged TLR in the process of being rebuilt. He took off the RS3's to fit these.
  4. loud exhausts

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    what make are the loudest cans you've heard as im thinking of getting a pair of micro viper cans but unsure on how they sound.
  5. Loud crack under braking

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Well it happens if i brake fairly heavy to a stand still , did it a few times the other day when braking for rounabouts, the pads have plenty of meat on them so i know it aint metal on metal but do you think it could be getting hot and sticking to the disk/rotor momentarily? or could it be the...
  6. What kind of pipes R these? Loud Enough?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    does anyone out there know what these "mufflers" are called? ... i've looked all over and ill be damned if i can find these bad boyz....and if anyone knows what they are and has them on a tl, rc51, duc or any other vtwin, do sound good and most important, are they loud enough?(i LOVE straights...
  7. Stock Exhaust to Cut Off Stock Exhaust w/ small baffles - Comments Anyone?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I am crashing for the night, but I have read thread after thread about all the stuff I should be doing to my TLR this winter. I know yesterday's low was about -1 F. And I am getting the itch for the warm weather. Something I came across was the guy with his own site with many DIYs and also...
  8. Loud ticking after valve adjustment

    Help Forum
    Just got my valves adjusted and now hear a loud ticking from the front and rear cylinder. Also did the pair valve removal. The bike seems to accelerate smoother, not as much back fire (still some), but should I be concerned about the metallic tapping? The tapping goes away when I decelerate...
  9. loud pipes

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi Guys Will removing the lining from standard pipes be a smart way to enhance the sound? Are there any suggestions Thank you
  10. Loud, Angry, Bad.

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    :pirate Was over at my mates place last night checking out his Termi equipped 916 Duke. Damn it all- it sounded good! Its just such an angry beast. Im curently running a Yoshi Titan 2 into 1 which sounds ok .My other mate is running a full D&D on his TLR which is what I was going to do-...
  11. Loud Exhaust

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Ok, really hated the sound of my stock cans, but wife would not let me buy after markets. had to find a cheap solution, so searched online, lots of ideas. ended up buying stock SV pipes to gut. So after having these for about 10mnths I decided to work on them, 7 mnths later they are on my bike...