Originally Posted by dogdoc1
I just put a skid plate on my 2009 xt250 from Ricochet and it fits well. However, I notice a large increase in engine noise as I ride. It is almost as if I am hearing the gears "whining". It could be air flow? has anybody tried anything to reduce the noise? Maybe painting the top of the plate with some sort of car undercoat?
I have the same skid plate on my xt. I painted the inside of the skid plate with car undercoating and it made it much quieter. Good luck