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Old 02-25-2013, 12:28 PM   #2057
Unleaded
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Location: Hellinois
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Originally Posted by Guano11 View Post
Blasphemy!
I've only heard the 1200 from a distance; not nearly as soul-stirring as the previous gens but still sounded healthy. Made me wonder why Honda changed the crank configuration (or the firing order?) in the first place. I don't care for the looks of the muffler either; anxious to see & hear the bike after it's piped.



Definitely agreed - while I don't like the cam whine, I DO love the sound of the old firing order, and wish the 1200 still had that cadence. I'll definitely post some pics/sound clips when I decide on a pipe.
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