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Old 02-17-2013, 10:32 AM   #3286
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No after market tail

I simply removed the funny lower fender and the license light and put a 1 inch strap on for a plate holder. No money and looks great.
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Old 02-17-2013, 10:38 AM   #3287
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Is that the best dual sport crf? It looks good. The muffler looks a little darker then the one i have more or a grey then a silver.
yes it is. added a nomadic rack, replaced the dirt only tires with Dunlop D606 DOT legal tires and ordered a front sprocket guard. here's a larger pic. the muffler is the blue titanium with the carbon fiber end.
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Old 02-17-2013, 11:11 AM   #3288
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That's wonderful. How did you discover them?

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Old 02-17-2013, 12:51 PM   #3289
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How did some of you manage to mount the white side plate with aftermarket exhaust? I assume its some sort of bracket, does anyone sell them?
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Old 02-17-2013, 12:54 PM   #3290
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How did some of you manage to mount the white side plate with aftermarket exhaust? I assume its some sort of bracket, does anyone sell them?
The FMF has mounting brackets welded on
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Old 02-17-2013, 05:42 PM   #3291
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I notice that your exhaust has no heat shield like the OEM. I have a Giant Loop Coyote bag and it drapes across the plastic cover and part of the aluminum heat shield. Do you carry any overnight gear?

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.... the muffler is the blue titanium with the carbon fiber end.
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Old 02-17-2013, 07:58 PM   #3292
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yes it is. added a nomadic rack, replaced the dirt only tires with Dunlop D606 DOT legal tires and ordered a front sprocket guard. here's a larger pic. the muffler is the blue titanium with the carbon fiber end.
It looks amazing. Where in socal are you located? -Is that muffler a special order then from FMF?
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Old 02-17-2013, 08:02 PM   #3293
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That's wonderful. How did you discover them?

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Actually Craigslist. And today I got to ride this morning around mt Shasta dam and then came back to my duty station in Lemoore and plan on going up past Oakhurst to go ride up there
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Old 02-17-2013, 09:01 PM   #3294
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Actually Craigslist. And today I got to ride this morning around mt Shasta dam and then came back to my duty station in Lemoore and plan on going up past Oakhurst to go ride up there
Good for you! I also discovered that dealership on Craigslist.

I also found a local Honda dealership selling the bike for MSRP, without adding any bogus charges. A dealership in Orem, Utah is doing the same.

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Old 02-17-2013, 09:58 PM   #3295
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Good for you! I also discovered that dealership on Craigslist.

I also found a local Honda dealership selling the bike for MSRP, without adding any bogus charges. A dealership in Orem, Utah is doing the same.

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Monarch Honda, in Orem is where I got my bike. MSRP OTD, no other fees. It was totally worth the drive from Vegas.
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Old 02-17-2013, 11:14 PM   #3296
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It looks amazing. Where in socal are you located? -Is that muffler a special order then from FMF?
According to Best Dual Sports, it's the only Q4 blue titanium with the carbon end cap that FMF makes. I also have the Powercore but it doesn't look as nice. ;) I'm in Walnut.
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Old 02-18-2013, 05:52 AM   #3297
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New topic...CRF windshields....I've seen at least one inmate here using the TCI Products Windscreen and brackets....Has anyone bought the brackets and made their own windscreen? To me the TCI windscreen is a little bit tall and dorky. I've made unique windscreens for my KLR, BMW Dakar, and V Strom, but used existing attachment points...but there's nothing to start from on the CRF.


National Cycle Spitfire...cheap and works well. This is a carry over from my DR-Z. It sits a little high on the CRF, but still works well.

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Old 02-18-2013, 08:06 AM   #3298
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National Cycle Spitfire...cheap and works well. This is a carry over from my DR-Z. It sits a little high on the CRF, but still works well.


Could you show me more of your ADV monster lights? I have a set on my Versys, and I want to put a set on my LRP. How did you mount them, and which ones did you get? Thanks.
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Old 02-18-2013, 10:54 AM   #3299
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Could you show me more of your ADV monster lights? I have a set on my Versys, and I want to put a set on my LRP. How did you mount them, and which ones did you get? Thanks.
These are model 44s. I used the two top bolts for the headlight shroud. They barely fit without rubbing the turn signals and are able to point straight ahead. I did have to buy an extra flanged washer for the left side to get a solid mount. They have not moved since I put a little blue thread locker on them.

Parts needed were two longer bolts and one flanged washer.
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Old 02-18-2013, 01:22 PM   #3300
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These are model 44s. I used the two top bolts for the headlight shroud. They barely fit without rubbing the turn signals and are able to point straight ahead. I did have to buy an extra flanged washer for the left side to get a solid mount. They have not moved since I put a little blue thread locker on them.

Parts needed were two longer bolts and one flanged washer.

That's great. Thank you. They look perfect there.
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