HONDA XL 1000 V VARADERO 2005 AKRAPOVIC SLIP- ON SP SERIES EXHAUST SYSTEM

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Filed Under (Honda) by admin on 21-11-2011

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coat the bolt and interior side of the metal clamp with Akrapovic anti-seize lead-free copper paste (black tube)
2. correctly position and install the graphite inner sleeve and metal clamp 3. slide the link pipe onto the stock collector 4. hand tighten the bolt of the link pipe bracket 5. make sure the link pipes are not touching the frame and other parts 6.
perform the process on both sides of the motorcycle installing the muffler: 1. position the muffler correctly and slide it onto the outlet side of the link pipe (Figure 17) 2. attach the springs at the muffler – link pipe joint (Figure 18) 3. correctly position the carbon-fiber clamp and slide it onto the muffler – bear in mind the left offset of the carbon-fiber clamp for the right muffler and the right offset for the left muffler viewed from the rear. WARNING: open the clamp to slightly wider than the diameter of the outer sleeve of the muffler – do not scrape it along the muffler outer sleeve! (Figure 19) 4. hand tighten the carbon-fiber clamp onto the stock chassis hanging bracket – use the bolts, washer and spacers supplied in the Akrapovic kit. Do not fully tighten. Make sure the additional parts from the Akrapovic kit are correctly installed. (Figure 20, 21, 22) 5. make sure the muffler is not touching other parts of the motorcycle 6. perform the process on both sides of the motorcycle final installation: 1. tighten the bolt of the link pipe bracket (Figure 23) 2. tighten the carbon-fiber clamp (Figure 24) 3. tighten the metal clamp at the Akrapovic link pipe – stock collector joint (Figure 25) 4. perform the process on both sides of the motorcycle 5. clean grease spots: a. muffler – titanium outer sleeve: use a soft cloth sprayed with a multi-purpose spray lubricant (WD-40 or equivalent) b. muffler – carbon-fiber outer sleeve: use a soft dry cloth c. stainless steel link pipe: use a soft cloth sprayed with a contact cleaner, then wipe with a soft dry cloth Cleaning will prevent spots from burning onto the surface. Do not use aggressive chemical cleaners, because they can damage the sticker. 6. reattach side panels (Figure 26) 7. reconnect the electric connectors for turn signal lamps (Figure 27) 8. reattach the cable for locking / unlocking the seat (Figure 28) 9. reattach the passenger handlebars and top case plate (Figure 29, 30, 31, 32) 10. reattach both seats (Figure 33) 11. position of the installed Akrapovic Slip-on SP series system (Figure 34)

1995 – 1999 HONDA CBR 900RR AKRAPOVIC BOLT-ON STREET LEGAL EXHAUST SYSTEM Installation instructions

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Filed Under (Honda) by admin on 12-12-2010

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REMOVAL OF STOCK EXHAUST SYSTEM 1. put the motorcycle on a side stand, we recommend a racing stand 2. unscrew and remove bolts from the muffler at the muffler – link pipe (header assembly) connection (Figure 1) 3. unscrew and remove the bolt from the metal hanging bracket and remove the muffler (Figure 2 & 3) INSTALLATION OF THE AKRAPOVIC BOLT-ON EXHAUST SYSTEM installing the muffler: 1. remove the stock gasket and install the copper gasket from the Akrapovic kit in the groove in the CNC ALU flange (Figure 4) 2. correctly orient the muffler and place it near the link pipe/header assembly 3. when the muffler and the link pipe are together, attach using the titanium bolts from the Akrapovic kit. Coat each bolt individually with bolt sealant before installing. (Figure 5) Tighten the bolts only hand tight – do not fully tighten! (Figure 6) 4. correctly position the carbon-fiber clamp and slide it onto the muffler – bear in mind the left offset of the carbon-fiber clamp viewed from the rear (Figure 7). WARNING: open the clamp to slightly wider than the diameter of the outer sleeve of the muffler – do not scrape it along the muffler outer sleeve! (Figure 8) 5. tighten the carbon-fiber clamp onto the stock bracket on the frame – use the stock bolts or the replacements from the Akrapovic kit, if supplied (Figure 9) 6. make sure that the BOLT-ON system is not touching any other parts of the motorcycle ! 7. example of the correct position of the installed Akrapovic BOLT-ON system (Figure 10) final installation: 1. Tighten the titanium bolts on the CNC ALU flange at the muffler – link pipe connection and also tighten the bolts on all of the brackets and clamps to which the exhaust system and the other dismounted parts of the motorcycle are attached 2. clean grease spots: a. muffler – titanium outer sleeve: use a soft cloth sprayed with a multi-purpose spray lubricant (WD-40 or equivalent) b. muffler – carbon-fiber outer sleeve: use a soft dry cloth Cleaning will prevent spots from burning onto the surface. Do not use aggressive chemical cleaners, because they can damage the sticker. 3. Check the operation of the brakes and suspension. Make sure all the bolts are sufficiently tightened. In case the exhaust system touches the cowling or other parts repeat the adjustment of the exhaust system or contact your authorized dealer.