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post #1 of 8 Old 05-05-2006, 04:14 PM Thread Starter
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Question to all Akrapovic exhaust owners

Can you measure the inner width between pipes? I wanted to do fender elimination today, and my license plate is too big to fit between stock pipes (can you imagine that??? )...

Maybe the width with acro pipes would be different - wider? Then i'll have to wait till i get pipes....

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post #2 of 8 Old 05-05-2006, 04:21 PM
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yea some of the countries have plates the size of Manhatten for fugg sakes!!

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Why not cut the license plate a little or bend it or mount it on the swingarm? That would be cheaper than buying new cans.


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Well i was going to buy cans anyway so just wanted to know if i need to do something else or just wait for them....and yes, they made license plates wider recently ....damn crazy ppl.

Will think about bending edges only or smth like that, but still it would be good to know if akrapovic is wider than stock ...
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i just put my whole rear together, I would loosen the cans at the "y", and adjust them, or add washers to get the cans farther apart. its just a few bolts.
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post #7 of 8 Old 05-05-2006, 07:33 PM
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That plate is just under 7 1/4 " wide, you have a hair under 8 1/2 " total in between the cans

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Thanks! 8.5" thats the same as stock. Will have to play with widths, not much needed (.5" to add).
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