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Re: Vstar engine parts interchange

PostAuthor: crdnick » Sun Feb 15, 2015 8:15 pm

i think thats more emissions related then engine potential.

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Re: Vstar engine parts interchange

PostAuthor: nanno » Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:25 am

crdnick wrote:i think thats more emissions related then engine potential.


Absolutely - just look at the pistons and the lighter rotating assembly and it becomes obvious that there's a lot more potential in the XVS engine than what Yamaha harvested.
http://viragotechforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=43227 - Nanno's accumulated findings (and blatant show-off) - infos on my TR1's, my performance and reliability mods and a bit of show-casing of the stainless steel exhausts I build

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Re: Vstar engine parts interchange

PostAuthor: Jeff0133 » Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:07 am

Little late to the party here...anyone finish that kind of mod successfully?
Basket cases make the challenge interesting.
Xv1100, TM-38 flatslides, hayabusa front end, xs 750 tank, reserve tank/fuel pump delete, motogadget m-unit blue, antigravity battery...
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Re: Vstar engine parts interchange

PostAuthor: Hellgate » Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:08 am

Jeff0133 wrote:Little late to the party here...anyone finish that kind of mod successfully?
Yes. Did mine back in 2013. See my threads in the XV920R section.
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