Re: first ride!!!!
If it got you home and didn't blow I would say go for it. I have run lots of engines without a muffler. they sound like crap but they run. Don't you remember straight pipes from the fifties and sixties. Nobody I know ever blew an engine. But my god sear earplugs,
My posts have entertainment value only. A bike ain't yours till it has your blood on it. Then it owns you.