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Old 05-09-2008, 05:55 AM
Bikeguy Joe Bikeguy Joe is offline
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Default Re: Exhaust leaking black oily gook

Originally Posted by toytime View Post
Went out for a ride and remembered that I had food on the stove. Gasket is great so far but the paint on the muffler stinks a bit. Hope this goes away. So far so good.

In my experience the paint will burn off only to the muffler itself (and leave a nice grey patina) and the rest will bake on and quit smelling after a few miles.
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