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Smokey exhaust When I fire the Legend up in the morning (on Choke) the R/h exhaust emits noticeable exhaust fumes - enuf to be noticeable, albeit not like an E-boat .......to be honest I would not even have thought about it as being unusual - except that you can't see any exhaust fumes from the L/h exhaust! (I usually have a ciggy whilst the bike warms up a bit / I drop the choke down - so have time to notice these things ). I had noticed it before it started getting a bit colder here in the mornings - but certainly now looks more pronounced due to the chill.....I am sure (hope!) their is a logical explanation........

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Nothing to worry about. On mine, I can really see the difference when the temperature is below 20 degrees (F). There is a ton of water vapor coming out of the right hand exhaust but only a little bit from the left.

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