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How to make the bike sound louder

Can any thing be done to make my kawasaki 800 clasic sound beter / louder

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If you don't wish to go as far as baffle removal, try this: Drill our the rivets that hold the plate to the end of pipes, and remove. Now drill the hole that remains out to about 1/2 inch- you may want to add a 4th hole. For looks, you may also want to saw off the last 1 1/2- 2 inches of the baffle itself, to make it flush with the opening. You can touch up with some inexpensive black spray paint. I did this to my wife's '97 VN 800 Classic, and she loves the sound and the look.

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Remove the baffles...get the aftermarket sound and save the cash

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Aftermarket exhaust systems are available which will have more flow through and are louder.

However, I always love the sound of a stock exhaust.

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SOURCE: Fluid changeing.

hello should be small cover on gear shift side of case with 3-4 screws in it , oil filter is behind cover, not many fluids to change on this bike unless it is automatic, also there is big screw in bottom of motor to drain oil.

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hello should be small cover on gear shift side of case with 3-4 screws in it , oil filter is behind cover, not many fluids to change on this bike unless it is automatic, also there is big screw in bottom of motor to drain oil.

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  • Will the trade-in value be less?
  • Will it sell faster if it is noisey?
  • Am I promoting rusting the mufflers?
Just food for thought my friend. . .
Please rate this answer. Thanks sd_cave!

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