exhaust problem

Discussion in 'Touring Models' started by HOLY DIVER, Mar 20, 2011.

  1. HOLY DIVER

    HOLY DIVER Junior Member

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    got a small issue that is driving me nutts! i install true dual head pipes over the winter.and now i'm getting a squeaking noise from the rear head pipe i've looked and looked and can't see it rubbing anything at idle(it only does it at idle) i re-installed the heat shield still no luck. i'm lost and its driving me nutts.
    06 RK cobra true duals/bub slip on's
     
  2. HOLY DIVER

    HOLY DIVER Junior Member

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    oh yea installed them per instructions, went back after 50miles of riding and tightened the exhaust port nuts,i used cometic exhaust port gaskets. i can't figure it out but it seems 2 be coming from the rear of me when i'm on the bike
     
  3. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    Spray some wd40 or silicone lube in the muffler hangars, my baggers all did that, under the bags where the hangars are gets dry and the rubbers squeak
     
  4. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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  5. Iceman24

    Iceman24 Well-Known Member

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    Like Jack indicates - bet it's the rubber pipe hanger. Lube it a bit & hope it disappears...if not, I'm at a loss...
     
  6. franka

    franka Active Member

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    Go with Glider, "he's never wrong"!
     
  7. HOLY DIVER

    HOLY DIVER Junior Member

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    that's a big 10-4!!! will do thanks everyone
     
  8. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    Bet me and Glider are on the money here, let us know how it turns out:s
     
  9. HOLY DIVER

    HOLY DIVER Junior Member

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    well a little silicone grease fixed me right up used dow corning 111 worked great thanks everyone!
     
  10. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    Good deal, you can use that same grease on all electrical connections also:s