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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-21-2017, 04:10 PM Thread Starter
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Fairing Heat Insulation?

Should my K1 1000 fairings have heat insulation on the inside of them to stop heat from the exhaust melting them?

My fairings don't have anything insulation/heat reflection on them, so I wanted to check if that was right or not
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-21-2017, 11:42 PM
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Re: Fairing Heat Insulation?

The ones on my 08 750 came off...I ran it for about 15,000miles and it did not effect the fairing at all

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-22-2017, 04:50 PM
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Re: Fairing Heat Insulation?

The parts fiche indicates that it didn't appear until K5. Its necessity depends a lot on the exhaust pipe routing. Seemingly minor changes can make a big difference.
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