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post #1 of 2 Old 05-04-2019, 12:17 AM Thread Starter
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Upgrading 2014 to 2018 DL1000 - slip on muffler question

Hi All,
I'm in the process of trading my 2014 Vee for a new one.
Wondering whether the MIVV stainless slip on muffler I have on my current bike will transfer to the new one?

The Mivv is great -- excellent sound, slightly lighter, slightly more power and torque, and about half the price of other competing slip ons on the market. Delivered from Italy.

Sales guy says no problem -- engines are similar enough and the Lambda sensors will pick up on any tune issues.
If so, I can slot the old original muffler back on the old bike before trade and slip the stainless onto the new one.
Is this true, or am I better off getting a new one, specific to the new bike (which is likely to be virtually the same in any case) ?
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post #2 of 2 Old 05-04-2019, 01:44 AM
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It's the same bike.

They just market it as new because marketing.

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