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    air filter ?

    standard type or K&N air filter ....heard bad things about k&n filters and that's what's in mine at the moment ...just bought an oe filter to swap it with

    what's the masses view

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    Pipercross. End of discussion for me.....

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    K&N for me - had them on previous bikes with no issues.

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    I just read that k&n filters let grit in the engine .... find that hard to believe though

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    Quote Originally Posted by BB1000 View Post
    I just read that k&n filters let grit in the engine .... find that hard to believe though
    Ive used to have a pipercross filter in my 01 Mille but it fell apart Piece of shit!
    Got a K&N now and the airbox stays clean, should have went that route straight away.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BB1000 View Post
    I just read that k&n filters let grit in the engine .... find that hard to believe though
    Would have thought they are subject to stringent quality control measures.

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    yeah ...you would think so

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    k&n for me to never had any problems with any ive used as long as you clean and lube them like there meant to sorted

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    K&N for me as well, i fit them in all the bikes and cars I've owned

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    How many years Pipercross being round for ? K/N since 1969 don't think they would still be going now adays if they had a Shit product ..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sensei View Post
    How many years Pipercross being round for ? K/N since 1969 don't think they would still be going now adays if they had a Shit product ..
    Pipercross have been around for about 30 years afaik

    Rob

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    I just double checked and there is still definatly a pipercross in mine....

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    pcoss filters suck! as do k%n

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    k&n for me dude

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