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post #1 of 2 Old Nov 6th, 2012, 5:19 am Thread Starter
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fairing rumble

Hello,
I have owned my 2006 LT for 8 months now with no problem except an unpleasant rumble I could hear at low speed or when idling.
When stripping down the tupperware for the maintenance I discovered that the side fairings made light contact with the downtubes (those tubes coming down from the nose area to the sides of the engine) and with the tank.
I put some foam rubber; no more rumble.

I hope this could help some LT owners having the same little inconvenience.

Bruno

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Re: fairing rumble

The fluff side of Velcro works too.

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