Do you think alternative Sequential turn signals would work?Hey guys, just adding my experience:
Got a 2021 northamerican model.
Full Akrapovic system installed, won't start with stock bulb indicators.
Got Akra mapping from dealer installed and indicators set to LED.
After Akra mapping installation bike won't start with stock indicators and starts with indicators disconnected.
Installed CNC-Racing Flow LED indicators (with an internal Resistance of about 14 MOhm). Bike runs flawless. No error messages or engine lights. All functions as with stock exhaust. Indicates work at regular speed.
Got about 1000km on with that setup, multiple starts, ignition on/off.
You need to make a number of posts before you can get full access.Hi guys, how are you?
First: I need to contact kmanou to get a Magic Box, but the system doesn't let me send a PM to him.
Secondly: I'm a KTM dealer, don't want to say from where. But I would like to clear some questions here.
It's very important that you guys understand that emissions controls are getting tougher every year and that manufacturers are faced with a lot of difficulties.
Remember the exhaust is sold as a TRACK ONLY part. And that's because it doesn't comply with emissions. So if your dealer makes you sign a waiver, please do so. They just are trying to protect themselves from bad people. Sadly, a few guys have made their money by finding places where the business wanted to please the customer and then the customer turns around and sues them by any bullshit reason and the dealer goes out of business.....that's why business has changed and the worthy ones have gone out of business. So please remember that.
It is smart and clever, for KTM to make the turn signals obsolete for the Akra, think about it, they could have done several things to make it harder for you. Instead, they choose this to make it "easier" to bypass.
Some countries (I can guess Canada for example) choose not to go into a legal fight over this, and maybe that's why they can't modify or mess with it. Please be patient with the dealer, most of the time they want to help, but the lawyer in the background says they can't do it.
If you guys have any question feel free to shot me a PM.
Mods: please unlock my account so i can send PMs
Do you know what the post cat(3rd) O2 sensor does? I know its function normally, but some owners are reporting no fault codes after cat removal without software changes, which is confusing.No far away.
I can help out with knowledge and info. Sorry, I know its not much.
Do you know what the post cat(3rd) O2 sensor does? I know its function normally, but some owners are reporting no fault codes after cat removal without software changes, which is confusing.
Also, can the factory diagnostic tool see live stream measuring blocks for long term and short term fuel trim? (add and multi)
In response to both of these, Yeah the SILMotor exhaust was for the gen 3, able to be purchased through a private message to their facebook page (just look up silmotor). You pay with paypal and they were super helpful fixing my order after they accidently initially sent me the more expensive pie cut version (however i preferred the cleaner looking pipe).Silomotor exhaust was this for a gen 2 or gen 3? And if for gen 3, is there a link to purchase?
So the 3rd O2 sensor is definately before the cat?...not after?In response to both of these, Yeah the SILMotor exhaust was for the gen 3, able to be purchased through a private message to their facebook page (just look up silmotor). You pay with paypal and they were super helpful fixing my order after they accidently initially sent me the more expensive pie cut version (however i preferred the cleaner looking pipe).
In regards to the O2 sensor. The air fuel i assume is measured at the headers near the block and then again just before the cat. Retaining this O2 sensor means the ECU is able to adjust air fuel based off the two of these. Most ECU's these days are quite smart and self adjusting, would just require going a little easier on the bike for the first 500-800kms of a new exhaust. Im assuming no fault codes are present as its still able to read all the required sensors and im not sure if you get fault codes for running too lean or rich.
It cost me around 2150$ to my door. They express post it and it takes like 3 days postage then about 2 weeks for them to make it.Hey Ajford, could i ask how much Australia $s it cost to your door. I really like the look of the Silmotor exhaust, (don't need the muffler) not too bitsy like other makes, its nice and clean looking. PS I'm not on FB.