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post #1 of 9 Old 07-15-2019, 09:58 AM Thread Starter
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what is this thing?

i just bought this bike from a fellow racer... but he didn't know what it was.

can anyone help me? I found it dangling around under the fairing.
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argh! how many posts do i need in order to post images?
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i guess i'll keep posting!
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I wonder if I have enough posts now?
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surely 5 posts will be enough, right?
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If the other end goes to the gas tank and there is no longer a charcoal canister, then that's probably what it was for.

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can you please elaborate? are you suggesting this was just a vent or overflow tube? i see no sign of a charcoal canister.
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nevermind MetalSlug, i did some further digging, i think you're right.
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