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Hello all fellow Xer's my question is if I decide to desmog my bike will it void my five years of warranty i purchased? I asked the dealer if it would and they said they did not know and pretty much told me that if it is the cause of an engine issue it will void it, and if not i should be fine. Does any one have a better answer for me than that? has any one had issues with their warranty after doing the desmog mod? johnny are you a fan of the desmog mod or am I better off leaving it the way it is?
 

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I'm a fan of desmog. I don't think the dealer would even notice. Hell, they will probably thank you IF anything happens to you bike. They wont have to remove it to get to anything under the tank. :D
 

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CEMALONE said:
Hello all fellow Xer's my question is if I decide to desmog my bike will it void my five years of warranty i purchased? I asked the dealer if it would and they said they did not know and pretty much told me that if it is the cause of an engine issue it will void it, and if not i should be fine. Does any one have a better answer for me than that? has any one had issues with their warranty after doing the desmog mod? johnny are you a fan of the desmog mod or am I better off leaving it the way it is?
no your light will NOT stay on .........also i asked dealer in Orlando and Daytona.they both said not a problem with the extnd warranty.......and they both will do the pair remove at the dealer...so no warranty problem
 

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FI light

I had the same thing happen. Check the white sensor plug on the back of the air box. That was the cause of my FI light being on. I forgot to plug it back in when putting everything back together.
 

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From Bare's site:
A lot of people ask about the warranty aspect of doing this mod. The bottom line is that it will depend on your dealer and how much of a pain they want to be. Technically they cannot refuse you warranty service based on this mod, but some will because - well because many dealers are a pain in the ass. So they may give you grief over it, but if you call Honda of America (bypassing the dealer) they should make them honor the warranty.
The Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act is a vehicle warranty law - US Code - Title 15, Chapter 50, Sections 2301-2312 states "Legally, a vehicle manufacturer cannot void the warranty on a vehicle due to an aftermarket part unless they can prove that the aftermarket part caused or contributed to the failure in the vehicle." This means that if a dealer tries to void your warranty based on modification to the vehicle then they have to prove (They have to prove, not you) that the problem you're having was caused by the mod you did. Since the desmog (when done properly) cannot cause problems on the bike they would be forced to honor the warranty.
 

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Cords said:
From Bare's site:
A lot of people ask about the warranty aspect of doing this mod. The bottom line is that it will depend on your dealer and how much of a pain they want to be. Technically they cannot refuse you warranty service based on this mod, but some will because - well because many dealers are a pain in the ass. So they may give you grief over it, but if you call Honda of America (bypassing the dealer) they should make them honor the warranty.
The Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act is a vehicle warranty law - US Code - Title 15, Chapter 50, Sections 2301-2312 states "Legally, a vehicle manufacturer cannot void the warranty on a vehicle due to an aftermarket part unless they can prove that the aftermarket part caused or contributed to the failure in the vehicle." This means that if a dealer tries to void your warranty based on modification to the vehicle then they have to prove (They have to prove, not you) that the problem you're having was caused by the mod you did. Since the desmog (when done properly) cannot cause problems on the bike they would be forced to honor the warranty.
You took the words out of my mouth, lol... :wink:
 

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I'm so glad that I've seen this post. I was worried about the warranty so I've denied myself the desmog. Looks like I've got a little project to do.
 

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Hey Guys,
Just got an 07' f series and was wondering what this desmog actually is. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
 

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1badassX said:
Hey Guys,
Just got an 07' f series and was wondering what this desmog actually is. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
It reduces backfiring and gets a bunch of junk off the top of the motor.

http://bareasschoppers.com/desmog/
 
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