review of the e-racing fairings for sv650

Erik Weber yoober at
Mon Feb 25 12:29:47 PST 2008

On 2/25/08, Jo Rhett <jorhett at> wrote:

>  * The lower fairing is Huge.  I mean seriously, the lower fairing
>  needs to be put on a diet.  If you sit it down beneath the bike, it
>  sticks out 6 inches on each side of the bike.  When you drill out
>  holes for the djus fasteners, you actually have to pull the lower
>  fairing together to slim it up enough to mount.
>  The best I can think is that they re-used the GSXR lower fairing on
>  the SV650, so they flared out the upper fairing to make it fit.

Thanks for the review.

Keep in mind that if the mold really is a GSXR lower to watch for
dragging (I remember reading about people experiencing dragging
bodywork after retrofitting a GSXR lower to an SV because of the


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