Hey! I have a crack there too! I figured it was from me wiggling the pipe, swapping mufflers all the time. I thought I took a pic but can’t find it. It’s less than an inch long. I’m just gonna leave it until I swap headers. Unless I don’t LOL
Edit- I’m having trouble seeing the crack on yours. Mine is in the same area though. Top side by the timer cover.
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I had the same problem in the same location about a year after purchase.
It was determined that the spot weld on the inside of the heat shield where they spot weld the band had gotten too hot.
Vibration from the bike made it crack.
A local dealer (where I did not purchase the bike) ordered a new one and installed it.
No charge to me...under warranty.
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