Download Installation Guide 2008 – 2009 Honda CBR 1000 RR Fireblade – Preparation 1. Remove the rider’s seat and lower cowl. Please see pages 104-106 of the Owner’s Manual for details of removing the lower cowl. 2. Disconnect the exhaust valve servo motor located under the rider’s seat. First, unclip the wiring connector from the under tray by depressing the tab under the connector sliding it to the left. You can now separate the connector. 3. Remove the bolt securing the servo motor to the under tray. Pull the motor off its post and disconnect the cable. 4. Pull the cable through from below, replace the servo motor, reconnect the wiring and clip the connector back in to place. 5. Remove stock muffler by: a) loosen the slip joint to header clamp b) remove rear mounting bolt from rider’s footrest hanger c) detach the footrest hanger d) rotate the muffler to one side and pull it off the headers 6. Remove heat shield from the back of the footrest by taking off the small bolt at the front. (careful: the bolts are quite soft headed and require care when removing.) Undo the rear bolt which has a nut on the back.