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Weird Noise (Maybe Paranoid)

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I drilled my pips\es out about 2000 miles ago, total of 4900 miles, and it feels like maybe i have lost some power. When i accelerate there seems to be a "knocking" coming from the motor that is not there when idleing or just cruising at a constant speed. I even leaned down to listen to the motor on the interstate and it is purring like a kitten at 80. Could my bike be running lean/rich? If so how do i tell and adjust the carb? If i am just being paranoid and the engineis supposed to be making noise then just shoot me.

Thanks for your help,
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Hard to tell. If I were you I'd try to find some bikers in your area with some mechanical abilities and see if they would take a look and listen before taking it to a dealer if that is what you are thinking.
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