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Cleaned these just the other day, but any reason one gets dirtier than the other?

 

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I wish Lotus did a "stealth" finisher for the exhausts, a la McLaren. Evora has the same issue, runs so rich the exhaust is always filthy

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Even with the valve open, it is not equal airflow through both tips - hence the imbalance in deposits. 

Quite common to see in a lot of bi-modal exhaust systems with dual tips.

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I hope you noticed you've got a screw loose. One of the two above the tailpipes that holds the diffuser finisher one. Left of picture

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Bloody Hell, you don't miss much :lol:

 

I actually noticed it this morning when I cleaned the pipe up.

It seems to be either cross threaded or just stuck - not loose at all, but I'll need to sort it.

Bit of a bugger to get to though..

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I had the whole diffuser off the other week to install the tow strap, hence had to work out where all the fasteners were. So I noticed that in a flash

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