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post #2 of (permalink) Old 07-16-2008, 12:45 PM
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My limited understanding of engine braking is a Compression Ratio and Flywheel weight. Higher compression caused more engine braking and lower flywheel weight (inertia) causes more engine braking. For the life of me, I cannot figure out why the Versys would have more engine braking.

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