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Ping sound below air filter near exhaust

Not sure if normal, so I thought I would ask.
When I shut off my street there is a ping sound coming from the engine, it eventually slows down and stops. Is this normal?
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Yes that's normal its just cooling off.
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Yup .............very normal when the bike is HOT. Just the metal cooling down
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Go stand next to a group of HD bikes that have just arrived after a good run, you will hear the "pinging" of all the heat shields cooling off.
A very normal sound for HD bikes, and one that I personally think is awesome.
I was hoping my street would do this and it does....
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