Replacement radiator

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  • Gnurf

Posted November 24, 2003 - 09:15 AM



Looking for a replacement radiator, left side without cap,
since mine unfortunally took all the impact in a small crash and now is totally wrecked
Asked around and it seems as there is only original parts to buy here in Sweden, at humongous prices..
8% of what a new bike costs!! For one side alone!!! *hmpf*

Askin you if you can tell me some website or something where I mayby can buy one at lower price..

My bike is a yamaha WR 426 -01 swedish model.. (If there is any difference..?)

  • 426Woodsguy

Posted November 24, 2003 - 09:46 AM


You might look into having it fixed. Over here there is a few companies that fix them good as new for about 1/4 the price of a new one. :)

  • dez4ever

Posted November 24, 2003 - 10:47 AM


I had one fixed at this place that I thought was a total loss, they do great work at great prices compared to buying new.
8414 S. McDowell Ct.
West Jordan, Utah 84088

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  • 426Woodsguy

Posted November 24, 2003 - 11:11 AM


There is a guy selling one in the Parts and Acc. forum right now. :)

  • Gnurf

Posted November 24, 2003 - 01:31 PM


Thanks guys.. :)

  • rohar

Posted November 24, 2003 - 07:29 PM


Definitely send it to Mylers! Terry's a great guy and fixes some radiators you would have thought were trashed. I dumped mine once and it was twisted, jacked, bent, and smashed. 50$ bucks later and Terry had it looking/working almost like new.

  • jasowiii

Posted November 24, 2003 - 09:00 PM


I've fixed mine a couple of times myself. I use alsolder 500 a tin/zinc alloy that melts @ 500 degrees F.( It comes with a special flux, the trick is to clean it real well and get the base metal hot enough to melt the rod, don't heat the rod! A propaane torch will do fine. If you spend a little time straightening the fins between the water jackets it will work fine.

Jimmy :)


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