2006 yz450f correct head pipe shape

No replies to this topic
  • IamRooster151

Posted May 18, 2015 - 01:15 PM


I've noticed the head pipe on my 06 yz450f seems to be miss-shaped. The first thing I noticed was the bend backwards after the head and mounting bolts, the pipe looks flatter as in being parallel with the ground than the other parts of the pipe. Secondly, right before the header attached to the tail pipe, the pipe is touching the head/cylinder right where the gasket is. Lastly, the header pipe does not fully slide in to the muffler.

Sounds like a messed up header right? 

Lemme know if some of these symptoms are normal or they are irregular, and if you have had experienced these before. 


Edited by IamRooster151, May 18, 2015 - 01:18 PM.

Related Content

WR Camshaft Swap Info - last post by jamesm113

WR Camshaft Swap Info

  • 0 replies

Help with 2000 yz426 by weekend woods racer

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • Hot  36 replies

yz400f throttle bog by yz400fmaniac

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • * * * * *
  • Hot  28 replies

YZ450F 03 Sparks driving me crazy by SirAttard

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • 5 replies

Is the 2016 GYTR Yamaha YZ450F too fast? by Fryboy

Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • * - - - -
  • Hot  241 replies

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.