WR shock on a YZ?

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  • JackFYZM

Posted August 02, 2004 - 01:46 PM


In my continuing effort to make my YZ400 more trail-friendly I'm looking for a low-cost way to soften the rear suspension for the rocky woods riding I do. It feels way too stiff most of the time, especially climbing rocky hills where the rear end is all over the place. Backing off the damping doesn't help. Does anyone know if a used WR shock would fit and do the job?

Jack Fogelberg
Auburn, WA

  • yz426onNOS

Posted August 02, 2004 - 02:19 PM


I think there the same. Go get your suspension done by a pro. Got mine done by moto-pro and love it. Can go 2 gears faster through the trails!

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  • shockdoc

Posted August 03, 2004 - 06:05 AM


I'm pretty sure it would fit but I think a good revalve on your shock should be cheaper than buying another shock.


  • R_Little

Posted August 04, 2004 - 05:06 AM


The shock length changed in 2002. The earlier shocks are 5mm shorter. Make sure you buy the right size.

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