stock yz450f tires?

5 replies to this topic
  • bluerider450

Posted October 11, 2004 - 11:08 AM


do any of you guys still use your stock tires "dunlop d739 and d739f" i dont like mine i think they hook up like crap and was woundering what you guysthink would be a good intermediate tire? :cry:

  • cloute

Posted October 11, 2004 - 11:14 AM


the stock ones I got are D755 :cry:

  • grayracer513

Posted October 11, 2004 - 11:17 AM


The 739 is listed on Dunlop's web site as a tire suitible for hard pack to blue groove. My experience indicates that the front is a fairly good road racing tire, but anything softer than dry clay is pretty much out of the question.

I don't know what the dirt in Michigan is like, but for a good versatile setup, use a Dunlop 756 or a Maxxis IT on the rear, and a 756 in front. If hard pack is common where you ride, you can use a 742 in front instead. It works OK in medium soft stuff and does better than a 756 on really hard dirt.

773s are better if your playground is mostly soft to intermediate.

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  • bluerider450

Posted October 11, 2004 - 11:41 AM


yeah the dirt here pretty soft on the trials iv been riding im a new rider and its hard for me tokeep a line going witgh thoughs tires other then that i here people talking bad about them on the trails but other then traction im not having hany problems

  • undrdog

Posted October 11, 2004 - 04:27 PM


The first thing I replaced, was the font with a 756. I just ordered a 756 for the back, along with a maxxis IT to compare. I myself dont care for the 739s either. Grayracer is right on the money !!

  • bluerider450

Posted October 11, 2004 - 09:37 PM


sorry im new but whats blue groove and let me know what you like better with the maxxis and the 756 tires so when i decide to make a switch this winter :cry:

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