Looking for a cam kit for my 01 YZF 426

4 replies to this topic
  • Brandon Meidam

Posted December 16, 2004 - 07:07 PM


Does anyone know where to get a good deal on a cam kit with the decompressor lobe for the 00-02 426? I have heard that you only have to change the one cam and it's not that bad to do. I also here that the mod helps with performance as well as much easier starting. I don't mind the cold start but on the trail my buddy with his 03 450 always gets a head start on me. Thanks for the help.


  • TonyDeCoster

Posted December 16, 2004 - 07:36 PM


Hotcams sells one with the decompression built in or you can do a search in here for the "cam mod" where you install a YZ450F ex cam in place of the stocker. There are thousands of posts on the subject....

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  • mj2412

Posted December 16, 2004 - 09:40 PM


i bought this week a Hotcams cam with auto decompresser for my 426 01 from pro-flow.com. The cheapest Hotcams i found and you can order both or only the exhaust cam. The Hotcams will also be an improvement in the power of the bike, not only in starting it.


  • panteramatt

Posted December 17, 2004 - 04:54 PM


The pro-flow site is for cars.

  • Brandon Meidam

Posted December 17, 2004 - 09:39 PM


Have you installed yet? If so was it very difficult to do?


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