Had one, getting another(rekluse)

4 replies to this topic
  • machoman_#618

Posted April 25, 2005 - 12:21 PM


For you guys that got one here is my question. I run a 16 oz flywheel wt on my 05 450. But I just ordered my rekluse. Do you think I need it any longer? I had a rekluse on my 02 250f and 03 450f. They both had flywheel wts also. Will I just be carrying around an extra pound or what?

  • Dano426

Posted April 25, 2005 - 12:31 PM


I was running a 12oz and a z-start on my yz426 and could not get it from creeping. I remove the flywheel this year and the creeping disappeared. I have not had a chance get in any tight trails, but it seem to be better.

Remember the z-start adds like 6 oz, so with 16 oz flywheel you looking at 22 oz and that seems a bit much?

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • machoman_#618

Posted April 25, 2005 - 12:42 PM


Thanks Dano, I shall remove the flywheel wt. Just the info I needed........for sell 1 used flywheel wt,lol 1 pounder!!!!!!thanks again

  • Dano426

Posted April 25, 2005 - 01:16 PM


Did you keep your stock flywheel? Throw it on and see what you think.

I am wondering what it will be like in the mud and deep sand. I really like the flywheel, but the z-start makes it so much more fun to ride in the woods. I am thinking an 8 oz. and the z-start would be a great combo. If I can find one used I would probably get one. It is hard to pay $200 for only 8 oz??

Let us know what you decided


  • machoman_#618

Posted April 25, 2005 - 01:54 PM


Dano I got the bolt on flywheel(cost about 100 bucks), so all I got to do is unbolt it and put my washer back on. Should take about 30 minutes. I think the 05 came with added wt any way on the flywheel. I race harescrambles here and Ive had it in some tight stuff so far. Im just wanting to go faster with less arm pump(clutch pump). I'l let you know after Sunday how it did.

Related Content


Need help by Goforaride

Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Technical Forums   Suspension
  • Hot  68 replies

100 hrs on 2014 yz450f, shim valves or replace them? by ttr230rider6

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • Hot  79 replies

Is it worth it? (Cam and High compression piston) by macgi77

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   CRF 150/230 F/L
  • Hot  36 replies

First Hare scramble tips by dhend8

Dirt Bike   General Dirt Bike Forums   General Dirt Bike Discussion
  • Hot  33 replies

2016 YZ450 by CaptainKnobby

Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Technical Forums   Suspension
  • Hot  59 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.