03 yz 450 forks


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  • walent215

Posted August 23, 2005 - 03:06 PM

#1

can anybody tell me what weight and oil height yamaha puts in from the factory?im wanting to make some changes and would just like to have a baseline to work from.in case your wondering the bike has less than 10 hrs. on it and has the stock setup.

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  • grayracer513

Posted August 23, 2005 - 04:18 PM

#2

"Fork Oil 01" is 5wt. Oil height is 130-85mm.

The fork works very nicely on Dexron III ATF, especially a good synthetic like Mobil1. Dexron is a 7wt, but it may not directly compare with 7wt fork fluid.

  • walent215

Posted August 23, 2005 - 04:45 PM

#3

"Fork Oil 01" is 5wt. Oil height is 130-85mm.

The fork works very nicely on Dexron III ATF, especially a good synthetic like Mobil1. Dexron is a 7wt, but it may not directly compare with 7wt fork fluid.

DO YOU RUN THE STOCK VALVING ON YOURS WITH THE ABOVE MENTIONED FLUID AND HEIGHT?





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