flywheel weight 03 450


4 replies to this topic
  • dumper_uk

Posted October 05, 2005 - 11:04 AM

#1

I recently bought a 2003 YZ450f..The guy I boulght it off gave me a steahly flywheel weight for it..
When I tried to install it,it fly's onto the flywheel with no problem,but the casing won't fit back on over the weight.
Does this mean its actually for a WR? or an older model YZ?
I tried to read the part number on it,but its a bit faded.
I really could do with a flywheel weight as i am forever stalling it..
if you could shed some light on this it woiuld be much appreciated.
many thanks

  • 35yz450F

Posted October 05, 2005 - 11:29 AM

#2

He should have given you a spacer with the flywheel weight. You may be able to stack a couple gaskets to make the case clear the weight.

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  • grayracer513

Posted October 05, 2005 - 12:29 PM

#3

How much does it miss by? 35yz450F could be correct, or the PO could have bought the wrong part, like one held over from a 426.

I prefer the welded-on weight solution from either Dubach Racing, or GYT-R.

  • matt116

Posted October 05, 2005 - 03:53 PM

#4

He should have given you a spacer with the flywheel weight. You may be able to stack a couple gaskets to make the case clear the weight.



There should be a alum. spacer that goes between the cover and the case.

  • KillerMedic

Posted October 17, 2005 - 01:22 PM

#5

Some use spacers and some use replacement covers. The kit for the '05 YZ 450F uses a spacer and is the same kit for the '03 if I read the list right on their web page.





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