What is '06 YZF shock spring Rate?


6 replies to this topic
  • mvmx

Posted January 03, 2006 - 01:00 PM

#1

What is the STOCK rear shock spring rate on a '06 YZF 450?

5.1kg or 5.3kg

Thanks, MV

  • jeffboyd47m

Posted January 03, 2006 - 01:26 PM

#2

My service manual says 5.5

  • mvmx

Posted January 03, 2006 - 01:36 PM

#3

Thanks, '06 correct?

is 5.5kg for US spec or Euro?

MV

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  • jeffboyd47m

Posted January 03, 2006 - 05:40 PM

#4

Yes that is for 06. And my bike is U.S.A.

  • mvmx

Posted January 04, 2006 - 04:09 AM

#5

Thanks

  • Ga426owner

Posted January 04, 2006 - 06:26 AM

#6

5.5 is a good rate for the 185-210 range...finally a bike that is suspended for us older kids! Sorry youngsters :applause:

  • grayracer513

Posted January 04, 2006 - 07:36 AM

#7

Ti springs (the '06 has one, remember) behave a little differently than steel. The 5.5 kg/mm rate on the '06 might pretty much equate to the 5.3 of the '03. I doubt that Yamaha has changed their target rider weight very much.





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