06 things moved to a 05


10 replies to this topic
  • birdmanf250

Posted August 26, 2006 - 10:12 AM

#1

got an 05 yz450f. will and 06 gas tank, radiator shrouds, and seat fit on the 05? just wondering.

  • Zique

Posted August 26, 2006 - 12:52 PM

#2

I couldn't tell you for sure, but the difference in frames is much more significant than between past years for obvious reasons (cough...aluminum...cough) so my first instinct would be no. You could probably get something to fit somehow, but I don't imagine it will be too clean looking.

  • cowboyona426

Posted August 26, 2006 - 02:29 PM

#3

The 06 tank mounts way different than past tanks... you'd be hard pressed to get 06 plastic to fit the 05 unless you have a welder and a lot of time...

  • grayracer513

Posted August 26, 2006 - 04:20 PM

#4

Two totally different bikes. None of the body parts interchange.

  • Satch0922

Posted August 26, 2006 - 06:03 PM

#5

Two totally differnt bikes. None of the body parts interchange.


:ride: :thumbsup:

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  • Matt96xr6

Posted August 26, 2006 - 06:52 PM

#6

Two totally differnt bikes. None of the body parts interchange.


Front fender does! Fork gaurds are the same as the 05s. That is 3 parts!

  • yamiracer580

Posted August 26, 2006 - 09:33 PM

#7

seat cover too :thumbsup: thats 4!

  • almostinvincible119

Posted August 26, 2006 - 10:07 PM

#8

and i really think it would be interesting to see if you could get the entire subframe assembly on it to...time would be your only problem, then you might run into handling issues

  • grayracer513

Posted August 26, 2006 - 10:40 PM

#9

Front fender does! Fork gaurds are the same as the 05s. That is 3 parts!....
seat cover too :thumbsup: thats 4!

:ride: I suppose the front number plate fits over, too?

OK, you've got me on that one.

BFD :applause:

Good luck on the sub frame. :applause:

  • Satch0922

Posted August 27, 2006 - 04:09 AM

#10

grips HAHAHA

  • barch88

Posted August 27, 2006 - 05:14 AM

#11

Yeah, I would assume the tank wouldn't fit because the frame it sits on is aluminum, different width, and then I know the plastics wouldn't because you would need the '06 tank, because the shrouds are "full" and you have no tank graphics, the seat might.





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