07 rotors

8 replies to this topic
  • ncmountainman

Posted March 14, 2007 - 06:37 AM


does the 07 front rotor fit on the older wheels specifically 05? saw one at the shop yesterday and the rotors are quite nice!

  • grayracer513

Posted March 14, 2007 - 08:00 AM


Tell me why they wouldn't. :eek:

(the hubs are the same) :lol: :applause:

  • sixoutoften

Posted March 14, 2007 - 08:25 AM


yeah, i have swapped out the front and rear wheels from my dad's '05 YZ450 and my '07 450 (only if my dad had newer tires). The rotors and sprocket fit identically.

  • ncmountainman

Posted March 14, 2007 - 08:42 AM


thanx guys,now to see what the damages to the wallet are gonna be:ride:

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Posted March 14, 2007 - 01:01 PM


The '07 Gytr catalog has oversized rotors(270mm) for 176.95 (fits all 98-'06 YZ's).

it doesn't have the nifty wave look but is sure to offer better stopping power.

I like moto-master's rotors better myself.


  • ncmountainman

Posted March 15, 2007 - 06:08 AM


the wave rotors work really well in the constant mud we have here,got it for $80 from my wholesale dealer;alot better than $120 for galfer or braking:thumbsup:
we'll see if it holds up as good against the galfer its replacing,it lasted 2 seasons.

  • grayracer513

Posted March 15, 2007 - 08:02 AM


Not sure OTOMH about the Galfer, but Braking and EBC rotors gain some braking performance through the use of carbon steel, as opposed to stainless. The penalty for this, other than the obvious vulnerability to rust, is faster wear. The OEM stainless rotor may require more lever effort, but it should last longer.

  • Blaster21996

Posted March 15, 2007 - 08:25 AM


I can't speak for longevity, but they are the touchiest brakes I have seen on a dirt bike.

  • ncmountainman

Posted March 15, 2007 - 02:05 PM


i'm pretty sure the galfer is stainless as i've never seen it rust,so that shouldn't change anything:thumbsup:

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