Carb Problem, Stupid Move

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  • YZ450F Thunder

Posted March 24, 2007 - 07:19 PM


Hey, I did a stupid move today on the 04 YZ450.

I was installing my off road tank and had this bright idea that I would try and turn the fuel connection on the carb to get better alignment with the fuel hose. Well guess what I did get it turned but it twisted the fitting rather than turning it in the carb. So now I have a leak. Can a person replace just the fitting?

As you know it appears to be pressed into the carb. I would think a person could drill it out and install a new one. But trying to purchase the right part could be a Pain in the rear.


Thanks for any help.


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  • grayracer513

Posted March 24, 2007 - 08:50 PM


You might look at SUDCO. Yamaha doesn't service that part.

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