u got a 98 yz400f


22 replies to this topic
  • adens13

Posted February 22, 2008 - 12:38 PM

#21

just bought a 99 a month ago for 1700 bucks. i was looking to spend more and get a newer bike but it was cherry so i bought it. after 3 times out i love it. a bit heavy but you dont really (or at least i dont) notice it unless your picking it up on a steep hill :smirk: so far so good. plenty fast for me. replaced the stock bars with oversized and raised ones and im as happy with the bike as can be. will be all i need until i can afford something newer and lighter...

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  • dedelmon

Posted February 22, 2008 - 03:04 PM

#22

I have had my 99YZ400F for about 7 months now and love it. Racing it this weekend and have had no engine issues. My upgrades were to a SDG tall seat, protaper fat bars with universal mounts, new MSR clutch lever with thumb decompress button, Maxxis Tires and heavier springs for my size. I did have the cracked tank problem but got a sweet deal on an clarke OEM tank new on ebay for 65 bucks.

  • Yamaha WR400F

Posted February 23, 2008 - 10:32 AM

#23

I set my WR400 up just for riding in deep snow this winter, heated grips, and the Trelliborgs mounted, and have only had a chance to ride it a few times. This past Sunday the ground was nothing but a sheet of ice and light snow so I took it for a ride, and had a blast!
It hooked up every where, power to spare, 3rd and 4th gear backing it into corners on twisty trails and the bike and tires never let loose, what a fun day.
I'll have to get around to hosting the video and post it up, I was by myself because no one else wanted to ride in those conditions, so it's not my usual video of chasing another rider, but still fun.



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