04' Carb question?


3 replies to this topic
  • flintlock28

Posted May 20, 2007 - 05:58 AM

#1

I'm going to switch out my jet needle for my 04' yz450f. I can't remember if I have to remove the carb entirely, or can I just rotate the carb to the side to get to it??

Anybody have an 04' that knows?

thanx
:)

  • grayracer513

Posted May 20, 2007 - 10:35 AM

#2

On the '04 you can just tilt it in place. HOWEVER, it is advisable to disconnect the hot start cable from the carb before doing so to avoid breaking the plastic nut.

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • flintlock28

Posted May 20, 2007 - 10:52 AM

#3

Thanks gray,

By the way....I know somebody offers an aftermarket Hot start nut made of either steel or aluminum..maybe Motion Pro? Anyway, if I get the aftermarket replacement nut, how do you slip the new nut on? I guess disconnect the hot start lever end and slip it thru??

  • grayracer513

Posted May 20, 2007 - 06:22 PM

#4

Zip-Ty has one. You pop the old one off the end of the cable and pop the new one on.





Related Content

Forums
Photo

James Stewart back on a YZ450F by YamaLink


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  47 replies
Forums
Photo
Motocross

Thinking about Yamaha 250... by Arctic Pride


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  491 replies
Reviews

Yamaha YZ450F 2017 by Chris.GVS


Yamaha YZ450F 2017
  • - - - - -
  • 0 reviews
Forums
Photo

Is it worth it? (Cam and High compression piston) by macgi77


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   CRF 150/230 F/L
  • Hot  36 replies
Forums
Photo

2016 YZ450 by CaptainKnobby


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Technical Forums   Suspension
  • Hot  59 replies
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.