yz 426 vs wr differences


5 replies to this topic
  • wheels7

Posted June 16, 2007 - 08:29 PM

#1

i am looking at a yz? maybe wr? the owner is not sure what it is what is a main diff to look for i saw many diff odd things such as no headlight but 18 rear wheel is there a for sure thing to look for on the outside im tinking the bike possibly had a 18 inch wheel put on it. Is there anything else to help me tell. the bike is a 2002 426

  • wheels7

Posted June 16, 2007 - 08:32 PM

#2

oh and the bike has an acerbis tank on it so not able to tell there the owner said the pinkslip didnt say yzf or wr just lr
or something?

  • Qwik Gixxer

Posted June 16, 2007 - 09:00 PM

#3

I can tell you the cam timing is one tooth different on the WR and it has a higher output alternator but physically other than lights I believe they are the same. Run the Vin on Carfax. it will tell you the model and year for free

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  • xr250ryder

Posted June 17, 2007 - 06:02 PM

#4

Try looking for a kickstand. I think that about the only physical thing that you would notice... the only other way would be to get pinned on a straight it should go faster than about 78 mph.

  • wheels7

Posted June 17, 2007 - 06:06 PM

#5

well it had a kickstand darn i thought i found a yzf project looked to be alot of work though ok well ill continue looking but will probably end up with a 250 2t.

  • xr250ryder

Posted June 17, 2007 - 09:59 PM

#6

Thats lucky, you almost bought yourself a wr426 :thumbsup:





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