Cycra Slimtank for YZ400F



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  • flash

Posted March 19, 2000 - 06:58 PM

#1

I was doing some surfing and found a 2.9 gal Cycra Slimtank for the YZ400F. This must be new. The size seems perfect for my needs. Has anyone had any experience with Cycra tanks? (quality & fit) I saw it advertised at parts411.com for $148. That's a great price if this tank's any good.

  • Chris_in_the_Mojave

Posted March 19, 2000 - 10:23 PM

#2

IMS is what I see on most of the bikes out at the desert races. I know some people are happy with the Clarke's. I'd stay with one of those two. I have the IMS and I'm happy with it, I've been 85 hard desert miles with it and still had "alittle" gas left :)

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'98 YZ400F

  • Kevin_in_New_Hampshire

Posted March 20, 2000 - 05:02 AM

#3

ACERBIS also makes a tank. You can see it at www.acerbis.com. My experience w/ Acerbis shows exellent workmanship.

  • flash

Posted March 20, 2000 - 05:06 PM

#4

I don't like the IMS. I've heard too many stories of poor fit and I don't like the idea of only using one of the factory mounting bolts at the front. The Acerbis is too huge looking, although I've heard the quality is good. I was curious why Cycra doesn't list a YZ400 tank on their website, so I e-mailed them. They say they don't make one yet. ?? I don't know what parts411.com is selling. I'm probably going to get the Clark or a YZ tank when the time comes.

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  • jlm400

Posted April 14, 2000 - 06:56 AM

#5

Flash or anyone out there did you ever try the Cycra tank I am also interested in it.

thanks

  • jlm400

Posted April 14, 2000 - 07:24 AM

#6

Does anyone have a picture of the Cycra 2.9 gallon tank for the WR/YZF. There website does not display a picture and I want to know where they added all of the extra material.

  • Bill

Posted April 14, 2000 - 10:19 AM

#7

The tank is pictured at Cycras web site. It's cost is $179.00 (US).

Bill

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86TT225, 98CR80, 99WR, WR timing, throttle stop trimmed, air box lid removed, White Bros head pipe, silencer and air filter. Odometer and headlight removed. Moose hand and mud guards.

  • jlm400

Posted April 14, 2000 - 05:44 PM

#8

Bill,

I could only find a picture of the YZ125/250 tank. I have heard they have a yz400 tank but can not find a picture anywhere. I have seen it listed in a few magazines though. I guess I will just wait till they are open on Monday and give them a call.




 
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