Anyone have a YZ seat for sale?



8 replies to this topic
  • mcarp

Posted April 19, 2000 - 07:40 PM

#1

Looking for YZ400-46 seat or even just the seat plastic base.

Will pay a fair price and shipping.
I posted this the YZ site as well.

Also looking for who and where I can get the seat base (besides yamaha) if there are no sellers.

Please help!!!

  • Bill

Posted April 20, 2000 - 02:34 AM

#2

IMS has the complete seat for $125.00. I just ordered one from my WR, got a used YZ tank (thanks, Kevin in NH). I believe they also carry the seat in components.

Bill

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  • Gordon

Posted April 20, 2000 - 04:36 AM

#3

You can get the seat bottom from IMS for $40.00. I ordered the seat foam and cover from Gutts. They have 4 different seat foams. The have the standard height, standard height soft, 1" taller standard, and 1" taller soft. I elected for the cushy ride. It cost about $100.00 for the foam and cover.

  • mcarp

Posted April 20, 2000 - 05:11 AM

#4

Thanks, guys, I am calling IMS for the base, and want the nice guts cover and foam!!

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  • Guest_Guest_*

Posted April 20, 2000 - 06:14 PM

#5

Man I wish I never would have read this post. I spent $150 to get the plastic base (came with the foam and seat cover) and had to buy tall seat foam and longer seat cover. Total I think I spent about $250 just to have a tall YZ seat. $40 from IMS? Man I got screwed! Oh well, live and learn.

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  • mcarp

Posted April 20, 2000 - 06:24 PM

#6

I did order the IMS base-$43.50 including shipping. Also ordered the Guts Standard soft seat foam w/ competition grippy cover. $99. It looks like the best cover out there, we'll see. I'm 6'0", but didn't want the tall foam.

Total cost

$100 Used tank from Darin House (thanks!)
$43 IMS Base
$99 Foam and cover
$15 Petcock since YZ tank doesn't have one-Any suggestions ?? :)
Acerbis? Anyone have one for sale?
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$258

  • mcarp

Posted April 20, 2000 - 06:26 PM

#7

Oh, thanks for all the suggestions, everyone.! :)

  • Kevin_in_New_Hampshire

Posted April 21, 2000 - 02:14 AM

#8

Mike,
All the hardware from my WR tank bolted right up to the YZ tank, i.e. petcock, cap, tank mounts.

  • mcarp

Posted April 21, 2000 - 01:10 PM

#9

I still need a petcock as I may swap the tanks back and forth for the long dist treks a few times per year. Maybe someone with a Pingel (higher flow petcock)has one sitting around?

I know a lot of companies sell them, any recommendations on one over the other?




 
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