Question about 650R and 650L Hubs

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Posted February 02, 2008 - 09:31 AM


Can anyone tell me if the Hubs of a 650R will fit on a 650L


  • dylanr

Posted February 02, 2008 - 06:38 PM


you should consider putting more in the title than just "question", youll get more responses, im not sure if theyre the same, sorry

  • martinfan30

Posted February 02, 2008 - 10:09 PM


Put a little more info into the title just to get the users attention. There will be some that will just pass on your post., only because they see " ? ".

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  • bigredpig

Posted February 03, 2008 - 01:13 AM


I don't think so but i think the 400s are the same? any one?

  • evomx971

Posted February 03, 2008 - 05:20 PM


I'm 99% sure the front is the same (different size brake rotors though). The rear is definitely different.

  • absynth01

Posted February 04, 2008 - 05:19 AM


Depends how much work you want to do. The rear axle sizes are different. The actual rim setup is the same size. As for the front, I found a lot of hondas do bolt up. My CR,and all 3 XR'S fronts swap. You do need the proper spacers to take care of the rotor side. Easy turn on a lathe. The speedo side needs the same adjustment for the non speedo rims. Actually the CR spacers worked, I just used two from the speedo side and it fit.
As for the rears, you could shop a different inner bearing race to match the smaller 650L axle. I have'nt decided to fully swap my CR rims yet, but it looks fairly easy to get the correct spec bearing. You do have to use the L shaft, or you'll be drillin your swingarm. Anyone try swapping a CR rear for a 650R rear yet? They look close.


Posted February 04, 2008 - 04:10 PM


Thanks Guys this really helps.

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