2 Pounds 08' vs. 07' ???


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  • Unibomber

Posted April 08, 2008 - 01:22 PM

#1

The Yamaha specs for an 08' WR450 vs. a '07 Wr450 shows the '08 to be two pounds heavier. Is this true or was the weight figured differently. Its labeled as DRY WEIGHT. :thumbsup:

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  • JSanfilippo

Posted April 08, 2008 - 01:38 PM

#2

Its most likely in the gas tank plastic. The '08's got a thicker plastic to prevent hydrocarbon emissions through "permeation"

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