Will '01 426 wheels fit on an '06 450??

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  • LVThumper

Posted July 06, 2008 - 09:07 AM


Does anyone know if front / rear wheels from an '01 YZ426 will fit on an '06 YZ450? They look the same, but I don't want to "test" it at 50 mph! :p

I am looking for an extra set of wheels, and I am hoping this will work without modification.



  • wheeldude

Posted July 06, 2008 - 12:09 PM


If the hubs are stock Yamaha, you will need 01 spacers for your 06. The 01 should have the front hub with the 4 ribs in the center, and your 06 should be smooth in the center. Your 06 hub is wider than the 01 hub. This is why you need the spacers. WD

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  • grayracer513

Posted July 06, 2008 - 12:29 PM


From Common Threads:


  • LVThumper

Posted July 06, 2008 - 05:52 PM


Thanks guys. I checked the Common Threads and just skimmed right over that one!! :thumbsup:

Thanks again,


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