YZ450f gears please help

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  • chattymatty101

Posted September 12, 2008 - 04:19 AM


Hi all just brought a YZ450 05 aparently, I thought they had 5 speed after 03 im new to bikes can anyone tell me please and how can i tell that it actually a 05 model please help:blah: :thumbsup: :worthy: :busted: :blah:

  • grayracer513

Posted September 12, 2008 - 05:22 AM


'03 - '05 models were 4 speeds.

The tenth character in the VIN code will tell you the year. It's a direct read: 3='03, 5='05, etc.

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  • chattymatty101

Posted September 12, 2008 - 05:42 AM


Hey Gray, Thank you very much for that help that was greatly appreciated i went and made a coffee and was replied, What a awesome website thank you so much one again u rock Bro peace from Australia

  • desert-rat660

Posted September 12, 2008 - 05:51 PM


also 03-05 450's had a steel frame

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