rim swap

5 replies to this topic
  • 917rider

Posted January 15, 2009 - 01:43 PM


will 2002 yz 125 rims fit on my 08 yz 450 thanks in advance:ride:

  • grayracer513

Posted January 15, 2009 - 01:50 PM


The front will. The rear will fit the hub, but it may be too narrow if it's the original size. The 250F used a 19x1.85 rim, whereas the 450 uses a 19x2.15.

  • Lorre79

Posted January 16, 2009 - 03:37 AM


What about installing new rims?
Greasing to nipples? ( what reason?) and how?:thumbsup:

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  • grayracer513

Posted January 16, 2009 - 07:50 AM


What about installing new rims?
Greasing to nipples? ( what reason?) and how?:thumbsup:


  • Lorre79

Posted January 17, 2009 - 02:02 PM


Yes but, what kind of grease is the best for the nipples of te spoke?

  • grayracer513

Posted January 17, 2009 - 08:32 PM


A very small dab of anti-seize lube.

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