426 Question

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  • Keith035

Posted January 21, 2009 - 03:38 PM


Hey dudes,I just recently bought a 2002 426 from my cousin for $1500.00 it has a new FMF pipe and is in excellent shape only about 80 hours on it since it was new.My question is I cant ever get it started,is this a good bike?Do you think I would be able to trade it for a 250?Thanks

  • grayracer513

Posted January 21, 2009 - 04:08 PM


They're a great bike, and they are reasonably easy to start, but only if you do it right:



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  • CyclePro238

Posted January 21, 2009 - 05:57 PM


Yeah, Like grayracer513 said. Theres a little trick to gettn the beast started, But after you get used to it its really really easy to start. I wouldn't want to trade my YZ426 for a 250...

  • Keith035

Posted January 22, 2009 - 08:55 AM


Thanks guys,thanks for the video!

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