Carb interchangeability yz450 vs wr426


4 replies to this topic
  • bigtooth

Posted May 26, 2009 - 09:04 AM

#1

So I was changing my friends needle and over tightened one of the screws that holds on the top cover of the carb and snapped the small threaded tab that bolt goes into. We have fixed it temporarily but i'd like to get him a new carb.

I found this on ebay, but was hoping somone could tell me if its the same carb that was on his '02 426? I'd like to just take the body of the carb and put all his jets/parts into it.

If not, what are my options as far as bolt on carbs go?

http://cgi.ebay.com/...sQ5fAccessories

Thanks!

  • bigtooth

Posted May 27, 2009 - 11:21 AM

#2

So how might I find out if the yz450 carb is the same model as the wr426?

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  • jayh300

Posted May 27, 2009 - 11:49 AM

#3

not 100% sure, but i think they are different.
that carb is a yfz carb which is a quad. I would keep looking.
the 426 carb should be more like this one.

http://cgi.ebay.com/...2|39:1|240:1318

  • bigtooth

Posted May 28, 2009 - 08:04 AM

#4

i didnt even notice that, thanks for pointing that out.

  • jayh300

Posted May 29, 2009 - 06:31 AM

#5

your welcome.... i have made that mistake before...:crazy:
jay




 
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