yz426f valves? titanium or stainless steel


3 replies to this topic
  • bakeyz426f

Posted August 15, 2009 - 02:08 PM

#1

do stainless steel valves from the 2000 yz426f work in the 02 yz426f? do the stain less steel valves not last as long? i can get titanium valve/ spring kit for 330 bucks and a stainless steel kit for 113 bucks. wondering if the stainless last and hold up as long as titanium or at least close to as well as the titanium?

  • yamaha racing 230

Posted August 15, 2009 - 07:58 PM

#2

if u go ss to save money dont forget to add that you will need that valve springs from the 2000 426 to prevent valve float due to the ss valves being heavier

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  • bakeyz426f

Posted August 15, 2009 - 08:03 PM

#3

do the stainless steel last as long? the stainless steel kit cam with valves and the springs for 115 bucks

  • grayracer513

Posted August 15, 2009 - 09:37 PM

#4

They last at least as long, yes. There are 400's on this board with the original valves still in them.





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