Front tire pressure


4 replies to this topic
  • rmx250rider

Posted August 27, 2009 - 04:31 PM

#1

What tire pressure should I run??
YZ400F
got a pirelli scorpion mid soft

I normally run between 12 and 13 with every tire I use

1st time using the Scorpion and it washes out under turn

any fixes

  • 642MX

Posted August 27, 2009 - 05:02 PM

#2

The only fix is to swap it out with a Dunlop. :ride:

My wife loves the Pirelli's, but I'm a Dunlop guy. I run 14-15 psi in her front tire..... maybe try going up a couple pounds?...

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  • wheeldude

Posted August 27, 2009 - 05:14 PM

#3

I run the Pirelli on the front of an 07 YZ450F and love the way it turns now. I run 13 psi for most of the sand tracks in Florida. When it wears out, I am gonna try the MX31 Dunlop for comparison. WD

  • YamaLink

Posted August 28, 2009 - 06:33 AM

#4

In insanely muddy conditions, on a track of course, I run 10.
Otherwise with the Pirelli I have had great luck with 12 or 13; 15 for pure rocks.

  • Aka.Goose

Posted August 28, 2009 - 11:40 AM

#5

I've got about 12 hours on MX31's front and back, 13-15psi, mostly desert riding with a few track days thrown in, freaking love them...





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