What year did the aluminum subframe start?


7 replies to this topic
  • 2in2out

Posted November 12, 2009 - 11:21 AM

#1

I ask this question because I just checked out a '03 WR 450 at a local shop that had been modified, and had a decent price.

From memory I thought the '06 WR's were the start of aluminum subframes, but I wasn't sure...

Anyone?...Buelher.....Buelher....

  • MrTVDNR

Posted November 12, 2009 - 11:43 AM

#2

I remember it being the 2006 also starting with the aluminum...

  • umu24013

Posted November 12, 2009 - 12:15 PM

#3

07 for WR, 06 for YZ

  • SJMC_DON

Posted November 12, 2009 - 02:19 PM

#4

He's referring to the sub frames... they started with the Aluminum sub frames on the WR in 2003:ride:

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  • 2in2out

Posted November 12, 2009 - 03:47 PM

#5

Thanks Don. My memory was clouded on that one.

  • Parx_400

Posted November 13, 2009 - 07:15 AM

#6

The Alu sub started in 2001 on the wr426. I had a 2000 wr400 and it was the last year of steel.

  • GCannon

Posted November 13, 2009 - 02:03 PM

#7

The Alu sub started in 2001 on the wr426. I had a 2000 wr400 and it was the last year of steel.


2002 last year of the WR 426 has a Steel Sub Frame

  • Parx_400

Posted November 13, 2009 - 03:54 PM

#8

2002 last year of the WR 426 has a Steel Sub Frame


Damn your right. Only the YZ had the alu sub. I bought a yz sub for mine and thought it came from a WR.




 
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