Tusk Crank Puller/Installer work on a 06 YZ450f?

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  • sacfelix

Posted January 12, 2010 - 06:20 PM


I am going to change the crank in my 06yz450f and need to purchase a crank puller/installer. Will the Tusk crank puller/installer work on my bike? I dont really want to buy a yamaha crank installer because they are expensive. Thanks!

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  • sacfelix

Posted February 27, 2010 - 11:35 AM


And to answer my own question, Yes it will work on the 06YZ450 magneto side only. The right side crankcase slides right on and off.

  • BBrown626

Posted February 27, 2010 - 05:01 PM


I have rebuilt several engines and not needed the puller except once and that was when I didn't know better. Freeze the crank and heat the bearings. It will go into place easily. If not, you can make a simple crank puller with a piece of PVC and a metal plate with a hole in it.

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