Differences in '08 vs. '09 YZ450

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  • TRIPLE 5

Posted February 13, 2010 - 04:13 AM


What are the visual differences between the two? If they were sitting on stands next to one another how could I tell them apart? Thanks.:ride:

  • Swapper265

Posted February 13, 2010 - 06:26 AM


Sneak a peek at the top triple clamp, adjust top triple clamp against non adjustable top clamp.

Or, have a look at the rear axle. 09 axle diameter 3mm larger.

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  • DPW

Posted February 13, 2010 - 08:08 AM


rear swingarm, check out how the linkage mounts>>


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  • TRIPLE 5

Posted February 13, 2010 - 02:02 PM


Thanks guys.

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