WR426 vs YZ426 what exactly is the difference???



1 reply to this topic
  • CrazyRonny

Posted December 08, 2000 - 06:38 AM

#1

What exactly is the difference between the YZ & the WR???? I want to put one off this bike on the street, but I also want to continue to do MX for fun with it....
I actually own a YZ426 and I jump a lot with it, I ant to know if the WR suspension setup is good for jumping.
And if semeone know how much Watt is generate by the WR426 stator.... To know if I can put street lighning without to much modification...
And what's the other difference in the engine, exhaust, transmission, etc.
You're help will be very apreciate...

Thank's

CrazyRonny

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • F-Pilot

Posted December 08, 2000 - 03:47 PM

#2

Crazy, you won't like the WR on a MX track, I originally bought a 99 WR400 (good deal from a friend) and tried to moto it but the suspension is toooo soft for jumps, works great off-road though. Also you need to change the seat and tank as the stock ones prevent you from getting up on the tank for turns and all the enduro foof adds alot of weight up high. Probably is cheaper to convert a YZ to lights if you can get one registered with out all the other stuff (speedo, signals, licence plate lite, etc...)
of course the WR only has the lites, sidestand and legal muffler.





Related Content

Forums
Photo

Is it worth it? (Cam and High compression piston) by macgi77


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   CRF 150/230 F/L
  • Hot  36 replies
Forums
Photo

yz250x vs 450 4t comparisons (preferably desert riding) needed by JakeNorthrupYZ450F


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   Yamaha 2-Stroke
  • 9 replies
Forums
Photo

100 hrs on 2014 yz450f, shim valves or replace them? by ttr230rider6


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • Hot  79 replies
Forums
Photo

Michigan Motocross Tires by 288yz450


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Regional Discussion   North
  • 1 reply
Forums
Photo
Motocross

Thinking about Yamaha 250... by Arctic Pride


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  491 replies
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.