tires to prevent washout..?


6 replies to this topic
  • jcox_yz450

Posted September 02, 2010 - 07:53 AM

#1

i have a yz450f, my front tire washes out.. i was wanting to know if a wider tire or a skinnier tire will help this problem?

  • GCannon

Posted September 02, 2010 - 08:07 AM

#2

use a softer front tire., Intermediate or soft terrain tire up front. and search this forum for " cornering" you will find a ton of set up advice that will help your bike stick in turns.

  • WR_Dave

Posted September 02, 2010 - 01:47 PM

#3

Setting the sag and getting the suspension set properly will go a long ways to helping this situation as well. WR Dave

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  • YamaLink

Posted September 02, 2010 - 01:52 PM

#4

And what psi are you using?

  • jcox_yz450

Posted September 03, 2010 - 01:08 PM

#5

i am using 12 psi, i've stiffened and softened my suspension.. everything i can think of.. what tires do you guys prefer?

  • MaxPower

Posted September 03, 2010 - 06:56 PM

#6

[COLOR="Green"]I am running a rekluse e axle on my WR
My bike is so big and heavy I feel it really helped
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  • Strattos

Posted September 21, 2010 - 02:48 PM

#7

What terrain are you riding in, and what tyre are you currently using? Matching terrain and tyre model can make a huge difference




 
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