yz 450 shock the same as a yz 250f

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  • ThumperKid250F

Posted October 15, 2010 - 09:18 AM


hey guys just wondering if a 2006 yz 450 shock is the same as a 2006 yz 250f shock. i no the spring rates arent the same but just wondering if the lenght of the shock is the same ect..

  • grayracer513

Posted October 15, 2010 - 10:02 AM


Not entirely certain, but I believe it's the same externally. The damping will be different as well as the spring rates.

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Posted October 15, 2010 - 03:37 PM


My bet is they will swap right over ... I am running a 07 YZ250F shock on my 05 yz125 - yes it is longer by a few mm's, but no issues they pre-load will not fix.

  • ThumperKid250F

Posted October 16, 2010 - 06:37 AM


well i talk to a suspension guy yesterday and they said the 06 450 and 250f shock is the same lenght. only thing that isent the same is the spring rate and valving

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