OHLINS Front Forks & Triple Clamps on YZ426F?

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  • SolitaryGunman

Posted October 20, 2011 - 08:42 AM


Hi, I've been looking for some Ohlins forks to fit on my YZ426F.

These have come up on ebay:


Does any one know if the forks and triple clamps from a 2008 YZF250 will fit a YZ426F?


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  • grayracer513

Posted October 20, 2011 - 11:37 AM


The stem will be shorter on the '08 than on your 426. Using OEM parts or common aftermarket replacements like Applied or Tag, you could simply swap stems, but I don't know about the interchangeability of the Ohlins stems.

The other wrinkle is that the '08 250 had a smaller caliper that mounts up on a different bolt pattern, so you'd need '08 hydraulics for the front brake.

  • SolitaryGunman

Posted October 21, 2011 - 12:06 AM


Thanks for your help, its much appreciated.

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