06 and 08 Radiator question


4 replies to this topic
  • RWYZ450F

Posted August 13, 2012 - 04:56 PM

#1

Are the OEM radiators the same on the 2006 and 2009. I just placed an order for my 08 yamaha and the radiators are from an 06. Other OEM radiators on ebay say they are for 06-08. I hope I didn't order the wrong thing.

My apologies if this is common knowledge. I searched 8 pages of threads and couldn't come up with the answer.

  • FinchFan194

Posted August 13, 2012 - 05:05 PM

#2

I am not sure, but the 08-09 radiators are junk they were manufactured in a different way, the guy at Myler's explained it to me. The 06 radiator should be much tougher according to his opinion.

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  • RWYZ450F

Posted August 13, 2012 - 05:09 PM

#3

So you're saying that they'll fit the same but the manufacturing was just different? I hope.

  • FinchFan194

Posted August 13, 2012 - 05:14 PM

#4

Pretty sure...

Grayracer could verify.

  • Geoffit

Posted August 13, 2012 - 05:41 PM

#5

I can't say about the manufacture but the radiators are the same as to fittment but the 06 did not have the small v shaped brace in the front. Otherwise they interchange . Self serving info here but I have left side 06 rads for sale and sets of the 07-09 rads for sale. See my add in the classified section or PM me
Thanks





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