Rmz 450 cylinder


7 replies to this topic
  • Bwiles415

Posted October 13, 2012 - 06:49 AM

#1

I recently blew up my rmz 450. The cylinder is trashed. So i was deciding on what to do with it. Should i send it to get it rechromed or try and put an l.a. sleeve in in it. I have read that the la sleeve has some similarities with rechroming it. some advice?

  • New to 4S-Joe

Posted October 13, 2012 - 11:48 AM

#2

If it was me I would re-chrome. I think sleeve's hold to much heat.

  • Bwiles415

Posted October 13, 2012 - 11:53 AM

#3

Thats what i heard. So im just going to with rechroming. What kind of piston should i run. Vertex or pro-x?

  • New to 4S-Joe

Posted October 14, 2012 - 12:18 AM

#4

Try Vertex!

  • Hatton_XR650L

Posted November 05, 2012 - 05:14 PM

#5

What company does re plate on these cylinders? How much is it?

  • racerx_217

Posted November 17, 2012 - 08:59 PM

#6

its costs just about as much to replate it as it does to buy a new cylinder, JE pistons are the only way to go.... i would not run a cast piston

  • mikerides33

Posted November 18, 2012 - 04:37 AM

#7

Yep^ New cylinder with a JE piston. No question at all. :ride:

  • ac717

Posted November 18, 2012 - 03:41 PM

#8

If you can replate, a place like powerseal or millenium will match the cylinder perfectly to the piston. Basically, you buy a piston and the renik the cylinder to match it.




 
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