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YZ400Scott

YZ Gear change

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I sold my old XR500 for a '99 YZ400. I love the power and weight! But, I am like the gearing of the XR. I have never done MX and don't plan to. I like desert ridding...FAST, desert ridding. I'm not hitting the top speeds that I am used to. First gear is tall, maybe a little too tall, with the stock sprockets, so I don't just want to drop teeth on the rear sprocket. Is there any way to change the gearing in the gearbox and make 4th and 5th taller?

Scott out

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Perhaps you should have bought a WR400. But now that you have the YZ, you could buy the complete WR trans, or perhaps build a combo with WR 1,4,5, and YZ 2,3.

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