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ConnorWR400

2000 WR400F Rear Suspension Help.

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I am new to this web site. But I acquired a 2000 wr400f at the dealership I work at. The bike sat for 14 years. My boss wanted 2G for it, I made him go lower and got it on pay roll deduct. Well the bike is pretty mint. Now much abuse on it. The one other owner back in 2000 put a white brother pipe on it and rejected it. BUT the rear shock is pretty much blown. I have heard that it is possible to swap the shock to a WR426s but I couldn't really find posts about anybody who succeeded in it or responded after they did so.

 

Please list what rear shock you put on it. A YZ426, WR426 or a 450 shock. I don't care if it sits higher I'm tall.

Thank you in advance.

~Connor

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Just have it rebuilt

 

Do a google search for 

 " mx suspension rebuild (with your zip code) "

 

You really want to get the right springs for the bike, as 'sag' is extremely important to control and handling.

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I'm sure any 400 or 426 shock will fit yz or wr, probably 450's too if I had to guess?

But yeah your best bet is too have the existing suspension rebuilt.

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