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daveh503

02 YZF426 stock rear hub/bearing wont fit my 98 YZF400

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I recently purchased a set of unused stock 02 YZ426 wheels/hubs for my 98 YZF400. The front wheel went on perfectly with a set of 02 wheel spacers. The rear wheel is a different story. The rear wheel bearings have a larger diameter than the 98 YZF400 and the axle bolt has way to much slop.

Can I use a set of 98 YZF400 rear wheel bearings in the newer 02 YZF426 stock hubs? Do I need a set of custom bearings? Any other ideas?

Any help would be GREATLY appreciated.

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98 was the last year of the old hub. 99-present all use the same hub, rotor and sprocket.

I dont believe you can use that rear wheel. Sorry.

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