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wartsnuff

anyone think this is true ? verified it mayhaps

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Hey Guys,

just comparing the 2007 to 2008 really looking for 2009 wieght dry/wet

yamaha 's site says there is a wieght diff

2007 model year wr450f = 246 pounds dry

2008 model year wr450f = 219 pounds dry

spec not available for the 2009 :thumbsup:

did yamaha really shave that much wieght looking at the rest of the spec,

they seem excatly the same! anyhow i thought my wr was not that heavy of a bike. maybe 260 wet ? maybe 250 wet ? anyone know ?

cheers

Warts

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Seeing as the only change for 2009 was add "Bold New Graphics" they must have gone to some mighty thin vinyl to get it down to 219. It's a typo.....

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Don't pay any attention to Yamaha 's dry weight numbers. They are totally useless in the real world. Bottom line is that your WR, regardless of year will be in the 260-265 range when you are riding it.

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They misprinted the dry weight of the YZ450 in that spot. The '08 weighs virtually, if not exactly, what the '07 did.

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