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426tahoe

06 yz450 forks on a 02 yz426, am I ok?

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I was hoping someone knew if I had all I needed to make these forks work.

I have a DH1 triple clamp for an 06 yz, Im getting 06 yz450 forks with the axle and brake bracket. On the 426 is an Imig tripple clamp that I was hoping to pres the steering stem out of and into the DH1, mount up the forks etc., throw in 02 426 wheel /brake caliper and go ride. Is it going to be this easy or am I missing something? Thanks:ride:

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Not 100% certain, but it may be that simple. In fact, check the length of the steering stem. You may find you don't need the press work.

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just swap the stem. all bolts up really easily. You will also need the newer number plate since the mounting bolt is vertical on the newer 03 clamps

But put a set of 05 forks on an 03 yz450f. Great swap! all worked out great.

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