Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
DKyle

Wr 450 / 250 comparison

3 posts in this topic

I'm going to buy either the WR450f or WR250f but can't really decide which one. I weigh around 200lbs and had a CR250R but sold it. I like to have power when I need it. I had decided on the 450 but after reading about the woodruff key, I don't know. What do you all think? And what is the deal with the grey wire? Thanks

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Coming off a CR250, get the 450. Would you buy a 125? I would not worry too much about the flywheel issue. Yamaha seems to have there finger on it. Mine is un touched other than re-torqing. No problems yet. There is only 10 pounds between them. If you were going with a 250F you would be ahead with the YZ as it is MUCH lighter. The WR 250F does get good reviews as it has a lower seat height and the wieght is lower. 450 man, 450!!!! You will love it. ----Mike

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have a wr450 and my brother has a wr 250 both good bikes, but given your weight and coming off a cr250 I would believe that the wr450 is a better choice. Do not let the fly wheel issue scare you, this can be resolved, some times things are blown alittle out of porpotion. good luck.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0