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  1. NEWBIE - YAMAHA WR450F 2007 OR A SWM SM 500 R?

    Street Tarders
    Hi there, i'm a long term bike mechanic and enjoyer, long term experience with motocross/enduro but am converting to supermoto/motard, i am stuck and looking for help/advise, I currently own a Yamaha WR450F 2007 87hr, in an enduro spec and was looking to turn into a Supermoto, now i have had...
  2. WR450F or CRF450X for daily ride.

    Street Tarders
    Hi guys, I'm new here and I need some advise. First of all I live in Costa Rica, tropical weather and lot of off roads and tracks. Recently I started seeing motorcycles on the internet, there is a plenty of motorcycles here. BMW caught my attention with the BMW 700gs, but I think that its much...
  3. Supermoto Riders Near DTC (Littleton) Colorado Area

    Local Supermoto Ride alerts
    Hey guys! I was riding around alone, and I saw some peeps on supermotos. I was hoping to meet up with some people and go for a ride and goof off a bit. I just dont know anyone on a supermoto except myself :lol: I would be down to ride anywhere near the DTC area, so I guess Parker, Littleton...
  4. 09`WR450 build

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  5. 2007 WR450F Headlight + running issues

    Street Tarders
    Hello all, I'm new here, and I'm sorry if this was already asked, but I could not find anything related to my issue. I just picked up an 07 WR450F yesterday. The bike runs great when the light aren't on, but as soon as you turn the light on, the bike loses almost all of its power, and...
  6. WTB Supermoto wheels for 03 YZ450F

    I'm look for 17'' wheels for a 2003 yz450f. Front and back. Let me know what you have. Thanks
  7. 2014 WR450F Electrical / Lighting tips needed

    Tech/Setups for Supermoto
    Hi all, Motorcycle noob in need of some help. It's my first bike. I use it around town, on the twisty roads in the countryside and on trails. Right now I'm waiting on my SM wheels to arrive. Goal is to have an all-day everyday sm and be able to quick switch to the stock wheels for trails and...
  8. 15/44 gearing 09 WR450f Chain Length?

    Tech/Setups for Supermoto
    Hey guys, I just put a 15 tooth front and a 44 tooth rear sprocket on my 09 wr450f, and my chain's running a bit long. Does anyone know what the proper chain length is for 15/44 gearing on the wr450f? Thanks in advance!
  9. Question: 2014-Current YZ450f Street ability?

    Street Tarders
    I currently ride a 2012 WR450f and have been considering upgrading to the new 2016. My concern is that the motor is appears to be nearly identical to the based 2014-current YZ450f, with the exception of a wide ratio transmission. (I could be wrong on this) From the service manual the yz call out...
  10. WR450 2006 - Suspension setup for 22stone

    Tech/Setups for Supermoto
    Hi guys, ive just brought a road legal 2006 WR450f, the suspension is a bit soft for me as im 22stone and 6ft 7. Just wondering would i be able to tweak the suspension set up enough to accommodate me or will i have to get different springs/spacers etc. Thanks for any help.
  11. 2013 WR450 (first supermoto!)

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    Just got a used 2013 Yamaha WR450! I have rode dirtbikes for years and also have a crf250r. recently my cousin converted his wr250 to supermotot and i loved the thing. So or my 18th birthday I got this WR450. I'm going to be working on getting it into supermoto trim over the next few weeks...
  12. 2015 or 2016 wr50f igniton barrel how to???

    Street Tarders
    im looking at getting a 2015 or 2016 wr and want to supermoto it but i want an igniton but the wr already have a key for the steering lock so i wanna get the same key for the igniton any reccomendations also i need ideas for the following rims hubs tyres and what else is needed for sm thanks
  13. Yamaha 450f 2004 Lights not working engine won't run anymore

    Tech/Setups for Supermoto
    Hey, Had a great day of riding today, but ended with a bit of an annoying ending... So a few days ago my lights stopped working, i figured it was the buld or some faulty wiring or something of that nature. but don't think so anymore, when i came out to start it this morning. the Eletric start...
  14. 2012 WR450f e-start issue

    Tech/Setups for Supermoto
    Howzit guys, Wondering if anyone has any experience with this. E-start worked just fine and fired her up first try. Maybe 2 weeks ago, the cranking started sounding tired and would take 2-3 attempts to get it going. Shortly after the battery gave out and my kick starter got me home. Put in a...
  15. Super Moto Stunt Bike setups

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    Hey guys I'm setting up my 2012 wr450f for stunts, its subframe isn't the easiest to work with without cutting and welding (which I'm avoiding, i like the stock look with bolt on parts) At the moment, I'm running 17" sumo wheels with the big front disc and rear cush drive, full titanium exhaust...
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  17. Cheap supermoto build/ tusk hubs

    Hi everyone, I just made an account here at smj and love all the cool info i've learned, but I am still a noob at this whole supermoto setup. I know there are tons of threads like this but I was hoping for some help in my specific situation. I have an 05 wr450f and i'm planning on a supermoto...
  18. Wr450f mystery push button.

    Street Tarders
    Does anyone know what this grey push button is for on a 08 wr450f? I can't seem to figure out what it was intended for! Thanks
  19. 08 wr450f number plates update

    Street Tarders
    Has anyone updated their wr450f rear number plates to 2012+ plates? wondering exactly what is needed to do this besides a new air box assembly and number plates. will the existing air boot fit in the 2012+ airbox? if anyone has any experience or suggestions that would be great thanks
  20. '03 WR450F Engine Info Needed (Hey crash!)

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    I've finally gotten the funds to get another engine for my '06 WR450F since the tranny kaploded and irreparably damaged the crankcase and bottom-end back in June. Unfortunately my choices are slim, but I've found an '03 engine for a far more reasonable price ($900) than the lone '06 engine I can...