singlepops 1 month 12 days ago Location: Salinas, CA, USA
Would this fit to 1998 YAMAHA YZF 600R thundercat?
-everything in my 1998 YAMAHA YZF 600R thundercat is stock/ parts and I like to restore it. I want performance / aftermarket parts such as wider rear tire,.
I will appreciates if y'all can tell me what's a good parts for my bike such as suspensions, sprocket & chains and etc. etc.
MotoSport Staff Expert 1 month ago Location: Portland, OR, USA
The stock rear tire size on your 1996 Yamaha YZF600R would be a 160/60-17. This 200/50-17 would be 40mm wider than the original tire on your bike so you may have issues with it clearing the chain and swingarm. I would recommend replacing your rear tire with the same 160/60-17 sized rear tire.