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Offline wishiwas16again

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Standard cylinder base gasket thickness WR200?
« on: August 20, 2018, 10:04:12 PM »
Can anyone tell me the standard base gasket thickness please?  I want to make sure I have one in my hands before I take anything apart :)

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Re: Standard cylinder base gasket thickness WR200?
« Reply #1 on: August 20, 2018, 10:21:54 PM »
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Re: Standard cylinder base gasket thickness WR200?
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2018, 05:46:55 AM »
At that price it would be worth buying a few spares.

It's also worth looking at the complete gasket kits on eBay. Every now and again you see them wrongly listed or priced incorrectly.

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Re: Standard cylinder base gasket thickness WR200?
« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2018, 10:35:19 PM »
My first choice would be OEM, but I've not found one in stock, or particularly cheap in the UK.
I can get a copy one here if I know what thickness to buy.
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Yamaha-WR-200-R-WR200R-3XP-4BF-Cylinder-Base-Gasket-Various-Thickness-Premium/132393348904?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649

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Re: Standard cylinder base gasket thickness WR200?
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2018, 04:46:39 AM »
If cylinder and head are unmolested, you could probably run without a base gasket. Use some yamabond instead. You will get a bit of compression increase and more torque at lower rpms
Double check your piston /head clearance though.
I'm from Canada eh.

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Re: Standard cylinder base gasket thickness WR200?
« Reply #5 on: August 24, 2018, 05:01:28 AM »
I'm told that standard is 0.64mm.  I'll go with 0.5mm.