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Old 05-14-2015, 06:02 PM   #1
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Question My new WR450F

Hello all. I am new here and looking for advice and experience with my new bike. I am a lifetime ATV rider and was looking for a new challenge and experience. Today I picked up a 2015 Yamaha WR450 that I intend to make street legal in Colorado. I will ride it in town some, but really want it legal for linking mountain trails via county roads.
If I'm hearing correctly I will need:
1. Horn
2. Mirror (left only)
3. Brake light
4. DOT tires
I would love to hear recommendations and good places to buy online. The dirt bike scene is completely new to me.
The only research I have gotten anywhere with is DOT tires and my thoughts are maybe Dunlop D606 or Michelin T63.

Thanks for any help!
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Old 05-14-2015, 06:05 PM   #2
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Oh and I don't have any sweet pics from the trail side yet but here it is.

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Old 05-19-2015, 06:47 PM   #3
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Street Legal in CO

Sandrooster - I have an appointment on Tuesday with the State Police to inspect my bike and verify whether it complies with the regs. Trouble is, I have gotten conflicting answers as to whether a high beam/ low beam is required. I have DOT tires installed, DoubleTake mirror, brake light switch on rear brake and Walmart bicycle horn.
I will post the results after my inspection.

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http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...772933&page=20
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