Technical Services

YFZ450R Yamaha

Zip Front Shock Reservoir Mount

Zip's  New 'right hand' front mounted  - rear shock reservoir mount

Cnc machined from Aircraft Grade Billet Aluminium , 'zip' liveried with rear pocket and gussets locates your rear shock reservoir up front where adjustment, cooling and securing is all better and easier.


Hole centres tapped 8mmx 50mm.

Bracket sits over existing r/h shock mount .

Comes with longer shock bolt and nut to suit.

Will suit PEP,(short and long bottles)  Elka fox and Reiger brackets (Modification to plastics holder is required)

£69.00 +vat

450R Yamaha 2009 -15 Bottom Suspension

Link Mount Failure/Repair.


If you have been unfortunate enough to experience the failure exhibited here on the rear bottom link mount on 450R, ZIP-TECHNICAL now have the cure!


ZIP have researched & sent sample materials to a metallurgist test centre to establish original aluminium content, subsequently sourced & CNC manufactured 'billet ears' from aviation grade weldable aluminium to the base material using the correct consumable, double secure with 2 x captivated screws per ear.


Technically 3 times the tensile strength than the original casting material– 100% accurate @ 1/3 of the price of a new frame!!!!


Stronger, Better, Cheaper & less labour to remove offending piece :-


£380 + P&P   (1 week turnaround) required under normal circumstances.


If you are interested please call the team on 0118 9731700 or if you prefer email

Zip's  '+250' Oil tank - Heat Sink 

Designed with 4 key features.

1 - Extra 250mm oil capacity

2 - Max-min oil level window

3 - Heat dissipation

4 - Uses oem bolts and gasket 

Single piece CNC Machined Aircraft Grade Billet, black anodised and radial finned to assist with the dissipation of engine heat includes a  max/min oil sight glass 

this is a must for any discerning racer who values their  motor for all the above reasons !

£169.00 + Vat & p&p

Yamaha Yfz 450-R 

Zip's Anti-Flex Drag Link Bush 


Preventative Maintainance for the 450R, when used

under extreme conditions.

Testing & experience has proven the inner collar will 

flex/bend, the possible re-procussions being

'Link Mount Failure' 

Zip Produce this CNC Machined Alloy Bronze

28mm wide bush with spiral grease scroll, simply

remove one needle bearing, press to the centre point,

drill and tap 6mm and add grease nipple (Supplied) to hold centrally.

Replace poem needle roller and add grease to Linkage.

 This modification significantly reduces the possibility of failure, in fact none have failed in the uk with this mod fitted 

£ 22.00 +vat + P&P 

Yamaha yfz 450r EGR Valve removal kit

Billet CNC Aluminium block off plate

OEM Yamaha breather tank

Air intake block off grommet 

Full fitting instructions supplied inc 

experience tips 


Shepperlands Copse, Park Lane, Finchampstead

RG40 4QE

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