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Just bought a 2011 crf450 that's been sitting at a dealer for 2 years. After the first five minute ride I could see tiny chew marks on my tire from the chain. I had this same problem on my 07 crf450. Why would Honda put a 120 tire on there. Am I crazy or is this a common crf450 problem. I do plan to get a vt2 chain.

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Check that your axel is lined up properly. Seems like a lot of chunking on the side for a short amount of time. The chain might not be properly adjusted either, to loose? I have an 11 CRF450R. I can see where the chain and tire rub occasionally but not much chunking going on. I really only use the 120 in sandy/muddy conditions. Otherwise you will be fine with a 110, it will corner better on flat sections. But, the chain dosnt sound like its adjusted properly.

Hope this helps.

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