Hi to all! this is my first post on this site although I have been reading a lot of post over the last few wks lots of good sound advise it sounds like. Well this is my delema I have a chance to get a hold of a 00yz 426 for a real real good price and it has some nice xtras on it already but I do not plan on doing to much mx (some)or maybe some H.S. I like to trail ride a lot and just got a xr100 for the wife and have a xr50 and soon a xr70 for my 2 girls my son is just 8 months old so he will have to wait at least till next yr(ha ha) my qestions are 1. can I make the beast a little quiter? 2. How good of Trail bike is it what i mean is can I ride all day long with the family when I want to and then go and rip on the track when I want to also(rider ability is intermed to advanced)I did race mx for 12yrs and now been out of it for about 12 for the last 3yrs I had a 93dr350 dual sport fun but not for any mx or hs the bike has new clutch basket from the yam dealer the guy got it from last july and he said he has had no problem since then. or would I just be better off with a Wr426 is it quiter? I have rode the bike once just up and down his street but that does not help me a lot because I know it will be fun on the track. Just not sure what to do? any advise please help. And thank you in advance.