Clean heavily-soiled wheel surfaces using Harley-Davidson Wheel and Tire Cleaner, applied with Harley Wheel and Spoke Brush. R1 owners only -Inspect the exhaust gasket. Never siphon gaso- signed to use premium unleaded gaso- can cause fuel to spill out of the line by mouth. R1 owners -Using the stock provided mounting point on the passenger footpeg, use the M10x45mm bolt and hardware to mount the end can loosely, allowing for some adjustment. Covers complete tear down and rebuild, pictures and part diagrams, torque specs, maintenance, troubleshooting, etc. Failure to meet tolerances called for in this instruction sheet can result in engine damage.
If you want totally custom but would rather ride than wrench, check out the Raider. Consult a Yamaha dealer for ad- Make sure that there is no oil or Long-term vice on what products to use. Otherwise, the sidestand could contact the ground and distract the operator, re- The operation of the brake and clutch sulting in a possible loss of control. The engine does not start. Place the vehicle on the sidestand. Disconnect battery cables, negative - battery cable first.
However, it contains enough detail and basic information to make it useful to the owner who desires to perform his own basic maintenance and repair work. Do not re-use brake disc screws. Follow the procedures in this manual carefully and completely. However, play can be felt, have a Yamaha the battery lead connections need to be dealer check or repair the steering. Shock absorber assembly spring preload adjusting nut page 3-18 3.
A passenger needs the same protection. For all other models: Install previously removed wheel spacers. Fuel injection system fuse page 6-24 10. The specification, maintenance and other information for the components are included, and diagnostic information has also been added where necessary. Stabilize the rear of the motorcycle dealer, whose skilled technicians have by using a motorcycle stand or, if. Excuse me while I go and bang my head against the wall.
In tervals specified in the periodic mainte- addition, do not use oils labeled nance and lubrication chart. In addi- tion, the cable should be lubricated at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance chart. To replace the low beam headlight bulb 1. Apply thread lock to the upper plate mounting bolts when reinstalling the upper seat rail plate. In addition, the key cannot be removed if the cap is not properly installed and locked.
Refer to Service Manual, Page 8-8 2. The fuel tank cap cannot be installed unless the key is in the lock. Remove the air cleaner box. Our biggest V—twin is also our boldest, with a highly advanced fuel—injected engine producing peak torque at only 2,250 rpm. Gasoline is extremely flammable and highly explosive, which could result in death or serious injury. Right floorboard this can be simply loosened, by loosening the two bolts underneath With the above parts removed, you can remove the Allen bolts holding the beauty cover and filter cap from your engine.
This information will be needed when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer. If the motorcycle should lean over, gasoline may leak out of the fuel tank. Even the machines are not new: examples that have covered a consider- able mileage were selected so that the conditions encountered would be typical of those found by the average owner. Make sure that the rubber pads fully cover the bands K. Re-using these screws can result in torque loss and damage to brake components. The Road Star ® S is one of the most customized air—cooled V—twins in the business, for lots of good reasons.
If any gasoline spills on your skin or clothing, immediately wash the affected area with soap and water and change your clothes Installation To prevent accidental vehicle start-up, which could cause death or serious injury, remove maxi-fuse before proceeding. You make it your own. Each section has sub-sections wich titles appear in smaller print than the section title. Left handlebar switches page 3-10 3. Comprehensive explanations of all installation, removal,disassembly,assembly,repair and check procedures are laid out with the individual steps in sequential order. Engine oil filter cartridge page 6-8 3.
Take care not to spill any gasoline on the engine or exhaust system when refueling. The exhaust fumes are poisonous and may cause loss of consciousness and death within a short time. Remove existing clutch diaphragm spring. Within the Sections are numbered paragraphs. You should also wear a face shield or goggles; boots, gloves, and protective clothing. For R6 owners, please disconnect the stock S-bend from the rear of the collector and set aside.
Rear Wheel Removal i02495 1. . Disassemble, clean and inspect all parts to be re-used per Service Manual instructions. Contact a Yamaha dealer for more information. Perform the following steps to pro- 4. See if I can knock some sense into myself.