The coolant level will Removing the radiator cap when the en- vary with engine temperature. Pause a few sec- operating engine for the first time. If the damage or vehicle performance problems. If foam air filter oil is not available, motor oil 20 ~ 40 hours. If a label becomes difficult to read or comes off, a replacement label is available from your Yamaha dealer. Loosen the locknut at the crankcase side.
Place a container under the engine, and Removing the radiator cap when the en- then remove the coolant drain bolt. Otherwise your feet may con- Removing hands from handlebars or tact the rear wheels. The battery may discharge to the point that the starter motor will not operate properly. Many expensive repair improve its general performance and extend bills have resulted from improper high the useful life of many components. The fuel cock has three positions. You should periodically remove and inspect the spark plug because heat and deposits will cause the spark plug to slowly break down and erode.
Tightening torque: Measurement A: 42 Nm 4. Adjusting bolt tion, consult a Yamaha dealer. Look out for obstacles which could Improperly operating over obstacles. Remove the tailpipe by pulling it out of Be sure the exhaust pipe and muffler are cool the muffler. Squeeze the clutch lever while push- ing the button, then push in the lock plate to apply the parking brake. In addition, the oil must be changed the dipstick clean with a clean rag, insert and the oil filter cartridge replaced at the inter- it back into the filler hole without screw-.
As you slow down, shift to a lower Opening the throttle abruptly or releas- gear. Each cranking should be as short as possible to preserve battery energy. The engine is warm when it quickly responds to the 1. Tap the tailpipe lightly, then use a wire 1. Riding on public roads can result in colli- sions with other vehicles. The information has been compiled to provide the mechanic with an easy to read, handy reference that contains comprehensive explanation of all disassenbly, repair, assembly and inspection operations.
While applying the rear brake pedal, turn ask a Yamaha dealer to inspect the machine. The coolant gine and radiator are still hot. With the purchase of this Yamaha, you can now appreciate the high degree of crafts- manship and reliability that have made Yamaha a leader in these fields. If you stall or roll back- wards, follow the special procedure for braking described in this manual. A separate starter circuit supplies this the rear of the seat and the rear fender, pull mixture.
Use the electric starter to see if there is compression. A shifting load can cause an acci- choose to add accessories so that you can dent. Other ac- ently than it does without accessories. Measure the electrode gap with a wire Spark plug: thickness gauge and, if necessary, adjust 17. Do not attempt to diagnose such problems yourself. Con- sult a Yamaha dealer if the fuel system needs to be drained instead.
Tighten the adjust- Operating with improperly adjusted ing bolt locknut to the specified torque. Use them to Locknut: check for proper wheel axle alignment. Crankcase engine oil drain bolt 6. The starter choke should not be used. Squeeze the clutch lever to release the parking brake. Operation with wet brakes after wash- 8.
Install a new bulb by pushing it inward and turning it clockwise. After draining the coolant, thoroughly flush the cooling system with clean tap water. However, it is recommended to shift into neutral be- fore starting the engine. We guarantee this is the best manual you can get for your Yamaha, This is the same manual the Yamaha dealer uses! Tightening torque: Oil filter cartridge: 17 Nm 1. Any prob- ing or near an open flame. Check behind you for people or obsta- 3.
A collision or rollover can occur quickly, even during routine maneuvers such as turning and riding on hills or over obstacles, if you fail to take proper precautions. Make sure that this area disengage the clutch and shift into 1st gear, is free of obstacles and other riders. If there is free play, have a Yamaha any leaking, have the machine inspected dealer adjust it. Cargo should be properly distributed and securely attached. Automotive type wax may be applied to ing. Remove the battery and charge it. Be sure that the engine has sufficiently ing the clutch lever to quickly.
Recommended lubricant: Lithium-soap-based grease 8-38. Take the machine to a Yamaha dealer or refer to the Service Manual for correct tightening torque. Ignition system is Spark is good. Your Yamaha dealer has a variety of accessories. Clean the drive chain with kerosene and The drive chain must be cleaned and lubricat- a small soft brush. If this should happen, remove the battery and recharge it. To prevent burns, avoid touching the exhaust system.