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  • Page 1 OWNER’S MANUAL FZ1-N 2D1-28199-E0...
  • Page 2 EAU26942 DECLARATION of CONFORMITY Company: MORIC CO., LTD. Address: 1450-6 Mori Mori-Machi Shuchi-gun Shizuoka 437-0292 Japan Hereby declare that the product: Kind of equipment: IMMOBILIZER Type-designation: 5SL-00 is in compliance with following norm(s) or documents: R&TTE Directive(1999/5/EC) EN300 330-2 v1.1.1(2001-6), EN60950(2000) Two or Three-Wheel Motor Vehicles Directive(97/24/EC: Chapter 8, EMC) Place of issue: Shizuoka, Japan Date of issue: 1 Aug.
  • Page 3 Yamaha a reputation for dependability. Please take the time to read this manual thoroughly, so as to enjoy all advantages of your FZ1-N. The owner’s manual does not only instruct you in how to operate, inspect and maintain your motorcycle, but also in how to safeguard yourself and oth- ers from trouble and injury.
  • Page 4: Important Manual Information

    This manual should be considered a permanent part of this motorcycle and should remain with it even if the motorcycle is subsequently sold. Yamaha continually seeks advancements in product design and quality. Therefore, while this manual contains the most current product information available at the time of printing, there may be minor discrepancies between your motorcycle and this manual.
  • Page 5 IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION EAU10200 FZ1-N OWNER’S MANUAL ©2005 by Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. 1st edition, October 2005 All rights reserved. Any reprinting or unauthorized use without the written permission of Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. is expressly prohibited. Printed in Japan.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS SAFETY INFORMATION ....1-1 Sidestand ........3-23 Tires ..........6-15 Ignition circuit cut-off system ..3-23 Cast wheels ......... 6-18 DESCRIPTION ........2-1 Adjusting the clutch lever Left view ..........2-1 PRE-OPERATION CHECKS ..... 4-1 free play ........6-18 Right view ........2-2 Pre-operation check list ....
  • Page 7 TABLE OF CONTENTS Replacing a turn signal light bulb ...........6-31 Replacing the license plate light bulb ...........6-32 Replacing an auxiliary light bulb ...6-32 Supporting the motorcycle ....6-33 Front wheel ........6-34 Rear wheel ........6-35 Troubleshooting ......6-37 Troubleshooting charts ....6-38 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE ..........7-1 Care ..........7-1 Storage ...........7-3...
  • Page 8: Safety Information

    SAFETY INFORMATION EAU10281 AND/OR WHEN MADE NECES- • Ride where other motorists can SARY BY MECHANICAL CONDI- see you. Avoid riding in another MOTORCYCLES SINGLE TIONS. motorist’s blind spot. TRACK VEHICLES. THEIR SAFE USE Many accidents involve inexperi- AND OPERATION ARE DEPENDENT Safe riding enced operators.
  • Page 9 Modifications made to this motorcycle other motorists can see you. the single most critical factor in the pre- not approved by Yamaha, or the re- The posture of the operator and vention or reduction of head injuries. moval of original equipment, may ren- passenger is important for proper Always wear an approved helmet.
  • Page 10 Maximum load: been specifically designed for use on create instability due to improper 196 kg (432 lb) this motorcycle. Since Yamaha cannot weight distribution or aerody- test all other accessories that may be namic changes. If accessories When loading within this weight limit,...
  • Page 11 SAFETY INFORMATION tor and may limit control ability, Always turn the engine off before or clothing, immediately wash the therefore, such accessories are leaving the motorcycle unattended affected area with soap and water not recommended. and remove the key from the main and change your clothes.
  • Page 12: Description

    DESCRIPTION EAU10410 Left view 1. Front fork spring preload adjusting bolt (page 3-18) 9. Shock absorber assembly rebound damping force adjusting screw (page 3-20) 2. Front fork compression damping force adjusting screw (page 3-18) 10.Shift pedal (page 3-13) 3. Air filter element (page 6-12) 11.Idle adjusting screw (page 6-14) 4.
  • Page 13: Right View

    DESCRIPTION EAU10420 Right view 1. Owner’s tool kit (page 6-1) 9. Front fork rebound damping force adjusting screw (page 3-18) 2. Luggage strap holder (page 3-22) 10.Engine oil level check window (page 6-7) 3. Rider seat lock lever (page 3-16) 11.Brake pedal (page 3-13) 4.
  • Page 14: Controls And Instruments

    DESCRIPTION EAU10430 Controls and instruments 1. Clutch lever (page 3-12) 2. Left handlebar switches (page 3-11) 3. Main switch/steering lock (page 3-2) 4. Multi-function meter unit (page 3-6) 5. Right handlebar switches (page 3-11) 6. Throttle grip (page 6-14) 7. Brake lever (page 3-13)
  • Page 15: Instrument And Control Functions

    Do not expose any key to exces- a Yamaha dealer to have them re-reg- sively high temperatures. istered. Do not use the key with the red Do not place any key close to bow for driving.
  • Page 16: Main Switch/Steering Lock

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU10471 EAU36870 To lock the steering Main switch/steering lock All electrical circuits are supplied with power, the meter lighting, taillight, li- cense plate light and auxiliary lights come on, and the engine can be start- ed. The key cannot be removed. NOTE: The headlight comes on automatically when the engine is started and stays on...
  • Page 17: Indicator And Warning Lights

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS To unlock the steering EAU10941 EAU11003 (Parking) Indicator and warning lights The steering is locked, and the taillight, license plate light and auxiliary lights are on. The hazard lights and turn sig- nal lights can be turned on, but all other electrical systems are off.
  • Page 18 This indicator light comes on when the oil level warning light will flash ten high beam of the headlight is switched times, then go off for 2.5 seconds. If this occurs, have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle. EAU11250 Oil level warning light “...
  • Page 19 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Coolant Display Conditions What to do temperature Under 39 °C Message “Lo” is displayed. OK. Go ahead with riding. (Under 103 °F) 40–116 °C Temperature is displayed. OK. Go ahead with riding. (104–242 °F) Stop the vehicle and allow it to idle until 117–139 °C Temperature display flashes.
  • Page 20: Multi-Function Meter Unit

    This model is also equipped with a self- engine is defective. When this occurs, diagnosis device for the immobilizer have a Yamaha dealer check the self- system. (See page 3-6 for an explana- diagnosis system. (See page 3-6 for an tion of the self-diagnosis device.)
  • Page 21 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS a tachometer (which shows engine Tachometer Clock mode speed) an odometer (which shows the to- tal distance traveled) two tripmeters (which show the distance traveled since they were last set to zero) a fuel reserve tripmeter (which shows the distance traveled since the left segment of the fuel meter started flashing)
  • Page 22 When the fuel amount in the fuel tank for approximately 3 seconds. If this oc- decreases to 3.4 L (0.90 US gal) (0.75 curs, have a Yamaha dealer check the, the left segment of the fuel electrical circuit. meter will start flashing, and the odom-...
  • Page 23 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Coolant temperature mode Air intake temperature mode When the air intake temperature display is selected, “A” is displayed for one second, and then the air in- take temperature is displayed. Self-diagnosis device 1. Coolant temperature display 1.
  • Page 24 This function allows you to adjust the are defective, the immobilizer system Yamaha dealer and have the stan- brightness of the LCD and the tachom- indicator light will flash, and then the dard keys re-registered.
  • Page 25: Anti-Theft Alarm (Optional)

    EAU12344 Right Anti-theft alarm (optional) Handlebar switches This model can be equipped with an Left optional anti-theft alarm by a Yamaha dealer. Contact a Yamaha dealer for more information. 1. Engine stop switch “ ” 2. Start switch “ ”...
  • Page 26: Clutch Lever

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS position. To cancel the turn signal EAU12733 EAU12820 Hazard switch “ ” Clutch lever lights, push the switch in after it has re- With the key in the “ON” or “ ” posi- turned to the center position. tion, use this switch to turn on the haz- ard lights (simultaneous flashing of all EAU12500...
  • Page 27: Shift Pedal

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU12870 EAU26822 EAU12941 Shift pedal Brake lever Brake pedal The brake lever is located at the right handlebar grip. To apply the front brake, pull the lever toward the handle- bar grip. 1. Shift pedal 1. Brake pedal The shift pedal is located on the left The brake pedal is on the right side of side of the engine and is used in com-...
  • Page 28: Fuel Tank Cap

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU13070 EAU13220 Fuel tank cap NOTE: Fuel The fuel tank cap cannot be closed un- less the key is in the lock. In addition, the key cannot be removed if the cap is not properly closed and locked. EWA11090 WARNING Make sure that the fuel tank cap is...
  • Page 29: Fuel Tank Breather/Overflow Hose

    Your Yamaha engine has been de- signed to use regular unleaded gaso- line with a research octane number of 91 or higher. If knocking (or pinging) oc-...
  • Page 30: Catalytic Converter

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU13441 EAU39321 Catalytic converter Seats This vehicle is equipped with catalytic converters in the exhaust system. Passenger seat EWA10860 WARNING To remove the passenger seat 1. Insert the key into the seat lock, The exhaust system is hot after op- eration.
  • Page 31: Storage Compartment

    1. Insert the projection on the front of This storage compartment is designed the rider seat into the seat holder to hold an optional genuine Yamaha U- as shown, and then push the rear LOCK. (Other locks may not fit.) When of the seat down to lock it in place.
  • Page 32: Adjusting The Front Fork

    2. Strap front fork cap bolt. Always adjust both fork legs equal- 3. Yamaha U-LOCK (optional) ly, otherwise poor handling and loss When storing the owner’s manual or of stability may result. other documents in the storage com-...
  • Page 33 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS force and thereby harden the compres- Spring preload setting: NOTE: sion damping, turn the adjusting screw Minimum (soft): Be sure to perform this adjustment on in direction (a). To decrease the com- the right front fork leg. Standard: pression damping force and thereby soften the compression damping, turn...
  • Page 34: Adjusting The Shock Absorber Assembly

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU39340 To increase the spring preload and NOTE: Adjusting the shock absorber thereby harden the suspension, turn Although the total number of clicks of a assembly the adjusting ring in direction (a). To de- damping force adjusting mechanism This shock absorber assembly is crease the spring preload and thereby may not exactly match the above spec-...
  • Page 35 To obtain a precise ad- formance. justment, it would be advisable to check Always have a Yamaha dealer the number of clicks of the damping service the shock absorber. 1. Damping force adjusting screw force adjusting mechanism and to mod- ify the specifications as necessary.
  • Page 36: Luggage Strap Holders

    EAU41940 Luggage strap holders EXUP system passenger seat, unhook the straps This model is equipped with Yamaha’s from the hooks, and then install the EXUP (EXhaust Ultimate Power valve) seat with the straps hanging out from system. This system boosts engine under the passenger seat.
  • Page 37: Sidestand

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU15301 below and have a Yamaha dealer re- EAU15311 Sidestand Ignition circuit cut-off system pair it if it does not function proper- The sidestand is located on the left side The ignition circuit cut-off system (com- of the frame.
  • Page 38 5. Push the start switch. Does the engine start? The neutral switch may be defective. The motorcycle should not be ridden until checked by a Yamaha dealer. With the engine still running: 6. Move the sidestand up. 7. Keep the clutch lever pulled.
  • Page 39: Pre-Operation Checks

    PRE-OPERATION CHECKS EAU15591 The condition of a vehicle is the owner’s responsibility. Vital components can start to deteriorate quickly and unexpectedly, even if the vehicle remains unused (for example, as a result of exposure to the elements). Any damage, fluid leakage or loss of tire air pressure could have serious consequences.
  • Page 40: Pre-Operation Check List

    • If necessary, add recommended coolant to specified level. 6-10 • Check cooling system for leakage. • Check operation. • If soft or spongy, have Yamaha dealer bleed hydraulic system. • Check brake pads for wear. Front brake • Replace if necessary.
  • Page 41 • Make sure that operation is smooth. • Check cable free play. Throttle grip 6-14, 6-24 • If necessary, have Yamaha dealer adjust cable free play and lubricate cable and grip housing. • Make sure that operation is smooth. Control cables 6-23 •...
  • Page 42: Operation And Important Riding Points

    3-23. Yamaha dealer check the electrical cir- short time. Always make sure Never ride with the sidestand cuit. that there is adequate ventila- down.
  • Page 43: Shifting

    (e.g., 51, 52, 53), have a Yamaha and then check the engine oil dealer check the electrical cir- level and the vehicle for oil leak- cuit.
  • Page 44: Tips For Reducing Fuel Consumption

    OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS ECA10260 EAU16810 EAU16841 Tips for reducing fuel Engine break-in CAUTION: consumption There is never a more important period Even with the transmission in in the life of your engine than the period Fuel consumption depends largely on the neutral position, do not between 0 and 1600 km (1000 mi).
  • Page 45: Parking

    If any engine trouble should oc- may overturn. cur during the engine break-in ECA10380 period, immediately have a CAUTION: Yamaha dealer check the vehi- Never park in an area where there cle. are fire hazards such as grass or other flammable materials.
  • Page 46: Periodic Maintenance And Minor Repair

    If you are not familiar with mainte- certain maintenance work correctly. nance work, have a Yamaha dealer do it for you. NOTE: If you do not have the tools or experi- ence required for a particular job, have a Yamaha dealer perform it for you.
  • Page 47: Periodic Maintenance And Lubrication Chart

    The annual checks must be performed every year, except if a kilometer-based maintenance is performed in- stead. From 50000 km, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 10000 km. Items marked with an asterisk should be performed by a Yamaha dealer as they require special tools, data and technical skills. ODOMETER READING (× 1000 km)
  • Page 48 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR ODOMETER READING (× 1000 km) ANNUAL ITEM CHECK OR MAINTENANCE JOB CHECK • Check tread depth and for damage. • Replace if necessary. √ √ √ √ √ 10 * Tires • Check air pressure. •...
  • Page 49 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR ODOMETER READING (× 1000 km) ANNUAL ITEM CHECK OR MAINTENANCE JOB CHECK √ √ √ √ √ • Check coolant level and vehicle for coolant leakage. 24 * Cooling system • Change. Every 3 years Front and rear brake √...
  • Page 50 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR • Every two years replace the internal components of the brake master cylinders and calipers, and change the brake fluid. • Replace the brake hoses every four years and if cracked or damaged.
  • Page 51: Removing And Installing The Panel

    Do EAU19272 Panel A not attempt to diagnose such problems yourself. Instead, have a Yamaha deal- To remove the panel er check the vehicle. Remove the screw, and then pull out- If a spark plug shows signs of electrode ward on the areas shown.
  • Page 52: Engine Oil And Oil Filter Cartridge

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR Before installing a spark plug, the spark EAU19902 NOTE: Engine oil and oil filter plug gap should be measured with a If a torque wrench is not available when cartridge wire thickness gauge and, if necessary, installing a spark plug, a good estimate The engine oil level should be checked adjusted to specification.
  • Page 53 2. Oil filter cartridge NOTE: An oil filter wrench is available at a 1. Engine oil filler cap Yamaha dealer. 2. Engine oil level check window 1. Engine oil drain bolt 3. Maximum level mark 5. Apply a thin coat of engine oil to 4.
  • Page 54 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR Recommended engine oil: See page 8-1. Oil quantity: Without oil filter cartridge replace- ment: 2.90 L (3.07 US qt) (2.55 Imp.qt) With oil filter cartridge replacement: 3.10 L (3.28 US qt) (2.73 Imp.qt) ECA11620 CAUTION: 1.
  • Page 55: Coolant

    If the oil level warning light flickers EAU39083 or remains on, immediately turn the To check the coolant level engine off and have a Yamaha dealer 1. Place the vehicle on a level sur- 1. Coolant reservoir check the vehicle.
  • Page 56 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR If water has been added to the The coolant must be changed at the in- coolant, have a Yamaha dealer tervals specified in the periodic mainte- check the antifreeze content of nance and lubrication chart. Have a the coolant as soon as possible, Yamaha dealer change the coolant.
  • Page 57: Replacing The Air Filter Element

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU39361 Do not tilt or pull the fuel tank Replacing the air filter element too much, otherwise the fuel The air filter element should be re- hoses may come loose, which placed at the intervals specified in the could cause fuel leakage.
  • Page 58 If any fuel hose is dam- aged, do not start the engine but have a Yamaha dealer replace the hose, otherwise fuel may leak. 1. Air filter element Make sure that the fuel hoses 7.
  • Page 59: Adjusting The Engine Idling Speed

    Yamaha dealer make the adjustment. sary, have a Yamaha dealer adjust it. screw in direction (a). To decrease the engine idling speed, turn the screw in direction (b).
  • Page 60: Valve Clearance

    250 kPa (36 psi) (2.50 kgf/cm²) Rear: from occurring, the valve clearance regarding the specified tires. 290 kPa (42 psi) (2.90 kgf/cm²) must be adjusted by a Yamaha dealer 90–196 kg (198–432 lb): at the intervals specified in the periodic Tire air pressure Front: maintenance and lubrication chart.
  • Page 61 Tire information glass fragments in it, or if the sidewall is weight evenly on both sides. cracked, have a Yamaha dealer re- Adjust the suspension and tire place the tire immediately. air pressure with regard to the load.
  • Page 62 DUNLOP/D221G tires listed below have been ap- FRONT and REAR: proved this model Tire air valve: Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. TR412 Valve core: Always make sure that the valve #9100A (original) caps are securely installed to prevent air pressure leakage.
  • Page 63: Cast Wheels

    2. Remove the cowling. (See page fore each ride. If any damage is 6-12.) found, have a Yamaha dealer re- 3. Remove the fuel tank bolts, and place the wheel. Do not attempt then lift the fuel tank away from the even the smallest repair to the clutch lever free play adjusting nut.
  • Page 64: Adjusting The Rear Brake Light Switch

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU22270 EAU22390 Adjusting the rear brake light Checking the front and rear switch brake pads The front and rear brake pads must be checked for wear at the intervals spec- ified in the periodic maintenance and lubrication chart.
  • Page 65: Checking The Brake Fluid Level

    EAU39370 Before riding, check that the brake fluid Checking the brake fluid level touches the brake disc, have a Yamaha is above the minimum level mark and dealer replace the brake pads as a set. replenish if necessary. A low brake fluid...
  • Page 66: Changing The Brake Fluid

    EAU22760 Changing the brake fluid Drive chain slack ter the brake fluid reservoir when Have a Yamaha dealer change the The drive chain slack should be refilling. Water will significantly brake fluid at the intervals specified in checked before each ride and adjusted...
  • Page 67 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR 3. Tighten the locknuts, then the axle NOTE: nut to their specified torques. Using the alignment marks on each side of the swingarm, make sure that Tightening torques: both chain pullers are in the same posi- Locknut: tion for proper wheel alignment.
  • Page 68: Cleaning And Lubricating The Drive Chain

    If a cable is damaged wet areas. Service the drive chain as or does not move smoothly, have a follows. Yamaha dealer check or replace it. ECA10581 CAUTION: Recommended lubricant: Engine oil...
  • Page 69: Checking And Lubricating The Throttle Grip And Cable

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU23111 EAU23131 Recommended lubricant: Checking and lubricating the Checking and lubricating the Lithium-soap-based grease (all-pur- throttle grip and cable brake and shift pedals pose grease) The operation of the throttle grip should be checked before each ride. In addi- tion, the cable should be lubricated at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance chart.
  • Page 70: Checking And Lubricating The Brake And Clutch Levers

    EWA10730 WARNING If the sidestand does not move up and down smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer check or repair it. Recommended lubricant: The operation of the brake and clutch Lithium-soap-based grease (all-pur- levers should be checked before each...
  • Page 71: Checking The Front Fork

    Securely support the vehicle so that fork does not operate smoothly, damage and excessive oil leakage. there is no danger of it falling over. have a Yamaha dealer check or re- pair it. To check the operation 2. Hold the lower ends of the front 1.
  • Page 72: Checking The Wheel Bearings

    If there is play in the wheel hub or if the wheel does not turn smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer check the wheel bearings. 1. Positive battery terminal 2. Negative battery terminal 3.
  • Page 73 Storing a discharged battery can cause permanent To charge the battery battery damage. Have a Yamaha dealer charge the bat- To charge a sealed-type (MF) tery as soon as possible if it seems to battery, a special (constant-volt- have discharged. Keep in mind that the age) battery charger is required.
  • Page 74: Replacing The Fuses

    3. Turn the key to “ON” and turn on amperage. the electrical circuit in question to check if the device operates. 4. If the fuse immediately blows again, have a Yamaha dealer check the electrical system. 6-29...
  • Page 75: Replacing The Headlight Bulb

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU34380 EWA10790 Replacing the headlight bulb WARNING This model is equipped with a quartz Headlight bulbs get very hot. There- bulb headlight. If the headlight bulb fore, keep flammable products away burns out, replace it as follows. from a lit headlight bulb, and do not 1.
  • Page 76: Replacing The Tail/Brake Light Bulb

    6. Install the headlight unit by install- ing the bolts. 1. Screw 7. Have a Yamaha dealer adjust the 2. Remove the defective bulb by headlight beam if necessary. pushing it in and turning it counter- 1.
  • Page 77: Replacing The License Plate Light Bulb

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU24310 3. Remove the defective bulb by pull- EAU39381 Replacing the license plate Replacing an auxiliary light ing it out. light bulb bulb 4. Insert a new bulb into the socket. 1. Remove the license plate light unit This model is equipped with two auxil- 5.
  • Page 78: Supporting The Motorcycle

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU24350 Supporting the motorcycle Since this model is not equipped with a centerstand, follow these precautions when removing the front and rear wheel or performing other maintenance requiring the motorcycle to stand up- right. Check that the motorcycle is in a stable and level position before starting any maintenance.
  • Page 79: Front Wheel

    4. Remove the brake caliper on each To remove the front wheel side by removing the bolts. EWA10820 WARNING It is advisable to have a Yamaha dealer service the wheel. Securely support the motor- cycle so that there is no danger of it falling over.
  • Page 80: Rear Wheel

    2. Insert the wheel axle. EWA10820 3. Lower the front wheel so that it is WARNING on the ground. It is advisable to have a Yamaha 4. Install the brake calipers by install- dealer service the wheel. ing the bolts. Securely support the motor-...
  • Page 81 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR 2. Lift the rear wheel off the ground Make sure that there is enough according to the procedure on space between the brake pads be- page 6-33. fore installing the wheel. 3. Remove the axle nut. 4.
  • Page 82: Troubleshooting

    The following troubleshooting charts represent quick and easy procedures for checking these vital systems your- self. However, should your motorcycle require any repair, take it to a Yamaha dealer, whose skilled technicians have the necessary tools, experience, and know-how to service the motorcycle properly.
  • Page 83: Troubleshooting Charts

    Remove the spark plugs and check the electrodes. The engine does not start. Have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle. Check the battery. 4. Battery The engine turns over The battery is good.
  • Page 84 Start the engine. If the engine overheats again, have a The coolant level Yamaha dealer check and repair the cooling system. is OK. NOTE: If coolant is not available, tap water can be temporarily used instead, provided that it is changed to the recommended coolant as soon as possible.
  • Page 85: Motorcycle Care And Storage

    MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE EAU26011 ucts onto seals, gaskets, sprock- cleaning products, solvent or Care ets, the drive chain and wheel thinner, fuel (gasoline), rust re- While the open design of a motorcycle axles. Always rinse the dirt and de- movers or inhibitors, brake flu- reveals the attractiveness of the tech- greaser off with water.
  • Page 86 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE After normal use ECA10790 5. Use spray oil as a universal clean- CAUTION: Remove dirt with warm water, a mild er to remove any remaining dirt. detergent, and a soft, clean sponge, 6. Touch up minor paint damage Do not use warm water since it in- and then rinse thoroughly with clean caused by stones, etc.
  • Page 87: Storage

    CAUTION: NOTE: the spark plugs, and then place Storing the motorcycle in a Consult a Yamaha dealer for advice on the spark plugs on the cylinder poorly ventilated room or cover- what products to use. head so that the electrodes are ing it with a tarp, while it is still grounded.
  • Page 88 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE 4. Lubricate all control cables and the pivoting points of all levers and pedals as well as of the side- stand/centerstand. 5. Check and, if necessary, correct the tire air pressure, and then lift the motorcycle so that both of its wheels are off the ground.
  • Page 89: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS Dimensions: Engine oil: Fuel: Overall length: Type: Recommended fuel: 2140 mm (84.3 in) SAE10W30 or SAE10W40 or SAE15W40 Regular unleaded gasoline only Overall width: or SAE20W40 or SAE20W50 Fuel tank capacity: 770 mm (30.3 in) 18.0 L (4.76 US gal) (3.96 Overall height: Fuel reserve amount: -20 -10...
  • Page 90 SPECIFICATIONS Gear ratio: Manufacturer/model: Rear wheel: 1st: MICHELIN/Pilot Road D Wheel type: 38/15 (2.533) Manufacturer/model: Cast wheel 2nd: DUNLOP/D221G Rim size: 33/16 (2.063) Loading: 17M/C x MT6.00 3rd: Maximum load: Front brake: 37/21 (1.762) 196 kg (432 lb) Type: 4th: (Total weight of rider, passenger, cargo and Dual disc brake 35/23 (1.522)
  • Page 91 SPECIFICATIONS Electrical system: Turn signal indicator light: Ignition system: Coolant temperature warning light: Transistorized coil ignition (digital) Charging system: Engine trouble warning light: AC magneto Battery: Immobilizer system indicator light: Model: YTZ14S Fuses: Voltage, capacity: Main fuse: 12 V, 11.2 Ah 50.0 A Headlight: Headlight fuse:...
  • Page 92: Consumer Information

    Record the key identification number, vehicle identification number and mod- el label information in the spaces pro- vided below for assistance when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer or for reference in case the vehi- cle is stolen. KEY IDENTIFICATION NUMBER: 1.
  • Page 93 1. Model label The model label is affixed to the frame under the rider seat. (See page 3-16.) Record the information on this label in the space provided. This information will be needed when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer.
  • Page 94 INDEX Air filter element, replacing ....6-12 Front and rear brake pads, Oil level warning light ......3-4 Anti-theft alarm (optional)...... 3-11 checking ..........6-19 Auxiliary light bulb, replacing ....6-32 Front fork, adjusting......3-18 Panel, removing and installing ....6-6 Front fork, checking ......
  • Page 95 INDEX Tires............6-15 Tool kit ............ 6-1 Troubleshooting........6-37 Troubleshooting charts ......6-38 Turn signal indicator lights ...... 3-3 Turn signal light bulb, replacing.... 6-31 Turn signal switch......... 3-11 Valve clearance ........6-15 Vehicle identification number....9-1 Wheel bearings, checking ....6-27 Wheel (front) .........