Read this manual carefully before operating this vehicle. OWNER’S MANUAL FZ1-N FZ1-NA 1EC-28199-E1...
Read this manual carefully before operating this vehicle. This manual should stay with this vehicle if it is sold. YAMAHA MOTOR ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 1450-6, Mori, Mori-machi, Shuchi-gun, Shizuoka-ken, 437-0292 Japan DECLARATION of CONFORMITY Company: YAMAHA MOTOR ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. Address: 1450-6, Mori, Mori-Machi, Shuchi-gun, Shizuoka-Ken, 437-0292 Japan Hereby declare that the product: Kind of equipment: IMMOBILIZER...
Yamaha a reputation for dependability. Please take the time to read this manual thoroughly, so as to enjoy all advantages of your FZ1-N/FZ1-NA. The Owner’s Man- ual does not only instruct you in how to operate, inspect and maintain your motorcycle, but also in how to safeguard yourself and others from trouble and injury.
IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION EAU10133 Particularly important information is distinguished in this manual by the following notations: This is the safety alert symbol. It is used to alert you to potential personal injury hazards. Obey all safety messages that follow this symbol to avoid possible injury or death.
..6-27 Seats ..........3-19 Checking the spark plugs ....6-9 Checking and lubricating Storage compartment (FZ1-N) ..3-21 Engine oil and oil filter cartridge ... 6-10 the brake and shift pedals ..6-27 Adjusting the front fork ....3-21 Coolant .........
TABLE OF CONTENTS Checking and lubricating SPECIFICATIONS ......8-1 the sidestand ......6-29 Checking the front fork ....6-29 CONSUMER INFORMATION .... 9-1 Checking the steering ....6-30 Identification numbers ....9-1 Checking the wheel bearings ..6-30 Battery ..........6-30 Replacing the fuses ......6-32 Replacing the headlight bulb ..6-34 Replacing the tail/brake light bulb ...........6-35...
SAFETY INFORMATION EAU10289 Safe Riding • Ride where other motorists can Perform the pre-operation checks each see you. Avoid riding in another time you use the vehicle to make sure it motorist’s blind spot. Be a Responsible Owner is in safe operating condition. Failure to ●...
SAFETY INFORMATION ● ● due to excessive speed or under- This motorcycle is designed for on- A passenger should also observe cornering (insufficient lean angle road use only. It is not suitable for the above precautions. for the speed). off-road use. •...
Yamaha accessories, which are avail- ● Shifting weights can create a sud- accessories to your motorcycle. Use able only from a Yamaha dealer, have den imbalance. Make sure that ac- extra care when riding a motorcycle been designed, tested, and approved cessories and cargo are securely that has added cargo or accessories.
SAFETY INFORMATION modifications not specifically recom- clearance or cornering clearance, tor and may limit control ability, mended by Yamaha, even if sold and limit suspension travel, steering therefore, such accessories are installed by a Yamaha dealer. travel or control operation, or ob- not recommended.
SAFETY INFORMATION ● Check that the fuel cock (if equipped) is in the “OFF” position and that there are no fuel leaks. ● Point the front wheel straight ahead on the trailer or in the truck bed, and choke it in a rail to pre- vent movement.
● the vehicle along with all three keys to 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.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ● Keep other immobilizer system EAU10472 EAU36870 Main switch/steering lock keys away from the main switch All electrical circuits are supplied with as they may cause signal inter- power, the meter lighting, taillight, li- ference. cense plate light and auxiliary lights come on, and the engine can be start- ed.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU10683 To unlock the steering ECA11020 LOCK NOTICE The steering is locked, and all electrical Do not use the parking position for systems are off. The key can be re- an extended length of time, other- moved.
The oil level warning high beam of the headlight is switched light will flash ten times, then go off for 2.5 seconds. If this occurs, have a Yamaha dealer check the EAU11254 vehicle. Oil level warning light “ ”...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ECA10021 NOTICE Do not continue to operate the en- gine if it is overheating. ● For radiator-fan-equipped vehi- cles, the radiator fan(s) automati- cally switch on or off according to the coolant temperature in the ra- diator.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Display Conditions What to do Under 39 °C Message “Lo” is displayed. OK. Go ahead with riding. (Under 103 °F) 40–116 °C Coolant temperature is dis- OK. Go ahead with riding. (104–242 °F) played. Stop the vehicle and allow it to idle until 117–134 °C Coolant temperature flashes.
If this oc- tem reverts to conventional braking. circuit. curs, have a Yamaha dealer check the Therefore, be careful not to cause When the key is turned to “OFF” and 30 self-diagnosis system. (See page 3-11...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ● EAU3942H multi-function meter unit For the U.K. only: To switch the Multi-function meter unit equipped with the following: speedometer and odometer/trip- ● a speedometer meter displays between kilometers ● a tachometer and miles, press the “SELECT” ●...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ECA10031 2. Push the “SELECT” button and Push the “SELECT” button to switch NOTICE “RESET” button together for at the display between the odometer least two seconds. mode “ODO” and the tripmeter modes Do not operate the engine in the ta- 3.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Fuel meter mately 3 seconds. If this occurs, have a Air intake temperature mode Yamaha dealer check the electrical cir- cuit. Coolant temperature mode 1. Fuel meter 1. Air intake temperature display The fuel meter indicates the amount of The air intake temperature display indi- fuel in the fuel tank.
If a problem is detected in the immobi- Self-diagnosis device Yamaha dealer and have the stan- lizer system circuits, the immobilizer dard keys re-registered. system indicator light will flash and the ECA11590 display will indicate an error code.
This model can be equipped with an 5. Push the “SELECT” button to con- optional anti-theft alarm by a Yamaha firm the selected brightness level. dealer. Contact a Yamaha dealer for The display will return to the prior more information.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU12349 Right position. To cancel the turn signal Handlebar switches lights, push the switch in after it has re- turned to the center position. Left EAU12500 Horn switch “ ” Press this switch to sound the horn. EAU12660 Engine stop switch “...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU12733 EAU12820 EAU12871 Clutch lever Shift pedal Hazard switch “ ” With the key in the “ON” or “ ” posi- tion, use this switch to turn on the haz- ard lights (simultaneous flashing of all turn signal lights).
Brake lever Brake pedal ABS (for ABS models) The brake lever is located at the right The Yamaha ABS (Anti-lock Brake handlebar grip. To apply the front System) features a dual electronic con- brake, pull the lever toward the handle- trol system, which acts on the front and bar grip.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU13221 Fuel The fuel tank cap cannot be closed un- Make sure there is sufficient gasoline in less the key is in the lock. In addition, the tank. the key cannot be removed if the cap is EWA10881 WARNING not properly closed and locked.
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- curs, use a gasoline of a different brand or premium unleaded fuel.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU13445 ECA10701 EAU39324 Catalytic converters Seats NOTICE This vehicle is equipped with catalytic Use only unleaded gasoline. The use converters in the exhaust system. Passenger seat of leaded gasoline will cause unre- EWA10862 pairable damage to the catalytic WARNING To remove the passenger seat converter.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Make sure that the seats are properly secured before riding. 1. Rider seat lock lever 2. Remove the key. To install the rider seat Rider seat 1. Insert the projection on the front of the rider seat into the seat holder To remove the rider seat as shown, and then push the rear 1.
To increase the spring preload and This storage compartment is designed hicle. thereby harden the suspension, turn to hold an optional genuine Yamaha the adjusting bolt on each fork leg in di- CYCLELOK. (Other locks may not fit.) rection (a). To decrease the spring pre-...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS load thereby soften Spring preload setting: suspension, turn the adjusting bolt on Minimum (soft): each fork leg in direction (b). Standard: Maximum (hard): Rebound damping force The rebound damping force is adjusted 1. Rebound damping force adjusting screw on the right front fork leg only.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS pression damping force and thereby EAU39345 Adjusting the shock absorber soften the compression damping, turn Although the total number of clicks of a assembly the adjusting screw in direction (b). damping force adjusting mechanism This shock absorber assembly is may not exactly match the above spec- equipped with a spring preload adjust- Be sure to perform this adjustment on...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Rebound damping force To increase the rebound damping force To obtain a precise adjustment, it is ad- and thereby harden the rebound damp- visable to check the actual total number ing, turn the adjusting screw in direction of clicks or turns of the damping force (a).
EAU41941 EAU15305 this system regularly and have a EXUP system Sidestand Yamaha dealer repair it if it does not This model is equipped with Yamaha’s The sidestand is located on the left side function properly. EXUP (EXhaust Ultimate Power valve) of the frame.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU44892 Ignition circuit cut-off system The ignition circuit cut-off system (com- prising the sidestand switch, clutch switch and neutral switch) has the fol- lowing functions. ● It prevents starting when the trans- mission is in gear and the side- stand is up, but the clutch lever is not pulled.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS WARNING With the engine turned off: 1. Move the sidestand down. If a malfunction is noted, have a Yamaha 2. Make sure that the engine stop switch is set to “ ”. dealer check the system before riding.
• If necessary, add recommended coolant to specified level. 6-13 • 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.
• Make sure that operation is smooth. • Check throttle grip free play. Throttle grip 6-17, 6-27 • If necessary, have Yamaha dealer adjust throttle grip free play and lubricate cable and grip housing. • Make sure that operation is smooth. Control cables 6-27 •...
• Tighten if necessary. Instruments, lights, signals • Check operation. — and switches • Correct if necessary. • Check operation of ignition circuit cut-off system. Sidestand switch 3-26 • If system is not working correctly, have Yamaha dealer check vehicle.
The neutral indicator quate lubrication may damage light should come on. If not, ask a the transmission. 1. Shift pedal Yamaha dealer to check the elec- 2. Neutral position ● Always use the clutch while trical circuit. changing gears to avoid damag- Shifting gears lets you control the 3.
OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS EAU17213 Parking When parking, stop the engine, and then remove the key from the main switch. EWA10311 WARNING ● Since the engine and exhaust system can become very hot, park in a place where pedestri- ans or children are not likely to touch them and be burned.
– possibly leading to pending on the weather, terrain, geo- that is certified (if applicable). Yamaha death. See page 1-2 for more in- graphical location, and individual use, dealers are trained and equipped to...
● From 50000 km (30000 mi), repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 10000 km (6000 mi). ● Items marked with an asterisk should be performed by a Yamaha dealer as they require special tools, data and technical skills. EAU46910 Periodic maintenance chart for the emission control system...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU1770C General maintenance and lubrication chart ODOMETER READING ANNUAL ITEM CHECK OR MAINTENANCE JOB 1000 km 10000 km 20000 km 30000 km 40000 km CHECK (600 mi) (6000 mi) (12000 mi) (18000 mi) (24000 mi) √ Air filter element •...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT ODOMETER READING ANNUAL ITEM CHECK OR MAINTENANCE JOB 1000 km 10000 km 20000 km 30000 km 40000 km CHECK (600 mi) (6000 mi) (12000 mi) (18000 mi) (24000 mi) • Check chain slack, alignment and condition. Every 1000 km (600 mi) and after washing the motorcycle, riding in the rain or Drive chain •...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT ODOMETER READING ANNUAL ITEM CHECK OR MAINTENANCE JOB 1000 km 10000 km 20000 km 30000 km 40000 km CHECK (600 mi) (6000 mi) (12000 mi) (18000 mi) (24000 mi) Rear suspension re- lay arm and con- √...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU18680 ● Air filter • This model’s air filter is equipped with a disposable oil-coated paper element, which must not be cleaned with com- pressed air to avoid damaging it. • The air filter element needs to be replaced more frequently when riding in unusually wet or dusty areas. ●...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU18741 To install the cowling Removing and installing the Place the cowling in the original posi- cowling and panel tion, and then install the bolts. The cowling and panel shown need to be removed to perform some of the EAU19281 Panel A maintenance jobs described in this...
Do not attempt to diagnose wipe off any grime from the spark plug such problems yourself. Instead, have threads. a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle. If a spark plug shows signs of electrode Tightening torque: Spark plug: erosion and excessive carbon or other 13 Nm (1.3 m·kgf, 9.4 ft·lbf)
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU49791 FZ1-N Engine oil and oil filter car- If a torque wrench is not available when tridge installing a spark plug, a good estimate The engine oil level should be checked of the correct torque is 1/4–1/2 turn before each ride.
An oil filter wrench is available at a of the recommended type to raise Yamaha dealer. it to the correct level. 7. Apply a thin coat of clean engine oil to the O-ring of the new oil filter To change the engine oil (with or cartridge.
9. Install the engine oil drain bolt and ● In order to prevent clutch slip- off and have a Yamaha dealer check its new gasket, and then tighten page (since the engine oil also the vehicle.
If water has been and lubrication chart. added to the coolant, have a Yamaha dealer check the anti- EAU39087 freeze content of the coolant as To check the coolant level soon as possible, otherwise the 1.
Have a periodic maintenance and lubrication Yamaha dealer change the coolant. chart. Replace the air filter element WARNING! Never attempt to remove more frequently if you are riding in un- the radiator cap when the engine is usually wet or dusty areas.
If any fuel hose is damaged, do not start the engine but have a Yamaha dealer replace the hose, other- wise fuel may leak, creating a 1. Air filter element 5.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT FZ1-NA 12. Install the rider seat. EAU34301 Adjusting the engine idling speed The engine idling speed must be checked and, if necessary, adjusted as follows at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance and lubrication chart. The engine should be warm before making this adjustment.
If the specified idling speed cannot be from occurring, the valve clearance obtained as described above, have a must be adjusted by a Yamaha dealer Yamaha dealer make the adjustment. at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance and lubrication chart.
250 kPa (2.50 kgf/cm², 36 psi) Rear: the specified tires. 290 kPa (2.90 kgf/cm², 42 psi) FZ1-N 90–196 kg (198–432 lb) Tire air pressure FZ1-NA 90–189 kg (198–417 lb): The tire air pressure should be checked Front: and, if necessary, adjusted before each 250 kPa (2.50 kgf/cm², 36 psi)
After extensive tests, only the tires list- cle with excessively worn tires ed below have been approved for this decreases riding stability and model by Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. can lead to loss of control. ● The replacement of all wheel...
“broken in”. Therefore, it is ad- er damage before each ride. If any visable before doing any high- damage is found, have a Yamaha speed riding to ride conserva- dealer replace the wheel. Do not tively for approximately 100 km attempt even the smallest repair to (60 mi) after installing a new tire.
Yamaha dealer check the internal clutch mechanism. 1. No brake lever free play There should be no free play at the brake lever end. If there is free play, have a Yamaha dealer inspect the brake system.
EAU43112 Rear brake (FZ1-N) Checking the brake fluid level touches the brake disc, have a Yamaha Before riding, check that the brake fluid dealer replace the brake pads as a set. is above the minimum level mark.
EAU22731 Specified brake fluid: Changing the brake fluid clog the ABS hydraulic unit DOT 4 Have a Yamaha dealer change the valves. brake fluid at the intervals specified in EWA16010 ECA17640 the TIP after the periodic maintenance...
EAU34317 2. Shift the transmission into the neu- To adjust the drive chain slack tral position. Consult a Yamaha dealer before ad- 3. Measure the drive chain slack as justing the drive chain slack. shown. 1. Loosen the axle nut and the lock- nut on each side of the swingarm.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU23025 may contain substances that Tightening torques: Cleaning and lubricating the could damage O-rings. Axle nut: drive chain 150 Nm (15 m·kgf, 108 ft·lbf) [ECA11111] The drive chain must be cleaned and Locknut: 16 Nm (1.6 m·kgf, 12 ft·lbf) lubricated at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance and lubrica- 4.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU23143 Recommended lubricant: Recommended lubricants: Checking and lubricating the Lithium-soap-based grease Brake lever: brake and clutch levers Silicone grease The operation of the brake and clutch Clutch lever: Lithium-soap-based grease levers should be checked before each ride, and the lever pivots should be lu- bricated if necessary.
If any free (Valve Regulated Lead Acid) battery. the wheel bearings. play can be felt, have a Yamaha There is no need to check the electro- dealer check or repair the steering. lyte or to add distilled water. However, the battery lead connections need to be checked and, if necessary, tightened.
To charge the battery once a month and fully charge it if Have a Yamaha dealer charge the bat- necessary. tery as soon as possible if it seems to 3. Fully charge the battery before in- have discharged.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU43133 FZ1-N FZ1-NA Replacing the fuses The main fuse, the fuel injection system fuse, and the fuse boxes, which contain the fuses for the individual circuits, are located under the rider seat. (See page 3-19.) FZ1-N 1.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT FZ1-NA 2. Unhook the battery band, and then 4. Remove the blown fuse, and then remove the battery cover. install a new fuse of the specified amperage. WARNING! Do not use a fuse of a higher amperage rating than recommended to avoid causing extensive dam- age to the electrical system and...
6. Install the headlight unit by install- socket (together with the bulb) by ing the bolts. turning it counterclockwise. 7. Have a Yamaha dealer adjust the headlight beam if necessary. 1. Headlight coupler 2. Headlight bulb cover 3. Unhook the headlight bulb holder, and then remove the burnt-out bulb.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU24204 EAU24313 Replacing a turn signal light Replacing the license plate bulb light bulb 1. Remove the turn signal light lens 1. Remove the license plate light unit by removing the screw. by removing the screws. 1.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU39384 Replacing an auxiliary light bulb This model is equipped with two auxil- iary lights. If an auxiliary light bulb burns out, replace it as follows. 1. Remove the headlight unit by re- moving the bolts on each side. 1.
EWA14840 WARNING when removing the front and rear wheel or performing other maintenance For the ABS model, have a Yamaha requiring the motorcycle to stand up- dealer remove and install the wheel. right. Check that the motorcycle is in a...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT Make sure that there is enough space between the brake pads before install- ing the brake calipers onto the brake discs. 5. Install the brake hose holders by installing the bolt and nut. 6. Tighten the brake caliper bolts to the specified torque.
Locknut: self. However, should your motorcycle 16 Nm (1.6 m·kgf, 12 ft·lbf) 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.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT heaters or furnaces. Gasoline or gasoline vapors can ignite or ex- plode, causing severe injury or property damage. 6-42...
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.
Start the engine. If the engine overheats again, have a The coolant level Yamaha dealer check and repair the cooling system. is OK. 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.
Some models are equipped with ble. Rust and corrosion can develop matte colored finished parts. Be Cleaning sure to consult a Yamaha dealer for even if high-quality components are ECA10772 advice on what products to use be- used. A rusty exhaust pipe may go un-...
MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE off any detergent residue using Test the product on a small hid- plenty of water, as it is harmful den part of the windshield to Salt sprayed on roads in the winter may to plastic parts. make sure that it does not leave remain well into spring.
WARNING ing it with a tarp, while it is still ● Contaminants on the brakes or tires Consult a Yamaha dealer for ad- wet, will allow water and humid- can cause loss of control. vice on what products to use.
MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE 2. Fill up the fuel tank and add fuel e. Remove the spark plug caps stabilizer (if available) to prevent from the spark plugs, and then Make any necessary repairs before the fuel tank from rusting and the install the spark plugs and the storing the motorcycle.
Record the vehicle identification num- ber and model label information in the spaces provided below for assistance when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer or for reference in case the vehicle is stolen. VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER: 1. Vehicle identification number 1.
Immobilizer system indicator light ...3-7 Storage ........... 7-3 Cowling and panel, Indicator lights and warning lights ...3-4 Storage compartment (FZ1-N)....3-21 removing and installing......6-8 Supporting the motorcycle ....6-38 License plate light bulb, replacing ..6-36 Dimmer switch ........3-13 Luggage strap holders ......3-25...
INDEX Throttle grip and cable, checking and lubricating ..... 6-27 Throttle grip free play, checking.... 6-17 Tires ............6-18 Tool kit ............ 6-2 Troubleshooting ........6-41 Troubleshooting charts ......6-43 Turn signal indicator lights ...... 3-4 Turn signal light bulb, replacing .... 6-36 Turn signal switch .........
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