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OWNER'S MANUAL
XVS1100AWR(C)
XVS1100ATR(C)
LIT-11626-16-46
5KS-28199-10

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  • Page 1 OWNER’S MANUAL XVS1100AWR(C) XVS1100ATR(C) LIT-11626-16-46 5KS-28199-10...
  • Page 2 EAU03438...
  • Page 3 EAU00002 Congratulations on your purchase of the Yamaha XVS1100AW(C)/XVS1100AT(C). This model is the result of Yamaha’s vast experience in the production of fine sport- ing, touring, and pacesetting racing machines. It represents the high degree of craftsmanship and reliability that have made Yamaha a leader in these fields.
  • Page 4 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

    IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION EW000000 WARNING PLEASE READ THIS MANUAL AND THE “YOU AND YOUR MOTORCYCLE: RIDING TIPS” BOOKLET CAREFULLY AND COMPLETELY BEFORE OPERATING THIS MOTOR- CYCLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO OPERATE THIS MOTORCYCLE UNTIL YOU HAVE AT- TAINED ADEQUATE KNOWLEDGE OF ITS CONTROLS AND OPERATING FEATURES AND UNTIL YOU HAVE BEEN TRAINED IN SAFE AND PROPER RIDING TECHNIQUES.
  • Page 6 IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION AFFIX DEALER LABEL HERE EAU04247 XVS1100AWR(C)/XVS1100ATR(C) OWNER’S MANUAL ©2002 by Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. 1st edition, November 2002 All rights reserved. Any reprinting or unauthorized use without the written permission of Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. is expressly prohibited.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    EAU00009 TABLE OF CONTENTS 1 SAFETY INFORMATION 2 DESCRIPTION 3 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 4 PRE-OPERATION CHECKS 5 OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS 6 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR 7 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE 8 SPECIFICATIONS 9 CONSUMER INFORMATION INDEX...
  • Page 8: Safety Information

    SAFETY INFORMATION Safe riding ..................1-1 Protective apparel ................1-3 Modifications ..................1-3 Loading and accessories ..............1-3 Gasoline and exhaust gas..............1-5 Location of important labels .............. 1-7...
  • Page 9: Safe Riding

    S AFETY INFORMATION EAU03633 MOTORCYCLES ARE SINGLE TRACK VEHICLES. THEIR SAFE USE AND OPERATION ARE DEPENDENT UPON THE USE OF PROPER RIDING TECHNIQUES AS WELL AS THE EXPERTISE OF THE OPERATOR. EVERY OPERATOR SHOULD KNOW THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS BEFORE RIDING THIS MOTORCYCLE. HE OR SHE SHOULD: 1.
  • Page 10: Safety Information

    SAFETY INFORMATION 4. Many motorcycle accidents involve inexperienced operators. In fact, many operators who have been involved in accidents do not even have a current motorcycle license. a. Make sure that you are qualified and that you only lend your motorcycle to other qualified opera- tors.
  • Page 11: Protective Apparel

    6. Passengers should also observe the precautions mentioned above. Modifications Modifications made to this motorcycle not approved by Yamaha, or the removal of original equipment, may render the motorcycle unsafe for use and may cause severe personal injury. Modifications may also make your motorcycle illegal to use.
  • Page 12 Genuine Yamaha accessories have been specifically designed for use on this motorcycle. Since Yamaha cannot test all other accessories that may be available, you must personally be responsible for the proper selection, installation and use of non-Yamaha accessories. Use extreme caution when selecting and installing any accessories.
  • Page 13: Gasoline And Exhaust Gas

    SAFETY INFORMATION a. Accessories fitted to the handlebar or the front fork area can create instability due to improper weight distribution or aerodynamic changes. If accessories are added to the handlebar or front fork area, they must be as lightweight as possible and should be kept to a minimum. b.
  • Page 14 SAFETY INFORMATION a. The engine and exhaust system may be hot, therefore, park the motorcycle in a place where pe- destrians or children are not likely to touch these hot areas. b. Do not park the motorcycle on a slope or soft ground, otherwise it may fall over. c.
  • Page 15: Location Of Important Labels

    SAFETY INFORMATION EAU02977 Location of important labels Please read the following important labels carefully before operating this motorcycle.
  • Page 16 SAFETY INFORMATION California only...
  • Page 17: Description

    DESCRIPTION Left view ..................... 2-1 Right view................... 2-2 Controls and instruments ..............2-3...
  • Page 18: Left View

    D ESCRIPTION EAU00026 Left view 1. Shift pedal (page 3-5) 2. Fuel cock (page 3-8) 3. Shock absorber assembly spring preload adjusting ring (page 3-14) 4. Helmet holder (page 3-11) 5. Storage compartment (page 3-11) 6. Owner’s tool kit (page 6-1) 7.
  • Page 19: Right View

    DESCRIPTION Right view 9. Battery (page 6-28) 10. Main fuse (page 6-30) 11. Main switch/steering lock (page 3-1) 12. Air filter element (page 6-14) 13. Brake pedal (page 3-5)
  • Page 20: Controls And Instruments

    DESCRIPTION Controls and instruments 1. Clutch lever (page 3-4) 2. Left handlebar switches (page 3-3) 3. Starter (choke) lever (page 3-9) 4. Speedometer unit (page 3-3) 5. Fuel tank cap (page 3-6) 6. Right handlebar switches (page 3-4) 7. Throttle grip (page 6-15) 8.
  • Page 21: Instrument And Control Functions

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Main switch/steering lock ..............3-1 Indicator and warning lights .............. 3-2 Speedometer unit ................3-3 Handlebar switches ................3-3 Clutch lever ..................3-4 Shift pedal ..................3-5 Brake lever ..................3-5 Brake pedal ..................3-5 Fuel tank cap ..................3-6 Fuel ....................
  • Page 22: Main Switch/Steering Lock

    I NSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU00027 1. Push. 2. Turn. EAU00029 EAU00040 Main switch/steering lock LOCK EW000016 The steering is locked, and all electrical WARNING The main switch/steering lock controls systems are off. The key can be re- the ignition and lighting systems, and is Never turn the key to “OFF”...
  • Page 23: Indicator And Warning Lights

    When this oc- or deceleration, but this is not a mal- curs, have a Yamaha dealer check the function. self-diagnosis system. The electrical circuit of the warning light...
  • Page 24: Speedometer Unit

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 1. “TRIP” button 1. Dimmer switch “ ” 2. Odometer/trip meter 2. Horn switch “ ” To reset the tripmeter, select it by 3. Turn signal switch “ ” EAU03193 pushing the “TRIP” button, and then Speedometer unit EAU00118 push the “TRIP”...
  • Page 25: Clutch Lever

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU04218 Turn signal switch “ ” To signal a right-hand turn, push this switch to “ ”. To signal a left-hand turn, push this switch to “ ”. When released, the switch returns to the cen- ter position.
  • Page 26: Shift Pedal

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 1. Shift pedal 1. Brake lever 1. Brake pedal EAU01215 EAU00158 EAU00162 Shift pedal Brake lever Brake pedal The shift pedal is located on the left The brake lever is located at the right The brake pedal is on the right side of side of the engine and is used in com- handlebar grip.
  • Page 27: Fuel Tank Cap

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS To install the fuel tank cap 1. Insert the fuel tank cap into the tank opening with the key inserted in the lock and with the “ ” mark facing forward. 2. Turn the key counterclockwise to the original position, remove it, and then close the lock cover.
  • Page 28: Fuel

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU00185 Your Yamaha engine has been de- CAUTION: signed to use regular unleaded gaso- Immediately wipe off spilled fuel line with a pump octane number with a clean, dry, soft cloth, since [(R+M)/2] of 86 or higher, or a research fuel may deteriorate painted surfac- octane number of 91 or higher.
  • Page 29: Fuel Cock

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS OFF: closed position ON: normal position RES: reserve position 1. Pointed end positioned over “OFF” 1. Pointed end positioned over “ON” 1. Pointed end positioned over “RES” EAU02969 Fuel cock With the fuel cock lever in this position, This indicates reserve.
  • Page 30: Starter (Choke) Lever

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ECA00038 CAUTION: Do not use the starter (choke) for more than 3 minutes as the exhaust pipe may discolor from excessive heat. In addition, extended use of the starter (choke) will cause after- burning. If this occurs, turn off the starter (choke).
  • Page 31 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 1. Projection 1. Bolt 1. Projection (× 2) 2. Seat holder 2. Seat holder (× 2) Rider seat To install the passenger seat To install the rider seat To remove the rider seat Insert the projection on the front of the 1.
  • Page 32: Helmet Holder

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 1. Helmet holder 1. Storage compartment cover 1. Storage compartment lock 2. Storage compartment lock cover To open the storage compartment EAU00260 Helmet holder EAU01869 1. Slide the lock cover open, insert Storage compartment To open the helmet holder, insert the the key into the lock, and then turn The storage compartment is located on key into the lock, and then turn the key...
  • Page 33 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 1. Storage compartment cover 1. Storage compartment cover 2. Pull the storage compartment cov- To close the storage compartment er out as shown. 1. Place the storage compartment cover in its original position as shown. 2. Turn the key counterclockwise, re- move it, and then close the lock cover.
  • Page 34: Adjusting The Shock Absorber Assembly

    INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU03194 Adjusting the shock absorber assembly The shock absorber assembly is locat- ed under the rider seat and is equipped with a spring preload adjusting ring. EC000015 CAUTION: Never attempt to turn an adjusting 1. Quick fastener (× 3) 1.
  • Page 35 INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS CI-10E Setting Minimum (soft) Standard Maximum (hard) 6. Install the mudguard and ignitor unit panel by installing the quick fasteners. 1. Quick fastener (× 3) 1. Position indicator 2. Mudguard 2. Spring preload adjusting ring 3. Special wrench 4.
  • Page 36: Luggage Strap Holders

    7. Install the rider seat. Do not deform or damage the gas cylinder in any way, as this will result in poor damping per- formance. Always have a Yamaha dealer service the shock absorber. 3-15...
  • Page 37: Sidestand

    It cuts the running engine when check this system regularly as de- the transmission is in gear and the scribed below and have a Yamaha sidestand is moved down. dealer repair it if it does not function Periodically check the operation of the properly.
  • 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 Pre-operation check list ..............4-1...
  • Page 40: Pre-Operation Check List

    • Check vehicle for oil leakage. Final gear oil • Check vehicle for oil leakage. 6-12–6-13 • Check operation. • If soft or spongy, have Yamaha dealer bleed hydraulic system. • Check lever free play. Front brake • Adjust if necessary. 6-19–6-20, 6-22–6-23 •...
  • Page 41 • Make sure that operation is smooth. • Check cable free play. Throttle grip 6-15, 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 6-24 •...
  • Page 42 PRE-OPERATION CHECKS NOTE: Pre-operation checks should be made each time the motorcycle is used. Such an inspection can be accomplished in a very short time; and the added safety it assures is more than worth the time involved. EWA00033 WARNING If any item in the Pre-operation check list is not working properly, have it inspected and repaired before operating the motorcycle.
  • Page 43: Operation And Important Riding Points

    OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS Starting and warming up a cold engine ..........5-1 Starting a warm engine ..............5-3 Shifting ....................5-3 Engine break-in ................. 5-5 Parking ....................5-6...
  • Page 44 Consult a Yamaha dealer re- blocked and performance will The transmission is in the neutral garding any control or function suffer.
  • Page 45: Operation And Important Riding Points

    Each starting attempt light should also come on when Yamaha dealer check the electrical cir- should be as short as possible to pre- the key is turned to “ON”. If the warning light does not come on cuit.
  • Page 46 OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS 6. After starting the engine, move the EAU01258 Starting a warm engine starter (choke) back halfway. Follow the same procedure as for start- ECA00055 ing a cold engine with the exception CAUTION: that the starter (choke) is not required For maximum engine life, always when the engine is warm.
  • Page 47 OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS EC000048 EAU02988 EAU00427 To start out and accelerate To decelerate CAUTION: 1. Pull the clutch lever to disengage 1. Apply both the front and the rear Even with the transmission in the clutch. brakes to slow the motorcycle. the neutral position, do not 2.
  • Page 48: Engine Break-In

    1,600 km (1,000 mi) and beyond The vehicle can now be operated normally. EC000049 CAUTION: If any engine trouble should occur during the engine break-in period, immediately have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle.
  • Page 49 OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS EAU00457 Parking When parking, stop the engine, re- move the key from the main switch, and then turn the fuel cock lever to “OFF”. EW000058 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.
  • Page 50: Periodic Maintenance And Minor Repair

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR Periodic maintenance ..........6-1 Checking the brake fluid level ......6-23 Owner’s tool kit ............6-1 Changing the brake fluid ........6-24 Periodic maintenance chart for the emission Checking and lubricating the cables ....6-24 control system ...........6-3 Checking and lubricating the throttle grip and General maintenance and lubrication chart ..6-4 cable ...............
  • Page 51: Periodic Maintenance

    RELATED TO EMISSIONS CON- cycle maintenance work, have a manual and the tools provided in the TROL ARE GROUPED SEPARATE- Yamaha dealer do it for you. owner’s tool kit are intended to assist LY. THESE SERVICES REQUIRE you in the performance of preventive SPECIALIZED DATA, KNOWLEDGE, maintenance and minor repairs.
  • Page 52 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR NOTE: If you do not have the tools or experi- ence required for a particular job, have a Yamaha dealer perform it for you. EW000062 WARNING Modifications approved Yamaha may cause loss of perfor- mance, excessive emissions, and render the vehicle unsafe for use.
  • Page 53: Periodic Maintenance Chart For The Emission Control System

    • Adjust cable free play. Evaporative • Check control system for damage. √ √ emission control • Replace if necessary. system** Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service. ** California only.
  • Page 54: General Maintenance And Lubrication Chart

    Control and meter √ √ √ √ √ √ • Yamaha Chain and Cable Lube or engine cables oil SAE10W-30 (API SE) • Check swingarm pivot for play. • Correct if necessary. Swingarm pivot shaft • Moderately repack every 16,000 mi Repack.
  • Page 55 Throttle grip housing √ √ √ √ √ √ 21 * necessary. and cable • Lubricate the throttle grip housing and cable. * Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.
  • Page 56 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU03907 NOTE: From 24,000 mi (37,000 km) or 36 months, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 4,000 mi (7,000 km) or 6 months. EAU04249 NOTE: The air filter needs more frequent service if you are riding in unusually wet or dusty areas. Hydraulic brake service •...
  • Page 57: Removing And Installing The Panel

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR 1. Panel A 1. Bolt To install the panel EAU01777 EAU00491 Removing and installing the Panel A Place the panel in the original position, To remove the panel panel and then install the bolt. Remove the bolt, and then pull the pan- The panel shown above needs to be el off as shown.
  • Page 58: Checking The Spark Plugs

    Do not attempt to diagnose such problems yourself. Instead, have a Yamaha dealer check the motorcycle. 3. Check each spark plug for elec- trode erosion and excessive car- bon or other deposits, and replace 1.
  • Page 59: Canister (For California Only)

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR Tightening torque: Spark plug: 20 Nm (2.0 m·kgf, 14.5 ft·lbf) NOTE: If a torque wrench is not available when installing a spark plug, a good estimate of the correct torque is 1/4–1/2 turn past finger tight. However, the spark a.
  • Page 60: Engine Oil

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU04618 Engine oil The engine oil level should be checked before each ride. In addition, the oil must be changed and the oil filter ele- ment replaced at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance and lubri- cation chart.
  • Page 61 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR ECA00133 Recommended engine oil: CAUTION: See page 8-1. In order to prevent clutch slip- Oil quantity: page (since the engine oil also Periodic oil change: lubricates the clutch), do not 3.0 L (2.64 Imp qt, 3.17 US qt) mix any chemical additives.
  • Page 62: Final Gear Oil

    If the oil level warning light flickers for oil leakage before each ride. If any or remains on, immediately turn the leakage is found, have a Yamaha deal- engine off and have a Yamaha deal- er check and repair the motorcycle. In er check the vehicle.
  • Page 63: Cleaning The Air Filter Element

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR NOTE: Recommended final gear oil: The oil level should be at the brim of Hypoid gear oil SAE 80 (API GL4) the filler hole. or multi-grade hypoid gear oil 3. If the oil is below the brim of the fill- SAE 80W-90 er hole, add sufficient oil of the rec- Oil quantity:...
  • Page 64: Adjusting The Carburetors

    Therefore, all carburetor adjustments should be left to a Yamaha dealer, who has the neces- sary professional knowledge and expe- 1. Air filter element rience. 2. Projection (× 3) 3.
  • Page 65: Adjusting The Throttle Cable Free Play

    Yamaha dealer at the intervals specified in the periodic Tire air pressure maintenance and lubrication chart. The tire air pressure should be a. Throttle cable free play checked and, if necessary, adjusted before each ride.
  • Page 66 (cowling, sad- tact a Yamaha dealer immediately and dlebags, etc. if approved for this have the tire replaced. model) does not exceed the maxi- mum load of the motorcycle.
  • Page 67: Cast Wheels

    If any damage is and brake-related parts, includ- proved this model found, have a Yamaha dealer re- ing the tires, should be left to a Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. place the wheel. Do not attempt Yamaha dealer, who has the...
  • Page 68: Accessories And Replacement Parts

    Since Yamaha cannot con- trol the quality of accessories or parts manufactured by other com- panies, Yamaha cannot be held lia- ble for any consequences caused 6-18...
  • Page 69: Adjusting The Clutch Lever Free Play

    NOTE: If the specified free play cannot be ob- tained as described above or if the clutch does not operate correctly, have a Yamaha dealer check the internal clutch mechanism. 1. Locknut a. Brake lever free play 2. Clutch lever free play adjusting bolt EAU00696 c.
  • Page 70 1. Locknut system. If there is air in the hy- 2. Brake lever free play adjusting bolt draulic system, have a Yamaha 1. Loosen the locknut at the brake dealer bleed the system before lever.
  • Page 71: Adjusting The Brake Pedal Position

    If there is air in the hydraulic system, have a Yamaha dealer bleed the system be- fore operating the motorcycle. Air in the hydraulic system will diminish a. Distance between brake pedal and footrest 1.
  • Page 72: Checking The Front And Rear Brake Pads

    The front and rear brake pads must be indicator groove has almost disap- checked for wear at the intervals spec- peared, have a Yamaha dealer replace ified in the periodic maintenance and the brake pads as a set. lubrication chart. Each brake pad is...
  • Page 73: Checking The Brake Fluid Level

    Insufficient brake fluid may allow air to seals may deteriorate, causing denly, have a Yamaha dealer enter the brake system, possibly caus- leakage and poor braking perfor- check the cause.
  • Page 74: Changing The Brake Fluid

    EAU03297 EAU04034 Changing the brake fluid Checking and lubricating the Checking and lubricating the Have a Yamaha dealer change the cables throttle grip and cable brake fluid at the intervals specified in The operation of all control cables and The operation of the throttle grip should...
  • Page 75: Checking And Lubricating The Brake And Shift Pedals

    Recommended lubricant: Recommended lubricant: EW000113 WARNING Lithium-soap-based grease Lithium-soap-based grease If the sidestand does not move up (all-purpose grease) (all-purpose grease) and down smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer check or repair it. Recommended lubricant: Lithium-soap-based grease (all-purpose grease) 6-25...
  • Page 76: Lubricating The Rear Suspension

    Recommended lubricant: bounds smoothly. Lithium-soap-based grease EC000098 CAUTION: If any damage is found or the front fork does not operate smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer check or re- pair it. 6-26...
  • Page 77: Checking The Steering

    WARNING ward and backward. If any free Securely support the motorcycle so play can be felt, have a Yamaha that there is no danger of it falling dealer check or repair the steer- over.
  • Page 78: Battery

    To charge the battery burns. Avoid any contact with Have a Yamaha dealer charge the bat- skin, eyes or clothing and al- tery as soon as possible if it seems to ways shield your eyes when have discharged.
  • Page 79: Replacing The Fuses

    5. Carburetor heater fuse cess to a sealed-type (MF) bat- 6. Backup fuse (odometer) nected to the battery terminals. tery charger, have a Yamaha 7. Spare fuse (× 3) dealer charge your battery. EAU04210 Replacing the fuses The main fuse is located under the igni- tor unit panel.
  • Page 80 2. Remove quick fasteners 7. If the fuse immediately blows shown by pushing the center in again, have a Yamaha dealer with a screwdriver, then pulling the check the electrical system. fastener out. 8. Install the storage compartment cover.
  • Page 81: Replacing The Headlight Bulb

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR After removal Before installation 1. Quick fastener 1. Screw (× 2) 1. Headlight bulb holder 2. Pin 3. Unhook the headlight bulb holder, EAU04189 Replacing the headlight bulb 9. Place the ignitor unit panel in the and then remove the defective This motorcycle is equipped with a original position and install the...
  • Page 82 5. Install the headlight bulb cover, and then connect the coupler. 6. Install the headlight unit by install- ing the screws. 7. Have a Yamaha dealer adjust the headlight beam if necessary. 1. Do not touch the glass part of the bulb. EC000105...
  • Page 83: Replacing A Turn Signal Light Bulb Or The Tail/Brake Light Bulb

    PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR EAU01579 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 mainte- nance requiring the motorcycle to stand upright. Check that the motor- cycle is in a stable and level position 1.
  • Page 84: Troubleshooting

    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 85: Troubleshooting Chart

    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 86: Motorcycle Care And Storage

    MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE Care ....................7-1 Storage ....................7-4...
  • Page 87 M OTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE EAU03412 Care Before cleaning Cleaning 1. Cover the muffler outlets with plas- ECA00010 While the open design of a motorcycle CAUTION: tic bags after the engine has reveals the attractiveness of the tech- Avoid using strong acidic wheel cooled down.
  • Page 88: Motorcycle Care And Storage

    MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE Do not use any harsh chemical For motorcycles equipped with After riding in the rain, near the sea or products on plastic parts. Be a windshield: Do not use strong on salt-sprayed roads sure to avoid using cloths or cleaners or hard sponges as Since sea salt or salt sprayed on roads sponges which have been in...
  • Page 89 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE After cleaning EWA00031 NOTE: WARNING Consult a Yamaha dealer for advice on 1. Dry the motorcycle with a chamois Make sure that there is no oil or what products to use. or an absorbing cloth. wax on the brakes or tires.
  • Page 90 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE Storage Long-term c. Install the spark plug caps onto Before storing your motorcycle for sev- the spark plugs, and then place eral months: the spark plugs on the cylinder Short-term 1. Follow all the instructions in the head so that the electrodes are Always store your motorcycle in a cool, “Care”...
  • Page 91 MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE 7. Check and, if necessary, correct 9. Remove the battery and fully the tire air pressure, and then lift charge it. Store it in a cool, dry the motorcycle so that both of its place and charge it once a month. wheels are off the ground.
  • Page 92: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS Specifications ..................8-1...
  • Page 93 S PECIFICATIONS EAU01038 Specifications CS-01E Model XVS1100AW/XVS1100AT Engine oil Dimensions Type 110 130 ˚F Overall length 2,460 mm (96.9 in) Overall width 945 mm (37.2 in) YAMALUBE 4 (10W-30) Overall height 1,095 mm (43.1 in) or SAE 10W-30 Seat height 710 mm (28 in) YAMALUBE 4 (20W-40) Wheelbase...
  • Page 94 SPECIFICATIONS Final gear oil Gear ratio Type Hypoid gear oil SAE 80 (API 2.353 GL4) or multi-grade hypoid gear 1.667 oil SAE 80W-90 1.286 Quantity 0.2 L (0.18 Imp qt, 0.21 US qt) 1.032 Air filter Dry element 0.853 Fuel Chassis Type UNLEADED GASOLINE ONLY...
  • Page 95 SPECIFICATIONS Maximum load* 203 kg (448 lb) Rear Tire air pressure Type Single disc brake (measured or cold tires) Operation Right foot Up to 90 kg (198 lb)* Fluid DOT 4 Front 225 kPa (2.25 kgf/cm , 33 psi) Suspension Rear 250 kPa (2.50 kgf/cm , 36 psi)
  • Page 96 SPECIFICATIONS Bulb voltage, wattage × quantity 12 V, 60/55 W × 1 Headlight 12 V, 8/27 W × 1 Tail/brake light 12 V, 27/8 W × 2 Front turn signal/position light 12 V, 27 W × 2 Rear turn signal light 14 V, 1.4 W ×...
  • Page 97: Consumer Information

    Key identification number ..............9-1 Vehicle identification number ............. 9-1 Model label ..................9-2 Reporting safety defects ..............9-3 Motorcycle noise regulation .............. 9-4 Maintenance record ................9-5 STREET AND ENDURO MOTORCYCLE LIMITED WARRANTY ..9-7 YAMAHA EXTENDED SERVICE (Y.E.S.) ......... 9-9...
  • Page 98: Identification Numbers

    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. 1. Key identification number 1.
  • Page 99: Model Label

    The model label is affixed to the frame under the rider seat. (See page 3-10 for rider seat removal and installation procedures.) Record the information on this label in the space provided. This in- formation will be needed when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer.
  • Page 100: Reporting Safety Defects

    If you believe that your vehicle has a defect which could cause a crash or could cause injury or death, you should immedi- ately inform the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in addition to notifying Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. If NHTSA receives similar complaints, it may open an investigation, and if it finds that a safety defect exists in a group of vehicles, it may order a recall and remedy campaign.
  • Page 101: Motorcycle Noise Regulation

    CONSUMER INFORMATION EAU01053 Motorcycle noise regulation TAMPERING WITH NOISE CONTROL SYSTEM PROHIBITED: Federal law prohibits the following acts or the causing thereof: (1) The removal or rendering inoperative by any person other than for purposes of maintenance, repair, or replacement of any device or element of design incorporated into any new ve- hicle for the purpose of noise control prior to its sale or delivery to the ultimate purchaser or while it is in use or (2) the use of the vehicle after such device or element of design has been removed or rendered inoperative by any person.
  • Page 102: Maintenance Record

    CONSUMER INFORMATION EAU01874 Maintenance record Copies of work orders and/or receipts for parts purchased and installed on your motorcycle will be required to document that maintenance has been completed in accordance with the emissions warranty. The chart below is printed only as a reminder that maintenance work is required.
  • Page 103 CONSUMER INFORMATION Maintenance Date of Servicing dealer Mileage Remarks interval service name and address 28,000 mi (43,000 km) or 42 months 32,000 mi (49,000 km) or 48 months 36,000 mi (55,000 km) or 54 months 40,000 mi (61,000 km) or 60 months...
  • Page 104: Street And Enduro Motorcycle Limited Warranty

    CONSUMER INFORMATION EAU02918 YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, U.S.A. STREET AND ENDURO MOTORCYCLE LIMITED WARRANTY...
  • Page 105 CONSUMER INFORMATION...
  • Page 106: Yamaha Extended Service (Y.e.s.)

    This excellent Y.E.S. plan coverage is only available to dealer to see how comforting uninterrupted factory- Yamaha owners like you, and only while your Yamaha is still backed protection can be. within the Yamaha Limited Warranty period. So visit your authorized Yamaha dealer to get all the facts.
  • Page 107 Yamaha Limited Warranty expires. A special note: If visiting your dealer isn’t convenient, contact Yamaha with your Primary ID number (your frame number). We’ll be happy to help you get the Y.E.S. coverage you need.
  • Page 108: Clutch Lever

    INDEX Accessories and replacement parts ..6-18 Final gear oil.......... 6-12 Neutral indicator light .......3-2 Air filter element, cleaning ......6-13 Front fork, checking ....... 6-26 Noise regulation ........9-4 Fuel ............3-7 Fuel cock..........3-8 Battery ...........6-28 Oil level warning light .......3-2 Fuel tank cap...........
  • Page 109: Throttle Grip

    INDEX Starting a warm engine......5-3 Start switch..........3-4 Steering, checking ......... 6-27 Storage............ 7-4 Storage compartment ......3-11 Supporting the motorcycle ..... 6-33 Throttle cable free play, adjusting ..6-15 Throttle grip and cable, checking and lubricating..........6-24 Tires ............6-15 Tool kit.............
  • Page 110 YAMAHA MOTOR CO., LTD. PRINTED ON RECYCLED PAPER PRINTED IN JAPAN 2002.11-2.7×1 CR...