Read this manual carefully before operating this vehicle. OWNER’S MANUAL XV19SY(C) XV19MY(C) LIT-11626-22-32 1D7-28199-13...
EAU10042 Read this manual carefully before operating this vehicle. This manual should stay with this vehicle if it is sold.
Yamaha has met these standards without reducing the performance or economy of operation of the motorcycle. To maintain these high standards, it is important that you and your Yamaha dealer pay close attention to the recommended maintenance schedules and operating instructions contained within this manual.
IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION EAU10132 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.
TABLE OF CONTENTS LOCATION OF IMPORTANT FOR YOUR SAFETY – Checking the front and rear brake LABELS ..........1-1 PRE-OPERATION CHECKS ..... 5-1 pads .......... 7-17 Pre-operation check list ....5-2 Checking the brake and clutch SAFETY INFORMATION ....2-1 fluid levels ......... 7-17 OPERATION AND IMPORTANT Changing the brake and clutch DESCRIPTION ........3-1...
Matte color caution ......8-1 Care ..........8-1 Storage ...........8-3 SPECIFICATIONS ......9-1 CONSUMER INFORMATION...10-1 Identification numbers ....10-1 Reporting safety defects ....10-3 Motorcycle noise regulation ..10-4 Maintenance record ......10-5 YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, U.S.A. STREET AND ENDURO MOTORCYCLE LIMITED WARRANTY ......10-7 YAMAHA EXTENDED SERVICE (Y.E.S.) ........10-9...
Read and understand all of the labels on your vehicle. They contain important information for safe and proper operation of your vehicle. Never remove any labels from your vehicle. If a label becomes difficult to read or comes off, a replacement label is available from your Yamaha dealer.
LOCATION OF IMPORTANT LABELS California only PREMIUM UNLEADED GASOLINE ONLY 91 Min. Pump Octane (R+M) 2 5PW-2415E-11...
SAFETY INFORMATION EAU10283 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 Many accidents involve inexperi- As the vehicle’s owner, you are respon- inspect or maintain the vehicle properly...
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. • Always obey the speed limit and Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning never travel faster than warrant- Protective apparel...
Yamaha accessories, which are avail- of the motorcycle is changed. To avoid to minimize imbalance or instabili- able only from a Yamaha dealer, have the possibility of an accident, use ex- been designed, tested, and approved treme caution when adding cargo or Shifting weights can create a sud- by Yamaha for use on your vehicle.
• Accessories fitted to the handle- Use caution when adding electri- genuine Yamaha accessories, recog- bar or the front fork area can cal accessories. If electrical acces- nize that some aftermarket accessories...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU38390 EAU10540 EAU10681 Main switch/steering lock LOCK All electrical circuits are supplied with The steering is locked, and all electrical The main switch/steering lock is locat- power, and the meter lighting, taillight, systems are off. The key can be re- ed under the main switch/steering lock license plate light and position lights moved.
5. Engine trouble warning light “ ” for a few seconds, and then go off, 6. Fuel level warning light “ ” have a Yamaha dealer check the elec- trical circuit. EAU11030 Turn signal indicator lights “ ” and “...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS then go off for 3.0 seconds. If this oc- EAU38429 a tachometer (which shows the en- Multi-function meter unit curs, have a Yamaha dealer check the gine speed) vehicle. a fuel gauge an odometer (which shows the to-...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Speedometer Tachometer 1. “SELECT” switch 1. Speedometer 1. Tachometer 2. Tachometer red zone When the key is turned to “ON”, the The electric tachometer allows the rider speedometer needle will sweep once to monitor the engine speed and keep it across the speed range and then return within the ideal power range.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Fuel gauge Odometer, tripmeters, fuel reserve between the various tripmeter, odome- tripmeter and clock ter, and clock modes in the following or- der: F-TRIP → TRIP 1 → TRIP 2 → Clock → ODO → F-TRIP To reset a tripmeter, select it by push- ing the “SELECT”...
The brightness can be adjusted for the 3. Brightness level following: code number, and then have a Yamaha 4. Adjust the multi-function meter unit the multi-function meter unit panel dealer check the vehicle. panel brightness level by pushing (item number “1”)
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 5. Push the “SELECT” switch to se- EAU12347 Handlebar switches lect the LCD. Item number “2” is displayed. Left Adjust the LCD brightness level by pushing the reset switch. 1. Speedometer needle 2. Tachometer needle 3. Fuel gauge needle 4.
This model can be equipped with op- switch in after it has returned to the cen- tional lights available at a Yamaha ter position. dealer. Push this switch to the left to turn the...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU44600 EAU12820 EAU12880 “SELECT” switch Clutch lever Shift pedal This switch is used to perform selec- tions in the odometer, tripmeter, to set the clock and to set the brightness mode of the multi-function meter unit. See “Multi-function meter unit”...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU12890 EAU12941 EAU13121 Brake lever Brake pedal Fuel tank cap 1. Brake lever 1. Brake pedal 1. Fuel tank cap lock cover 2. “ ” mark The brake lever is located at the right The brake pedal is on the right side of 3.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS 2. Turn the key counterclockwise to EAU13212 Fuel the original position, remove it, and Make sure there is sufficient gasoline in then close the lock cover. the tank. EWA10881 WARNING The fuel tank cap cannot be installed unless the key is in the lock.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ECA10701 EAU34042 Rider seat NOTICE Use only unleaded gasoline. The use To remove the rider seat of leaded gasoline will cause unre- 1. Insert the key into the seat lock, pairable damage to the catalytic and then turn it counterclockwise. converter.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU38342 To release the helmet from the hel- Helmet holder met holder Remove the rider seat, remove the hel- met holding cable from the helmet hold- er and the helmet, and then install the seat. 1. Helmet holding cable 2.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU38403 load and thereby soften the sus- Adjusting the shock absorber pension, turn the adjusting nut in assembly direction (b). This shock absorber assembly is To make the adjustment, use equipped with a spring preload adjust- the special wrench included in ing nut.
EAU15281 EAU15301 EXUP system Sidestand WARNING This model is equipped with Yamaha’s The sidestand is located on the left side This shock absorber assembly con- EXUP (EXhaust Ultimate Power valve) of the frame. Raise the sidestand or tains highly pressurized nitrogen system.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS below and have a Yamaha dealer re- EAU44891 Ignition circuit cut-off system pair it if it does not function proper- The ignition circuit cut-off system (com- prising the sidestand switch, clutch switch and neutral switch) has the fol- lowing 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 turned on. dealer check the system before riding. 3. Turn the key on.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU38351 A 12-V accessory connected to the Auxiliary DC connector auxiliary DC connector under the rider seat can be used when the key is in the “ON” position. 1. Auxiliary DC connector ECA15310 NOTICE The accessory connected to the auxiliary DC connector should not be used with the engine turned off, and the load must never exceed 36...
Failure to inspect or maintain the vehicle properly increases the possibility of an accident or equipment damage. Do not operate the vehicle if you find any problem. If a problem cannot be corrected by the procedures provided in this manual, have the vehicle inspected by a Yamaha dealer. Before using this vehicle, check the following points:...
• If necessary, add recommended fluid to specified level. • Check hydraulic system for leakage. • Make sure that operation is smooth. • Check cable free play. Throttle grip 7-13, 7-20 • If necessary, have Yamaha dealer adjust cable free play and lubricate cable and grip housing.
• Tighten if necessary. Instruments, lights, signals • Check operation. — and switches • Correct if necessary. • Check operation of ignition circuit cut-off system. Sidestand switch 4-16 • If system is not working correctly, have Yamaha dealer check vehicle.
NOTICE tral position. (See page 6-2.) The neutral indicator light should come Even with the transmission in on. If not, ask a Yamaha dealer to the neutral position, do not check the electrical circuit. coast for long periods of time 3.
OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS 4. At the recommended shift points 3. Shift the transmission into the neu- EAU16841 Engine break-in shown in the following table, close tral position when the motorcycle There is never a more important period the throttle, and at the same time, is almost completely stopped.
• Replace gasket(s) if necessary. Evaporative emis- • Check control system for dam- √ √ sion control system age. (For California only) • Replace if necessary. * Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU32185 General maintenance and lubrication chart INITIAL ODOMETER READINGS 600 mi 4000 mi 8000 mi 12000 mi 16000 mi 20000 mi ITEM ROUTINE (1000 km) (7000 km) (13000 km) (19000 km) (25000 km) (31000 km) 1 month 6 months 12 months 18 months...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT INITIAL ODOMETER READINGS 600 mi 4000 mi 8000 mi 12000 mi 16000 mi 20000 mi ITEM ROUTINE (1000 km) (7000 km) (13000 km) (19000 km) (25000 km) (31000 km) 1 month 6 months 12 months 18 months 24 months 30 months •...
• Lubricate the throttle grip housing and cable. Lights, signals and • Check operation. √ √ √ √ √ √ 28 * switches • Adjust headlight beam. * Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT From 24000 mi (37000 km) or 36 months, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 8000 mi (13000 km) or 12 months. EAU38440 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.
Do not attempt to diagnose 0.8–0.9 mm (0.031–0.035 in) such problems yourself. Instead, have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle. Clean the surface of the spark plug If a spark plug shows signs of electrode gasket and its mating surface, and then...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU19681 EAU38367 completely cooled down, and then Canister (for California only) Engine oil and oil filter car- warmed up again for several minutes to tridge normal operating temperature. The engine oil level should be checked 4. Wait a few minutes until the oil set- before each ride.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT ECA10900 NOTICE Make sure that the oil filler cap is se- curely tightened, otherwise oil may seep out when the engine is run- ning. To change the engine oil (with or without oil filter cartridge replace- 1.
An oil filter wrench is available at a Tightening torques: Yamaha dealer. Engine oil drain bolt A (crankcase): 43 Nm (4.3 m·kgf, 31 ft·lbf) 9. Apply a thin coat of clean engine Engine oil drain bolt B (crankcase): oil to the O-ring of the new oil filter 43 Nm (4.3 m·kgf, 31 ft·lbf)
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 12. Pour only 2.5 L (2.6 US qt, ECA15080 16. Start the engine, and then let it idle NOTICE 2.2 Imp.qt) of the specified amount for several minutes while checking recommended engine it for oil leakage. If oil is leaking, im- In order to prevent clutch slip- through the filler hole, insert the mediately turn the engine off and...
Have a Yamaha dealer replace the air tion, the transfer case oil level should filter element. be checked and the oil must be changed by a Yamaha dealer at the in- tervals specified in the periodic mainte- nance and lubrication chart. 1. Throttle cable free play The throttle cable free play should mea- sure 4.0–6.0 mm (0.16–0.24 in) at the...
250 kPa (2.50 kgf/cm², 36 psi) Rear: from occurring, the valve clearance regarding the specified tires. 280 kPa (2.80 kgf/cm², 41 psi) must be adjusted by a Yamaha dealer 90–210 kg (198–463 lb): at the intervals specified in the periodic Tire air pressure Front: maintenance and lubrication chart.
It is dangerous to ride with a worn- 130/70R18M/C 63H Manufacturer/model: out tire. When a tire tread begins to DUNLOP/D251F show lines, have a Yamaha dealer BRIDGESTONE/G851 RADIAL G replace the tire immediately. Brakes, Rear tire: tires and related wheel parts re-...
If the clutch fore each ride. If any damage is lever free play does become excessive, found, have a Yamaha dealer re- and shifting becomes rough or clutch place the wheel. Do not attempt slippage occurs, causing poor acceler-...
EAU38630 Checking the front and rear Checking the brake and clutch peared, have a Yamaha dealer replace brake pads fluid levels the brake pads as a set. The front and rear brake pads must be...
However, if the the top of each reservoir is level. brake fluid level goes down sud- Use only the recommended quality denly, have a Yamaha dealer brake fluid, otherwise the rubber check the cause. seals may deteriorate, causing leakage and poor braking or clutch performance.
The drive belt slack should be checked applied to the belt with a belt ten- and adjusted at the intervals specified Have a Yamaha dealer change the sion gauge as shown. in the periodic maintenance and lubri- brake and clutch fluids at the intervals cation chart.
If a cable is damaged maintenance chart. or does not move smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer check or replace it. WARNING! Damage to the outer housing of cables may result in in- ternal rusting and cause interfer- ence with cable movement.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU43600 Recommended lubricant: Recommended lubricant: Checking and lubricating the Lithium-soap-based grease Silicone grease brake and clutch levers Brake lever Clutch lever The operation of the brake and clutch levers should be checked before each ride, and the lever pivots should be lu- bricated if necessary.
Lithium-soap-based grease push down hard on the handlebars If the sidestand does not move up several times to check if the front and down smoothly, have a Yamaha fork compresses and rebounds dealer check or repair it. Otherwise, smoothly. the sidestand could contact the ground and distract the operator, re- sulting in a possible loss of control.
If any damage is found or the front the vehicle so there is no danger fork does not operate smoothly, of it falling over. have a Yamaha dealer check or re- [EWA10751] 2. Hold the lower ends of the front pair it.
To charge the battery nected to the battery terminals. dangerous since it contains sul- Have a Yamaha dealer charge the bat- furic acid, which causes severe tery as soon as possible if it seems to burns. Avoid any contact with have discharged.
Take care not to damage the follow- 1. Do not touch the glass part of the bulb. 4. If the fuse immediately blows ing parts: again, have a Yamaha dealer Headlight bulb check the electrical system. Do not touch the glass part of...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 1. Do not touch the glass part of the bulb. 1. Coupler 1. Headlight bulb holder cover 3. Remove the headlight unit by re- 2. Disconnect the headlight coupler, Removing the headlight unit moving the screws. and then unhook the headlight 1.
3. Install the headlight body cover by installing the bolts. To replace the low beam headlight bulb 4. Have a Yamaha dealer adjust the 1. Disconnect the headlight coupler, headlight beam if necessary. and then remove the burnt-out bulb by turning it counterclock- wise.
If the license plate light does not come Since this model is not equipped with a on, have a Yamaha dealer check the centerstand, follow these precautions 1. Remove the turn signal light lens electrical circuit or replace the bulb.
Rust and corrosion can develop matte colored finished parts. Be Cleaning even if high-quality components are sure to consult a Yamaha dealer for ECA10771 advice on what products to use be- used. A rusty exhaust pipe may go un- NOTICE fore cleaning the vehicle.
MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE contact with strong or abrasive scratched, use a quality plastic 1. Clean the motorcycle with cold wa- cleaning products, solvent or polishing compound after ter and a mild detergent, after the thinner, fuel (gasoline), rust re- washing.
(because If necessary, clean the brake of the presence of ammonia) Consult a Yamaha dealer for advice on discs and brake linings with a and areas where strong chemi- what products to use.
MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE 3. Perform the following steps to pro- 4. Lubricate all control cables and the tect the cylinders, piston rings, etc. pivoting points of all levers and from corrosion. pedals as well as of the side- a. Remove the spark plug caps stand/centerstand.
SPECIFICATIONS Dimensions: Engine oil: Spark plug (s): Overall length: Type: Manufacturer/model: 2580 mm (101.6 in) YAMALUBE 4 20W-50 or SAE 20W-50 NGK/DPR8EA-9 Overall width: Recommended engine oil grade: Manufacturer/model: 1100 mm (43.3 in) API service SG type or higher, JASO DENSO/X24EPR-U9 Overall height: standard MA...
SPECIFICATIONS Front turn signal/position light: Auxiliary DC connector fuse: 12 V, 23 W/8.0 W × 2 3.0 A Rear turn signal light: Backup fuse: 12 V, 21.0 W × 2 10.0 A License plate light: 12 V, 5.0 W Meter lighting: Neutral indicator light: High beam indicator light: Turn signal indicator light:...
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.
1. Model label The model label is affixed to the frame under the rider seat. (See page 4-13.) Record the information on this label in the space provided. This information will be needed when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer. 10-2...
If you believe that your vehicle has a defect which could cause a crash or could cause injury or death, you should immediately 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.
CONSUMER INFORMATION EAU26560 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.
CONSUMER INFORMATION EAU26632 Maintenance record Copies of work orders and/or receipts for parts purchased and installed on your vehicle 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.
CONSUMER INFORMATION Maintenance Date of Servicing dealer Mileage Remarks interval service name and address 36000 mi (55000 km) or 54 months 40000 mi (61000 km) or 60 months 10-6...
CONSUMER INFORMATION EAU26663 YAMAHA MOTOR CORPORATION, U.S.A. STREET AND ENDURO MOTORCYCLE LIMITED WARRANTY Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. hereby warrants that CUSTOMER’S RESPONSIBILITY under this Engine new Yamaha motorcycles will be free from defects in warranty shall be to: Displacement Period...
CUSTOMER SERVICE What costs are my responsibility during the warranty period? If your machine requires warranty service, you must take it to any authorized Yamaha The customer’s responsibility includes all costs of normal maintenance services, motorcycle dealer within the continental United States. Be sure to bring your warranty non-warranty repairs, accident and collision damages, and oil, oil filters, air filters, registration card or other valid proof of the original date of purchase.
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.
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.
INDEX Fuel tank cap.........4-10 Fuses, replacing........7-25 Air filter element........7-13 Rear brake light switch, adjusting ..7-16 Auxiliary DC connector ......4-19 Rear suspension, lubricating ....7-22 Handlebar switches .........4-7 Rider seat ..........4-13 Headlight bulb, replacing.......7-26 Battery ..........7-24 Helmet holder........4-14 Brake and clutch fluid levels, Safety defects, reporting.......