Read this manual carefully before operating this vehicle. OWNER’S MANUAL MT07 MT07A 1WS-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...
EAU10103 Welcome to the Yamaha world of motorcycling! As the owner of the MT07/MT07A, you are benefiting from Yamaha’s vast experience and newest technology regarding the design and manufacture of high-quality products, which have earned Yamaha a reputation for dependability.
IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION EAU10134 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 SAFETY INFORMATION ....1-1 Sidestand ........3-24 Tires ..........6-15 Ignition circuit cut-off system ..3-25 Cast wheels ........6-18 DESCRIPTION ........2-1 Auxiliary DC connector ....3-27 Adjusting the clutch lever free Left view ......... 2-1 play..........6-18 Right view........2-2 FOR YOUR SAFETY –...
TABLE OF CONTENTS Replacing the fuses.......6-31 Replacing the headlight bulb..6-32 Tail/brake light.......6-34 Replacing a turn signal light bulb ..........6-34 Replacing the license plate light bulb ..........6-35 Replacing the auxiliary light bulb ..........6-36 Supporting the motorcycle....6-36 Front wheel (for non-ABS models)....6-37 Rear wheel (for non-ABS models)....6-39 Troubleshooting ......6-41...
SAFETY INFORMATION Never operate a motorcycle with- pears to be very effective in reduc- EAU1028B out proper training or instruction. ing the chance of this type of Take a training course. Beginners accident. Be a Responsible Owner should receive training from a cer- Therefore: As the vehicle’s owner, you are re- tified instructor.
SAFETY INFORMATION Many accidents involve inexperi- • Always signal before turning or Protective Apparel enced operators. In fact, many op- changing lanes. Make sure that The majority of fatalities from motorcy- erators who have been involved in other motorists can see you. cle accidents are the result of head in- ...
SAFETY INFORMATION Do not run engine outdoors where Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning When loading within this weight limit, All engine exhaust contains carbon engine exhaust can be drawn into keep the following in mind: Cargo and accessory weight monoxide, a deadly gas.
Yamaha accessories, which are avail- performed to your vehicle that change lightweight as possible and able only from a Yamaha dealer, have any of the vehicle’s design or operation should be kept to a minimum. been designed, tested, and approved characteristics can put you and others •...
SAFETY INFORMATION Check that the fuel cock (if operator and may limit control ability, therefore, such accesso- equipped) is in the “OFF” position ries are not recommended. and that there are no fuel leaks. Use caution when adding electri- ...
Do not expose any key to exces- cess, take the vehicle along with all three keys to a Yamaha dealer to have sively high temperatures. Do not place any key close to them re-registered. Do not use the key with the red bow for driving.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Keep other immobilizer system EAU10473 EAU38531 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 light come on, and the engine can be start- ed.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS To unlock the steering EAU10685 EAU49395 LOCK Indicator lights and warning The steering is locked, and all electrical lights systems are off. The key can be re- moved. To lock the steering 1. Push. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 2.
If the warning light does not come on This indicator light comes on when the gine off and have a Yamaha dealer initially when the key is turned to “ON”, high beam of the headlight is switched check the vehicle.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS does not come on when the key is have a Yamaha dealer check the self- EAU26878 Immobilizer system indicator diagnosis system. (See page 3-11 for turned to “ON” light “ ” comes on or flashes while riding...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS a tachometer EAU59973 Multi-function meter unit a clock a fuel meter an eco indicator a transmission gear display a multi-function display a self-diagnosis device a brightness control mode ...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Tachometer Clock 5. Push the right set button to set the minutes. 6. Push the left set button and then release it to start the clock. Fuel meter 1. Tachometer 1. Clock 2. Tachometer red zone The clock displays when the key is The tachometer allows the rider to turned to “ON”.
“ ” flash eight times, then go fuel consumption: Avoid high engine speeds during off for approximately 3 seconds. If this occurs, have a Yamaha dealer check acceleration. Travel at a constant speed. the electrical circuit. Select the transmission gear that...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS an instantaneous fuel consump- temperature mode “_ _ °C”, and ambi- TRIP F → km/L or L/100 km → AVE_ tion display ent temperature mode “Air_ _ °C” in _._ km/L or AVE_ _._ L/100 km → _ _ ...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS “AVE_ _._ km/L”: The average dis- Instantaneous fuel consumption To switch between the instantaneous display fuel consumption displays, push the tance that can be traveled on 1.0 L left set button for one second when of fuel is shown.
The coolant temperature varies reading may be affected when rid- a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle. with changes in the weather and ing slowly [approximately under The self-diagnosis device also detects engine load.
2. Push and hold the left set button. lizer system circuits, the immobilizer Yamaha dealer and have the stan- 3. Turn the key to “ON” and continue system indicator light will flash and the dard keys re-registered.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Set this switch to “ ” to stop the en- EAU1234G EAU12351 Handlebar switches Pass switch “ ” gine in case of an emergency, such as Press this switch to flash the headlight. when the vehicle overturns or when the Left throttle cable is stuck.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU12821 EAU12872 EAU26825 Clutch lever Shift pedal Brake lever The brake lever is located on the right side of the handlebar. To apply the front brake, pull the lever toward the throttle grip. 1. Clutch lever 1.
EAU60020 Brake pedal ABS (for ABS models) The ABS performs a self-diagno- The Yamaha ABS (Anti-lock Brake sis test each time the vehicle first System) features a dual electronic con- starts off after the key is turned to trol system, which acts on the front and “ON”...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS ECA20100 EAU13075 Fuel tank cap NOTICE Be careful not to damage the wheel sensor or wheel sensor rotor; other- wise, improper performance of the ABS will result. 1. Rear wheel sensor 2. Rear wheel sensor rotor 1.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU13222 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 EWA10882 WARNING not properly closed and locked.
Make sure that the end of each as well as to the exhaust system. hose is not blocked, and clean if Your Yamaha engine has been de- necessary. signed to use premium unleaded gas- Make sure that each hose is rout- oline with a research octane number of ed through the clamp.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU13434 ECA10702 EAU59901 Catalytic converter Seats NOTICE This model is equipped with a catalytic Use only unleaded gasoline. The use converter in the exhaust system. Passenger seat of leaded gasoline will cause unre- EWA10863 pairable damage to the catalytic WARNING To remove the passenger seat converter.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS To install the passenger seat To install the rider seat 1. Insert the projections on the front 1. Fit the slot in the seat onto the pro- of the passenger seat into the seat jection on the frame cross mem- holders as shown, and then push ber as shown, and then place the the rear of the seat down to lock it...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS EAU59981 Helmet holding cable When removing the screwdriver, slide Make sure that the screwdriver is se- A helmet holding cable is located on the screwdriver toward the “ ” mark curely positioned between its holders, the bottom of the passenger seat. Use on the passenger seat.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS Do not exceed the maximum To release a helmet from the helmet EAU14465 Storage compartment holding cable load of MT07 176 kg (388 lb) 1. Remove the passenger seat. MT07A 173 kg (381 lb) for the ve- 2.
Spring preload setting: sembly yourself. Take the shock the adjusting ring in direction (a). To Minimum (soft): absorber assembly to a Yamaha decrease the spring preload and there- dealer for any service. by soften the suspension, turn the ad- Standard: justing ring in direction (b).
(or does not stay up), otherwise the sidestand could contact the ground and distract the operator, resulting in a possible loss of control. Yamaha’s ignition circuit cut-off 1. Luggage strap holder system has been designed to assist There are six luggage strap holders,...
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS this system regularly and have a EAU57950 Ignition circuit cut-off system Yamaha dealer repair it if it does not The ignition circuit cut-off system function properly. (comprising the sidestand switch, clutch switch and neutral switch) has the following functions.
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 start/engine stop switch is set to “ ”. dealer check the system before riding.
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS This vehicle is equipped with an auxil- EAU59950 Auxiliary DC connector iary DC connector. A 12–V accessory EWA12532 connected to the auxiliary DC connec- WARNING tor can be used when the key is in the To prevent electrical shock or short- “ON”...
• If necessary, add recommended coolant to specified level. 6-11 Coolant • 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. 6-20, 6-21 •...
• Make sure that operation is smooth. • Check throttle grip free play. 6-15, 6-25 Throttle grip • If necessary, have Yamaha dealer adjust throttle grip free play and lubricate ca- ble and grip housing. • Make sure that operation is smooth. Control cables 6-25 •...
• Tighten if necessary. Instruments, lights, signals • Check operation. — and switches • Correct if necessary. • Check operation of ignition circuit cut-off system. Sidestand switch 3-24 • If system is not working correctly, have Yamaha dealer check vehicle.
3-3 neutral position. The neutral indi- for the corresponding warning cator light should come on. If not, and indicator light circuit check. ask a Yamaha dealer to check the After going off once, the oil electrical circuit. pressure warning...
OPERATION AND IMPORTANT RIDING POINTS ECA10261 EAU16811 EAU16842 Tips for reducing fuel con- Engine break-in NOTICE sumption 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).
To avoid possible burns, let tivities incorrectly may increase brake components cool before your risk of injury or death during touching them. service or while using the vehicle. If you are not familiar with vehicle ser- vice, have a Yamaha dealer perform service.
Owner’s tool kit If you do not have the tools or experi- ence required for a particular job, have a Yamaha dealer perform it for you. 1. Owner’s tool kit The owner’s tool kit is located under the passenger seat. Some tools are also located on the bottom of the pas- senger seat.
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 tech- nical skills.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU1770K 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) √ 1 * 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 operation and for exces- √ √...
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 operation and for oil leak- √...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU18681 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. ...
1/2 turn past finger tight. However, the Yamaha dealer. Since heat and depos- with a wire thickness gauge and, if spark plug should be tightened to the its will cause any spark plug to slowly necessary, adjusted to specification.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 4. Remove the engine oil filler cap, EAU60470 Engine oil and oil filter car- the engine oil drain bolt and its tridge gasket to drain the oil from the The engine oil level should be checked crankcase.
Make sure that the O-ring is properly 17 Nm (1.7 m·kgf, 12 ft·lbf) An oil filter wrench is available at a seated. Yamaha dealer. 8. Install the engine oil drain bolt and 7. Install the new oil filter cartridge its new gasket, and then tighten 6.
NOTICE The coolant level must gine off and have a Yamaha dealer checked on a cold engine since In order to prevent clutch slip- check the vehicle. the level varies with engine tem- page (since the engine oil also 11.
If water has been added to the coolant, have a Yamaha dealer check the anti- freeze content of the coolant as soon as possible, otherwise the 1. Radiator cap effectiveness of the coolant will 2.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 7. Install the coolant reservoir and its 9. After the coolant is completely cover by placing them in the origi- drained, thoroughly flush the cool- nal position, and then installing the ing system with clean tap water. bolt and quick fastener.
Therefore, it must be adjusted by a Yamaha dealer is essential to maintain the tires in good at the intervals specified in the periodic condition at all times and replace them maintenance and lubrication chart.
* Total weight of rider, passenger, car- or glass fragments in it, or if the side- surface must first be “broken go and accessories wall is cracked, have a Yamaha dealer in” for it to develop its optimal replace the tire immediately. characteristics.
3. Tire air valve cap with seal model by Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. “broken in”. Therefore, it is ad- This motorcycle is equipped with tube- visable before doing any high- Front tire: less tires and rubber tire air valves.
2. Loosen the locknut at the crank- ride. If any damage is found, have case. a Yamaha dealer replace the 3. To increase the clutch lever free wheel. Do not attempt even the play, turn the clutch lever free play smallest repair to the wheel.
2. Rear brake light switch adjusting nut brake lever end. If there is free play, The brake light, which is activated by have a Yamaha dealer inspect the the brake pedal and brake lever, brake system. should come on just before braking...
EAU22393 Checking the front and rear brake light come on later, turn the ad- Yamaha dealer replace the brake pads brake pads justing nut in direction (b). as a set. The front and rear brake pads must be...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT Use only the specified brake flu- Rear brake EAU40262 Checking the brake fluid level id; otherwise, the rubber seals Before riding, check that the brake fluid may deteriorate, causing leak- is above the minimum level mark. age.
EAU22733 EAU22762 Changing the brake fluid Drive chain slack Yamaha dealer check the cause before Have a Yamaha dealer change the The drive chain slack should be further riding. brake fluid at the intervals specified in...
To adjust the drive chain slack Using the alignment marks on each turn the adjusting nut at each end Consult a Yamaha dealer before ad- side of the swingarm, make sure that of the swingarm in direction (b), justing the drive chain slack.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT may contain substances that EAU23026 Cleaning and lubricating the could damage O-rings. drive chain [ECA11112] The drive chain must be cleaned and lubricated at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance and lubrica- tion chart, otherwise it will quickly wear out, especially when riding in dusty or wet areas.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU23144 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.
The swingarm pivots must be lubricat- be checked before each ride, and the sion must be lubricated by a Yamaha ed by a Yamaha dealer at the intervals sidestand pivot and metal-to-metal dealer at the intervals specified in the specified in the periodic maintenance...
(See page 3-19.) hub or if the wheel does not turn This model is equipped with a VRLA smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer (Valve Regulated Lead Acid) battery. check the wheel bearings. There is no need to check the electro- lyte or to add distilled water.
To charge the battery charge it if necessary. Have a Yamaha dealer charge the bat- 3. Fully charge the battery before in- stallation. NOTICE: When install- tery as soon as possible if it seems to have discharged.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT MT07 MT07A EAU59870 Replacing the fuses The main fuse and the fuse boxes, 9 10 which contain the fuses for the individ- 1 2 3 4 5 1 2 3 4 5 ual circuits, are located under the rider seat.
If the headlight bulb age to the electrical system and 4. If the fuse immediately blows burns out, replace it as follows. possibly a fire. again, have a Yamaha dealer [EWA15132] ECA10651 check the electrical system. NOTICE Specified fuses:...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 1. Do not touch the glass part of the bulb. 1. Bolt and washer 1. Headlight bulb holder 2. Headlight bulb 1. Remove the headlight unit by re- 2. Disconnect the headlight coupler, 4. Place a new headlight bulb into moving the bolt and washer on and then remove the headlight position, then secure it with the...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 7. Have a Yamaha dealer adjust the EAU24182 EAU24205 Tail/brake light Replacing a turn signal light headlight beam if necessary. This model is equipped with an LED- bulb type tail/brake light. 1. Remove the turn signal light lens If the tail/brake light does not come on, by removing the screw.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU59890 Replacing the license plate light bulb 1. Remove the license plate light unit by removing the nuts, washers and collars, and then remove the license plate light bulb socket (to- gether with the bulb) by pulling it out.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU46405 EAU24351 Replacing the auxiliary light Supporting the motorcycle bulb Since this model is not equipped with a centerstand, follow these precautions If the auxiliary light bulb burns out, re- when removing the front and rear place it as follows.
EWA14841 WARNING For the ABS model, have a Yamaha dealer remove and install the wheel. EAU59931 1. Front wheel axle pinch bolt 2. Wheel axle To remove the front wheel 3.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 3. Lower the front wheel so that it is Tightening torques: on the ground, and then put the Wheel axle: sidestand down. 65 Nm (6.5 m·kgf, 47 ft·lbf) Front wheel axle pinch bolt: 4. Install the brake calipers by install- 23 Nm (2.3 m·kgf, 17 ft·lbf) ing the bolts.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT EAU44802 Rear wheel (for non-ABS models) EWA14841 WARNING For the ABS model, have a Yamaha dealer remove and install the wheel. EAU59940 1. Drive chain slack adjusting plate 2. Drive chain slack adjusting nut To remove the rear wheel ...
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT Make sure that the slot in the brake caliper bracket is fit over the retainer on the swingarm. Make sure that there is enough space between the brake pads before installing the wheel. Make sure that the arrow mark on each chain puller is pointing up- 1.
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.
Remove the spark plugs and check the electrodes. The engine does not start. Have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle. Check the compression. 4. Compression The engine does not start. There is compression.
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 cool- ant as soon as possible.
Some models are equipped with matte colored finished parts. Be ble. Rust and corrosion can develop Cleaning sure to consult a Yamaha dealer for even if high-quality components are ECA10773 NOTICE used. A rusty exhaust pipe may go un-...
MOTORCYCLE CARE AND STORAGE off any detergent residue using shield. Test the product on a plenty of water, as it is harmful small hidden part of the wind- Salt sprayed on roads in the winter to plastic parts. shield to make sure that it does may remain well into spring.
EWA11132 poorly ventilated room or cover- WARNING ing it with a tarp, while it is still Consult a Yamaha dealer for ad- Contaminants on the brakes or tires wet, will allow water and humid- can cause loss of control.
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.
These identification numbers are needed when registering the vehicle with the authorities in your area and when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer. VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER: 1. Vehicle identification number 1. Engine serial number The vehicle identification number is The engine serial number is stamped stamped into the steering head pipe.
CONSUMER INFORMATION The model label is affixed to the frame under the passenger seat. (See page 3-19.) Record the information on this label in the space provided. This infor- mation will be needed when ordering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer.
INDEX Engine serial number......9-1 Multi-function meter unit......3-6 Engine trouble warning light....3-4 ABS (for ABS models)......3-15 ABS warning light (for ABS models) ..3-5 Neutral indicator light......3-4 Air filter element and check hose, Front and rear brake pads, checking ... 6-20 replacing and cleaning .......6-14 Front fork, checking ......
INDEX Tool kit............ 6-2 Troubleshooting........6-41 Troubleshooting charts......6-42 Turn signal indicator lights ..... 3-3 Turn signal light bulb, replacing ... 6-34 Turn signal switch......... 3-13 Valve clearance ........6-15 Vehicle identification number ....9-1 Wheel bearings, checking ....6-29 Wheel, front (for non-ABS models)..
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