Yamaha FJ09H, FJ09HC FZ 2017 Owner's Manual PDF

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Summary of Content for Yamaha FJ09H, FJ09HC FZ 2017 Owner's Manual PDF

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Congratulations on your purchase of the Yamaha FZ09H/FZ09HC... This model is the result of Yamahas vast experience in the production of fine sporting, touring, and pacesetting racing machines... It represents the high degree of craftsmanship and reliability that have made Yamaha a leader in these fields... This manual will give you an understanding of the operation, inspection, and basic maintenance of this motorcycle... If you have any questions concerning the operation or maintenance of your motorcycle, please consult a Yamaha dealer... The design and manufacture of this Yamaha motorcycle fully comply with the emissions standards for clean air applicable at the date of manufacture... 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... Yamaha continually seeks advancements in product design and quality... Therefore, while this manual contains the most cur- rent product information available at the time of printing, there may be minor discrepancies between your motorcycle and this manual... If there is any question concerning this manual, please consult a Yamaha dealer...

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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...

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All rights reserved... Any reprinting or unauthorized use without the written permission of Yamaha Motor Corporation, U... S... A...

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lights... 5-4 Multi-function meter unit ... 5-6 Clutch lever... 5-12 Shift pedal... 5-12 Brake lever ... 5-12 Brake pedal ... 5-13 ABS ... 5-13 Fuel tank cap ... 5-14 Fuel... 5-15 Fuel tank breather hose and

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pivots... 8-31 Checking the front fork ... 8-31 Checking the steering... 8-32 Checking the wheel bearings ... 8-32 Battery ... 8-32 Replacing the fuses... 8-34 Vehicle lights ... 8-36 Replacing a turn signal light

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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...

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TIRE INFORMATION Cold tire normal pressure should be set as follows...

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Be a Responsible Owner As the vehicles owner, you are respon- sible for the safe and proper operation of your motorcycle... Motorcycles are single-track vehicles... Their safe use and operation are de- pendent 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: Obtain thorough instructions from

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Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning All engine exhaust contains carbon monoxide, a deadly gas... Breathing car- bon monoxide can cause headaches, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, confu- sion, and eventually death... Carbon Monoxide is a colorless, odor- less, tasteless gas which may be pres- ent even if you do not see or smell any engine exhaust... Deadly levels of car- bon monoxide can collect rapidly and you can quickly be overcome and un- able to save yourself... Also, deadly lev- els of carbon monoxide can linger for hours or days in enclosed or poorly ventilated areas... If you experience any symptoms of carbon monoxide poison- ing, leave the area immediately, get fresh air, and SEEK MEDICAL TREAT-

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Genuine Yamaha Accessories Choosing accessories for your vehicle is an important decision... Genuine Yamaha accessories, which are avail- able only from a Yamaha dealer, have been designed, tested, and approved by Yamaha for use on your vehicle... Many companies with no connection to Yamaha manufacture parts and acces- sories or offer other modifications for Yamaha vehicles... Yamaha is not in a position to test the products that these aftermarket companies produce... Therefore, Yamaha can neither en-

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Aftermarket Parts, Accessories, and Modifications While you may find aftermarket prod- ucts similar in design and quality to genuine Yamaha accessories, recog- nize that some aftermarket accessories or modifications are not suitable be- cause of potential safety hazards to you or others... Installing aftermarket prod- ucts or having other modifications per- formed to your vehicle that change any of the vehicles design or operation characteristics can put you and others at greater risk of serious injury or death... You are responsible for injuries related to changes in the vehicle... Keep the following guidelines in mind, as well as those provided under Load- ing when mounting accessories... Never install accessories or carry

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Secure the motorcycle with tie-downs or suitable straps that are attached to solid parts of the motorcycle, such as the frame or upper front fork triple clamp (and not, for example, to rubber-mount- ed handlebars or turn signals, or parts that could break)... Choose the location for the straps carefully so the straps will not rub against painted surfaces during transport...

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3... Shock absorber assembly rebound damping force adjusting screw (page 5-21)

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3... Front fork rebound damping force adjusting screw (page 5-19)

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BS2-9-10... book 3

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The traction control system is not a substitute for riding appropriately for the conditions... Traction control cannot prevent loss of traction due to excessive speed when entering turns, when accelerating hard at a sharp lean angle, or while braking, and cannot prevent front wheel slip- ping... As with any motorcycle, ap- proach surfaces that may be slippery with caution and avoid es- pecially slippery surfaces...

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The indicator light flashes when traction control has engaged... You may notice slight changes in engine and ex- haust sounds when the system has en- gaged... When the traction control system has been set to OFF, the indicator light will come on...

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Quick shift system The quick shift system (QS) allows for full-throttle, clutch lever-less, electroni- cally-assisted upshifts... When the shift switch detects motion in the shift pedal (page 5-12), engine power and drive torque are momentarily adjusted to al- low the upshift to occur...

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ON All electrical circuits are supplied with power, and the meter lighting, taillight, license plate light, auxiliary lights and position lights come on, and the engine can be started... The key cannot be re- moved...

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(Parking) The hazard lights and turn signal lights can be turned on, but all other electrical systems are off... The key can be re- moved... The steering must be locked before the key can be turned to ...

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Stop/Run/Start switch / / To crank the engine with the starter, set this switch to , and then push the switch down towards ... See page 7-1 for starting instructions prior to starting the engine... Set this switch to to stop the engine in case of an emergency, such as when the vehicle overturns or when the throt-

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Coolant temperature warning light This warning light comes on if the en- gine overheats... If this occurs, stop the engine immediately and allow the en- gine to cool... The electrical circuit of the warning light can be checked by turning the key to ON... The warning light should come on for a few seconds, and then go off... If the warning light does not come on initially when the key is turned to ON, or if the warning light remains on, have a Yamaha dealer check the electrical circuit...

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Engine trouble warning light This warning light comes on if a prob- lem is detected in the engine or other vehicle control system... If this occurs, have a Yamaha dealer check the on-board diagnostic system... The electrical circuit of the warning light can be checked by turning the key to ON... The warning light should come on for a few seconds, and then go off... If the warning light does not come on initially when the key is turned to ON, or if the warning light remains on, have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle...

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Be sure to stop the vehicle before making any setting changes to the multi-function meter unit... Changing settings while riding can distract the operator and increase the risk of an accident...

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The fuel meter indicates the amount of fuel in the fuel tank... The display seg- ments of the fuel meter disappear from F (full) towards E (empty) as the fuel level decreases... When the last seg- ment starts flashing, refuel as soon as possible...

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This indicator comes on when the vehi- cle is being operated in an environmen- tally friendly, fuel-efficient manner... The indicator goes off when the vehicle is stopped...

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Push the SELECT button to switch the display between the instantaneous fuel consumption mode km/L or L/ 100 km, average fuel consumption mode AVE_ _... _ km/L or AVE_ _... _ L/ 100 km, coolant temperature mode F, air intake temperature mode Air_ _ F, odometer mode ODO, and trip- meter modes TRIP 1 and TRIP 2 in the following order:

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The average fuel consumption display can be set to either AVE_ _... _ km/L, AVE_ _... _ L/100 km or AVE_ _... _ MPG (when the display units have been set to miles:)... AVE_ _... _ km/L: The average dis-

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This display shows the coolant temper- ature from 104 F to 242 F in 1 F in- crements... If the message HI flashes, stop the vehicle, then stop the engine, and let the engine cool... (See page 8-40... )

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The clutch lever is located on the left side of the handlebar... To disengage the clutch, pull the lever toward the handlebar grip... To engage the clutch, release the lever... The lever should be pulled rapidly and released slowly for smooth clutch operation... The clutch lever is equipped with a clutch switch, which is part of the igni- tion circuit cut-off system... (See page 5-24... )

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ABS The Yamaha ABS (Anti-lock Brake System) features a dual electronic con- trol system, which acts on the front and rear brakes independently... Operate the brakes with ABS as you would conventional brakes... If the ABS is activated, a pulsating sensation may be felt at the brake lever or brake pedal... In this situation, continue to apply the brakes and let the ABS work; do not pump the brakes as this will reduce braking effectiveness...

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sis test each time the vehicle first starts off after the key is turned to ON and the vehicle has traveled at a speed of 10 km/h (6 mi/h) or higher... During this test, a clicking noise can be heard from the hy- draulic control unit, and if the brake lever or brake pedal is even slight- ly applied, a vibration can be felt at the lever and pedal, but these do not indicate a malfunction...

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2... Do not overfill the fuel tank... When refueling, be sure to insert the pump nozzle into the fuel tank filler hole... Stop filling when the fuel reaches the bottom of the filler tube... Because fuel expands when it heats up, heat from the engine or the sun can cause fuel to spill out of the fuel tank...

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Gasohol There are two types of gasohol: gaso- hol containing ethanol and that contain- ing methanol... Gasohol containing ethanol can be used if the ethanol con- tent does not exceed 10% (E10)... Gas- ohol containing methanol is not recommended by Yamaha because it can cause damage to the fuel system or vehicle performance problems...

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The exhaust system is hot after op- eration... To prevent a fire hazard or burns: Do not park the vehicle near

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The storage compartment is located under the seat... (See page 5-17... ) When storing documents or other items in the storage compartment, be sure to wrap them in a plastic bag so that they will not get wet... When washing the ve- hicle, be careful not to let any water en- ter the storage compartment...

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Rebound damping force The rebound damping force is adjusted on the right front fork leg only... To in- crease the rebound damping force and thereby harden the rebound damping, turn the adjusting screw in direction (a)... To decrease the rebound damping force and thereby soften the rebound damping, turn the adjusting screw in di- rection (b)...

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of a damping force adjusting mechanism may not exactly match the above specifications due to small differences in production, the actual number of clicks always represents the entire adjusting range... To obtain a precise adjust- ment, check the number of clicks of each damping force adjusting mechanism and modify the specifi- cations as necessary...

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Rebound damping force To increase the rebound damping force and thereby harden the rebound damp- ing, turn the adjusting screw in direction (a)... To decrease the rebound damping force and thereby soften the rebound damping, turn the adjusting screw in di- rection (b)...

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TIP To obtain a precise adjustment, it is ad- visable to check the actual total number of turns of the damping force adjusting mechanism... This adjustment range may not exactly match the specifica- tions listed due to small differences in production...

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The vehicle must not be ridden with the sidestand down, or if the sides- tand cannot be properly moved up (or does not stay up), otherwise the sidestand could contact the ground and distract the operator, resulting in a possible loss of control... Yamahas ignition circuit cut-off system has been designed to assist the operator in fulfilling the respon- sibility of raising the sidestand be- fore starting off... Therefore, check this system regularly and have a

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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-

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With the engine turned off: 1... Move the sidestand down... 2... Make sure that the start/engine stop switch is set to ... 3... Turn the key on... 4... Shift the transmission into the neutral position... 5... Slide the switch toward ... Does the engine start?

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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...

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Check operation... If soft or spongy, have Yamaha dealer bleed hydraulic system... Check brake pads for wear... Replace if necessary... Check fluid level in reservoir... If necessary, add specified brake fluid to specified level... Check hydraulic system for leakage...

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Sidestand switch Check operation of ignition circuit cut-off system... If system is not working correctly, have Yamaha dealer check vehicle... 5-23

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gine in case of a turnover... In this case, the engine trouble warning light will come on, but this is not a malfunction... Turn the key to OFF and then to ON to turn off the warning light... Failing to do so will prevent the engine from starting even though the engine will crank when pushing the start switch...

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4... Release the switch when the en- gine starts... If the engine fails to start after 5 seconds, release the start/engine stop switch, wait a few seconds, and then try again... Do not crank the engine more than 10 seconds on any one attempt...

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Make sure that the motorcycle and the engine have sufficiently slowed before shifting to a low- er gear... Engaging a lower gear when the vehicle or engine speed is too high could make the rear wheel lose traction or the engine to over-rev... This could cause loss of control, an accident and injury... It could also cause engine or drive train dam-

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Engine break-in There is never a more important period in the life of your engine than the period between 0 and 1600 km (1000 mi)... For this reason, you should read the follow- ing material carefully... Since the engine is brand new, do not put an excessive load on it for the first 1600 km (1000 mi)... The various parts in the engine wear and polish themselves to the correct operating clearances... During this period, prolonged full-throt- tle operation or any condition that might result in engine overheating must be avoided...

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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...

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Periodic inspection, adjustment, and lu- brication will keep your vehicle in the safest and most efficient condition pos- sible... Safety is an obligation of the vehi- cle owner/operator... The most important points of vehicle inspection, adjust- ment, and lubrication are explained on the following pages... The intervals given in the periodic maintenance charts should be simply considered as a general guide under normal riding conditions... However, de- pending on the weather, terrain, geo- graphical location, and individual use, the maintenance intervals may need to be shortened...

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The owners tool kit is located on the bottom of the seat... (See page 5-17... ) The service information included in this manual and the tools provided in the owners tool kit are intended to assist you in the performance of preventive maintenance and minor repairs... How- ever, additional tools such as a torque wrench may be necessary to perform certain maintenance work correctly...

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months... Items marked with an asterisk require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service...

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Check the air cut-off valve, reed valve, and hose for damage...

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8 * Wheels Check runout and for damage... Replace if necessary...

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Every 600 mi (1000 km) and after washing the motorcycle, riding in the rain or riding in wet areas

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24 Engine oil Change (warm engine before draining)...

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After disassembling the brake master cylinders and calipers, always change the fluid... Regularly check the brake fluid levels and fill the reservoirs as required...

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Removing and installing panels The panels shown need to be removed to perform some of the maintenance jobs described in this chapter... Refer to this section each time a panel needs to be removed and installed...

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Checking the spark plugs The spark plugs are important engine components, which should be checked periodically, preferably by a Yamaha dealer... Since heat and deposits will cause any spark plug to slowly erode, they should be removed and checked in accordance with the periodic mainte- nance and lubrication chart... In addition, the condition of the spark plugs can re- veal the condition of the engine... The porcelain insulator around the cen- ter electrode of each spark plug should be a medium-to-light tan (the ideal color when the vehicle is ridden normally), and all spark plugs installed in the en- gine should have the same color... If any spark plug shows a distinctly different color, the engine could be operating im- properly... Do not attempt to diagnose such problems yourself... Instead, have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle... If a spark plug shows signs of electrode erosion and excessive carbon or other deposits, it should be replaced...

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Do not use any tools to remove or in- stall the spark plug cap, otherwise the ignition coil coupler may get damaged... The spark plug cap may be difficult to remove because the rubber seal on the end of the cap fits tightly... To remove the spark plug cap, simply twist it back and forth while pulling it out; to install it, twist it back and forth while pushing it in...

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Engine oil and oil filter cartridge The engine oil level should be checked before each ride... In addition, the oil must be changed and the oil filter car- tridge replaced at the intervals speci- fied in the periodic maintenance and lubrication chart...

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7... Install the new oil filter cartridge with an oil filter wrench, and then tighten it to the specified torque with a torque wrench...

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In order to prevent clutch slip- page (since the engine oil also lubricates the clutch), do not mix any chemical additives... Do not use oils with a diesel speci- fication of CD or oils of a high- er quality than specified... In addition, do not use oils labeled ENERGY CONSERVING II or higher...

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3... If the coolant is at or below the minimum level mark, remove the reservoir cap... WARNING! Re- move only the coolant reservoir cap... Never attempt to remove the radiator cap when the en- gine is hot... [EWA15162]

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4... Add coolant to the maximum level mark, and then install the reservoir cap... NOTICE: If coolant is not available, use distilled water or soft tap water instead... Do not use hard water or salt water since it is harmful to the engine... If water has been used instead of coolant, replace it with cool- ant as soon as possible, other- wise the cooling system will not be protected against frost and corrosion... 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

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the coolant level in the radiator... If necessary, add sufficient coolant until it reaches the top of the radia- tor, and then install the radiator cap, radiator cap retainer and radi- ator cap retaining bolt...

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Air filter element The air filter element must be replaced at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance and lubrication chart... Have a Yamaha dealer replace the air filter element...

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Tires Tires are the only contact between the vehicle and the road... Safety in all con- ditions of riding depends on a relatively small area of road contact... Therefore, it is essential to maintain the tires in good condition at all times and replace them at the appropriate time with the speci- fied tires...

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The tires must be checked before each ride... If a tire tread shows crosswise lines (minimum tread depth), if the tire has a nail or glass fragments in it, or if the sidewall is cracked, contact a Yamaha dealer immediately and have the tire replaced...

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This model is equipped with tubeless tires and tire air valves... Tires age, even if they have not been used or have only been used occasion- ally... Cracking of the tread and sidewall rubber, sometimes accompanied by carcass deformation, is an evidence of ageing... Old and aged tires shall be checked by tire specialists to ascertain their suitability for further use...

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Periodically check the clutch lever free play and, if necessary, adjust it as fol- lows... To increase the clutch lever free play, turn the clutch lever free play adjusting bolt in direction (a)... To decrease the clutch lever free play, turn the adjusting bolt in direction (b)...

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A soft or spongy feeling in the brake lever can indicate the presence of air in the hydraulic system... If there is air in the hydraulic system, have a Yamaha dealer bleed the system be- fore operating the vehicle... Air in the hydraulic system will diminish the braking performance, which may re-

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Each rear brake pad is provided with wear indicator grooves, which allow you to check the brake pad wear with- out having to disassemble the brake... To check the brake pad wear, check the wear indicator grooves... If a brake pad has worn to the point that a wear indicator groove almost appears, have a Yamaha dealer replace the brake pads as a set...

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As the brake pads wear, it is normal for the brake fluid level to gradually go down... A low brake fluid level may indi- cate worn brake pads and/or brake sys- tem leakage; therefore, be sure to check the brake pads for wear and the brake system for leakage... If the brake fluid level goes down suddenly, have a Yamaha dealer check the cause before

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4... If the drive chain slack is incorrect, adjust it as follows... NOTICE: Im- proper drive chain slack will overload the engine as well as other vital parts of the motorcy- cle and can lead to chain slip- page or breakage... If the drive chain slack is more than 25... 0 mm (0... 98 in), the chain can dam- age the frame, swingarm, and other parts... To prevent this from occurring, keep the drive chain slack within the specified lim- its... [ECA17791]

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2... To tighten the drive chain, turn the drive chain slack adjusting bolt on each side of the swingarm in direc- tion (a)... To loosen the drive chain, turn the adjusting bolt on each side of the swingarm in direction (b), and then push the rear wheel for- ward...

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Checking and lubricating the cables The operation of all control cables and the condition of the cables should be checked before each ride, and the ca- bles and cable ends should be lubricat- ed if necessary... If a cable is damaged 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... Replace damaged cables as soon as possi- ble to prevent unsafe condi- tions... [EWA10712]

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Checking and lubricating the throttle grip and cable The operation of the throttle grip should be checked before each ride... In addi- tion, the cable should be lubricated by a Yamaha dealer at the intervals speci- fied in the periodic maintenance chart... The throttle cable is equipped with a rubber cover... Make sure that the cover is securely installed... Even though the cover is installed correctly, it does not completely protect the cable from water entry... Therefore, use care not to pour water directly onto the cover or cable when washing the vehicle... If the cable or cover becomes dirty, wipe clean with a moist cloth...

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If the sidestand does not move up and down smoothly, have a Yamaha dealer check or repair it... Otherwise, the sidestand could contact the ground and distract the operator, re- sulting in a possible loss of control...

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Checking the front fork The condition and operation of the front fork must be checked as follows at the intervals specified in the periodic main- tenance and lubrication chart...

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The battery is located under the seat... (See page 5-17... ) This model is equipped with a VRLA (Valve Regulated Lead Acid) battery... There is no need to check the electro- lyte or to add distilled water... However, the battery lead connections need to be checked and, if necessary, tightened...

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more than one month, remove the battery, fully charge it, and then place it in a cool, dry place... NOTICE: When removing the battery, be sure to turn the main switch off, then disconnect the negative lead before discon- necting the positive lead... [ECA16304]

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The main fuse, the fuel injection system fuse, and fuse box 2 are located under the seat... (See page 5-17... )

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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 possibly a fire... [EWA15132]

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Except for the turn signal lights, this model is equipped with full-LED light- ing... If a light does not come on, check the fuses and then have a Yamaha dealer check the vehicle... If a turn signal light does not come, check and replace the bulb... (See page 8-37... )

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installing the screw... NOTICE: Do not overtighten the screw, oth- erwise the lens may break... [ECA11192]

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Troubleshooting Although Yamaha motorcycles receive a thorough inspection before shipment from the factory, trouble may occur dur- ing operation... Any problem in the fuel, compression, or ignition systems, for example, can cause poor starting and loss of power... 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... Use only genuine Yamaha replace- ment parts... Imitation parts may look like Yamaha parts, but they are often inferi- or, have a shorter service life and can lead to expensive repair bills...

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3... Ignition Wipe off with a dry cloth and correct the spark plug gaps, or replace the spark plugs...

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After removing the radiator cap retaining bolt, place a thick rag, like a towel, over the radiator cap, and then slowly rotate the cap counterclockwise to the detent to allow any residual pressure to escape... When the hissing sound has stopped, press down on the cap while turning it counterclockwise, and then remove the cap...

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Care While the open design of a motorcycle reveals the attractiveness of the tech- nology, it also makes it more vulnera- ble... Rust and corrosion can develop even if high-quality components are used... A rusty exhaust pipe may go un- noticed on a car, however, it detracts from the overall appearance of a motor- cycle... Frequent and proper care does not only comply with the terms of the warranty, but it will also keep your mo- torcycle looking good, extend its life and optimize its performance...

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After normal use Remove dirt with warm water, a mild detergent, and a soft, clean sponge, and then rinse thoroughly with clean water... Use a toothbrush or bottlebrush for hard-to-reach areas... Stubborn dirt and insects will come off more easily if the area is covered with a wet cloth for a few minutes before cleaning...

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discs and brake linings with a regular brake disc cleaner or ac- etone, and wash the tires with warm water and a mild deter- gent... Before riding at higher speeds, test the motorcycles braking performance and cor- nering behavior...

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7... Remove the battery and fully charge it... Store it in a cool, dry place and charge it once a month... Do not store the battery in an ex- cessively cold or warm place [less than 0 C (30 F) or more than 30 C (90 F)]... For more information on storing the battery, see page 8-32...

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Recommended engine oil grade: API service SG type or higher, JASO stan- dard MA

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290 kPa (2... 90 kgf/cm2, 42 psi) 90 kg (198 lb) load - maximum load:

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Traction control system indicator/warning light:

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Identification numbers Record the vehicle identification num- ber, engine serial number, model label information, and the key identification number in the spaces provided below... These identification numbers are need- ed when registering the vehicle with the authorities in your area and when or- dering spare parts from a Yamaha dealer...

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The Vehicle Emission Control Informa- tion label is affixed on the air filter case cover... This label shows specifications related to exhaust emissions as re- quired by federal law, state law and En- vironment Canada...

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Vehicle data recording This models ECU stores certain vehi- cle data to assist in the diagnosis of malfunctions and for research and de- velopment purposes... This data will be uploaded only when a special Yamaha diagnostic tool is attached to the vehi- cle, such as when maintenance checks or service procedures are performed...

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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 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... However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or Yamaha Motor Corporation, U... S... A... To contact NHTSA, you may call the Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); go to http:// www... safercar... gov; or write to: Administrator, NHTSA, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, West Building, Washington, DC 20590... You can also obtain other information about motor vehicle safety from http://www... safercar... gov...

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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... AMONG THOSE ACTS PRESUMED TO CONSTITUTE TAMPERING ARE THE ACTS LISTED BELOW... These acts include tampering with the following systems; i... e... , modification, removal, etc...

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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... It is not acceptable proof of maintenance work...

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BS2-9-10... book 7

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EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEM WARRANTY Yamaha Motor Corporation, U... S... A... also warrants to the ultimate purchaser and each subsequent purchaser of each Yamaha motorcycle covered by this warranty with a displacement of 50cc or greater, that the vehicle is designed, built, and equipped so as to conform at the time of sale with all U... S... emissions standards applicable at the time of manufacture and that it is free from defects in materials and workmanship which would cause it not to meet these standards within the periods listed immediately below... Failures other than those resulting from defects in material or workmanship which arise solely as a result of owner abuse and/or lack of proper maintenance are not covered by this warranty...

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If your machine requires warranty service, you must take it to any authorized Yamaha motorcycle dealer within the continental United States... Be sure to bring your warranty registration card or other valid proof of the original date of purchase... If a question or problem arises regarding the warranty, first contact the owner of the dealership... Since all warranty matters are handled at the dealer level, this person is in the best position to help you... IF you are still not satisfied and require additional assistance, please write to:

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In addition, Travel and Recreation Interruption Protection (TRIP) is included at no extra cost... TRIP gives you up to $250 reimbursement per occurrence for any reasonable expenses you incur because your Yamaha needs covered service: replacement vehicle rental, emergency towing, phone calls, even food and lodging when you are away from home... This superb coverage goes into effect when you purchase Y... E... S... , so it applies to any warranty repairs as well as covered repairs during your entire Y... E... S... plan period...

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We urge you to act now... Youll get the excellent benefits of TRIP coverage right away, and youll rest easy knowing youll have strong factory-backed protection even after your Yamaha Limited Warranty expires...

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