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Honda Motorcycle GL1500T Valkyrie Tourer (1997 - 2000)

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Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Honda Motorcycle GL1500T Valkyrie Tourer, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Honda Motorcycle GL1500T Valkyrie Tourer. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Honda Motorcycle GL1500T Valkyrie Tourer can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to ride.

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Table of contents

This Honda Valkyrie Manual is 496 pages.

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CHAPTER ONE / GENERAL INFORMATION
Manual organization / Notes, cautions and warnings / Safety first / Cleaning parts / Handling gasoline safely / Service hints / Serial numbers / Warning labels / Torque specifications / Fasteners / Lubricants / Sealant, cements and cleaners / Threadlocking compound / Basic hand tools / Precision measuring tools / Test equipment / Special tools / Motorcycle lift / Mechanics' tips / Bearing replacement / Seals / Specifications

CHAPTER TWO / TROUBLESHOOTING
Operating requirements / Emergency troubleshooting / Engine starting procedures / Engine starting troubleshooting / Engine performance / Engine noises / Low cylinder compression / Engine lubrication / Oil pressure test / Fuel system / Clutch / Transmission / Final drive / Excessive vibration / Front suspension and steering / Brake problems / Electrical troubleshooting / Troubleshooting hints / Circuit design / Wiring diagrams / Electrical test equipment / Basic test procedures / Charging system troubleshooting / Ignition system troubleshooting Starting system troubleshooting / Lighting system troubleshooting / Cooling system troubleshooting / Specifications

CHAPTER THREE / LUBRICATION, MAINTENANCE AND TUNE-UP
Routine checks / Pre-ride inspection / Service intervals / Tires and wheels / Crankcase breather hose / Evaporation emission control / Battery / Periodic lubrication / Engine oil and filter change / Final drive oil change / Front fork oil change / Periodic maintenance / Throttle adjustment / Air filter element replacement / Coolant change / Steering head adjustment check / Rear suspension shock adjustment / Tune-up / Valve clearance adjsutment / Compression check / Spark plugs / Ignition timing / Carburetor synchronization / Idle speed adjustment / Specifications

CHAPTER FOUR / ENGINE TOP END
Engine principles / Engine rotation / Servicing engine in frame / Exhaust system / Cylinder head cover / Camshaft timing belts and driven pulleys / Crankshaft drive pulley / Camshaft and rocker arm assemblies / Cylinder heads / Valves and valve components / Engine front cover / Specifications

CHAPTER FIVE/ ENGINE LOWER END
Special tools / Parts requiring engine removal / Service precautions / Engine removal / Engine mounts / Engine installation / Rear engine case / Starter clutch / Alternator clutch assembly / Primary drive and driven gears / Final drive gear / Scavenge oil pump / Oil strainer and main oil pump / Crankcase / Pistons and connecting rods / Crankshaft / Break-in procedure / Specifications

CHAPTER SIX / CLUTCH
Clutch hydraulic system / Master cylinder / Slave cylinder / Bleeding / Specifications

CHAPTER SEVEN / TRANSMISSION AND GEARSHIFT MECHANISM
External shift mechanism / Internal shift mechanism / Output shaft / Specifications

CHAPTER EIGHT / FUEL AND EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEMS
Air filter / Carburetor operation service adjustment / Fuel tank / Fuel valve / Secondary air supply system / Crankcase breather system / Evaporative emission control system / Specifications

CHAPTER NINE / ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Battery / Charging system / Alternator / Ignition system / Starting system / Lighting / Cooling system / Switches / Meters / Radio / Horn / Fuses / Specifications

CHAPTER TEN / COOLING SYSTEM
Cooling system check / Radiator / Cooling fan / Coolant reservoir / Engine coolant temperature ECT sensor / Engine coolant thermosensor / Engine coolant thermostatic switch / Fan motor switch / Thermostat / Thermostat housing / Coolant pump / Coolant pipes / Specifications

CHAPTER ELEVEN / WHEELS, TIRES AND FINAL DRIVE
Front hub / Rear hub / Bearing and seal replacement / Final drive unit and drive shaft / Universal joint / Specifications

CHAPTER TWELVE / FRONT SUSPENSION AND STEERING
Handlebar / Steering head and stem / Steering head bearing race / Front fork / Specifications

CHAPTER THIRTEEN / REAR SUSPENSION
Shock absorbers / Swing arm / Specifications

CHAPTER FOURTEEN / BRAKES
Disc brakes / Front brake pad / Front master cylinder / Front caliper / Rear brake pad / Rear master cylinder and reservoir / Rear caliper / Front and rear brake discs / Brake hose replacement / Bleeding /Rear brake pedal / Specifications

CHAPTER FIFTEEN / FRAME AND BODY
Seats / Frame rear side covers / Center cover / Steering head cover / Radiator cover / Windshield / Windshield / Fairing / Saddlebag and mounting bracket / Trunk / Seat back and arm rest / Front fender / Rear fender / Footpegs and brackets / Specifications

INDEX

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Models covered:
1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 Honda GL1500C
1999 2000 2001 Honda GL1500CF Interstate
1997 1998 1999 2000 Honda GL1500CT Tourer
GL1500 GL 1500 C CF CT

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