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Yamaha XT500 & TT500 Motorcycle (1976-1981) Service Repair Manual

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Yamaha XT500 and TT500 manual.



Clymer motorcycle repair manuals are written specifically for the do-it-yourself enthusiast. From basic maintenance to troubleshooting to complete overhaul, Clymer manuals provide the information you need. The most important tool in your tool box may be your Clymer manual, get one today.

Every Clymer manual contains hundreds of original photographs and illustrations developed from a complete disassembly and assembly of a motorcycle. This, in addition to extensive research, allows Clymer to achieve an unmatched level of detail, accuracy and clarity.

The step-by-step instructions and two-column text with large print are user-friendly. Bold figure numbers make it easy to quickly match instructions with illustrations and photos. Thumb-tabbed chapters, numbered table of contents and an extensive index make it possible to locate the desired section quickly.

Table of contents

This Yamaha motorcycle manual is 192 pages.

QUICK REFERENCE DATA

CHAPTER ONE / GENERAL INFORMATION
Manual organization / Service hints / Tools / Expendable supplies / Safety hints

CHAPTER TWO / TROUBLESHOOTING
Operating requirements / Starting difficulties / Poor idling / Misfiring / Flat spots / Power loss / Overheating / Engine noises / Piston seizure / Excessive vibration / Slutch slip or drag / Transmission / Poor handling / Brake problems / Electrical problems / Troubleshooting guide

CHAPTER THREE / PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND TUNE-UP
Periodic maintenance / Engine oil and filter change / Carburetor service / Flywheel nut torque / Compression release / Oil pressure / Clutch adjustment / Front brake adjustment / Rear brake adjustment / Fork oil changing / Drive chain adjustment / Engine tune-up / Cylinder head fastener torque / Cam chain adjustment / Valve adjustment / Compression check / Spark plug / Contact breaker / Ignition timing / Air cleaner / Carburetor adjustment / Throttle cable adjustment

CHAPTER FOUR / ENGINE
Tools / Parts / Removal / Installation / Upper end disassembly / Cylinder head inspection / Valve lapping / Leak test / Valve guide replacement / Valve seat grinding / Cylinder head assembly / Piston and cylinder inspection / Upper end assembly / Bottom end disassembly / Bottom end inspection / Bottom end assembly

CHAPTER FIVE / CLUTCH AND TRANSMISSION
Clutch / Transmission

CHAPTER SIX / FUEL AND EXHAUST SYSTEMS
Air cleaner / Carburetor / Fuel valve (petcock) / Fuel tank / Exhaust system

CHAPTER SEVEN / ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Battery / Charging system (XT models) / Lighting system / Switches / Fuse / Ignition

CHAPTER EIGHT / FRONT SUSPENSION AND STEERING
Front wheel / Front forks / Seal replacement / Steering / Brake / Brake adjustment

CHAPTER NINE / REAR SUSPENSION
Rear wheel / Shock absorbers / Swing arm / Drive chain / Drive sprockets / Brake / Brakelight switch

SUPPLEMENT / 1978 AND LATER SERVICE INFORMATION

INDEX

WIRING DIAGRAMS

Models covered:
1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 Yamaha TT500 TT 500
1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 Yamaha XT500 XT 500

Clymer Manuals Yamaha TT500 Manual
Clymer Manuals Yamaha XT500 Manual

XT500 (1976-1981)
TT500 (1976-1981)

More Details

Part number: 
CM405
ISBN-13: 
9780892872404
Publication date: 
Language: 
English

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