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2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

Maintenance schedule and service intervals for the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture

This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture.

2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture

The maintenance for the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture is broken into two sections: periodic maintenance for emission control systems, and general maintenance and lubrication.

Periodic Maintenance Emission Control System

No.ItemRoutine 600 mi (1,000 km) or 1 month
4,000 mi (7,000 km) or 6 months

8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months
12,000 mi (19,000 km) or 18 months
16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months
20,000 mi (31,000 km) or 30 months
1*Valve clearance• Check and adjust valve clearance when engine is cold.
Every 28,000 mi (43,000 km).
2Spark plug• Check condition.
• Adjust gap and clean.
• Replace at 8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months and thereafter every 8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months.
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3*Crankcase ventilation system• Check ventilation hose for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
4*Fuel line• Check fuel hose for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
5*Fuel filter• Replace initial 20,000 mi
(31,000 km) or 30 months
and thereafter every
20,000 mi (31,000 km)
or 30 months.
Replace
6*Exhaust system• Check for leakage.
• Retighten if necessary.
• Replace gasket(s) if necessary.
7*Carburetor synchronization• Adjust synchronization of carburetors.
8*Idle speed• Check and adjust engine idle speed.
• Adjust cable free play.
9*Evaporative emission control system (For California only)• Check control system for damage.
• Replace if necessary.

* Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, they should be serviced by a Yamaha dealer.

General Maintenance and Lubrication Chart

No.ItemRoutineType 600 mi (1,000 km) or 1 month
4,000 mi (7,000 km) or 6 months

8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months
12,000 mi (19,000 km) or 18 months
16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months
20,000 mi (31,000 km) or 30 months
1Engine oil• ReplaceSee page 9-1.
2*Oil filter• Replace.
3*Air filter (See NOTE on page 7-6.)• Clean with compressed air.
• Replace if necessary.
4*Cooling system• Check hoses for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
• Replace coolant every 24 months.Ethylene gylcol
anti-freeze coolant.
Replace.
5*Brake system (See NOTE page 7-6.) • Adjust free play.
• Check and replace pads if necessary.
Replace brake fluid.
6*Clutch• Check operation and fluid leakage. (See NOTE page 7-6.)
• Correct if necessary.
7*Final gear oil• Check vehicle for leakage.
• Replace every 16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months.
SAE 80 API “GL-4”
hypoid gear oil
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8*Control cable• Apply chain lube thoroughly.Yamaha chain and cable lube or SAE 10W30 motor oil
9*Rear arm pivot bearing• Check bearing assembly for looseness.
• Moderately repack every 16,000 mi (25,000 km) 24 months.
Medium weight wheel bearing grease.Repack.
10Brake/Clutch lever pivot shaft• Apply chain lube lightly.Yamaha chain and cable lube or SAE 10W30 motor oil
11Brake pedal and shift pedal shaft• Lubricate
• Apply chain lube lightly.
Yamaha chain
and cable lube
or SAE 10W30 motor oil
12*Sidestand pivot• Check operation and lubricate.
• Apply chain lube lightly.
Yamaha chain
and cable lube or
SAE 10W30 motor oil
13*Sidestand switch• Check and clean or replace if necessary.
14*Front fork•Check operation and leakage.
15*Steering bearings• Check bearing assembly for looseness.
• Moderately repack every 16,000 mi (25,000 km) 24 months.
Medium weight wheel bearing grease.Repack.
16*Wheel bearings• Check bearings for smooth rotation.
17*Rear suspension link pivots• Apply grease lightly.Molybdenum disulfide grease

* Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, they should be serviced by a Yamaha dealer.

Note:
● For odometer readings of time periods higher than 20,000 mi (31,000 km) or 30 months, repeat the same maintenance as listed in the table from the 4,000 mi (7,000 km) or 6-month interval.

Note:
● The air filter needs more frequent service if you are riding in unusually wet or dusty areas.

● Hydraulic brake and clutch system
– After disassembling the master cylinder, caliper cylinder and clutch release cylinder, always replace the brake fluid. Check the brake fluid of the master cylinder and clutch release cylinder regularly and fill as required.
– Replace the oil seals on the inner parts of the master cylinder, caliper cylinder and clutch release cylinder every two years.
– Replace the brake and clutch hoses every four years, or if cracked or damaged.

About the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture

The drive package on the Royal Star Venture includes a liquid-cooled 1,294 cc (79.0 cu in) (referred to as 1,300 cc) V4 engine fed by four carburetors – one per cylinder – primed by a manually operated push-pull choke.

It has four valves per cylinder, overhead camshafts, and shim-over bucket valves. Bore x stroke is 79 x 66 mm (3.11 x 2.60 in) with a compression ratio of 10:1. The five-speed, overdrive transmission is part of the engine case and the engine and transmission share the same oil.

The drive shaft and final drive assembly are built into the left side of the double-sided swing arm. Swing arm motion is damped by a mono shock mounted in the center of the frame. The clutch is of the wet plate design and is hydraulically activated by the left hand lever

Manual for the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture

2000 Yamaha Royal Star  Venture Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2000 Yamaha Royal Star Venture.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.