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2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

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This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado.

2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado.

The maintenance for the 2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado 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 month4,000 mi (7,000 km) or 6 months8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months12,000 mi (19,000 km) or 18 months16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months20,000 mi (31,000 km) or 30 months
1*Valve clearance•Check and adjust valve clearance when engine is cold
2Spark plugs• Check condition.
• Adjust gap and clean.
• Replace at 8,000 mi (13,000 km)
or 12 months.
ReplaceReplace
3*Crankcase ventilation system• Check ventilation
hose for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
4*Fuel line• Check fuel hoses
for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
5*Fuel filter• Replace.
6*Exhaust system• Check for leakage.
• Tighten 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, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.

General Maintenance and Lubrication Chart

No.ItemRoutine 600 mi (1,000 km) or 1 month4,000 mi (7,000 km) or 6 months8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months12,000 mi (19,000 km) or 18 months16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months20,000 mi (31,000 km) or 30 months
1Engine oil• Replace (warm engine before draining).
(See NOTE on page 8-1.)
2Engine oil
filter element
• Replace at initial 600 mi (1,000 km)
or 1 month, and thereafter every 8,000 mi
(13,000 km) or 12 months.
3*Air filter element• Clean or replace if necessary.
4*Clutch• Check operation.
• Adjust or replace cable.
5*Front brake• Check operation, fluid level,
and for fluid leakage.
(See NOTE on page 6-6.)
• Correct accordingly.
• Replace brake pads if necessary.
6*Rear brake• Check operation.
• Adjust cable and replace
brake shoes if necessary.
7Final gear oil• Check oil level and for oil leakage.
• Replace at initial 600 mi
(1,000 km) or 1 month, and
thereafter every 15,000 mi
(24,000 km) or 24 months. #4
ReplaceReplace
8*Wheels• Check balance, runout, spoke
tightness and for damage.
• Tighten spokes and
rebalance or replace if necessary.
9*Tires• Chacek tire tread wear and for damage.
• Replace if necessary.
10*Wheel bearings •Check bearings for
looseness or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
11*Swingarm• Check swing arm pivot for play.
• Correct if necessary.
• Moderately repack every
15,000 mi (24,000 km) or 24 months. #2
Repack
12*Steering bearings• Check bearing play and steering
or smooth operation.
• Correct if necessary.
• Moderately repack every 15,000 mi
(24,000 km) or 24 months. #3
Repack
13*Chassis fasteners• Check all nuts, bolts and
screws and for tightness.
• Tighten if necessary.
14Sidestand• Check operation.
• Lubricate pivot and contact surfaces
with chain lube lightly. #1
• Repair if necessary.
15*Sidestand switch• Check operation.
• Replace if necessary.
16*Front fork• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Repair if necessary.
17*Rear shock absorber• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Replace if necessary.
18*Control and
meter cable
• Apply chain lube thoroughly. #1
19Brake and clutch
lever pivot shaft
• Apply chain lube lightly. #1
20Brake pedal and
shift pedal shaft
• Apply chain lube lightly. #1

*Since these items require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.

#1 Yamaha chain and cable lube or SAE 10W30 motor oil
#2 Molybdenum disulfide grease
#3 Lithium-soap-based grease (all-purpose grease)
#4 SAE80 API “GL-4” hypoid gear oil

Note:
From 24000 (37000 km) or 36 months, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 4000 mi (7000 km) or 6 months.

Note:
● The air filter needs more frequent service if you are riding in unusually wet or dusty areas.
● Hydraulic brake service
• Regularly check and, if necessary, correct the brake fluid level.
• Every two years replace the internal components of the brake master cylinder and caliper, and change the brake fluid.
• Replace the brake hoses every four years or if cracked or damaged.
● Engine oil type
• Yamalube 4 (20W-40) or engine oil SAE 20W-40 (API-SE) for temperatures or 5 °C (40 °F) or above.
• Yamalube 4 (10W-30) or engine oil SAE 10W-30 (API-SE) for temperatures or 15 °C (60 °F) or below.

About the 2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado

The new V Star Silverado. Featuring all the performance and glamour of its V Star Classic sibling, with a casual touring twist that includes an adjustable windshield, studded seat, backrest and hard leather saddlebags. Powerful engine 649cc, 40-Cubic Inch, SOHC, Air-Cooled, 70° V-Twin, carburetion dual 28mm Mikuni downdraft-type, 2-into-2 exhaust with displacement of 649cc. Telescopic front fork with stainless steel covers and 5.5″ of travel and link-type, preload-adjustable single rear shock with 3.9″ of travel. With length dimension of 96.5″, wheelbase of 64″ and seat height of 28″. Available colors are blackened blue/twilight blue.

 Manual for the 2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado

2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2002 Yamaha V Star Silverado.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.

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