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2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

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This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado.

2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado.

The maintenance for the 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado is broken into two sections: periodic maintenance for emission control systems, and general maintenance and lubrication.

Periodic Maintenance Emission Control System

No.ItemRoutine600 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 months16000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months20000 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 and thereafter every 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 initial
20,000 mi (31,000 km)
and thereafter every
20,000 mi (31,000 km).
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**• Check control system for damage.
• Replace if necessary.

*Since this items require specified tools, data and technical skills, they should be serviced by a Yamaha dealer.
**California only

General Maintenance and Lubrication Chart

No.ItemRoutine600 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 months16000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months20000 mi (31,000 km) or 30 months
1Engine oil• Replace
• Warm engine before draining
2*Engine oil filter element• Replace
3Air filter element• Clean or replace if necessary.
4*Brake system• Check operation, fluid level, and fluid leakage
• Correct accordingly
• Replace pads if necessary
5*Clutch• Check operation
• Adjust or replace cable
6*Final gear oil• Check oil level and leakage.
• Replace at initial 600 mi (1,000 km)
or 1 month and thereafter every 16,000 mi
(25,000 km) or 24 months
• Hypoid gear oil SAE 80 (API GL4)
ReplaceCheck
7*Control meter
and cable
• Apply chain lube thoroughly.
• Yamaha chain and cable lube
or engine oil SAE 10W30 (API SE)
8*Swingarm
pivot shaft
• Check swingarm pivot for play.
• Correct if necessary.
• Moderately repack every 16,000 mi (25,000 km) or
24 months with lithium-soap-based grease.
Repack
9*Rear suspension
link pivots
• Check operation.
• Correct if necessary.
10Brake and clutch
lever pivot shaft
• Apply chain lube thoroughly.
• Lithium-soap-based grease.
11Brake pedal and
shift pedal shafts
• Apply chain lube thoroughly.
• Lithium-soap-based grease.
12Sidestand
pivots
• Check operation.
• Lubricate and repair if necessary.
• Lithium-soap-based grease.
13*Front fork• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Correct accordingly.
14*Steering
bearings
• Check bearing play and steering for smooth operation.
• Correct if necessary.
• Moderately repack every 16,000 mi (25,000 km)
or 24 months with ithium-soap-based grease.
Repack
15*Wheel bearings• Check bearings for looseness or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
16*Wheels• Check runout and for damage.
17*Sidestand switch• Check operation.
• Replace if necessary.
18*Tires• Check tire tread
wear and for damage.
• Replace if necessary.
19*Shock absorber• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Replace if necessary.
20*Chassis fasteners• Make sure that all nuts, bolts and
screws and properly tightened.
• Tighten if necessary.
21*Throttle grip
housing and cable
• Check operation and free play.
• Adjust the throttle cable
free play if necessary.
• Lubricate the throttle
grip housing and cable.

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

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
• After disassembling the brake master cylinders and calipers, always change the brake fluid. Regularly check the brake fluid levels and fill the reservoirs as required.
• Every two years replace the internal components of the brake master cylinders and calipers, and change the brake fluid.
• Replace the brake hoses every four years and if cracked or damaged.

About the 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

2003 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Silverado features long 64.5″ wheelbase, new cast wheels and, of course, incomparable fit and finish. Available in dealerships nationwide at a manufacturer’s suggested retail price USA MSRP $9,399 USD with colors crimson red/root beer brown. Features 1063cc, 65-cubic-inch, air-cooled, SOHC, 75° V-twin. With a seat height of 27.9 in., length of 97.0 in., wheelbase of 64.8 in. and d ual 37mm Mikuni downdraft-type w/throttle position sensor. The V Star 1100 Silverado has a bore x stroke of 95 X 75mm and operational suspension front of brushed steel telescopic front fork with 5.5″ of travel rear, link-type, preload-adjustable single rear shock with 4.5″ of travel.

Manual for the 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.

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