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2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

Maintenance schedule and service intervals for the 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado.

2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado.

The maintenance for the 2005 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*Fuel line• Check fuel hoses for cracks or
damage.
• Replace if necessary.
2*Fuel filter• Replace.Replace.
3Spark plugs• Check condition.
• Adjust gap and clean.
• Replace every 8,000 mi (13,000 km)
or 12 months.
ReplaceReplace
4*Valve clearance• Check and adjust valve
clearance when engine is cold.
5*Crankcase breather
system
• Check breather hose for
cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
6*Carburetor synchronization•Adjust synchronization of carburetors
7*Idle speed• Check and adjust engine idle speed.
8*Exhaust system• Check for leakage.
• Tighten if necessary.
• Replace gasket(s) if necessary.
9*Evaporative emission
control system
(For California only)
• Check control system for damage.
• Replace if necessary.

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

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
1*Air filter element• Clean with compressed air.
• Replace if necessary.
2*Clutch• Check operation
• Adjust or replace cable
3*Front brake• Check operation, fluid level, and
for fluid leakage.
• Replace brake pads if necessary.
4*Rear brake• Check operation, fluid level, and
for fluid leakage.
• Replace brake pads if necessary.
5*Brake hoses• Check for cracks or damage.
• ReplaceEvery 4 years.
6*Wheels• Check runout and for damage.
• Replace if necessary.
7*Tires• Check tread depth and for
damage.
• Replace if necessary
• Check air pressure.
• Correct if necessary.
8*Wheel bearings• Check bearings for smooth operation.
• Replace if necessary.
9*Swingarm
pivot bearings
• Check bearing assemblies
for looseness.
• Correct if necessary.
• Moderately repack with
lithium-soap-based grease.
Repack
10*Steering
bearings
• Check bearing assemblies
for looseness.
• Moderately repack with ithium-soap-based
grease every 16,000 mi (25,000 km)
or 24 months .
Repack
11*Chassis fasteners• Check all chassis
fitting and fasteners.
• Correct if necessary.
12Brake and clutch
lever pivot shafts
• Apply lithium-soap-based grease
(all-purpose grease) lightly.
13Brake and shift
pedal pivots shafts
• Apply lithium-soap-based grease
(all-purpose grease) lightly.
14Sidestand
pivot
• Check operation.
• Apply lithium-soap-based grease
(all-purpose grease) lightly.
15*Sidestand
switch
• Check operation and
replace if necessary.
16*Front fork• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Replace if necessary.
17*Shock absorber
assembly
• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Replace if necessary.
18*Rear suspension
link pivots
• Apply lithium-soap-based
grease lightly.
19Engine oil• Change (warm engine before
draining).
20*Engine oil filter
element
• Replace.
21Final gear oil• Check oil level and for oil lekage.
• Change at initial 600 mi ( 1,000 km)
or 1 month, and thereafter every 16,000 mi
(25,000 km) or 24 months.
Change.Change.
22*Control cables• Apply Yamaha chain and cable lube
or engine oil SAE 10W-30 thoroughly.
23*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 special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.

Note:
From 24000 (37000 km) or 36 months, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 8000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 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 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

The 2005 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Silverado features 65 cubic-inch (1063cc), air-cooled, SOHC, 75° V-twin engine tuned to provide outstanding low- and mid-range torque—maximum torque is reached at only 2500 rpm. Available in dealerships nationwide at a manufacturer’s suggested retail price $9,499 available from June 2004 (July-CA). With colors raven/liquid gold; raspberry metallic/raven. With a seat height of 27.9 inches, length of 97.0 inches, compression ratio of 8.3:1. Features (2) 37mm Mikuni downdraft-type w/throttle position sensor. The V Star 1100 Silverado has a locking compartment under side cover provides handy, secure storage for small items, chrome 12V 60/55-watt halogen headlight looks incredible and helps maximize nighttime visibility and maintenance-free 12V 14AH battery ensures dependable, no-hassle starting.

Manual for the 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.