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2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

Maintenance schedule and service intervals for the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic.

The service internal are very similar of those 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Custom.

2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic.

The maintenance for the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic 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 hose for cracks or damage
•Replace if necessary.
2*Fuel filter•Replace.Replace
3Spark plugs•Check condition.
•Adjust gap and clean.
•Replace at 8000 mi (13000 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 syncronization 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.
• Adjust brake lever free play and replace 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.
• Replace. Every 4 years
6*Wheels (XVS11Y)• Check runout, spoke tightness and for damage.
• Tighten spokes if necessary.
7*Wheels (XVS11AWY / XVS11ATY)•Check runout and for damage
•Replace if necessary
8*Tires• Check tread depth and for damage.
• Replace if necessary.
• Check air pressure.
• Correct if necessary.
9*Wheel bearings• Check bearings for smooth operation.
• Replace if necessary.
10*Swingarm pivot bearings• Check bearing assemblies for looseness.
• Moderately repack with lithium-soap-based grease.
Repack.
11*Steering bearings• Check bearing assembly for looseness.
• Moderately repack with lithium-soap-based grease every 16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months.
Repack.
12*Chassis fasteners• Check all chassis fitting and fasteners.
• Correct if necessary.
13Brake lever pivot shaft• Apply silicone grease lightly
14Brake pedal pivot shaft• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
15Clutch lever pivot shaft• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
16Shift pedal pivot shaft• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
17*Sidestand pivot• Check operation.
• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
18*Sidestand switch• Check operation and replace if necessary.
19*Front fork• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Repair if necessary.
20*Shock absorber assembly• Check operation and for oil leakage.
• Replace if necessary.
21*Rear suspension link pivots• Apply lithium-soap based grease lightly
22Engine oil• Change (warm engine before draining).
23*Engine oil filter element• Replace.
24Final gear oil• Check oil level and for oil leakage.
• Change at initial 600 mi (1000 km) or 1 month, and thereafter every 16,000 mi (25,000 km) or 24 months.
Change.Change
25*Front and rear brake switches• Check operation
26*Control cables• Apply Yamaha chain and cable lube or engine oil 10W-30 thoroughly.
27*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.
28*Lights, signals and switches• Check operation
• Adjust headlight beam

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

TIP:
From 24000 (37000 km) or 36 months, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 8000 mi (13000 km) or 12 months

TIP:
● 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 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 or if cracked or damaged.

About the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

The Yamaha V-Star 1100 Classic features 1,063cc engine, air-cooled, SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder, 75° V-twin produces outstanding low- and mid-range torque – maximum torque is reached at only 2,500 rpm – for exceptional overall cruising performance. A 2-into-2 exhaust system with dual shotgun-style, staggered pipes plays outstanding V-twin music. Replacement with aftermarket mufflers is simple. Air Induction System (A.I.S.) reduces harmful CO and HC exhaust emissions. Dual Mikuni BSR 37mm carburetors with throttle position sensors feature carburetor heaters and handy, side-mounted air filter to ensure consistent fuel flow, great throttle response and optimum power throughout the rev range. Beefy, 41mm front fork with 140mm (5.5″) of wheel travel smoothes out the bumps for excellent ride quality.

Manual for the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.