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2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

Maintenance schedule and service intervals for the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S

This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S.

2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S.

The maintenance for the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S is broken into two sections: periodic maintenance for emission control systems, and general maintenance and lubrication.

Periodic Maintenance Emission Control System

Tip
• From 24,000 mi (37,000 km) or 36 months, repeat the maintenance intervals starting from 8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months.
• Items marked with an asterisk require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service.

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*Fuel line• Check fuel hoses for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
2Spark plugs• Check condition.
• Adjust gap and clean.
• Replace at 8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months.
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3*Valve clearance• Check and adjust valve clearance when engine is cold.
• Adjust if necessary.
Every 16,000 mi (25,000 km).
4*Crankcase breather system• Check breather hose for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
5*Exhaust system• Check for leakage.
• Tighten if necessary.
• Replace gasket(s) if necessary.
6*Evaporative emission control system (For California only)• Check control system for damage.
• Replace if necessary.
7*Air induction
system
• Check the air cut-off valve,
reed valve, and hose for damage.
• Replace any damaged parts.

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
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 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.
• Replace.Every 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.
• Moderately repack with lithium-soap-based grease.
Repack.
10*Drive belt• Check belt condition.
• Replace if damaged.
• Check belt tension.
• Adjust if necessary.
Every 2,500 mi (4,000 km)
11*Steering bearings• Check bearing assemblies
for looseness.
• Moderately repack with
lithium-soap-based
grease every 16000 mi
(25000 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 level pivot shaft• Apply lithium-soap-
based grease lightly.
16Shift pedal
pivot shaft
• Apply lithium-soap-
based grease lightly.
17Sidestand 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.
• Replace 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 cartridge• Replace.
24*Transfer case oil • Check for leakage.
• Change at initial 600
mi (1,000 km) or 1 month,
and thereafter every 16,000 mi
(25,000 km) or 24 months.
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25*Front and rear brake
switches
• Check
operation.
26*Control cables• Apply Yamaha chain
and cable lube or engine
oil thoroughly.
27*Throttle grip• Check operation and free play.
• Check throttle grip free play, and adjust if necessary.
• Lubricate cable and grip housing.
28*Lights, signals
and switches
• Check operation.
• Adjust headlight beam.

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 and if cracked or damaged.

About the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S

The 2011 MY Road Star Silverado S carries on the proven successful recipe which blends road worthiness with comfort and the luxurious trim, for yet another generation of bikes which looks stupendous and ride like a dream. The Road Star Silverado S’s 1670 cc injected air-cooled v-twin is a strong puller, with low-end torque to spare and plenty of passing power in the upper revs for blazing fast highway hauls. The standard package also includes a fat front tire, ample fenders, a tall windscreen, color-matched hard cases, passenger backrest and full floorboards, and plenty of chrome to go.

Manual for the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S

2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual.

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2011 Yamaha Road Star Silverado S.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.