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2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

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This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker.

2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker.

The maintenance for the 2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker 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) 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.
2*Spark plugs• Check condition.
• Adjust gap and clean.
• Replace every 8,000 mi (13,000 km) or 12 months.
ReplaceReplace
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*Fuel injection• Adjust synchronization.
6*Exhaust system• Check for leakage.
• Tighten if necessary.
• Replace gasket(s) if necessary.
7*Evaporative emission control system (For California only)• Check control system for damage.
• Replace if necessary.

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
1Air filter element.• Replace.Every 24,000 mi (37,000 km)
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.
• Check for correct routing and clamping.
• 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 16,000 mi
(25,000 km)
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.
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*Cooling system • Check hoses for cracks or damage.
• Replace if necessary.
• Change with ethylene
glycol anti-freeze coolant
every 24 months.
Change
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.
• 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:
● Air filter
– This model’s air filter is equipped with a disposable oil-coated paper element, which must not be cleaned with compressed air to avoid damaging it.
– The air filter element needs to be replaced more frequently when riding in unusually wet or dusty areas.
● Hydraulic brake service
– After disassembling the brake master cylinders and cylinders, 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 2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker

The 2012 Yamaha Stryker, is a chopper inspired styling, attention to detail and mechanical function blend together in a stunning mid class chopper. With fuel consumption of ± 17kpl/48mpg(Imp), 2012 Yamaha Stryker is a gutsy 1304cc, fuel-injected liquid-cooled V-Twin engine churns out the inspired, big-engine feel riders will love.

Low seat height (26.4 inches) allows riders to put both feet on the ground and helps provide this bike’s natural, relaxed and comfortable riding position. The wide 210-series rear tire and chopper-inspired 21-inch front wheel reinforce the muscular styling of the bike. The SOHC valve train features 36 mm intake and 32 mm exhaust valves with special single coil springs for great power and torque. Valve angles are set at 20 degrees from centre.

 Manual for the 2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker

2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2012-2013 Yamaha Stryker.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.

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