Tampering With Noise Control System Prohibited

Federal law prohibits the following acts or the causing thereof (1) The removal or rendering inoperative by any person other than for purposes of maintenance, repair, or replacement of any device or element of design incorporated into any new vehicle for the purpose of noise control prior to its sale or delivery to the ultimate purchaser or while it is in use or (2) the use of the vehicle after such device or element of design has been removed or rendered inoperative by any person. AMONG THOSE...

Rider seat

Remove the nuts, and then pull the rider seat up. In addition to the main switch steering lock, there are brackets on the right side of the steering head pipe for locking the steering with a padlock. To do so, turn the handlebar until the holes in the two brackets are aligned, and then lock the steering with a suitable padlock. Make sure that the rider seat is properly secured before riding. Insert the projection on the rear of the rider seat into the seat holder as shown, place the seat in the...

Intercom operation

Provided both the rider and passenger are wearing headsets, they can talk to each other through the intercom at any time. See the Adjusting the intercom volume section. It is dangerous to operate the cassette deck while riding. Never take your hands off the handlebars while riding. Keep the volume at a low enough level to be aware of traffic conditions and ensure safety. To clean the tape head, use a de-magnetizing cleaning cassette, but be sure to turn the volume all the way down to avoid...

Right view

Shock absorber assembly air valve page 3-17 9. Front fork air valve page 3-16 11.Front turn signal position lights page 7-35 2. Audio system CB radio control unit page 4-3 3. Left handlebar switches page 3-7 4. Rider headset jack page 4-2 6. Main switch steering lock page 3-1 7. Right handlebar switches page 3-7 The steering is locked, and all electrical systems are off. The key can be removed. The main switch steering lock controls the ignition and lighting systems, and is used to lock the...

Location of parts

Xvz 1300 Audio System

Audio system CB radio control unit 6. Eject button 10.Passenger volume control knob 11.Passenger TALK button It is dangerous to operate the audio system controls while riding. Never take your hands off the handlebars while riding. Keep the volume at a low enough level to be aware of traffic conditions and ensure safety. Do not use the audio system or CB radio for a long period of time when the engine is not running as the battery may discharge. The control unit, cassette deck and speakers...

Ignition circuit cutoff system

The ignition circuit cut-off system comprising the sidestand switch, clutch switch and neutral switch has the following functions. It prevents starting when the transmission is in gear and the side-stand is up, but the clutch lever is not pulled. It prevents starting when the transmission is in gear and the clutch lever is pulled, but the sidestand is still down. It cuts the running engine when the transmission is in gear and the sid-estand is moved down. Periodically check the operation of the...

Adjusting the shock absorber assembly

This shock absorber assembly is equipped with an air valve for adjusting the spring rate. Never attempt to turn an adjusting mechanism beyond the maximum or minimum settings. 1. Place the vehicle on the sidestand. When checking and adjusting the air pressure, there should be no weight on the vehicle. 1. Shock absorber assembly air valve cap 1. Shock absorber assembly air valve cap 3. Check the air pressure with the air pressure gauge included in the owner's tool kit. 4. To increase the spring...

Auxiliary DC jack and terminals

12-V accessories connected to the auxiliary DC jack at the front and auxiliary DC terminals under the rider seat can be used when the key is in the ACC or ON position. The accessories connected to the auxiliary DC jack and terminals should not be used with the engine turned off, and their combined load must never exceed 5 A or 60 W, otherwise the battery may discharge. To prevent electrical shock or short-circuiting, make sure that the caps are installed when the auxiliary Dc jack and terminals...

Fuel cock

Hero Honda Petrol Knob

The fuel cock supplies fuel from the tank to the carburetors while also filtering it. The fuel cock lever positions are explained as follows and shown in the illustrations. Pointed end positioned over OFF' Pointed end positioned over OFF' With the fuel cock lever in this position, fuel will not flow. Always turn the fuel cock lever to this position when the engine is not running. Pointed end positioned over ON This indicates reserve. With the fuel cock lever in this position, the fuel reserve...

Warning

The engine exhaust from this product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. Congratulations on your purchase of the Yamaha Royal Star VENTURE . This model is the result of Yamaha's vast experience in the production of fine sporting, touring, and pacesetting racing machines. It represents the high degree of craftsmanship and reliability that have made Yamaha a leader in these fields. This manual will give you an...