©2003 by MBK Industrie
First edition, December 2003
All rights reserved.
Any reproduction or unauthorized use
without the written permission of
is expressly prohibited.
This manual was produced by MBK Industrie primarily for use by Yamaha dealers and their quali-
fied mechanics. It is not possible to include all the knowledge of a mechanic in one manual. There-
fore, anyone who uses this book to perform maintenance and repairs on Yamaha vehicles should
have a basic understanding of mechanics and the techniques to repair these types of vehicles.
Repair and maintenance work attempted by anyone without this knowledge is likely to render the
vehicle unsafe and unfit for use.
Yamaha is continually striving to improve all its models. Modifications and significant changes in
specifications or procedures will be forwarded to all authorized Yamaha dealers and will appear in
future editions of this manual where applicable.
Designs and specifications are subject to change without notice.
IMPORTANT MANUAL INFORMATION
Particularly important information is distinguished in this manual by the following.
The Safety Alert Symbol means ATTENTION! BECOME ALERT! YOUR
SAFETY IS INVOLVED!
Failure to follow WARNING instructions could result in severe injury or death
to the motorcycle operator, a bystander or a person checking or repairing
A CAUTION indicates special precautions that must be taken to avoid dam-
age to the motorcycle.
A NOTE provides key information to make procedures easier or clearer.
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL
This manual is intended as a handy, easy-to-read reference book for the mechanic. Comprehensive
explanations of all installation, removal, disassembly, assembly, repair and check procedures are
laid out with the individual steps in sequential order.
1 The manual is divided into chapters. An abbreviation and symbol in t