This manual has been prepared by Yamaha primarily for use by Yamaha dealers and their
trained mechanics when performing maintenance procedures and repairs to Yamaha equip-
ment. It has been written to suit the needs of persons who have a basic understanding of the
mechanical and electrical concepts and procedures inherent in the work, for without such
knowledge attempted repairs or service to the equipment could render it unsafe or unfit for
Because Yamaha has a policy of continuously improving its products, models may differ in
detail from the descriptions and illustrations given in this publication. Use only the latest edi-
tion of this manual. Authorized Yamaha dealers are notified periodically of modifications and
significant changes in specifications and procedures, and these are incorporated in succes-
sive editions of this manual.
©2000 by Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
1st Edition, November 2000
All rights reserved.
Any reprinting or unauthorized use
without the written permission of
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
is expressly prohibited.
Printed in USA
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL
All of the procedures in this manual are organized in a sequential, step-by-step format. The
information has been compiled to provide the mechanic with an easy to read, handy refer-
ence that contains comprehensive explanations of all disassembly, repair, assembly, and
In this revised format, the condition of a faulty component will precede an arrow symbol and
the course of action required will follow the symbol, e.g.,
To assist you in finding your way through this manual, the section title and major heading is
given at the top of every page.
The illustrations within this service manual represent all of the designated models.
The cross ref