Question about 1974 Yamaha XS 650 A
Does it take off to the right like the yam XVs? or do I take the wheel out the back?
Hi .... The Xs is conventional, ie straight out the back. Put a plank of wood or something similar under the centre stand, this'll give you a bit of extra height and once the spindle is out the wheel will come out slightly to one side. Problem comes if someone has fitted an aftermarket custom exhaust which reduces egress. Also if you still have standard twin exhausts you may have to lower swingarm (by disconnecting lower shock bolts (thus the plank) to remove spindle. Remember to note spacers as it comes apart and regrease spindle on re-assembly.
Posted on Dec 24, 2008
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 13, 2013 | 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic
Jul 29, 2012 | 1980 Yamaha XJ 650
May 21, 2012 | 2004 Yamaha V Star Classic
Dec 29, 2011 | Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Motorcycles
Jul 08, 2011 | 2002 Yamaha XVS 650 Dragstar Classic
Jun 12, 2011 | 2007 Yamaha V Star Classic
Apr 27, 2011 | 1997 Yamaha XVS 650 Dragstar
Nov 12, 2010 | 2003 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic
Aug 07, 2010 | 2000 Yamaha XVS 650 Dragstar Classic
May 27, 2018 | Motorcycles
195 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: