Question about 1980 Yamaha XJ 650
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Oil Filter change on 81 XJ650
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Posted on Feb 05, 2017
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
the oil filter should be inside the round finned cover at the front of the motor/trans. if you have found the drain plug also at the front but underneath, the filter is above it.... oil capacity should be molded into the crankcase next to the oil filler cap
use stadium yamaha website for exploded views on all parts of your bike
Posted on Mar 22, 2009
without a manual can you set-up the timing mark on flywheel
an see what cyl is compression stroke to find #1 cly
coil 1 are spark wires 1 and 4 cyl
coil 2 are spark wires 2 and 3 cyl
now if still have trouble then (if same plug connection) switch the around inlet plug on coils form bike wire harness or swap spark wires
Posted on Apr 10, 2009
there is not much difference between those 2 engines. they are the same cc and both are in-line 4 cylinders.
Posted on May 27, 2009
Use 10w40 motor oil in the gear box. Don't use any synthetic oils, oil marked "EC", or oil with "special" additives. Stick with the major brands; Pennzoil, Quaker State, Mobil or Shell.
FYI ---- Go to the site below where you can see a parts diagram for your specific bike. You will select the actual brand, year, model, etc., once you go to the site. Part numbers and prices are also shown. You can order parts from this site. In the event no price is shown on a particular part, the part is not in stock. www.babbittsonline.com/pages/parts/viewbybrandand/parts.aspx
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Posted on Jun 19, 2009
There is a sight glass at the right side of the bike's engine.Park your bike on the center stand and thn check it out.
You can use Castrol 20W50 ,it takes 2500 cubic cms .
Hope this helps!
Posted on Nov 25, 2009
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