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Timing specs 1980 yamaha 850 special 3 cylinder motorcycle engine

My motorcycle is out of time. how do i time it

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The crank case should be tightend in a criss cross pattern. Top,bottom,side, side in a circle. The bigger bolts torque to 25 lbs, the smaller ones 10 lbs. I would do the big ones with a torque wrench and the smaller ones by hand. Chaz Moto DC

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Add until the oil shows proper level on the dip stick ... no more and no less.

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buy a battery eliminator from a harley shop or Exxel and it will start with the kicker

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