Question about 2004 Yamaha V Star Classic

2 Answers

Motor noise slight ticking noise on my v star 1100 classic is this normal

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 22 Answers

I also have a Star 1100 with a ticking sound its not so bad when its cold but when its warmed up it gets a little louder many people tell me its normal and if I stop hearing it then i should worry because when it stops u need a valve adjustment

Posted on Jun 07, 2009

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 40 Answers

The v twins do have some valve train noise it is a charistic of the v twins.

Posted on May 28, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

What is the ticking noise when you turn the ingition on


It is likely to be the electric fuel pump my r1 does it if I haven't used bike for a while it is normal

Jan 04, 2014 | 2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

1 Answer

Ticking noise on a Yamaha motorcycle


Most likely what you are hearing is a slightly loose rocker arm clicking when it contacts the valve. Even when they are adjusted properly they can make some noise - depending on the condition of the engine oil and the temperature of the engine. You might look into having your valve clearance checked and adjusted. Change your oil if you haven't recently and you might consider running a heavier, synthetic oil - especially if you have more than maybe 30,000 miles on the engine.

Realistically, you should have the valve clearance checked/adjusted every 15,000 miles and you oil changed every 4,000-5,000 miles max for synthetic oils, less for conventional oils.

Jun 27, 2011 | 2001 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

1 Answer

TAPPET NOISE


If the clearances are OK , this may not be valve noise.
cam chains and adjusters can sound this way

Apr 28, 2010 | 2001 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

1 Answer

2003 v-star 1100 65,000 on it NEW ticking is driving me nuts.sounds like a valve tapping.valve train is silent (with a stethescope)appears to be coming from starter clutch side...in that area.oil pump...


No that type of starter clutch doesn't produce tapping when still working, you are on the right track with the oil pump chain methinks !

Ride safe
Bike-Doc
Please mark this as very helpful (if it has been!!)

Apr 28, 2010 | 2001 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

1 Answer

Slight ticking in front cylinder, bike has only 15,000 miles


Intake: 0.07 to 0.12 mm (0.0028 to 0.0047 in, or 3 to 5 thousandths)

Exhaust: 0.07 to 0.12 mm (0.0028 to 0.0047 in, or 3 to 5 thousandths)
Peace,

Mar 09, 2010 | 2006 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

3 Answers

How to adjust clutch on 03 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic.


My 1100 has a slight slip when reving while running. In have read that this happens often,,, can it be adjusted out trough the cable... can you do an aditivve

Feb 27, 2009 | 2004 Yamaha V Star Classic

Not finding what you are looking for?
2004 Yamaha V Star Classic Logo

Related Topics:

506 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Yamaha Experts

dhnguyen

Level 2 Expert

281 Answers

Steve Sweetleaf
Steve Sweetleaf

Level 3 Expert

1144 Answers

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2600 Answers

Are you a Yamaha Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...