Question about 1978 Yamaha XS 500

1 Answer

How do you remove the crankcase /oil filter on a 1978 yamaha xs500e

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 338 Answers

Remove the the left side rear chain cover the oil filter is located under it.

Posted on May 07, 2010

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

How do I change the oil on a 1978 Yamaha xs650 cruiser


Unscrew the bolt at bottom of crankcase.

Oct 04, 2014 | Motorcycles

1 Answer

Oil will not drain from my 78 yamaha xs750se


check the drain hole isnt blocked with silt , poke it ! also i think your over filling the engine with oil , does it have a dip stick on the filler cap or is there a sight glass on the side of the engine case on the same side as the filler ?

Mar 17, 2014 | 1978 Yamaha TX 750

1 Answer

03 yzf 250f how to change oil


This engine holds one quart of standard Yamaha YZ 250 engine oil. The oil filter is located on the rear of the crankcase behind the suspension spring. The oil filter looks like a small metal can that is screwed into the top rear of the crankcase. On the bottom of the crankcase is the plug that will need to be removed to drain the oil from the crankcase. Anyone who owns this model dirt bike can complete this job in about 10 minutes.
Read more: How to Change Oil and Filter on a Yahama 250F ' eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/how_6574975_change-oil-filter-yahama-250f.html#ixzz1hECQRtAn

Nov 01, 2011 | 2003 Yamaha YZ 250

1 Answer

What oil in crankcase of 1978 yamaha dt125


20w40 motorcycle engine oil, do not use car oils or the clutch may slip

Oct 26, 2011 | 1974 Yamaha DT 360

1 Answer

1978 Yamaha XS 750 engine oil capacity


Hi, Charles for this scenario you will need your service/owners manual if you can't find the first and best tool you ever bought for your Yamaha, despair not, for a mere zero $0 you can download another one.
For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the blue links below. Good luck and have a wonderful day.
Yamaha xs750 Special
How to change the oil on 1978 Yamaha XS400 motorcycle
http://www.yamahatriples.com/files/5613/2786/4749/Yamaha_XS750_Service_Manual.pdf
OEM parts for Yamaha
http://mybikemanuals.com/yamaha/yamaha-xs-owners-manuals

Jul 20, 2011 | 1978 Yamaha TX 750

1 Answer

Cant get speddo to work new speedo new speed drive and new cable what now


do u hav cable attached rite at crankcase front-make sure no dirt there-hows oil level--or cud hav poblem with new part-is it generic or original--hows tach runnin

Jun 19, 2010 | 1978 Yamaha XS 650 SE

1 Answer

Where is the oil filter on these?


Left hand side of the crankcase.

Regards,
matt

Sep 15, 2009 | 1978 Yamaha XS 500

1 Answer

How do I expose the oil filter and the air filter on a 1979 Yamaha XS 400? I want to change both filters but I can't locate them.


The oil filter is a paper element on the right side of the engine behind a little round cover. Should be somewhere on the lower crankcase. The air filter is in the air box which may be a little tricky to get to. You will need to remove the seat, and possibly the gas tank to remove the air box to get to it.

Jun 10, 2009 | 1985 Yamaha XS 400

1 Answer

Oil leaking out of overflow


just check the crankcase filter to make sure it isn't stopped up if it is that will make the crankcase build up pressure and blow the oil out

Jan 24, 2009 | 2004 Yamaha YZ 250 F

Not finding what you are looking for?
1978 Yamaha XS 500 Logo

Related Topics:

156 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...