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1st Gen Venture Valve Adjustment Procedure
Hi there, gang.      I am still going on with my Winter Protect in Summer LOL!!! I\'m about to reach the inflexion point, where I will start building the bike back instead of ......
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1st Gen Venture Oil Change Pictorial
Hi there again, guys. I finally got some free time so I decided to change my 91 Venture oil and filters. First step was, of course to get the parts. I ......
Not Rated Last Update: 2012-12-04 Views: 22847
FIRST GEN COOLING SYSTEM OVERVIEW COOLING SYSTEM DRAIN VALVE This device is used to route coolant from one of 2 sources to the bottom of the thermostat housing. The end ......
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Water Pump Repair - 83 and 84 Venture
Water Pump Repair - 83 and 84 VentureApproved by The Venturers Technical Advisory Committee The 1983, 1984 and some 1985 Ventures have a tendancy to overheat when the water pump becomes ......
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Compatible Thermostats
Q: Does anyone know of auto thermostat that will work in place of yamaha? If so please let me know part no etc. A: Napa part # 156...fits like the original, ......
Not Rated Last Update: 2005-02-08 Views: 8649
Leaking Oil
Oily HavocI just purchased 83 XVZ and I love it. My buddy has an 84 Royale which he overfilled with oil. He then rode about 600 miles at speeds often in ......
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1984 Engine removal, repair, and re-installation
1984 Yamaha Venture Motorcycle Engine removal, repair, and re-installation One of our former Venturers, Scott MacMartin, did a fantastic job photographing a tear down on his 1984 Venture engine. To access ......
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Changing Spark Plug Wires
Q. I am thinking of changing my spark plug wire onmy 83 std ,what wire would be recomended , also does the coil end just push in and is secured with ......
Not Rated Last Update: 2004-10-22 Views: 8717
Cheap Engine Stand
Cheap Engine StandA little tech tip for you. When you have the engine out, use a 13\" car tire as an engine stand. It\'s cheap, and very effective. I\'ve carried my ......
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Starter Gear Train Overhaul
Starter Gear Train OverhaulHey Bob, so glad to hear back from you. I will try my best to make this as clear as possible. You will start having a condition where ......
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Inline-4 Cylinder vs V-4 Cylinder Engines
Inline-4 Cylinder vs V-4 Cylinder EnginesJeff Pierce wrote: > > I just got my bike back from the dealer. I thought it ran somewhat rough at low idle. He said it ......
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Compression Washers, Do Compression Test To Check Valves
Compression Washers, Do Compression Test To Check ValvesAs a more economical replacement to the compression washer for the assorted drain bolts, which Yamaha sells for about $1.85, the same basic part ......
Not Rated Last Update: 2004-09-26 Views: 6035
Valve Clearance
Valve ClearanceI read your tip on the Venture Web page about valve clearence and compression. I was wondering though does the compression go up or down (relative to the spec values) ......
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Fram Oil Filters
Fram Oil FiltersFram makes an oil filter for Ventures (as well as many other bikes), it\'s CH6002. It\'s available at Farm & Fleet for $3.19 (US). There is even a new ......
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Engine Starting w/Low Battery
Engine Starting w/Low BatteryIf you are worried about starting your bike after it is sitting for a long time then this is the way to make sure the headlight stays off.... ......
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Starting Trouble
Starting TroubleHey Bob! I own a 1984 Venture royale. It Has almost 80,000 mi. About a month ago I took A trip Every day the bike got slower and slower starting ......
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Rough Running Venture
Rough Running VentureI just bought a 1983 Royale with 36,000 miles on it. The engine runs somewhat rough. I looked at the carb diagphrams and three of the four were not ......
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A Discussion Of Engine Swapping vs. Splitting
A Discussion Of Engine Swapping vs. SplittingSplitting the engine cases, and removing the rod big ends, and lifting the crank out to replace the chain (it is actually a HyVo rather ......
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Stalling Motor
Stalling Motor Dear Bob, First I want to thank you for your offer to help Venture owners. I own a 1983 Venture that I bought used. It has 47,000 miles on ......
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O-Ring Replacement
O-Ring Replacement A lot of us have had trouble with the O ring in the thermostat bypass valve on the front of the engine going bad. I replaced mine about 5 ......
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Radiator Cap Experiment
Radiator Cap Experiment I told you I would tell you all about the radiator cap experiment I went thru a few months ago. I had a leaky cap which developed on ......
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Radiator Cap Substitute
Radiator Cap SubstituteBob, Scott: was out riding today and the bike was running hot but not boiling over, started thinking about what it could be, not enough water, (full), wrong mix ......
Not Rated Last Update: 2004-09-26 Views: 6478
Overheating Tip
Overheating Solution Just want to pass a tip to Venture owners who have an overheating problem, especially in cities on hot days. I bought a 1983 Venture Royale which probably had ......
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Concerning Antifreeze and Impellers
Concerning Antifreeze, ImpellersI generally run around 2/3 antifreeze and 1/3 distilled water mix. This is a good ratio for the wide variation of temperatures we experience here in Canada. I drive ......
Not Rated Last Update: 2004-09-26 Views: 7235
Where is the Thermostat?
Where\'s The Thermostat?I would like to change out my thermostat.. but I dont know where its at.. ------------------------- The thermostat is below the radiator behind the right side exhaust. Drain the ......
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Coolant Valve Setting
  Coolant Valve SettingOk boys and girls, here is what my owner manual says: To drain turn to ON to refill close everything leave in on position run and recheck levels ......
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