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by ViragoJoe
Mon May 23, 2022 1:15 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV1100
Topic: New to me 87 xv1100 typical starter issues (California)
Replies: 4
Views: 36

Re: New to me 87 xv1100 typical starter issues (California)

milan,

"GEAR, IDLER 2
(optional, mine was old)
product number: 5A8-15517-00-00".

This part (5A8-15517-00-00) is no longer available it was superseded by 3LP-W1551-00-00 NEW IDLER GEAR SET (2-piece assembly now, both pieces are under the same Part Number).
by ViragoJoe
Mon May 23, 2022 5:44 am
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV1100
Topic: New to me 87 xv1100 typical starter issues (California)
Replies: 4
Views: 36

Re: New to me 87 xv1100 typical starter issues (California)

Picked up a super high mile 1987 xv1100 the other day for 700$. Seller wanted more but on day of sale couldn’t get the bike to start. I had an 85 xv700 almost 10 years ago so I know the starters are terrible. I’m very excited to start wrenching but I’m worried about where to start. The bike sat on ...
by ViragoJoe
Sun May 22, 2022 4:18 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago Parts For Sale
Topic: Lots of parts for sale (early xv750 and 920 models) (Coeur d Alene, Idaho)
Replies: 1
Views: 26

Re: Lots of parts for sale (early xv750 and 920 models) (Coeur d Alene, Idaho)

Terry,

Update your profile with City and State, rather than your ZIP Code.

:arrow: Please edit your profile with location (State/Country) & Bike Information. It will aid us in assisting you!

That will provide information on where the parts are located.
by ViragoJoe
Sun May 22, 2022 9:01 am
Forum: Fuel System
Topic: Yamaha Virago XV1000 XV1100 fuel pump maintenance and fix [INFO.]
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Yamaha Virago XV1000 XV1100 fuel pump maintenance and fix [INFO.]

Another great explanation from David Balogh.

Yamaha Virago XV1000 XV1100 fuel pump maintenance and fix

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBd2RKSMt0o

Tourmax: (FPS-900 Contact Set) Fuel Pump Virago XV1000 & XV1100's
Click Image to Enlarge:
CONTACT SET TOURMAX FPS-900 Fuel Pump XV1000 - 1100.jpg
by ViragoJoe
Sun May 22, 2022 5:31 am
Forum: Electrical System
Topic: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada
Replies: 7
Views: 66

Re: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada

Vin number is JYA56G007FA000749 ================= Hayden, Right you are. She is definitely a 1985: It does help to have the complete and correct VIN#. Click Image to Enlarge (I also switched to another decoder to verify): HAYDEN RESULTS 2.png The problem here is ,I can't say for sure what the corre...
by ViragoJoe
Sat May 21, 2022 4:26 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV750
Topic: 1993 XV750 Skyball Alarm (Cornwall, UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: 1993 XV750 Skyball Alarm (Cornwall, UK)

1993 750 virago Have just bought this bike can anyone help i have a skyball alarm is it normal for the red light on the fob lights up bright when pressed but stays on but dim when not pressed i have two fobs both the same happens on each thanks =================== chrissy, We suggest you speaking w...
by ViragoJoe
Sat May 21, 2022 2:44 pm
Forum: Electrical System
Topic: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada
Replies: 7
Views: 66

Re: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada

Hayden223 wrote:
Sat May 21, 2022 2:27 pm
Unfortunately the sticker is slightly mangled towards the end so I'm missing a few numbers. I'll pull the paperwork when I get home from work and hope it has the full Vin on it
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It should.
by ViragoJoe
Sat May 21, 2022 2:11 pm
Forum: Electrical System
Topic: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada
Replies: 7
Views: 66

Re: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada

Jya56600 7 FA00749 is what the sticker shows for me it's hard to see in the photo with the wiring in the way (the last two are hard to make out on the Vin as the sticker is somewhat cut so I can only make out the tops of the numbers could be a A or 8 as the last 2. Tenth digit of the Vin is an f ma...
by ViragoJoe
Sat May 21, 2022 6:55 am
Forum: Electrical System
Topic: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada
Replies: 7
Views: 66

Re: 1985 xv750 stator help! Vancouver Island Canada

Need some help.i have 1985 xv750. These bikes are pretty rare as they dropped the ccs during these years to 700 but I have verified the Vin to be a 85 and my engine is stamped 750. Anyways. The bikes running great but I'm not getting a charge on the battery. I've narrowed it down to the stator. And...
by ViragoJoe
Sat May 21, 2022 6:34 am
Forum: Ignition System
Topic: Explanation as to how the Starter Solenoid Circuit Works & Starter Relay Issues, XV700 750 1000 1100 [INFO.]
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Explanation as to how the Starter Solenoid Circuit Works & Starter Relay Issues, XV700 750 1000 1100 [INFO.]

Yamaha Virago XV700 750 1000 1100 starter solenoid problems. Potential causes, plus a short explanation as to how the starter Solenoid Circuit Works. No one can explain it better than David Balogh: Yamaha Virago XV700 750 1000 1100 starter solenoid problems https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSNFOFXK0K...