1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

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1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

Post by bballard123 » Wed May 05, 2021 5:55 pm

So you don't have a manual for the virago XV 500? One of the posts said that there's not a lot of info on this bike. I don't have info but would like some help. Is this just for other types of Yamaha bikes for the most part?..

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Re: 1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

Post by ViragoJoe » Wed May 05, 2021 8:08 pm

bballard123 wrote:
Wed May 05, 2021 5:55 pm
So you don't have a manual for the virago XV 500? One of the posts said that there's not a lot of info on this bike. I don't have info but would like some help. Is this just for other types of Yamaha bikes for the most part?..
ballard,

You read that correctly. There isn't much information on 1983 XV500's. Reason is: for the U.S. market there was only one model year for XV500's and that was 1983 that you have. XV400's weren't ever offered in the U.S. market. However, we do have European friends on this site with them.

The XV535 is the closest model to that of your XV500. So, download that repair manual that covers XV535's. This sight is for all Virago's including XV500's. Just think of your XV500 as if it were an XV535. The increase of 35cc can be considered the only difference. There may be some other differences, but I wouldn't consider them to be major differences.
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Re: 1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

Post by GDad » Mon Sep 13, 2021 10:24 am

Good Morning

I purchased the XV500 manual and wiring diagram PDF and attached it. Joe, please feel free to move it or place it wherever.

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Re: 1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

Post by ViragoJoe » Tue Sep 14, 2021 10:48 am

G,

Rob moved the links over to the Manuals Download Section.

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Re: 1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

Post by jasonpadre » Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:07 am

Clicking on the link in the manual downloads page takes you back to this page.

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Re: 1983 XV500 Service Manual (U.S.)

Post by ViragoJoe » Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:25 am

jasonpadre wrote:
Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:07 am
Clicking on the link in the manual downloads page takes you back to this page.
Jason,

It is suppose to. The download panel on the extreme left is to show you what Manuals are available and then link you to where they are stored.

Click the files in the above Post from "Gdad" Attachments block then you will be able to download them both.
Manual and wiring diagram.

There you will see how many times they have been downloaded.
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