How can I make my Yamaha V-Star 650 faster?

How can I make my Yamaha V-Star 650 faster?

The intake on the V-Star 650 can be altered to increase performance. The easiest method is to install an aftermarket air filter to allow more air into the engine, thereby increasing power. You can also modify the air box to increase air flow.

What should by tire pressure be?

On newer cars, the recommended pressure is most commonly listed on a sticker inside the driver’s door. If there’s no sticker on the door, you can usually find the specs in the owner’s manual. Most passenger cars will recommend 32 to 35 psi in the tires when they’re cold.

How does tire pressure affect motorcycle handling?

Under-inflated tires can cause a list of safety risks: Decreased handling and riding precision. Poor fuel economy. Poor braking performance.

Are Yamaha Vstars reliable?

They are very good dependable bikes other than that. They were made for quite a long time and there are plenty of aftermarket parts out there. You will also need to look into another seat if you want to take some multi hour rides.

Is the Yamaha V-Star 650 a good starter bike?

The Yamaha V-Star 650 is a go-to beginner motorcycle if you are deeply in love with cruisers. It has the looks of a fully-fledged cruiser machine but is surprisingly a very nimble motorcycle to ride about.

What are the specs on a Yamaha 650?

Yamaha V-Star 650 Specs 1998-2010 XVS650 (Custom) Front Tires 100x90x19. Rear Tires 170x80x15. Battery YT12B-BS. Spark Plug DPR7EA-9

What should the tire pressure be on a Yamaha XS650?

If you have a passenger on the back , then maybe up the rear to 34 or 35 psi. MaxPete likes this. I intend to start at 32 and 35, which is where I run my SV. With the typical 16 inch rear, (67H rating) you should run a minimum of 32, or the side wall will flex excessively and generate lots of heat.

What should the front tire pressure be on a VStar?

2000 v star custom i accidentaly grounded out my battery while jumping it off now my fuel pump does’nt come on an my push button start does;nt work. but all my lights and my horn works and have a relay that makes a clicking sound in the rear wheel well .no fuses blown. HELP!

When did the Yamaha V Star 650 come out?

Styled similar to the popular Harley Dyna platform. The V-Star 650, first produced in 1998, is Yamaha’s small, entry level cruiser. Its lightweight but powerful design makes it a versatile and fun bike to jet around town. The V-Star 950 is a “Goldilocks” bike.