Obviously neither of you have read the manual. I think the interval for
checking/adjusting the valves on most Yamaha's with shim type adjusters is
26,000 miles. The V Star may be screw and nut type, I'm not exactly sure.
It probably wouldn't hurt to at least check them on the 1100.
"Venture Rider" wrote in message
> On Mon, 18 Sep 2006 19:08:04 -0500, Roy Rouser said:
>>I have put 14000 miles on my 05 V Star 1100 and I haven't adjusted the
>>valves yet. Is this a no no? If so does anyone know how often they need to
> It's in the owner's manual. The clearance should be checked every oil
> change, I believe.
> "What, me worry?" - Alfred E. Neuman
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