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2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

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2005 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,499.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
Warranty  12
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque RPM  2500
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  95 / 3.74
Stroke (mm/in)  75 / 2.95
Displacement (cc/ci)  1063 / 65
Compression Ratio  8.3:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Carburetion Brand  Mikuni
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  2
Carburetor Size (mm)  37
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Overdrive  Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)  2.35 / 1.67 / 1.29 / 1.03 / 0.85
Reverse  No
Heel Toe Shifter  Standard
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)  3
Rear Wheel Width (in)  4.5
Tire Brand  Dunlop®
Front Tire Width  130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Front Tire Speed Rating  S
Front Wheel Diameter  16
Rear Tire Width  170
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Rear Tire Speed Rating  S
Rear Wheel Diameter  15
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 130/90 SR16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 170/80 SR15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.7 / 298
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.1 / 282
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.61 / 41
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.5 / 139.7
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  4.5 / 114.3
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  8.08
Width (in/mm)  37.2 / 944.9
Height (in/mm)  43.1 / 1094.7
Wheelbase (in/mm)  64.8 / 1645.9
Turning Radius (ft)  11.2
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  5.5 / 139.7
Length (ft/ft)  8
Length (ft/in)  1
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  639 / 289.9
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  628 / 284.9
Payload Capacity (lbs/kgs)  448 / 203.2
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)  1.19 / 4.5
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  1.66
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  Yes
Seat Material  Leather
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.9 / 709
Number Of Seats  2
Detachable Passenger Seat  Standard
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Backrest Type  Detachable
Backrest Location  Passenger
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Fork Guards  Yes
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Yamaha
Display Name  V Star 1100 Silverado
Mounts:  
Side Case Mount  Standard
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  Yes
Tinted  No
Height  High
Storage:  
Side Case Material  Leather
Number Of Side Cases  2
Location  Left and Right Side
Side Storage Mount  Standard
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Leather Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen

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Great all around bike!
By Larry Staab(Owner), Oct. 13, 2008
This bike does a little bit of everything. It is light & nimble around town, yet smooth & comfortable on longer trips. It gets great mileage(40 city/45 highway). It has plenty of power. Many think I bought a Harley(softail classic), so you know it has the looks. I have owned it for four mont... Read Full Review

 

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By RANDY GARCIA(Owner), Dec. 4, 2008
I HAVE A 2005 1100 SILVERADO WHICH I HAVE TRIED TO UPGRADE WITH AFTER MARKET PIPES . I REALIZE THAT IF YAMAHA WOULD UPGRADE IT'S FUEL SYSTEM WITH ELECTRONIC FUEL INJECTION AND A OIL FILTER RELOCATION KIT AS STANDARD , THIS WOULD BE A PERFECT BIKE FOR ROAD TRIPS AND CRUISEING AROUND TOWN . Read Full Review

 

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2005 Star V Star 1100 Silverado
By Frank Vassey(Owner), Dec. 22, 2015
I purchased my V Star 1100 Silverado in March of 2005. After riding it for a while, I found the stock seat to be uncomfortable so I purchased a Mustang seat which I like very much. Power is adequate to keep up with interstate traffic and then some. Braking is excellent, however the front brake is... Read Full Review

 

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LOVE my bike!
By Kimi(Owner), Jan. 15, 2013
I bought my V-Star back in 2004 brand new. I love this bike! It keeps up with our Harley Low Rider & Deuce just fine. I'm a tall woman (5'10") with long legs (33" inseam)and need a comfortable length to the controls. I do wish the controls were just a bit more forward but that can be m... Read Full Review

 

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Great bike
By Frank(Owner), Mar. 24, 2012
Great bike, have owned several including Harleys and for the money this one blows them all away. Read Full Review

 

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