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2008 Yamaha Roadliner S

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2008 Yamaha Roadliner S

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2008 Yamaha Roadliner S Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $14,980.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque RPM  2500
Cooling  Air
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Bore (mm/in)  100 / 3.94
Stroke (mm/in)  118 / 4.65
Displacement (cc/ci)  1854 / 113.1
Compression Ratio  9.5:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  43
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Overdrive  Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Reverse  No
Heel Toe Shifter  Standard
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Tire Width  130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Wheel Diameter  18
Rear Tire Width  190
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  60
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  130/70-18
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  190/60-17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.7 / 298
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.8 / 46
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.1 / 129.5
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  Yes
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  4.3 / 109.2
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Material  Aluminum
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  8.47
Width (in/mm)  36.8 / 934.7
Height (in/mm)  43.3 / 1099.8
Wheelbase (in/mm)  67.5 / 1714.5
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  6.1 / 154.9
Length (ft/ft)  8
Length (ft/in)  6
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  705 / 319.8
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.63
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.8 / 706.1
Number Of Seats  2
Detachable Passenger Seat  Standard
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Aluminum
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Belt Guard  Yes
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Exhaust Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Pocket  No
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2006
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Yamaha
Display Name  Roadliner S
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Storage:  
Rear Rack Storage  Optional
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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Best cruiser I ever road
By David Tony K(Owner), Dec. 15, 2009
Before I bought this one I road the 8 ball then the skull and cross bones then the triumph rocket then the 2000 vulcan and finally the roadliner I bought it that day why ? Because it was by far the best ride of all, The Bags are small but cc saddlebags has one for the roadliner that one bag has the ... Read Full Review

 

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Handles like a much smaller machine
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Tops in my book
Mar. 18, 2010
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Great ride and great power
By jon(Owner), Sep. 28, 2009
This bike is make for some one big I am 6'3" and feel that I fit great on this bike. The power and response when with this bike is awsome. I would by another one without thinking. Read Full Review

 

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Mar. 25, 2010
This will probably be the last bike I own
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