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2008 Yamaha V Star 1100 Custom

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2008 Yamaha V Star 1100 Custom

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2008 Yamaha V Star 1100 Custom Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $8,699.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  8.3:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  110/90 SR18
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/80 SR15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  64.6 / 1640.8
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17

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Great all arounder
By Paul(Owner), Mar. 3, 2009
Bought mine (galaxy blue) in july 08, only have 1200+ miles on it so far. I've owned everything from Harleys to Hondas, from cruiser to crotch rockets and dual purpose...now at my young age of 52, for the price and quality it's hard to beat a Star motorcycle. Only things I've changed on my custom,... Read Full Review

 

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v star 1100 custom
By brad yohn(Owner), Dec. 26, 2008
This is a great all around bike. I purchased mine in octobed 08 and have 1700 miles on so far and they have all been enjoyed. The seats are a little to be desired especially the passenger one. The headlight is somewhat dim also. I purchased the do it yourself ram air kit and also did the baffle ... Read Full Review

 

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By Larken21601(Owner), Sep. 1, 2008
be prepared to tackle this issue. the headlight is crap. nothing out there replaces it. waiting for my passing light bar to arrive and hopefully that solves the issue. otherwise next step is to replace the light and bucket.



only issue i have with bike. add ons are... 17x22 memphis shade, co... Read Full Review

 

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By Donald Sharpe(Owner), Sep. 8, 2011
I bought my bike brand new in March of 2011. I have have had nothing but problems since then. It's been to the dealer three times. trying another dealer now. it wants to flood every time you stop to fuel up. they say its because of ethanol boiling in fuels lines, but does the same thing with 100% ga... Read Full Review

 

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