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2008 Yamaha Morphous Base

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Identification
Model Type  Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $5,299.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
Warranty  12
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  66 / 2.6
Stroke (mm/in)  73 / 2.88
Displacement (cc/ci)  249 / 15.2
Compression Ratio  10.8:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Tire Speed Rating  53P
Front Wheel Diameter  13
Rear Tire Width  130
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Rear Tire Speed Rating  63P
Rear Wheel Diameter  13
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 R13 53P
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  130/70 R13 63P
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
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 Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  No
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.78
Width (in/mm)  32.4 / 823
Height (in/mm)  41.3 / 1049
Wheelbase (in/mm)  63.6 / 1615.4
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  4.1 / 104.1
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  9
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  408 / 185.1
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.7 / 14
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.61
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  25.8 / 655.3
Number Of Seats  2
Backrest Type  Fixed
Backrest Location  Passenger
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Aluminum / Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver and Passenger
Hand Grips  Standard
Chain Guard  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Fork Guards  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Belt Guard  Yes
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Exhaust Guard  Yes
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center / Kick
Lower Fairing  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
Upper Fairing  Standard
Wind Deflector  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Gauge
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Scooter
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2006
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
NADATrimID  30578
Display Name  Morphous
Mounts:  
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  No
Height  Low
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard

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Love my my Daytona Beach Morphous !!!!
By O. Kheir - Top REALTOR for beachfront condos in Daytona Beach(Owner), Mar. 12, 2009
This is the best riding scooter ever! Sleek design and low center of gravity allow for highway speeds in comfort.



Recently, I took a long trip on my Morphous which now has over 7700 miles on it, never had any service issues at all. Finally had to replace the front tire, and it is worth every pen... Read Full Review

 

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