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2006 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

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2006 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado

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2006 Yamaha V Star 1100 Silverado Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,599.00
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
Folding  No
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
Chain Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
License Plate  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
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:  
Metallic  No
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  Yes
Tinted  No
Height  Mid
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
Helmet Locks  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Convenience:  
Handlebar Lock  Standard

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By Tim Latting(Owner), Apr. 30, 2012
Recently purchased a 2006 yamaha vstar 1100 silverado . Having recently upgraded from a smaller bike on my first ride i was very impressed with the ride, feel of the power and the over all styling of the bike. It has the classic cruiser styling. Came right out of the factory with the classic silv... Read Full Review

 

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By J.R. Carter(Owner), Feb. 13, 2014
I absolutely love my 1100 Silverado. I think its beautiful. I'm 6'2", 240 lbs. and the fit is great. Mine is two-tone silver and the finish is gorgeous. It has all the power I need, even for my size, and it is available at very low RPM's. I replaced the seat with an Ultimate with a removab... Read Full Review

 

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Best Motorcycle EVER for the price
By Jim Simonds(Owner), Jul. 31, 2014
I bought my 2006 1100 Silverado new in 2007. I have put over 26,ooo miles on it. It has been the best motorcycle I have ever owned. Too bad that Yamaha can't see that it was the best they have ever produced. I would buy another one if they would just build it. Read Full Review

 

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