How to Check the Engine Oil on a 1982 Yamaha 250?

Answer Unlike its two-stroke models, Yamaha's 1982 250 cubic centimeter motorcycles relied on a consistent amount of oil for internal lubrication of their motors. Too much or too little oil could create a... Read More »

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How to Check a Yamaha 1982 Motorcycle Starter?

The starter on your 1982 Yamaha motorcycle engages the motor to propel the bike when the rider hits the gas. If you are having problems with your 1982 Yamaha starter, you are probably thinking that... Read More »

The Specifications for a 1982 Yamaha YZ 250 Plug Gap?

Yamaha's 1982 YZ250 was the motorcycle (and musical instrument) maker's midsize entry in the Grand Prix classes of motocross bikes -- those made up of 125cc, 250cc, and 500cc machines. A single-cy... Read More »

My 1982 Yamaha Virago 750 Starts But Won't Run?

The Yamaha Virago was introduced in 1981. When it was replaced by the current V-Star 750 that still carries its model designation, the XV, the performance and looks of its V-twin had become a Japan... Read More »

How much does the Yamaha Virago 1982 weigh?

The claimed dry weight of 467 lbs. was listed for a 1982 Yamaha XV750J Virago. The other 1982 Virago model, the XV920J, had a claimed dry weight of 496 lbs.References:"The Professional Motorcycle R... Read More »