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This manual applies to the following models: YF60, YF60S, YF60 / Yamaha Motor Corporation, Ltd
1986 Yamaha YF60
1986 Yamaha YF60S
Production/model years: 1986
Manual Language: English
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"Yamaha YF60 ATV Shop Repair: Fix Your Ride with the PDF Guide"
If you're looking to repair or maintain your Yamaha YF60 ATV, our comprehensive shop repair guide in PDF format is here to help. Whether you're a seasoned ATV enthusiast or a novice mechanic, this guide provides all the information you need to troubleshoot and fix your YF60. From engine specifications to maintenance tips and common issues, we've got you covered. Read on to discover the technical data and resources you need to keep your Yamaha YF60 running smoothly.
Engine Specifications/Technical Data:
• The 1986 Yamaha YF60, YF60S, YF60 models are powered by an air-cooled, two-stroke, single-cylinder engine.
• The engine displacement is 57 cc, delivering reliable and efficient performance.
• It features a reed valve induction system for improved throttle response and power delivery.
• The YF60 ATV has a bore and stroke of 43 mm x 43 mm.
• The engine is equipped with a capacitor discharge ignition (CDI) system for reliable starting and smooth operation.
• It utilizes a kickstart mechanism for ignition, providing simplicity and ease of use.
• The YF60 models come with a fully automatic transmission for effortless riding and control.
• They feature a centrifugal clutch system, eliminating the need for manual shifting.
• The ATV is equipped with a chain drive system for efficient power transfer to the rear wheels.
• The YF60 has a single A-arm front suspension and a monoshock rear suspension for smooth handling and comfort.
• It features front and rear drum brakes, providing reliable stopping power.
• The ATV has a fuel tank capacity of approximately 1.3 gallons (5 liters).
• The YF60 models have a dry weight of around 190 lbs (86 kg), making them lightweight and maneuverable.
• They come with front and rear racks for carrying small cargo or accessories.
• The YF60 ATV features an electric and kickstarter for convenient starting options.
• It has a ground clearance of approximately 3.9 inches (10 cm), allowing for moderate off-road capability.
• The ATV has a wheelbase of approximately 36.2 inches (92 cm), providing stability and control.
• It features a telescopic front fork suspension with 2.6 inches (6.6 cm) of travel.
• The YF60 models come with a single rear shock suspension with 2.4 inches (6.1 cm) of travel.
• The ATV utilizes 8-inch (20 cm) front and rear tires for adequate traction on various terrains.
Facts and Details:
- The 1986 Yamaha YF60, YF60S, YF60 models are compact and lightweight ATVs, designed for younger riders or those new to off-road riding.
- They offer a user-friendly riding experience, with automatic transmissions and easy-to-use controls.
- The YF60 ATVs are known for their reliable performance and durability, making them popular choices for recreational use.
- They provide a comfortable ride with their front and rear suspension systems, effectively absorbing bumps and uneven terrain.
- The Yamaha YF60 models feature a simple yet robust two-stroke engine, providing ample power for their intended purpose.
- The compact size and lightweight nature of these ATVs allow for easy maneuverability, even in tight spaces or narrow trails.
- The YF60 models are often praised for their low maintenance requirements and fuel efficiency, making them cost-effective options for riders.
- Owners appreciate the ATV's rugged construction and build quality, ensuring longevity and reliability over years of use.
Maintenance Intervals, General Maintenance Tips, and Common Issues:
► Follow the maintenance schedule provided in the owner's manual, including regular oil changes, air filter cleaning or replacement, and spark plug inspection.
► Check and maintain the correct tire pressure for optimal traction and handling.
► Regularly inspect the drive chain and sprockets, adjusting the chain tension and replacing worn-out components as needed.
► Keep the ATV clean by washing it regularly to remove dirt, mud, and debris that can affect performance and cause premature wear.
► Lubricate all pivot points, such as suspension components and control cables, to ensure smooth operation.
► Common issues with the Yamaha YF60 ATVs may include carburetor problems, spark plug fouling, and electrical issues.
► Carburetor problems can arise due to fuel contamination or improper adjustments. Regular cleaning and adjustment can address these issues.
► Spark plug fouling can occur if the ATV is not properly warmed up or if the fuel-to-oil mixture is incorrect. Inspect and clean or replace the spark plug when necessary.
► Electrical issues may include loose connections, faulty wiring, or a weak battery. Carefully inspect the electrical system and repair or replace any faulty components.
Popular Tuning Tips or Modifications:
* Installing a performance exhaust system can improve overall power and provide a sportier sound.
* Upgrading the air filter to a high-flow aftermarket option can enhance airflow and improve throttle response.
* Rejetting the carburetor can optimize fuel delivery and improve engine performance.
* Replacing the stock tires with more aggressive off-road or all-terrain tires can enhance traction and handling on various surfaces.
* Adding aftermarket handlebars or grips can improve rider comfort and control.
* Installing a rear storage rack or cargo box provides additional carrying capacity for gear or supplies.
Available Accessories, Attachments, and Aftermarket Options:
■ Front and rear cargo racks for additional storage.
■ Skid plates for added protection to the ATV's undercarriage.
■ Handguards to protect the rider's hands from branches and debris.
■ Aftermarket exhaust systems for improved performance and sound.
■ Performance air filters for enhanced airflow and engine performance.
■ ATV covers for protection from the elements during storage or transportation.
Owner Reviews and Opinions:
☺ Strengths: Compact size, lightweight, reliable performance, easy to maintain.
☻ Weaknesses: Limited power for heavier riders or challenging terrains.
Owners appreciate the YF60 models' user-friendly nature, making them suitable for young riders or beginners.
The ATVs are often regarded as reliable and durable machines, capable of handling light off-road trails and recreational riding.
The compact size and lightweight construction make the YF60 easy to handle and maneuver, particularly in tighter spaces or trails with obstacles.
Some owners have mentioned the need for occasional carburetor adjustments to maintain optimal performance.
The YF60 ATVs are praised for their simplicity and low maintenance requirements, making them ideal introductory machines.
Owners enjoy the ATVs' overall fun factor and the opportunity to introduce younger riders to the world of off-road riding.
Repairs that need to be carried out most frequently:
→ Carburetor cleaning or adjustment to address fuel delivery issues.
→ Regular oil changes and filter replacements to maintain engine lubrication and performance.
→ Spark plug inspection and cleaning or replacement to ensure proper combustion.
→ Chain maintenance, including regular lubrication and adjustment for smooth power transfer.
→ Electrical system checks and repairs, including addressing loose connections or faulty wiring.
→ Regular inspection and replacement of worn-out tires for optimal traction and safety.
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