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1983-1988 Honda VT500 Ascot Shadow Motorcycle Repair Manual by Clymer

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This Clymer Honda VT500 Ascot Shadow 1983-1988 Repair Manual provides detailed service information, step-by-step repair instruction and maintenance specifications for VT500FT Ascot (1983-1984), VT500C Shadow (1983-1986), VT500E Euro Sport (1983-1988) motorcycles including:

1988 Honda VT500E Euro Sport
1987 Honda VT500E Euro Sport
1986 Honda VT500E Euro Sport
1986 Honda VT500C Shadow
1985 Honda VT500E Euro Sport
1985 Honda VT500C Shadow
1984 Honda VT500FT Ascot
1984 Honda VT500E Euro Sport
1984 Honda VT500C Shadow
1983 Honda VT500FT Ascot
1983 Honda VT500E Euro Sport
1983 Honda VT500C Shadow

Features 272 illustrated pages.

This manual contains the following topics:

QUICK REFERENCE DATA

CHAPTER ONE, GENERAL INFORMATION
Manual organization, Service hints, Torque specifications, Safety first, Special tips, Expendable supplies, Parts replacement, Serial numbers, Tune-up and troubleshooting tools

CHAPTER TWO, TROUBLESHOOTING
Operating requirements, Emergency troubleshooting, Engine starting, Engine performance, Engine noises, Excessive vibration, Front suspension and steering, Brake problems

CHAPTER THREE, LUBRICATION, MAINTENANCE AND TUNE-UP
Routine checks, Pre-checks, Service intervals, Tires and wheels, Crankcase breather hose (U.S. only), Evaporation emission control (1984 California only), Battery, Periodic lubrication, Periodic maintenance, Tune-up

CHAPTER FOUR, ENGINE
Engine principles, Servicing engine in frame, Engine removal/installation, Cylinder head cover and camshaft, Cylinder heads, Valves and valve components, Rocker arm assemblies, Cylinder, Piston, piston pin and piston rings, Oil pump drive sprockets and drive chain, Oil pump, Oil pressure relief valve, Primary drive gear, Crankcase and crankshaft, Connecting rods, Output gear case, Alternator rotor starter clutch assembly and gears, Break-in procedure

CHAPTER FIVE, CLUTCH AND TRANSMISSION
Clutch operation, Clutch, Clutch cable, External shift mechanism, Transmission, Internal shift mechanism

CHAPTER SIX, FUEL AND EXHAUST SYSTEMS
Carburetor operation, Carburetor service, Carburetor adjustments, Throttle cable replacement, Choke cable replacement, Fuel shutoff valve, Fuel tank, Crankcase breather system (U.S. only), Evaporative emission control system (1984 California only), Exhaust system

CHAPTER SEVEN, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Charging system, Alternator, Voltage regulator/rectifier, Ignition system, Spark unit, Ignition coil, Pulse generator, Starting system, Starter, Starter solenoid, Clutch diode, Lighting system, Switches, Electrical components

CHAPTER EIGHT, COOLING SYSTEM
Cooling system check, Radiator, Cooling fan, Thermostat, Water pump, Coolant pipes, Hoses

CHAPTER NINE, FRONT SUSPENSION AND STEERING
Front wheel, Front hub, Wheel balance, Tire changing, Tire repairs, Handlebar, Steering head and stem, Steering head bearing races, Front fork

CHAPTER TEN, REAR SUSPENSION AND FINAL DRIVE
Rear wheel, Rear hub, Final drive unit and drive shaft, Universal joint, Swing arm, Shock absorbers

CHAPTER ELEVEN, BRAKES
Front disc brakes, Front master cylinder, Front brake pad replacement, Front caliper, Front brake hose replacement, Front brake disc, Bleeding the system, Rear drum brake, Rear brake pedal

CHAPTER TWELVE, FRAME AND REPAINTING
Kickstand (sidestand), Centerstand, Footpegs, Seat, Rear fender, Frame

SUPPLEMENT, ADDITIONAL UK INFORMATION
Exhaust system, Front wheel, Front brake pad replacement, Front caliper

INDEX

WIRING DIAGRAMS

Additional information

Weight 1.05 lbs
Dimensions 9 x 7 x 0.4 in
ISBN

9780892876327