Review of Yamaha XS 500 1976 pictures, live photos & description

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Production years: 1976, 1977, 1978 The Yamaha XS 500 may not have anywhere near the street credentials of its big brother, the XS 650, but if you ride a parallel twin less than 30 years old you.

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Questions about first bike: 1976 Yamaha XS500. I've lurked on this subreddit for a while now, but I've never owned an actual bike. However now I have the opportunity to buy a 1976 XS500 from a coworker for $300 dollars. It runs and is in pretty good shape, minus some cosmetic damage. It would also need the carbs cleaned and the battery replaced.

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The combination of an air-cooled eight-valve head, 180-degree crank, double overhead cams, electric start and two CV carbs made for an extremely smooth and fairly poky middleweight twin. Article continues belowโ€ฆ Advert Shame it looked so uninspiring. Shame its reliability wasn't all that great to start with, either.

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Yamaha XS500 information. This model was introduced in 1976, and continued on from the earlier TX 500, ground breaking when launched in 1973, being the first volume produced parallel twin with four valves per cylinder.

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There was a major redesign in 1976, and the XS500 lost its curvy look in favour of something more angular, which suited the engine better.

Review of Yamaha XS 500 1976 pictures, live photos & description

Year. 1976. Category. Classic. Rating. 3.7 See the detailed rating of design and look, engine performance, reliability, fun-factor, etc. Compare with any other bike. Engine and transmission. Displacement. 499.0 ccm (30.45 cubic inches)

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Summary Description The 1975 Yamaha XS500 is a standard motorcycle that was produced by Yamaha from 1975 to 1978. It features a 500cc parallel-twin engine, producing around 48 horsepower and 34 lb-ft of torque. The XS500 was marketed as a sport touring motorcycle, with comfortable ergonomics and capable handling. Specifications Features

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The Yamaha XS 500 model is a Classic bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 1976 , the dry weight is and it is equipped with a Twin, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 49.00 HP (35.8 kW) @ 8250 RPM and a maximum torque of . With this drive-train, the Yamaha XS 500 is capable of reaching a.

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Cycle World Road Test Yamaha Xs500c June 1 1976 YAMAHA XS500C Cycle World Road Test Never one to sit back and do nothing, Yamaha has put three years of experience with its 500 Twin to work,.

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1976 Yamaha XS500 from United States of America Summary: Faithful warhorse Faults: Bike was thoroughly trashed when I got it (paid $50), used as a field bike, then (by the looks of it) purposely 'killed' by removing tappets from the valve rockers and running it.

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Jump to navigation Jump to search Yamaha XS500 Manufacturer Yamaha Also called XS500B, XS 500 Production 1975 - 1979 Class Standard Predecessor Yamaha TX500 Engine twin, four-stroke Bore / Stroke 73.0mm x 59.6mm Compression ratio 8.5:1 Top Speed 111 mph (178 km/h) Horsepower 48.01 HP (35.8 KW) @ 8250RPM Torque 32.45 ft/lbs (44.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM

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1976 Model designation is now XS500C. Model code changes to 1J3. New, more rectangular tank and new side panels. New seat cowling with integrated mudguard. Front fender is mounted without stays. Fender is now body colored. New 38 mm Mikuni carburetors.

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#1 I have a 1976 XS500 that I can't get to spark, I put new battery and new plugs! This fuse box (left pic) is confusing that is in it, so I bought a used one out of salvage yard (right picture)! Does this have to be hooked up with all fuses good for this to get spark? I can't find any info on this!