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XS650: Yamaha Adplanner 78   1 comment

Yamaha produced 1 of these each year. To help dealers market their products locally.

Adplanner 1978

 

 

… intro … John Rinek – Advertising Manager

 

 

… Specials – XS400E … XS650SE

 

 

… more

 

 

… XS650 and XS400-2E

 

 

one-liners

 

 

bike images

 

 

radio scripts

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Posted June 7, 2013 by xscafe in Manaul - Literature, Manual - Other

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XS650: XS650E Assembly Manual   Leave a comment

XS650E Assembly Manual

 

XS650E Assembly Manual … from # 2F0-006501

 

XS650E Assembly Manual

Posted February 22, 2013 by xscafe in Manual - Assembly

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XS650: 78 Service News   Leave a comment

Found my 78 book. These are the relevant pages.

M8-019 .. EPA high altitude

M08-019

M8-023 .. 4 stroke disc brake – anti-squeal

M8-023 .. disc .. anti-squeal

M8-026A .. XS650SF 79 service data

M8-026A … XS650SF 79 service news

M8-029 .. special tools

M8-030A .. XS650SF tubeless tyres

M8-032 .. XS650F/SF/2F additional pre-delivery service

M8-040 … XS650F 79

M8-040 … XS650F 79

Posted November 2, 2012 by xscafe in Manual - Service/Parts News

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XS650: 78 XS E/SE Wiring   Leave a comment

1978

  • VW Beetle ceases production. After nearly 30 years. 20 million cars
  • World-wide. Unemployment rises after several decades of near full employment
  • Gold reaches an all time high … $200.00 per ounce
  • Japanese Cars  account for half the US import market. The energy crisis/rising fuel prices fueling demand for economy cars
  • Sweden becomes the first nation to ban Aerosol cans. Ozone layer killers
  • Serial killer David Berkowitz.”Son of Sam”. Sentenced .. 25 to life
  • Amoco Cadiz. Oil tanker. Runs aground March 16th. Brittany coast .. Ecologically disasterous slick. 18 miles wide. 80 miles long. Covering about 200 miles (320 km) of Brittany coastline
  • Cult leader Jim Jones. Guyana. Instructs 400 members of his church, “People’s Temple”, to commit suicide
  • Worlds Population. Estimated at 4.4 billion
  • First Test Tube Baby. Louise Brown. Born in England
  • Illinois Bell Company introduces first ever Cellular Mobile Phone System
  • Jimmy Carter,  Helmut Schmidt, Valéry Giscard d’Estaing, Pierre Trudeau,  Malcolm Fraser… a fine bunch of rogues
  • Saturday Night Fever, Grease, JawsII, The Deer Hunter, Close Encounters …

XS-E Cable Routing .. lhs

… increase size? …  Click image – up to 2 x

XS E Cable Routing … rhs

78 XS E Wiring

78 XS SE Cable Routing .. lhs

78 XS SE Cable Routing … rhs

78 XS SE Wiring

78 XS SE Wiring Key

Posted March 14, 2012 by xscafe in Elec - diagram

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