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King of the Roadliner

Advantages: Superb handling, beautiful styling, power up the yazoo
Disadvantages: Smallish gas tank; hard to wipe the stupid grin off your face, may need risers for under-6' riders

I upgraded to this 1854 cc (113 cubic inch) cruiser- touring bike from the V-Star 1100 Classic that I owned (and reviewed) previously. This is Yamaha's motorcycle engineering masterpiece. The Roadliner and Stratoliner are the same bike, except the latte ...

CaperJohnny 29.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha Roadliner Stratoliner XV1900A

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Big and Black with a meaty shaft (drive).

Advantages: Cheap, reliable, comfortable, shaft drive, economical
Disadvantages: Not that sexy, age related faults, rusting tanks, heavy, slow for engine size

It's raining. It's cold. There is a huge traffic jam on the M6 in front of me. It's about to go dark and I have 200 miles to do before I get home to a warm shower and a cuppa. Do I : a) Go and hide in the services... pretending I'm really hard for ...

peteshone 28.02.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha XJ900F

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Yamaha XJ900 Diversion

Advantages: Very reliable workhorse, Good looking, Nice ride.
Disadvantages: Can suffer from the usual rust demise.

I currently own a 1997 model and I think that it is a superb machine, It`s a naked shafty, so there`s no messing about with chains and adjustments etc, everything is easy to get at, Plugs, Carbs, Air Filter just under tank (two screws) the battery is a bi ...

Wigan-Trucker 16.09.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha XJ900F

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XJ900F ANOTHER GREAT YAMAHA

Advantages: VERY RELIABLE AND VERY CHEAP TO RUN
Disadvantages: NONE FOR ME

I have just bought another xj900f just like the new one i had brand new 20 years ago this one is the same colour and although 19 years old has only done 17000 mile and is almost imaculate great. my first xj was a fantastic bike had a top spead of 142 m ...

RICKXV 10.09.2008 · Read full review
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BLACK RIDER

Advantages: More or less everything
Disadvantages: almost nothing

Hi@ all It is to be made happy sometimes again in the time to you with a little bit other report. Nevertheless, this time it is not about CD's or other things, but sometimes about my locomotion means. Now are to nearly 5 years I have had no more c ...

BACK_IN_BLACK_DEVIL 14.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha Virago XV750

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