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Honda VT1100C Shadow Spirit, VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition, VT1100C2 Shadow Sabre, VT1100C3 Shadow Aero and VT1100T Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition Tourer Manual.
Includes Color Wiring Diagrams.
Clymer Honda VT1100 Shadow Series Repair Manual 1995-2007 repair manual is written specifically for the do-it-yourself enthusiast. From basic maintenance to troubleshooting to complete overhaul of your Honda VT1100 Shadow Series Repair Manual 1995-2007, Clymer manuals provide the information you need. The most important tool in your tool box may be your Clymer manual, get one today.
VT1100C Shadow Spirit (1997-2007)
VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition (1995-1999)*
VT1100C2 Shadow Sabre (2000-2007)
VT1100C3 Shadow Aero (1998-2002)
VT1100T Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition Tourer (1998-2000)
* Except for color and decal changes, the VT1100C2-2 and the VT1100D2 models are the same motorcycle as the VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition.
QUICK REFERENCE DATA
CHAPTER ONE / GENERAL INFORMATION
Manual organization / Warnings, cautions and notes / Safety / Serial numbers / Fasteners / Shop supplies / Basic tools / Precision measuring tools / Electrical system fundamentals / Basic service methods / Storage / Specifications
CHAPTER TWO / TROUBLESHOOTING
Engine principles and operating requirements / Starting the engine / Engine will not start / Poor engine performance / Fuel system / Engine / Engine lubrication / Hydraulic tappets / Cylinder leak down test / Clutch/ Gearshift linkage / Transmission / Final drive / Electrical testing / Front suspension and steering / Brakes
CHAPTER THREE / PERIODIC LUBRICATION, MAINTENANCE AND TUNE-UP
Routine checks / Maintenance intervals / Periodic lubrication / Oil and filter change / Periodic maintenance / Tune-up / Ignition timing / Specifications
CHAPTER FOUR and FIVE / ENGINE
Cylinder head covers and rocker arms / Hydraulic tappets / Camshafts / Cam chain tensioner / Cylinder head / Valves and components / Cylinder / Piston and rings / Oil jet / Removal / installation / Crankcase and crankshaft / Crankcase bearing / Crankshaft / Connecting rods / Output gear / Output gearcase overhaul / Engine break-in / Specifications
CHAPTER SIX / CLUTCH, PRIMARY DRIVE GEAR, GEARSHIFT LINKAGE AND OIL PUMP
Clutch release lever / Right crankcase cover / Oil pump chain and sprockets / Primary drive gear / External shift mechanism / Oil pump / Specifications
CHAPTER SEVEN / TRANSMISSION AND INTERNAL SHIFT MECHANISM
Mainshaft / Countershaft / Internal shift mechanism / Specifications
CHAPTER EIGHT / FUEL AND EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEMS
Carburetor operation service adjustment / Fuel filter / Air filter housing and fuel pump / Fuel tank / Crankcase breather system / Evaporative emission control system / Pulse secondary air injection PAIR system / Specifications
CHAPTER NINE / ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Charging system / Left crankcase cover and stator coil / Flywheel, starter clutch, starter reduction gears and gearshift spindle A / Ignition system troubleshooting / Ignition coils / Ignition pulse generator / Ignition control module ICM / Starter drive gear and torque limiter / Starter / Headlight / Speedometer and speed sensor / Coolant temperature switch / Coolant temperature indicator check unit / Fan motor switch / Oil pressure indicator and oil pressure switch / Sidestand switch / Clutch switch / Front brake light switch / Rear brake light switch / Ignition switch / Handlebar switch / Turn signal relay / Diodes / Horn / Fuses / Specifications
CHAPTER TEN / COOLING SYSTEM
Temperature warning system / Inspection / Hoses / Pressure test / Radiator / Cooling fan / Coolant reserve tank / Thermostat / Coolant temperature switch / Water pump mechanical seal inspection / Water pump / Specification
CHAPTER ELEVEN / WHEELS AND TIRES
Final driven flange / Front and rear hubs / Wheel service / Specifications
CHAPTER TWELVE / FRONT SUSPENSION AND STEERING
Handlebar / Front fork / Steering head and stem / Steering bearing preload / Steering head and stem bearing race / Specifications
CHAPTER THIRTEEN / REAR SUSPENSION AND FINAL DRIVE
Shock absorber / Swing arm / Final drive unit and drive shaft / Final drive unit / Specifications
CHAPTER FOURTEEN / BRAKES
Brake pads / Caliper / Master cylinder / Rear master cylinder reservoir / Brake disc / Brake bleeding / Drum brake / Brake pedal / Specifications
CHAPTER FIFTEEN / BODY AND EXHAUST SYSTEM
Seat / Side covers / Steering covers / Windshield / Saddlebags / Fenders / Footrest / Left crankcase rear cover / Exhaust system / Specifications
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