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Clymer Manuals got an up-close look at L.J. Bergman's Kawasaki S1 at the 2013 HoAME Vintage Motorcycle Show. Named Best Cafe by Cafe Racer Inc.

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Clymer Collection Series-Vintage Japanese Street Bikes M305

Clymer Collection Series Honda CA72/77, CL72/77, CS72/77; Kawasaki 250- 750cc Triples and Kawasaki 900 & 1000cc Fours Manual.

HONDA 250 & 305cc TWINS 1959-1969
INTRODUCTION & TROUBLESHOOTING

CL72/77 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Compression checks / Tappets / Points / Timing / Spark plugs / Fuel system / Air cleaner / Clutch /Drive chain / Brakes / Battery / Lubrication / Torque specifications / Daily inspection / Periodic inspection

CL72/77 ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
Removal installation / Cylinder head / Rocker arms / Camshaft / Cylinder / Crankshaft / Connecting rods / Pistons & rings / Crankcase / Clutch / Gearshift mechanism / Oil pump / Carburetors

CL72/77 FRAME
Handlebars & controls / Front fork / Steering stem / Fuel tank / Air cleaner case / Seat / Kickstand / Exhaust / Air cleaner / Swing arm / Shocks / Wheels

CL72/77 ELECTRICAL SERVICE
Ignition system / Coil / Spark advancer / Points / Condenser / Spark plugs / Silicon rectifier / Battery / Horn / Lights / Switches / Wiring diagram

C72/77, CS72/77 & CB72/77 ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
Cylinder head / Cylinder / Pistons / Left crankcase cover / Clutch / Right crankcase cover / Valve & rocker arms / Oil pump

C72/77, CS72/77 & CB72/77 FRAME SERVICE
Handlebars & controls / Front fork / Shock absorbers / Swing arm / Wheels & brakes / Drive chain / Fuel tank / Air filter / Exhaust pipe & mufflers / Kickstand

C72/77, CS72/77, CB72/77 ELECTRICAL SERVICE
Ignition circuit / Charging circuit


KAWASAKI 250-750cc TRIPLES 1969-1979
MAINTENANCE & TUNE-UP
Compression test / Spark plugs / Breaker points / Ignition timing (breaker point models) / Capacitor discharge ignition / Air cleaner / Carburetor adjustment / Oil pump adjustment / Clutch adjustment

ENGINE, TRANSMISSION & CLUTCH
Engine lubrication / Cylinders & cylinder heads / Piston, pin & rings / Crankcase cover / Engine sprocket / Alternator / Clutch & release mechanism / Primary drive gear / Gearshift mechanism / Crankcase / Crankshaft / Transmission / Kickstarter

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
KH500 & H1 capacitor discharge ignition system / H2 ignition system / Spark plugs / Alternators / Rectifier / Solid state voltage regulator / Electromagnetic voltage regulator H1 / Battery / Lights / Horn

CARBURETORS
Carburetor operation / Carburetor overhaul / Carburetor adjustment / Carburetor components / Miscellaneous carburetor problems

CHASSIS, SUSPENSION, & STEERING
Frame / Handlebar / Wheel & tires / Front disc brakes / Drum brakes / Brakes / Front fork / Steering system / Shock absorbers / Swing arm / Rear sprocket / Fuel & oil tanks / Exhaust system / Drive chain / Hydraulic steering damper / Exhaust pipe & muffler / Frame repair

PERIODIC SERVICE & MAINTENANCE

TROUBLESHOOTING

SPECIFICATIONS
S1 / KH250 / S2 / S3 / KH400 / H1 / KH500 / H2

U.K. SUPPLEMENT

WIRING DIAGRAMS

KAWASAKI 900 & 1000cc FOURS 1973-1978
LUBRICATION, MAINTENANCE & TUNE-UP
Tools / Periodic lubrication / Engine oil change / Drive chain lubrication / Contact breaker points lubrication / Swing arm lubrication / Fork oil level check / Fork oil change / Rear brake cam lubrication / Steering stem lubrication / Periodic maintenance / Daily checks / Weekly checks / long term checks / Maintenance schedule / Valve clearance adjustment / Camshaft chain tension adjustment / Clutch linkage adjustment / Chain oil pump flow rate (1973-1974 models) / Contact breaker points gap / Ignition timing / Steering play adjustment / Decarbonizing / Winter storage

TROUBLESHOOTING

FUEL SYSTEM
Carburetor operation / Fuel system cleaning / Troubleshooting / Carburetor overhaul / Carburetor adjustment / Rejetting the carb / Air cleaner / Gas tank

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Battery / Ignition system operation /Ignition advance mechanism / Ignition coil / Spark plugs / Capacitor (condenser) / Contact breaker points & capacitors / Voltage regulator / Rectifier / Alternator / Starter / Starter relay / Headlight adjustment / Rear Brake light switch / Lighting circuits / Wiring diagrams

ENGINE
Engine layout / Camshafts / Cylinder head & valves / Cylinder block & pistons / Starter motor / Alternator / Oil pump / Engine removal & installation / Crankshaft & camshaft chain / Splitting & joining the case / Kickstarter

CLUTCH & TRANSMISSION
Chain cover / Chain oil pump (1973-1974 models) / Clutch release mechanism / Output sprocket / Starter clutch / Gear selector mechanism / Clutch /Transmission

CHASSIS
Wheels / Hub & axle / Hydraulic front brake / Brake pads / Caliper / Brakes / Front forks / Steering stem / Rear coupling & sprocket / Swing arm / Shock absorbers / Chain / Exhaust system

APPENDIX / SPECIFICATIONS & TIGHTENING TORQUES

1977-1978 SERVICE INFORMATION
Brake adjustment / Fork oil level / Tune-up / Electrical system / Front wheel / Speedometer gear housing / Front forks / Front hub & axle / Front disc brake / Rear wheel / Rear coupling & sprocket / Rear hub & axle / Rear disc brake / Brake bleeding / Swing arm / Shock absorber / Mufflers / Specifications

INDEX

Clymer motorcycle repair manuals are written specifically for the do-it-yourself motorcycle enthusiast. Whether it’s routine maintenance, troubleshooting or more extensive repairs involving engine and transmission overhaul, Clymer manuals provide the information you need to maintain and repair your motorcycle. The step-by-step procedures, detailed photos and extensive exploded parts views in each manual are based on the complete disassembly of the bike. Unlike the OEM factory manuals, which are designed for the professional motorcycle mechanic, Clymer shop manuals are designed specifically for the first time user.

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HONDA
C71 Dream Touring (1959-1960)
C72 (1961)
C76 Dream Touring (1959-1960)
C77 Dream Touring (1961-1964)
CA71 Dream Touring (1959-1960)
CA72 Dream Touring (1960-1966)
CA76 Dream Touring (1959-1960)
CA77 Dream Touring (1960-1969)
CB72 Hawk (1961-1966)
CB77 Super Hawk (1961-1968)
CE71 Dream Sport (1959-1960)
CL72 Scrambler (1962-1965)
CL77 Scrambler (1965-1968)
CS76 Dream Sport (1960)
CS77 Dream Sport (1960-1963)
CSA76 Dream Sport (1960)
CSA77 Dream Sport (1960-1963)

KAWASAKI
H1 with CDI
H1 with disc brakes
H1E
H2
H2B
KH250A5
KH250
KH250B1
KH400A3
KH400
KH500A8
KZ1000
KZ1000 LTD
KZ900
S1 (1972-1973)
S1A (1972-1973)
S1B (1974-1975)
S1C (1974-1975)
S2 (1972-1973)
S2A (1972-1973)
S3 (1974-1975)
S3A S3 (1974-1975)
Z1
Z1-R

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