The Motor Bookstore participated in a review of the Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Repair Manual, published by Clymer Manuals. The book review thoroughly covers the contents of the book from a do-it-yourself mechanic’s utilization perspective. The book review concludes with our overall rating of this Clymer repair manual as it relates to like products in its category, including price.
The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic in all its variations has been considered one of the best two-wheeled motor vehicles on the road. First hitting the tarmac in 2006, it’s still a popular motorcycle choice today.
The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic, Classic LT & Custom 2006-2013 is a comprehensive Kawasaki Vulcan 900 repair manual designed for the hogster that prefers keeping that bike up to par with their own greasy hands. It’s a vital resource for anyone that owns one of these beauties. It’s from Clymer Manuals, a provider of top vehicle guidebooks for the DIY motor enthusiast. The 2006-2013 Vulcan service manual is a meticulously detailed breakdown of the Vulcan’s basic maintenance, troubleshooting and everything in between.
The models covered in the Kawasaki Vulcan 900 repair manual are the Vulcan 900 Classic VN900B VN900BC, the Vulcan 900 Classic LT VN900D VN900DC and the Vulcan 900 Custom VN900C VN900CC. There are extensive colored wiring diagrams and carefully constructed chapters that are easily labeled for quick location of anything you would need to know. General Information even breaks down the manual’s organization, giving you a complete understanding of how to use it. The manual also opens with notes on safety, tools and supplies, the fundamentals of the electric system, storage and other specifications. It has complete instructions for overhauls.
From this point, the 2006-2013 Vulcan service manual goes into Troubleshooting. Again, taking the newcomer into account, it begins with something as basic as starting the engine. If you believe you already know your hog and can skip this, don’t. The chapter contains vital information on everything from engine lubrication to noises and clutch to gearshift leakage. It’s not unlikely there will be something here even the most seasoned rider won’t find new.
Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic, Classic LT & Custom 2006-2013 breaks down the chapters: Lubrication, Maintenance and Tune-Up; Engine Top End; Engine Lower End; Clutch, Transmission and Shift Mechanism; Fuel Injection, Emissions and Exhaust Systems; Electrical System; Cooling System; and that’s only the beginning.
The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 repair manual is filled with not only detailed instructions but a river of carefully labeled images. In chapter six, you will find a numbered list for installing a centrifugal clutch. You’ll see where and when to apply engine oil to threads, at what point to install the washer and instructions on measuring the insider diameter of the clutch drum bushing, alongside diagrams that can’t be misinterpreted with their easy to read markers.
The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic, Classic LT & Custom 2006-2013 comes from Clymer Manuals. The 2006-2013 Vulcan service manual is only one of the resources you’ll find in their arsenal. It doesn’t matter if you’re into outdoor power, motorcycles, ATVs, tractors or snowmobiles. Clymer has a read at an affordable price that will make your life and experience easier. They also offer a service where, for a small fee, you can have unlimited access to their over 500 online manuals, a library that is constantly updated.
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The Motor Bookstore rates this book 5 out 5 stars. The great thing about this Clymer manual is that it focuses on a single motorcycle make and model with only minor model variants. Some Clymer books cover way too many years and too many models. At 405 pages with hundreds of b&w photos and illustrations, we believe this manual will surely help the DIYer repair and service their motor bike themselves and save.
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