Honda Steed Vlx 600 Manual
View and Download Honda VT600C Shadow VLX service manual online. VT600C Shadow VLX Motorcycle pdf manual download. Also for: Vt600cd shadow vlx. This manual should be considered a permanent part of the motorcycle and should remain with the motorcycle when it is resold. How to get Honda service manuals, and.
Service your Honda Shadow 600 VT600 with a. The Cyclepedia Honda VT600 Shadow 600 online service manual features detailed. 2007 Honda VT600 Shadow 600 VLX. Honda Steed 600 VLX (Japan) 1988-1989 Honda Steed 600 VLX (Japan) 1990-1995 Honda Steed 600 (1988-1989). Honda VT600C Shadow: Service Manual, 88-96.
This site has around 95 repair and maintenance photos of the 1996 Honda VLX Deluxe motorcycle I used to own. (each image has a large view). The Shadow VLX 600 is a great bike. I am now on my fourth motorcycle, and my top recommendation to beginners is the VLX. After the VLX, I had a Honda Interceptor VFR750F, Kawasaki KLR650, and now I ride a BMW R850R. All great bikes, but also quite different bikes. Of the bikes I've owned, the only one I'd recommend to beginners is the VLX. Pioneer D4q Manual.
The VLX has great power, not too much vibration (it buzzes at highway speeds), and the usual excellent Honda built quality (20,000-ish miles and not a drop of oil leaking). I was the 4th owner, and my friend Colin the 5th owner. The covers the pros and cons of the Shadow VLX.
Read all about mounting Givi tubular racks on an older Honda VLX Shadow 600. The photo above is an early photo before the Givi hard bags were mounted. The stock paint and chrome are nice. Remember, this is a VT600CD and the D stands for Deluxe. I bought the bike because it had features I wanted, and the looks were not a primary concern.
However, the more I look at it, the better it looks. The chome is really nice. Water cooled, overhead cam, 3 valve heads, dual constant depression carbs, manual choke, dual spark plugs (2 plugs per cylinder head) with an electronic control.
The engine is a two cylinder 583 cc engine, with an offset crank for vibration reduction. My 1996 model does NOT have water heated carbs. It warms up fine using a little choke. At one point, the air inlet to one carb had slipped off.
This had a big impact on cold weather driving, but it was a 5 minute fix to slip it back on. This VLX runs great, even at freezing temperatures. As of July 2002, this bike had 19,000 miles and not a drop of oil leaks.