Yamaha V Star 1100



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Yamaha V Star 1100 2001 Consumer Complaints
Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
12/02/201030000
 Tl-the contact owns a 2001 yamaha v-star 1100 motorcycle. the contact started the ignition and the one way starter clutch failed without prior warning. the vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. the failure mileage was 30,000. js
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
12/23/20051
 Tl*the contact owns a 2006 (na) yamaha v-star. the contact noticed that the exterior lighting would sporadically fail, which reduced visibility and increased the risk of a serious crash. she took the vehicle to the dealer on four occasions and they replaced several fuses. immediately after the repairs, the failure recurred. currently, all of the repairs have unsuccessfully remedied the failure. the failure mileage was 1 and current mileage was 100.
POWER TRAIN
03/01/200615000109/01/2005
 Dt*: the contact stated the 2001 yamaha vstar motorcycle had difficulty shifting from first to second gear. the problem had been a continuous problem for six months but the motorcycle was not taken to a dealer to try to fix the issue.*ak
POWER TRAIN - DRIVELINE
04/12/201079000
 Very loud whining on deceleration vibration at takeoff grinding noise freewheeling drive train
07/12/2008280001
 I had a failure of the nut holding on the middle drive of a yamaha v-star 1100 , it started with a grinding noise , the result was a $2500.00 repair bill to a bike that only has 28,000 miles on it , had to replace everything involved with the middle drive, i have asked for the old parts to be returned . *tr
STRUCTURE
07/12/2008280001
 I had a failure of the nut holding on the middle drive of a yamaha v-star 1100 , it started with a grinding noise , the result was a $2500.00 repair bill to a bike that only has 28,000 miles on it , had to replace everything involved with the middle drive, i have asked for the old parts to be returned . *tr