1987 Kawasaki KLR 600

 

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1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Full Specifications

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1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Performance Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Climbing ability32 o
Braking distance12.5 m from 50 km/h
Minimum turing radius2.2 mm
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Dimensions Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Overall length2,240 mm
Overall width875 mm
Overall height1,225 mm
Wheelbase1,470 mm
Seat height870 mm
Ground clearance280 mm
Dry Weight1,280 kg (without fuel and fluids)
Wet weight145 kg (fuel and fluids)
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Frame Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Frame typeTubular, semi-double cradle
Rake / Caster angle28 °
Trail length112 mm
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Engine Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Power30 kW @ 7,000 rpm (42 psi)
Torque46.1 Nm @ 3,000 rpm (34 ft-lb)
Engine capacity / displacement564 cc
Engine configuration4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve, 1-cylinder
Bore and Stroke96 mm x 78 mm
Compression ratio9.5 : 1
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Camshaft and Timing Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Intake valve cam timingopens @ 19° BTDC @ 1.0 mm lift
closes @ 69° ABDC @ 1.0 mm lift
268 ° open duration
Exhaust valve cam timingopens @ 55° BBDC @ 1.0 mm lift
closes @ 25° ATDC @ 1.0 mm lift
260 ° open duration
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Clutch and Primary Drive Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Primary Drive typeGear
Reduction ratio2.428 : 1 (68 / 28)
Clutch typewet multi disc
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Transmission Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Type5-speed, constant mesh, return shift
Gear ratio1st gear = 2.437 : 1 (29 / 16)
2nd gear = 1.529 (26 / 17)
3rd gear = 1.181 (26 / 22)
4th gear = 0.954 (21 / 22)
5th gear = 0.791 (19 / 24)
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Final Drive Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Final driveChain drive
Final drive ratio2.866 : 1 (43 / 15)
5.157 @ Top gear (option 2)
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Lubrication Specifications Table

AttributeValue
System typeForced lubrication (wet sump)
Oil capacity2.0 litres (dry fill)
Recommended oil approval ratingSE class
Oil viscositySAE 10W40, 10W50, 20W40 or 20W50
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Fuel System Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Fuel tank capacity11.5 litres
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Ignition System Specifications Table

AttributeValue
TypeCDI
Ignition timing1,300 rpm @ 10° BTDC to 3,000 rpm @ 40 ° BTDC
Spark plug typeNGK DR8ES or ND X24ESR-U
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Front Suspension and Steering Specifications Table

AttributeValue
TypeTelescopic fork (pneumatic)
Front axel travel230 mm
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Rear Suspension Specifications Table

AttributeValue
TypeSwing arm (uni-trak)
Rear axel travel230 mm
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Front Brake Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Front brake typeSingle disc
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Rear Brake Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Rear brake typeSingle disc
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Wheels and Tyres Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Front wheel size21 inch
Front tyre size90 / 90 - 21 54S
Recommended front tyreTube type
Rear wheel size17 inch
Rear tyre size130 / 80 - 17 65S
Recommended rear tyreTube type
 

1987-2007 Kawasaki KLR 600 Electrical Equipment Specifications Table

AttributeValue
Headlight12V 60 / 55 W high/low beam
Recommended headlightQuartz - halogen, semi-sealed beam
Tail / stop light12V 5 / 21 W
 

 

 

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