1999 Yamaha XJR 1300



1998-2014 Yamaha XJR 1300 Full Specifications

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Performance Specifications Table

Minimum turing radius2,800 mm

Dimensions Specifications Table

Overall length2,175 mm
Overall width775 mm
Overall height1,115 mm
Wheelbase1,500 mm
Seat height775 mm
Ground clearance120 mm
Wet weight253 kg (fuel and fluids)
Maximum payload207 kg (rider, passenger, luggage and accessories)

Frame Specifications Table

Frame typeDouble cradle
Rake / Caster angle25.5 °
Trail length100 mm

Engine Specifications Table

Engine capacity / displacement1,250 cc
Engine configurationAir-cooled 4-stroke, DOHC
Bore and Stroke79.0 mm x 63.8 mm
Compression ratio9.7 : 1
Intake air filtrationDry type element

Valves and Springs Specifications Table

Intake valve stem diameter5.475 mm x 5.490 mm
Intake valve stem to guide clearance0.010 mm - 0.037 mm
Intake valve seat width0.90 mm - 1.10 mm
Exhaust valve stem diameter5.460 mm x 5.475 mm
Exhaust valve stem to guide clearance0.025 mm - 0.052 mm
Exhaust valve seat width0.90 mm - 1.10 mm
Intake valve spring free length41.1 mm (outer spring)
39.65 mm (inner spring)
Exhaust valve spring free length41.1 mm (outer spring)
39.65 mm (inner spring)

Cylinder and Piston Specifications Table

Cylinder bore diameter79.00 mm x 79.01 mm (bore)

Clutch and Primary Drive Specifications Table

Primary Drive typeSpur gear
Reduction ratio1.750 : 1 (98 / 56)
Clutch typeWet, multi-disc
Number of friction plates8
Number of plain plates7
Friction plate thickness2.9 mm x 3.1 mm
2.8 mm (service limit)

Transmission Specifications Table

Type5 speed, constant mesh
Gear ratio1st gear = 2.857 : 1 (40 / 14)
2nd gear = 2.000 : 1 (36 / 18)
3rd gear = 1.571 : 1 (33 / 21)
4th gear = 1.292 : 1 (31 / 24)
5th gear = 1.115 : 1 (29 / 26)
Gear shift operationLeft foot operation

Lubrication Specifications Table

System typeWet sump
Oil capacity4.2 litres (dry fill)
3.35 litres (wet fill, includes filter)
3.0 litres (wet fill, excludes filter)
Oil typeSE or higher grade
Oil pressure80 psi (in main gallery)

Fuel System Specifications Table

Fuel typeRegular unleaded gasoline
Fuel tank capacity21 litres
Reserve fuel tank capacity4.5 litres

Carburetion Specifications Table

Idle speed1,000 X 1,100 rpm
Carburetor typeBS36/4
Carburetor manufacturerMIKUNI
Identification number5EA1 10
Pilot screw1 - 1/2
Pilot jet40
Main jet95
Needle jet2 mm
Needle typeY

Ignition System Specifications Table

TypeT.C.I. (Digital)
Spark plug typeNGK/DENSO DPR8EA-9/X24EPR-U9 X 4
Spark plug gap0.8 mm - 0.9 mm

Front Suspension and Steering Specifications Table

TypeTelescopic fork, Coil spring / Oil damper
Front axel travel130 mm

Rear Suspension Specifications Table

TypeSwingarm, Coil dpring / Gas=oil damper
Rear axel travel110 mm

Front Brake Specifications Table

Front brake typeDuel disc brake

Rear Brake Specifications Table

Rear brake typeSingle disc brake

Wheels and Tyres Specifications Table

Front wheel size17 inch
Front tyre size120 / 70 ZR17 (58W)
Recommended front tyreTubeless - Michelin MACADAM 90X - Dunlop D207F - Bridgestone BT57F
Rear wheel size17 inch
Rear tyre size180 / 55 ZR17 (73W)
Recommended rear tyreMichelin MACADAM 90X - Dunlop D207 - Bridgestone BT57R

Electrical Charging Specifications Table

Battery typeGT14B-4
Battery voltage rating12 volts DC
Battery capacity12 ampere hour (Ah)

Electrical Equipment Specifications Table

Headlight12V - 60/55W x 1 high/low beam
Recommended headlightHalogen bulb
Tail / stop light12 V - 5W / 21W x 2
Neutral indicator12 V - 1.7W x 1
Turn signal indicator12 V - 1.7W x 2
High beam indicator12 V - 3.4W x 1


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