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Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim Specs

The Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 1980 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a In-line four, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of  and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim have a Steel tubing frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are -19 on the front, and 130/90-16 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim braking system includes Single disc. Hydraulic single-piston size  at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake). Mechanical actuator size  at the rear. 

Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim General Information

Brand Yamaha 
Model Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim 
Start year 1980 
Year 1980 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Steel tubing 
Seat details
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions -19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-16 
Front brakes Single disc. Hydraulic single-piston 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake). Mechanical actuator 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids) 226.8 kg (500.0 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders In-line four, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. YICS, Mikuni CV 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 650.00 ccm (39.66 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system Wet sump 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system Dual stainless steel 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Wet plate 

Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Yamaha XJ 650 Maxim Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Transistorized 
Electrical Details
Starter Type