Yamaha XT350: review, history, specs

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Yamaha XT350
Also called XT350 (reduced effect), XT 350 (reduced effect), XT 350
Production 1985 - 2000
Class Enduro
Air-cooled DOHC, 4-stroke, 4-valve single cylinder
Bore / Stroke 86.0mm x 59.6mm
Compression ratio 9.0:1
Top Speed 90 mph (145 km/h)
Horsepower 26.42 HP (19.7 KW) @ 8000RPM
Torque 21.39 ft/lbs (29.0 Nm) @ 7000RPM
Ignition c.d.i magneto
Spark Plug NGK D8EA '85-00
Battery YUASA YB3L-B '85-00
Transmission Gear box: 6-Speed, manual

Final Drive: Chain

Clutch: Wet multi-disc, manual
Final Drive Chain: 428 `85-00[1]
Suspension Front: Telescopic fork, 10 in. travel
Rear: Single shock, 8.6 in. of travel
Brakes Front: 220mm hydraulic disc
Rear: Drum
Front Tire 3.00-21
Rear Tire 110/80-18
Wheelbase 55.91 inches (1420 mm)
Length 88.19 inches (2240 mm)
Width 34.09 inches (866 mm)
Height 47.64 inches (1210 mm)
Seat Height 33.7 inches (856 mm)
Weight 119.0 kg (wet)
Oil Filter K&N KN-143[2]
Recommended Oil Yamalube 10w-40
Fuel Capacity 3.17 Gallon (12.00 Liters)
Related Yamaha XT250
Competition Suzuki DR350
Value $1000 - $2750
Manuals 1994 Yamaha XT350 E Owners Manual
1995 Yamaha XT350 G Owners Manual
More Manuals

The Yamaha XT350 was a Air-cooled DOHC, 4-stroke, 4-valve single cylinder Enduro motorcycle produced by Yamaha between 1985 and 2000. It could reach a top speed of 90 mph (145 km/h). Max torque was 21.39 ft/lbs (29.0 Nm) @ 7000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 26.42 HP (19.7 KW) @ 8000 RPM.

Engine[edit | edit source]

The engine was a air cooled Air-cooled DOHC, 4-stroke, 4-valve single cylinder. A 86.0mm bore x 59.6mm stroke result in a displacement of just 346.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 6-Speed, manual transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet multi-disc, manual.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 3.00-21 front tire and a 110/80-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via 220mm hydraulic disc in the front and a Drum in the rear. The front suspension was a Telescopic fork, 10 in. travel while the rear was equipped with a Single shock, 8.6 in. of travel. The XT350 was fitted with a 3.17 Gallon (12.00 Liters) fuel tank. The wheelbase was 55.91 inches (1420 mm) long.

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1990 Yamaha XT350 in White
1990 Yamaha XT350 in White

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2000[edit | edit source]

1985 - 1998 Yamaha XT 350[edit | edit source]

Equipped with a four stroke, single cylinder, DOHC, 346cc engine, this bike could develop 32HP at 7500rpm and a maximum torque of 21.7 ft-lb at 7000rpm.

2000 Yamaha XT350[edit | edit source]

2000 Yamaha XT350

The 1999 XT350 is the ideal lightweight dual-purpose bike which packs plenty of usable punch for both road hauls and off-road exploration, while being exceptionally maneuverable and ready to tackle rough terrain. A single-cylinder air-cooled 4-stroke engine provides versatile power and torque deployment to make the bike feel reassuring in pretty much any scenario.

Thanks to the precise steering the short wheel base provides and convenient 5-speed transmission, the 1999 XT350 is easy to ride, especially with quickly-adjustable suspensions to offer the best damping and compression for all kinds of surfaces.

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See Also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2019 Western Power Sports Catalog. Western Power Sports. 2019. 
  2. 2019 K&L Supply Co Catalog. K&L Supply Co. 2019.