This repair manual covers Honda VT1100 Shadow Series motorcycles, including:
- Honda VT1100C Shadow Spirit 1997-2007
- Honda VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition A.C.E. 1995-1999*
- Honda VT1100C2 Shadow Sabre 2000-2007
- Honda VT1100C3 Shadow Aero 1998-2002
- Honda VT1100T Shadow American Classic Edition Tourer 1998-2000
*Except for color and decal changes, the VT1100C2-2 and VT1100D2 models are the same motorcycle as the VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition.
The Honda VT1100C Shadow, 1985-1996 is covered in Clymer manual #M440.
The Shadow has come a long way since Honda introduced the model back in the 1980s as their entry into the street cruiser market.
Since those days, the Shadow andmdash; in most of its iterations andmdash; has been widely accepted and has earned its place within the cruiser world.
So it comes as no surprise that this Clymer repair manual for the Shadow VT1100 is one of The Motor Bookstore's bestsellers.
Book Excerpt: 1995-2007 Honda VT1100 Shadow Series Repair Manual
The engine is a V-twin liquid-cooled, 4-stroke design. The cylinders are offset and set at a 45 degree angle: the cylinders fire on alternate crankshaft rotations. Each cylinder is equipped with a single camshaft and three valves.
Both engine and transmission share a common case and the same wet sump oil supply. The clutch is a wet-type located on the right side of the engine.
Refer to Chapter Five for service to the engine bottom end components. Refer to Chapter Six for clutch service.
This chapter provides complete service and overhaul procedures, including information for disassembly, removal, inspection, service and reassembly of the engine top end components.
These include the cylinder head covers, hydraulic lifters, rocker arms, camshafts, cylinder heads, valves, cylinders, pistons and piston rings.
Subject: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 Honda VT1100 Shadow Spirit, A.C.E., Sabre, Aero, ACE Tourer service, maintenance, repair. ISBN-10: 1599691418 | ISBN-13: 9781599691411 | Clymer M460-4