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How to Adjust the Headlight on a Yamaha V-Star 1100

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The headlight on the Yamaha V-Star 1100 motorcycle must be aligned correctly for the light to properly illuminate the road while you drive. Adjust the headlight when it becomes misaligned, and check it each time you replace the bulb. Checking the alignment of the beam is an important part of motorcycle maintenance.

Tools Used: Tools, Phillips screwdriver, Tape, Tape measure

Adjust Headlight

Park the motorcycle in a level area, 25 feet from a light-colored wall, using the motorcycle stand. Point the headlight toward the wall.

Measure the distance from the center of the headlight to the ground.