Yamaha YZF-R125 Service Manual: Installing the thermostat

1. Install:

  • Thermostat

NOTE:

Install the thermostat with its breather hole "a" facing up.


2. Install:

  • Copper washer

  • Coolant temperature sensor

CAUTION:

Use extreme care when handling the coolant temperature sensor. Replace any part that was dropped or subjected to a strong impact.

3. Fill:

  • Cooling system (with the specified amount of the recommended coolant) Refer to "CHANGING THE COOLANT" on page 3-15.

4. Check:

  • Cooling system Leaks Repair or replace any
    faulty part.

5. Measure:

  • Radiator cap opening pressure Below the specified pressure 
    Replace the radiator cap.

    Refer to "CHECKING THE RADIATOR" on page 6-3.

    Checking the thermostat
    1. Check: Thermostat Does not open at 80.5-83.5 C (176.9-182.3 F)  Replace. a. Suspend the thermostat "1" in a container "2" filled with water. b. Slowly heat the water "3". c. ...

    Water pump
    ...

    Other materials:

    Checking the stator coil
    1. Disconnect: Stator coil coupler (from the wire harness) 2. Check: Stator coil resistance Out of specification → Replace the crankshaft position sensor/stator assembly. a. Connect the pocket tester ( × 1) to the stator coil coupler as shown. b. Measure the sta ...

    Checking the valve springs
    The following procedure applies to all of the valve springs. 1. Measure: Valve spring free length "a" Out of specification Replace the valve spring. 2. Measure: Compressed valve spring force "a" Out of specification Replace the valve spring. b. Installed length 3. ...

    Disassembling the front fork legs
    The following procedure applies to both of the front fork legs. 1. Remove: Rubber cap Clip "1" Front fork cap "2" (with O-ring) Fork spring NOTE: Push the front fork cap in the direction of the arrow shown in the illustration to remove the clip. 2. Drain: Fork oil NOTE ...

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