1994-2001 Yamaha Venture/V-Max 500 Series Snowmobile Service Manual, Page 292Get this manual

1994-2001 Yamaha Venture/V-Max 500 Series Snowmobile Service Manual, Page 292

REAR SUSPENSION PERIODIC INSPECTIONS AND ADJUSTMENT POWER TRAIN REAR SUSPENSION (VX500XT VX600XT) Stopper band setting 1Adjust:
general riding conditionsThe suspension can be adjusted to work better in one set of conditions, but only at the expense
of performance in anotherKeep this in mind when you adjust the suspensionFront; No.5 hole (Shortest) More weight on skis:
Heavy steering oversteer More maneuverability Favors: hardpack snow, ice, smooth trails, tight turns No.1 hole (Longest)
Less weight on skis: Light steering understeer Better acceleration and speed Favors: deep snow, straight line acceleration,