I can find the owners manual here: https://www.manualslib.com/manual/659445/Yamaha-Virago-Xv125s.html
But the workshop manual is a lot harder to find, as you say.
Apparently the workshop manual for the XV250 is the same, it’s just the larger engine compared to yours.
Some places to get them are…Read More
Also, If you’re near Leicester I know that Phil at Fork N Wheels has done excellent work for me.
Front forks are repairable and you can usually find fork seal kits for them from most spares suppliers. It’s best to do both of them at the same time.
Here’s a great page to look at for more information: http://viragotech.com/newtech/Fork%20Seal%20Job.htm
In what condition is the chrome on the forks? If they are becoming pitted, then it might be a good idea to get them…Read More
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