Honda Service Repair Manuals


1985 VT1100C'85 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Colors:
      • Black with Red
      • Black with Silver
    • The gas tank was two-tone black with red or silver; but the side cover was two-tone black with silver
    • The "SHADOW" side cover decal was silver
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 5-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*FA002001.
1985 VT1100C
1985 VT1100C
1985 VT1100C
1985 VT1100C

1986 VT1100C'86 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of two colors: Black or Black with Silver
    • The gas tank on the black bike was black, but on the other bike it was two-toned (black and silver)
    • The side cover was two-toned on both bikes
    • The "SHADOW" side cover decal was gold
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 5-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*GA100001.
1986 VT1100C
1986 VT1100C

1987 VT1100C'87 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of two colors: Black or Candy Wineberry Red
    • The gas tank stripe was silver
    • The frame was black
    • The spark plug wires were yellow
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*HA200101.
1987 VT1100C
1987 VT1100C

1988 VT1100C'88 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of two colors: Black or Candy Wineberry Red
    • The gas tank stripe was deleted
    • The frame was color-matched to the basic color (black or red)
    • The spark plug wires were black
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*JA300101.
1988 VT1100C
1988 VT1100C

1989 VT1100C'89 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of two colors: Indian Lake Blue Metallic or Candy Wineberry Red
    • The "SHADOW" logo on the gas tank was in script
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*.KA400001
1989 VT1100C
1989 VT1100C

1990 VT1100C'90 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one color: Indian Lake Blue Metallic
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*LA500001.
1990 VT1100C
1990 VT1100C

1992 VT1100C'92 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of four colors: Cascade Silver Metallic, Candy Spectra Red, South Pacific Blue Metallic, or Black
    • There were 24 color combinations and logos available under the Shadow custom color program
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC181*NM600001.
1992 VT1100C
1992 VT1100C

1993 VT1100C'93 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of seven colors: Cascade Silver Metallic, Candy Spectra Red, South Pacific Blue Metallic, Black, American Red, Pearl Coronado Blue, or Pearl Glacier White
    • There were 26 color combinations and logos available under the Shadow custom color program
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC181*PA700001.
1993 VT1100C
1993 VT1100C

1994 VT1100C'94 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of seven colors: Candy Spectra Red, South Pacific Blue Metallic, Black, American Red, Pearl Coronado Blue, Pearl Atlantis Blue, or Pearl Bermuda Green
    • The solid colors have only a standard logo
    • The two-tone colors were available with standard or secondary logo
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*RA800001.
1994 VT1100C
1994 VT1100C

1995 VT1100C'95 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of six colors: South Pacific Blue Metallic, Black, American Red, Pearl Coronado Blue, Pearl Atlantis Blue, or Pearl Royal Magenta
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*SA900001.
1995 VT1100C
1995 VT1100C

1996 VT1100C'96 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of six colors: Black, American Red, Pearl Atlantis Blue, Pearl Royal Magenta, Pearl Majestic Purple, or Pearl Hot Rod Yellow
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*TA000001.
1996 VT1100C
1996 VT1100C

1997 VT1100C'97 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of five colors: Black, Black with Pearl Ivory Cream, Pearl Hod Rod Yellow with Black, Ocean Gray Metallic with Pearl Glacier White, or American Red with Pearl Glacier White
    • For improving the appearance, most of the oil and cooling lines were relocated
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*VA100001.
1997 VT1100C
1997 VT1100C

1998 VT1100C'98 Shadow 1100

  • ENGINE
    • N/A
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • It came in one of four colors: Black, Black with Pearl Ivory Cream, Pearl Phoenix Orange with Black, or Blaze Yellow with Pearl Glacier White
    • The engine was a 1099cc SOHC 3-valve liquid-cooled V-twin linked to a 4-speed transmission and shaft drive
    • The serial number began 1HFSC180*WA200001.
1998 VT1100C
1998 VT1100C

2000 VT1100C SHADOW SPIRIT 1100

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 1099cc liquid-cooled 45-degree V-twin, dual off-set crankpin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0: 1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder, self adjusting hydraulic
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm diaphragm-type CV
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed wide ratio
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 120mm travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring preload adjustability; 100mm travel
    • Front Brakes: Single 316mm disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brakes: Single 276mm disc with single-piston caliper
    • Front Tires: 120/90-18
    • Rear Tires: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 1640mm (64.6 in.)
    • Seat Height: 690mm (27.2 in.)
    • Dry Weight: 260.5 kg (573.2 lbs.)
    • Fuel Capacity: 16.8 litres (3.7 Imp. gal.)
  • OTHER
2000 VT1100C
2000 VT1100C
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2001 VT1100C'01 SHADOW SPIRIT 1100

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: Liquid cooled, 45° V-twin, dual offset pin crank
    • Displacement: 1099cc
    • Bore and Stoke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8:1
    • Valve Train: SOHC, 3 valve per cylinder, self-adjusting hydraulic
    • Fuel Delivery: Twin 36mm, diaphragm-type CV
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Wide-Ratio, 5-speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork, 160mm travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with 5-way spring preload adjustment, 100mm travel
    • Front Tire: 110/90H-19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80H-16
    • Front Brakes: Single 336mm disc with twin piston caliper
    • Rear Brakes: Mechanical drum
  • DIMENSION
    • Seat Height: 730mm (28.7")
    • Wheelbase: 1651mm (65.0")
    • Dry Weight: 251 kg (553 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 15.8 liters
  • OTHER
    • Colors:
      • Blue
      • Red
      • Black
2001 VT1100C
2001 VT1100C
2001 VT1100C
2001 VT1100C

2002 VT1100C SHADOW SPIRIT 1100

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 1099cc liquid-cooled, 45-degree V-twin, dual off-set crankpin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0: 1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder, self adjusting hydraulic
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm diaphragm-type CV
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed wide ratio
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 160mm travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring preload adjustability; 100mm travel
    • Front Brakes: Single 336mm disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake: Drum
    • Front Tire: 110/90 H - 19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80 H - 15
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 1650mm (65.0 in.)
    • Seat Height: 730mm (28.7 in.)
    • Dry Weight: 251kg (554 lbs.)
    • Fuel Capacity: 15.8 L (3.5 Imp.gal)
  • OTHER
2002 VT1100C
2002 VT1100C

2003 VT1100C'03

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 1099cc liquid-cooled, 45-degree V-twin, dual off-set crankpin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0: 1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder, self adjusting hydraulic
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm diaphragm-type CV
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed wide ratio
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 160mm travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring preload adjustability; 100mm travel
    • Front Brakes: Single 336mm disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake: Drum
    • Front Tire: 110/90-19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 1650mm (65.0 in.)
    • Seat Height: 730mm (28.7 in.)
    • Dry Weight: 251kg (553 lbs.)
    • Fuel Capacity: 15.8 Litres (4.2 GalUS)
  • OTHER
    • Colors:
      • Pearl Dark Red
      • Black
2003 VT1100C
2003 VT1100C
2003 VT1100C
2003 VT1100C
2003 VT1100C
2003 VT1100C

2004 Shadow Spirit 1100

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 1099cc liquid-cooled 45-degree V-twin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0:1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm CV
    • Ignition: Solid-state digital, two spark plugs per cylinder
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 6.3-inch travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.9-inch travel
    • Front Brake: Single disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake: Drum
    • Front Tire: 110/90-19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 65.0 inches
    • Seat Height: 28.7 inches
    • Dry Weight: 553.0 pounds
    • Fuel Capacity: 4.2 gallons, including 0.6-gallon reserve
  • OTHER
    • Emissions: California version differs slightly due to emissions equipment.
    • Colors:
      • Black
      • Pearl Blue
    • Model ID: VT1100C
    • Warranty: 1 year
2004 VT1100C
2004 VT1100C
2004 VT1100C
2004 VT1100C

2005 Shadow Spirit 1100

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 1099cc liquid-cooled 45-degree V-twin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0:1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm CV
    • Ignition: Digital, two spark plugs per cylinder
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 6.3-inch travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.9-inch travel
    • Front Brake: Single disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake: Drum
    • Front Tire: 110/90-19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 65.0 inches
    • Seat Height: 28.7 inches
    • Dry Weight: 553.0 pounds
    • Fuel Capacity: 4.2 gallons, including 0.6-gallon reserve
  • OTHER
    • Emissions: California version differs slightly due to emissions equipment.
    • Colors:
      • Black
      • Candy Red
    • Model ID: VT1100C
    • Warranty: 1 year
2005 VT1100C
2005 VT1100C
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2005 VT1100C
2005 VT1100C

2006 VT1100C Shadow Spirit

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 1099cc liquid-cooled 45-degree V-twin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0:1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm CV
    • Ignition: Digital, two spark plugs per cylinder
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 6.3-inch travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.9-inch travel
    • Front Brake: Single disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake: Drum
    • Front Tire: 110/90-19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Rake: 32-degrees 40'
    • Trail: 152.5mm (6.0 inches)
    • Wheelbase: 65.0 inches
    • Seat Height: 28.7 inches
    • Dry Weight: 556.0 pounds
    • Fuel Capacity: 4.2 gallons, including 0.6-gallon reserve
  • OTHER
    • Emissions: California version differs slightly due to emissions equipment.
    • Colors:
      • Black
      • Bright Blue Metallic
    • Model ID: VT1100C
2006 vt1100c Shadow Spirit
2006 vt1100c Shadow Spirit
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2006 vt1100c Shadow Spirit
2006 vt1100c Shadow Spirit
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2007 VT1100C Shadow Spirit

  • OVERVIEW
    • Taking its styling cues straight from classic cruisers of old, the Shadow Spirit boasts a seamless blend of retro panache and modern-day performance. With its bobbed rear fender, pullback handlebar and low seat complementing classic 2-into-2 "shorty" pipes and a beefy 1099cc V-twin, the Spirit is a beauty unlike few others.
  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 1099cc liquid-cooled 45-degree V-twin
    • Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0:1
    • Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 36mm CV
    • Ignition: Digital, two spark plugs per cylinder
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: 41mm fork; 6.3-inch travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual shocks with five-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.9-inch travel
    • Front Brake: Single disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake: Drum
    • Front Tire: 110/90-19
    • Rear Tire: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Rake: 32-degrees 40'
    • Trail: 152.5mm (6.0 inches)
    • Wheelbase: 65.0 inches
    • Seat Height: 28.7 inches
    • Dry Weight: 556.0 pounds
    • Fuel Capacity: 4.2 gallons, including 0.6-gallon reserve
  • OTHER
    • Emissions: California version differs slightly due to emissions equipment.
    • Colors:
      • Black
      • Metallic Silver
    • Model ID: VT1100C
2007 VT100C Shadow Spirit
2007 VT100C Shadow Spirit
2007 VT100C Shadow Spirit
2007 VT100C Shadow Spirit

2008 VT1100C Shadow Spirit

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Size: 1099cc
    • Engine Detail: liquid-cooled 45 degree V-twin
    • Bore Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
    • Compression Ratio: 8.0:1
    • Fuel System: Two 36mm CV
    • Ignition: Digital, two spark plugs per cylinder
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Five-Speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension Front: 41mm fork; 6.3-inch travel
    • Suspension Rear: Dual shocks with five-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.9-inch travel
    • Brakes Front: Single disc with twin-piston caliper
    • Brakes Rear: Drum
    • Tire Front: 110/90-19
    • Tire Rear: 170/80-15
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 65.0 in.
    • Seat Height: 28.7 in.
    • Curb Weight: N/A lbs.
    • Fuel Capacity: 4.2 gal.
  • OTHER
    • Colors: Black, Metallic Silver
    • Price: $8699
    • Warranty: 1 Year
2008 VT100C Spirit
2008 VT100C Shadow Spirit



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