Remove the Right Side Cover. The overflow tank is right there with level markings. You can check the antifreeze by putting a volt meter on - battery and + in the fluid. Should read .1-.3V DC. (.5V and up means the anti corrosion protectant has faded out). It is possible to add them back but it is better to just change the fluid at that point. Those bikes are bulletproof with proper maintenance.I just bought a 2007 Yamaha V-Star 1300. Does anyone know the best way to check the coolant level on the bike?
And where exactly do you think that voltage COMES from ??You can check the antifreeze by putting a volt meter on - battery and + in the fluid.