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View Poll Results: Which repair manual would you buy?
Clymer Repair Manual 2 25.00%
Haynes Service Manual 6 75.00%
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Old 11-19-2010, 10:01 AM   #1
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Which Manual

Need some help; I'm looking at getting a repair manual for my 03' 600rr and saw there are two different models. First is by Clymer and the other is by Haynes. Whats the difference in the two other than different authors and Haynes is hardback and Clymer is paperback.

Which of the two would you purchase and why?
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Old 11-19-2010, 10:15 AM   #2
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I'd go only with the Honda Factory Service Manual for that specific year and model.
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Old 11-19-2010, 10:28 AM   #3
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Never seen Clymer before. Is that motorcycle specific? I know chilton has to be the worst piece of I ever bought but that was for a 2001 Mustang GT. I'll never use that again. Couldn't even tell you how to change the spark plugs right. Haynes was better. I can't vote since I don't know Clymer.
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Old 11-19-2010, 11:30 AM   #4
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Try looking on amazon for some reviews or call one of the sponsors to ask. I'd get the factory manual.
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Old 11-19-2010, 12:06 PM   #5
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You can get free factory service manuals off the net.Just do a search
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Old 11-19-2010, 12:49 PM   #6
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Don't buy manuals....get the factory manual, or let someone else fix your bike. :2sense:
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Old 11-19-2010, 01:05 PM   #7
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factory manual would be the best bang for your buck. but ive had clymer and there pretty good. but also depends on what your trying to do.
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Old 11-19-2010, 01:23 PM   #8
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Where's the option for the free one on the Internet? Tons available for download...
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