16-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Side Covers (see Side Cover Removal in the Frame
Front Seat (see Front Seat Removal in the Frame chap-
Slide the caps [A].
Disconnect the negative (–) cable [B] and then positive
(+) cable [C].
Be sure to disconnect the negative (–) cable first.
Remove the band [D].
Remove the battery.
Visually inspect the surface of the battery container.
If any signs of cracking or electrolyte leakage from the
sides of the battery.
Put the battery into the battery case.
Install the fuel tank bracket and connector.
Connect the positive cable [A] (red cap) to the (+) terminal
first, and then the negative cable (black cap) [B] to the (–)
Apply a light coat of grease on the terminals to prevent
Cover the terminals with the caps [C].
If each battery cable is not correctly disconnected
or connected, sparks can arise at electrical connec-
tions, causing damage to electrical and DFI parts.
Make sure that the model name [A] of the electrolyte con-
tainer matches the model name [B] of the battery. These
names must be the same.
Battery Model Name for ZX600P7F: YTX9-BS
Be sure to use the electrolyte container with the
same model name as the battery since the elec-
trolyte volume and specific gravity vary with the
battery type. This is to prevent overfilling of the
electrolyte, shorting the battery life, and deteriora-
tion of the battery performance.