7-18 ENGINE LUBRICATION SYSTEM
Oil Pressure Switch
Oil Pressure Switch Removal
Drain the engine oil (see Engine Oil Change in the Peri-
odic Maintenance chapter).
Right Front Footboard (see Front Footboard Re-
moval/Installation in the Frame chapter)
Front Exhaust Pipe Cover (see Exhaust Pipe Removal
in the Engine Top chapter)
Slide out the rubber boot [A].
Loosen the oil pressure switch terminal bolt [B], and re-
move the switch lead [C].
Remove the oil pressure switch [D].
Oil Pressure Switch Installation
Using high flash point solvent, clean off any oil or dirt that
may be on the silicone sealant coating area. Dry them
with a clean cloth.
Apply silicone sealant to the threads of the oil pressure
switch [A] and tighten it.
Sealant - Liquid Gasket, TB1211: 56019-120
Torque - Oil Pressure Switch: 15 N·m (1.5 kgf·m, 11 ft·lb)
Apply grease to the switch terminal [B].
Apply a small amount grease to the terminal so that
grease should not close two breather holes [C] for
Install the switch lead direction upward.
Torque - Oil Pressure Switch Terminal Bolt: Hand-tighten
Slide back the rubber boot to the original position.