16-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Do not remove the battery cables and fuses for 6
seconds after turning off the ignition switch.
Turn the ignition switch OFF.
Seat (see Seat Removal in the Frame chapter)
Battery Case Cover [C]
Disconnect the battery negative (–) cable [A].
Be sure to disconnect the negative (–) cable first.
Slide the red cap [B].
Disconnect the battery positive (+) cable [C].
Pull the battery [D] out of the case.
Check that the damper [A] is properly on the battery case
Put the battery into the battery case so that the positive
(+) terminal faces to rear side [A] of the motorcycle.
Connect the positive (+) cable [B] (red cap) to the positive
(+) terminal first, and then the negative (–) cable [C] to the
negative (–) terminal.
Apply a light coat of grease on the terminals to prevent
Cover the positive (+) terminal with the red cap [D].
If each battery cable is not correctly disconnected
or connected, sparks can arise at electrical connec-
tions, causing damage to electrical and DFI parts.