2-70 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Spark Plug Replacement
Fuel Tank (see Fuel Tamk Removal in the Fuel System
Spark Plug Caps [A]
Remove the spark plug using a 14 mm (0.55 in.) plug
wrench [A] vertically.
The insulator [A] of the spark plug may break if
when the wrench is inclined during loosening.
Inclined Spark Plug Wrench [B]
Contact (Spark Plug and Plug Wrench) [C]
Vertically Spark Plug Wrench [E]
Replace the spark plug with a new one.
Standard Spark Plug
Insert the new spark plug [A] and plug wrench [B] in the
plug hole, and finger-tighten it first.
Using the plug wrench vertically, tighten the plug.
The insulator of the spark plug may break if when
the wrench is inclined during tightening.
Torque - Spark Plugs: 18 N·m (1.8 kgf·m, 13 ft·lb)
Install the spark plug caps securely.
Be sure the spark plug caps are installed by pulling up it