Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Pull out the projections [A] from the grommets [B] and
remove the headlight cover [C].
Turn the horizontal adjuster [A] on the headlight with a
screwdriver in or out until the beam points straight ahead.
Turn the adjuster clockwise to face the headlight to the
If the headlight beam points too low or high, adjust the
Headlight Beam Vertical Adjustment
Turn the vertical adjuster [A] in the headlight in or out with
a screwdriver to adjust the headlight vertically.
Turn the adjuster clockwise to face the headlight up.
On high beam, the brightest points should be slightly
below horizontal with the motorcycle on its wheels and
the rider seated. Adjust the headlight to the proper an-
gle according to local regulations.
For the United States model, the proper angle is 0.4 de-
grees below horizontal. This is 50 mm (2.0 in.) drop at
7.6 m (25 ft) measured from the center of the headlight
with the motorcycle on its wheels and the rider seated.
50 mm (2.0 in.) [A]
Center of Brightest Spot [B]
7.6 m (25 ft) [C]
Height of Headlight Center [D]
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