The US, Canada, Australia, and Taiwan models adopt the
daylight system and have a headlight relay in the junction
box. In these models, the headlight does not go on when
the ignition switch and the engine stop switch are first turned
on. The headlight comes on after the starter button is re-
leased and stays on until the ignition switch is turned off.
The headlight will go out momentarily whenever the starter
button is pressed and come back on when the button is re·
Headlight Beam HorizontallVertical Adjustment
• Tum the horizontal adjusters [A] on the headlight in or out
until the beam points straight ahead.
• Tum the vertical adjusters [B) on the headlight in or out to
adjust the headlight vertically.
OOn high beam, the brightest points should be slightly
below horizontal with the motorcycle on its wheels and
the rider seated. Adjust the headlight(s) to the proper
angle according to local regulations.
OFor US model, the proper angle is 0.4 degrees below
This is 50 mm (2 in.) drop at 7.6 m (25
ft) measured from the center of the headlights with the
motorcycle on its wheels and the rider seated.
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50 mm (2 in.) [AI
Center of Brightest Spot [B]
Height of Headlight Center [D]
Headlight Bulb Replacement
• Remove the headlight connector [A].
• Remove the dust cover [B}.