14-60 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Switches and Sensors
Rear Brake Light Timing Inspection
• Turn the ignition switch ON.
• Depress the brake pedal to check the timing of the rear
brake light operation.
*If the brake light does not turn ON as specified, adjust the
rear brake tight switch.
Rear Brake Light Timing
Turns ON when the brake pedal is
depressed approximately 10 mm
(0.4 ;n.) [AI
Rear Brake Light Timing Adjustment
• Turn the adjusting nut [A] to adjust the switch.
To avoid damaging the electrical connections in-
side the switch, be sure that the switch body does
not turn during adjustment.
ORaising the switch operates the brake light sooner, and
lowering the switch operates the brake light later.
• Check the switches for continuity (they should read al-
most a 0).
• Refer to the wiring diagram for details concerning the
switches on the handlebar and the ignition switch.
If anyone of the switches has an open or short circuit,
repair or replace it.
Special Tool- Kawasaki Hand Tester: 57001·1394
Rear Brake Light Switch Connection Table
Brake pedal depressed
Side Stand Switch Connection Table
Green I White Black I Yellow
Side stand kicked up
Side stand lowered
Neutral Switch Connection Table
Gear in neutraled up
Gear other than neutral
Oil Pressure Warning Light Switch Connection Table
no problem with the engine lubrication