Using the hand tester, check to see that only the connections shown
in the table have continuity (about zero ohms).
Special Tool -
Hand Tester: 57001–1394
If the switch has an open or short, repair it or replace it with a new
Engine Stop Switch Connection
Gear Position Switch Connection
Gear Position Switch Removal
Engine Sprocket Cover (see Final Drive chapter)
Gear Position Switch [B]
Disconnect the gear position switch lead connector [C].
Gear Position Switch Finger [B]
Gear Position Switch Installation
Insert the spring into the hole in the shift drum.
Insert the switch ﬁnger [A] so that the small diameter [B] toward hole
Apply grease to the O-ring.
Clean the contact points on the position switch.
Tighten the gear position switch screw.
Gear Position Switch Screw: 2.9 N
Install the other removed parts.
m (0.3 kgf
m, 26 in
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM 14-17