Coolant (Drain, see Coolant Change in the Periodic
Fuel Tank (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel System
Right Center Fairing (see Center Fairing Removal in the
Radiator Hose Clamp Screw [A] (Loosen)
Water Hose Clamp Screw [B] (Loosen)
Thermostat Bracket Bolt [A]
Ground Bolt [B]
Ground Leads [C]
Water Temperature Sensor Lead Connector [D] (Discon-
Water Hose [E]
Thermostat Housing [F]
Remove the screws [A], take off the cap [B], and take out
Install the thermostat [A] in the housing so that the air
bleeder hole [B] is on top.
Apply grease to the new O-ring.
Install a new O-ring into the housing.
Torque - Thermostat Housing Screws: 5.9 N·m (0.60 kgf·m,
Run the hoses correctly (see Cable, Wire, and Hose Rout-
ing section in the Appendix chapter).
Torque - Thermostat Bracket Bolt: 6.9 N·m (0.70 kgf·m, 61
Thermostat Housing Ground Bolt: 6.9 N·m (0.70
kgf·m, 61 in·lb)
Radiator (Water) Hose Clamp Screws: 3.0 N·m
(0.31 kgf·m, 27 in·lb)
Fill the radiator with coolant (see Coolant Change in the
Periodic Maintenance chapter).
COOLING SYSTEM 4-15