To remove the rider seat
1. Insert the key into the seat lock,
and then turn it clockwise.
1. Seat lock
2. Pull the rider seat off.
To install the rider seat
1. Insert the projection on the front of
the rider seat into the seat holder
INSTRUMENT AND CONTROL FUNCTIONS
2. Seat holder
2. Push the rear of the rider seat
down to lock it in place.
3. Turn the key counterclockwise,
and then remove it.
Make sure that the rider seat is proper-
ly secured before riding.
The sidestand is located on the left
side of the frame. Raise the sidestand
or lower it with your foot while holding
the vehicle upright.
The built-in sidestand switch is part of
the ignition circuit cut-off system,
which cuts the ignition in certain situa-
tions. (See the following section for an
explanation of the ignition circuit cut-
The vehicle must not be ridden with
the sidestand down, or if the side-
stand cannot be properly moved up
(or does not stay up), otherwise the
sidestand could contact the ground
and distract the operator, resulting
in a possible loss of control.
Yamaha's ignition circuit cut-off
system has been designed to assist
the operator in fulfilling the respon-
sibility of raising the sidestand be-
fore starting off. Therefore, check