Operation and important riding points
Starting a warm engine
Follow the same procedure as for
starting a cold engine with the excep-
tion that the starter (choke) is not re-
quired when the engine is warm.
Instead, start the engine with the throt-
tle slightly open.
If the engine does not start after sever-
al kicks, try again with the throttle 1/4
to 1/2 open.
1. While applying the rear brake le-
ver, push the motorcycle off the
2. Completely close the throttle.
3. Set the engine stop switch to
4. Check for oncoming off-road vehi-
cles, release the rear brake lever,
and then slowly turn the throttle
grip in order to take off.