Raise the rear wheel off the ground with jack.
Special Tool - Jack: 57001-1238
Remove the alternator outer cover (see Alternator Outer
Cover Removal in the Electrical System chapter).
Disconnect the sidestand switch lead connector [A].
Sidestand Switch Bolt [A]
Sidestand Mounting Bolt [C]
Apply grease to the contact surface of the frame and side-
Replace the sidestand mounting nut [C] with a new one.
Sidestand Mounting Bolt [B] and Nut
Torque - Sidestand Mounting Bolt: 44 N·m (4.5 kgf·m, 32
Sidestand Mounting Nut: 44 N·m (4.5 kgf·m, 32
Hook the spring [D] so that face the long spring end up-
Install the spring hook direction as shown in the figure.
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the threads of
the sidestand switch mounting bolt [E].
Install the sidestand switch [F].
Torque - Sidestand Switch Mounting Bolt: 8.8 N·m (0.90
kgf·m, 78 in·lb)
Check that the sidestand switch mounting bolt is not loos-
Run the sidestand switch lead correctly (see Cable, Wire,
and Hose Routing section in the Appendix chapter).
Install the alternator outer cover (see Alternator Outer
Cover Installation in the Electrical System chapter).