Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Chassis Parts Lubrication
Before lubricating each part, clean off any rusty spots with
rust remover and wipe off any grease, oil, dirt, or grime.
Lubricate the points listed below with indicated lubricant.
Whenever the vehicle has been operated under
wet or rainy conditions, or especially after using a
high-pressure water spray, perform the general lubri-
Pivots: Lubricate with Grease.
Rear Brake Joint Pin
Points: Lubricate with Grease.
Clutch Inner Cable Upper and Lower Ends [A]
Throttle Inner Cable Upper and Lower Ends
Cables: Lubricate with Rust Inhibitor.
Lubricate the cables by seeping the oil between the cable
The cable may be lubricated by using a commercially
available pressure cable lubricator with an aerosol cable
With the cable disconnected at both ends, the inner cable
should move freely [A] within the cable housing.
If cable movement is not free after lubricating, if the cable
is frayed [B], or if the cable housing is kinked [C], replace
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