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Foreword
This manual is designed
primarily
for use by
trained mechanics in a properly equipped shop
However,
It
contains enough detail and basic
Information
to
make It useful to the owner
who
deSires to perlorm his own baSIC maintenance and
repair work_ A basic knowledge of
mechanics,
the
proper use of tools. and workshop procedures must
be understood in order to carry out maintenance and
repair
satisfactorily.
Whenever
the
owner
has
insufficient expertence or doubts his ability to do the
work, all adjustments. maintenance. and repair
should be carried out only by qualified mechanics
.
In order to periorm the work efficiently and to
avoid castly
mistakes,
read the text. thoroughly
familiarize yourself with the procedures before
starting
work,
and then do the work carefully in a
clean area. Whenever special tools or equipment are
specified,
do not use makeshift tools or equipment.
Precision
measurements can only be made if the
proper instruments are used, and the use of substi
-
tute
tools may adversely affect safe operation
We recommend that all repairs and scheduled
maintenance be performed in accordance with this
service manual.
To
get the longest life out of your
Motorcycle:
e
Follow
the
Periodic
Maintenance Chart in the
Service Manual.
e
Be
alert
for
problems and non -scheduled
mamte-
nance.
.U
se
proper tools
and
genuine
Kawasaki
Motorcy
-
cle
parts.
Special tools, gauges, and testers that
are necessary when servicing Kawasaki
Motorcy-
cles are
introduced
by the Special Tool Catalog or
Manual.
Genuine parts provided as spare parts are
listed in the
Parts
Catalog
.
.Follow the procedures in this manual
carefully.
Don't
take
shortcuts.
e
Remember to keep complete records of
mainte-
nance and repair with dates and any new parts
installed.
How to Use this
Manual
In preparing this manual. we divided the product
Into ItS major
systems.
These
systems became the
manual's
chapters.
All information for a
particular
system from adjustment
through disassembly
and
inspection is
located
in a single chapter.
The
Quick Reference Guide shows
you all
of the
product's system and assists in locating their
chapters.
Each chapter
in
turn
has its own
compre-
hensive Table of Contents.
The Periodic
Maintenance Chart is located in the
General Information chapter.
The
chart gives a time
schedule for required maintenance operations.
If you want spark plug information,
for
example,
go to the Periodic Maintenance Chart
first.
The
chart
tells you how frequently to clean and gap
the plug.
Next,
use the Quick Reference
Guide to locate
the
Electrical System
chapter.
Then, use
the Table
of
Contents on the first page of the chapter
to find
the
Spark
Plug
section.
Whenever
you
see
these
WARNING
and
CAUTION symbols,
heed
their instructions I Always
follow safe operating and maintenance practices.
.. WARNING
This warning symbol
identifies
special
instructions
or
procedures
which.
if not correctly followed. could
rasult In personal Injury.
or
loss of
life.
CAlJT10N
This
caution symbol
identifies
spaciel
instructions
or
procedures which.
if not
strictly
observed, could result
in
damage to
or
destruction
of
equipment.
This manual contains four
more
symbols (in
addition to WARNING and CAUTION) which will
help you distingUIsh different types of
information.

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