Starting & Stopping the Engine
, Bank Angle Sensor Ignition
If the engine fails to start after repeated
attempts, it may be ﬂooded with excess
Your motorcycle's banking (lean angle)
fuel. To clear a ﬂooded engine:
sensor system is designed to automatically
1. Leave the engine stop switch set to
stop the engine and fuel pump if the
motorcycle is overturned.
2. Open the throttle fully.
3. Press the start button for 5 seconds.
Before restarting the engine, you must
4. Follow the normal starting procedure.
turn the ignition switch to the OFF
5. If the engine starts, then open the
position and then back to ON. The engine
throttle slightly if idling is unstable.
will not restart until you perform this
If the engine does not start, wait 10
seconds, then follow steps
1 — 4 again.
If the engine still won't start, refer to If
Your Engine Quits 0r Won 't Start, page
Basic Operation & Riding