HOW TO RIDE THE MOTORCYCLE
in good condition according to the
"Battery Maintenance" section.
Stopping the Engine
Close the throttle completely.
Shift the transmission into neutral.
Turn the ignition switch off.
Support the motorcycle on a firm,
level surface with the side stand.
Lock the steering.
The motorcycle is equipped with a
vehicle-down sensor which causes
the engine to stop automatically if the
motorcycle falls down. The engine
warning indicator (
the starter button is pressed if the en-
gine cannot be started. After righting
the motorcycle, first turn the ignition
Stopping the Motorcycle in
designed and manufactured to pro-
vide you optimum safety and conve-
nience. However, in order to fully ben-
efit from Kawasaki's safety engineering
and craftsmanship, it is essential that
you, the owner and operator, properly
maintain your motorcycle and become
thoroughly familiar with its operation.
Improper maintenance can create a
dangerous situation known as throt-
tle failure. Two of the most common
) blinks when
causes of throttle failure are:
1. An improperly serviced or clogged
switch off and then back to on before
starting the engine.
Your Kawasaki Motorcycle has been
air cleaner may allow dirt and dust
to enter the throttle body and stick
the throttle open.