chrome/aluminum polish. Coated alu-
minum should be washed with a mild
neutral detergent and finished with a
spray polish. Aluminum wheels, both
painted and unpainted can be cleaned
with special non-acid based wheel
Leather, Vinyl, and Rubber
If your vehicle has leather accesso-
ries, special care must be taken. Use a
leather cleaner/treatment to clean and
care for leather accessories. Washing
leather parts with detergent and water
will damage them, shortening their life.
Vinyl parts should be washed with
the rest of the vehicle, then treated with
a vinyl treatment.
The sidewalls of tires and other rub-
ber components should be treated with
a rubber protectant to help prolong
their useful life.
MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
Where to be Careful
Avoid spraying water with any great
force near the following places.
Disc brake master cylinder and cali-
Under the rider's seat - if water gets
into the fuse box or battery, it can
ground out the spark. When this hap-
pens the vehicle will not operate
properly and the affected parts must
be wiped dry.