If the steering is hard to lock, turn the
handlebar slightly to the left or the
Right Handlebar Switches
Engine Stop Switch:
In addition to the ignition switch, the
engine stop switch must be in the
position for the motorcycle to operate.
The engine stop switch is for emer-
gency use. If required, move the switch
Although the engine stop switch
stops the engine, it does not turn off
all the electrical circuits. Ordinarily,
the ignition switch should be used to
stop the engine.
The starter button operates the elec-
tric starter when the transmission is in
Refer to the Starting the Engine sec-
tion of the "How to Ride the Motorcycle"
chapter for starting instructions.