MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
Be sure the engine and exhaust are
cool before washing.
Avoid applying degreaser to seals,
brake pads, and tires.
Avoid all harsh chemicals, solvents,
detergents, and household cleaning
products such as ammonia-based
Gasoline, brake fluid, and coolant
will damage the finish of painted and
plastic surfaces: wash them off im-
Avoid wire brushes, steel wool, and
all other abrasive pads or brushes.
Use care when washing the wind-
shield, headlight lens, and other
plastic parts as they can easily be
Avoid using pressure washers; wa-
ter can penetrate seals and electrical
components and damage your mo-
Avoid spraying water in delicate
areas such as in air intakes, fuel
system, brake components, electri-
cal components, muffler outlets, and
fuel tank openings.