Support the rear part of the swingarm with a stand.
Squeeze the brake lever slowly and hold it with a band
Motorcycle may fall over unexpectedly resulting in
an accident or injury. Be sure to hold the front brake
when removing the engine.
Be sure to hold the front brake when removing the
engine, or the motorcycle may fall over. The engine
or the motorcycle could be damaged.
Engine Oil (see Engine Oil Change in the Periodic Main-
Coolant (see Coolant Change in the Periodic Mainte-
Upper Fairing Assembly (see Upper Fairing Assembly
Removal in the Frame chapter)
Throttle Body Assy (see Throttle Body Assy Removal in
the Fuel System (DFI) chapter)
Clutch Cable Lower End (see Cable Removal in the
Radiator (see Radiator and Radiator Fan Removal in the
Cooling System chapter)
Premuffler Chamber (see Premuffler Chamber Removal
in the Engine Top End chapter)
Exhaust Pipe (see Exhaust Pipe Removal in the Engine
Top End chapter)
Shift Lever (see Shift Pedal Removal in the Crank-
Engine Sprocket (see Engine Sprocket Removal in the
Final Drive chapter)
Air Switching Valve (see Air Switching Valve Removal in
the Engine Top End chapter)
Open the clamp [A].
Disconnect the stick coil connectors [B].
ENGINE REMOVAL/INSTALLATION 8-5