2-54 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Brake Light Switch Operation Inspection
Turn the ignition switch on.
Confirm the brake light (LED) [A] should go on when
the brake lever is applied or after the brake pedal is
depressed about 10 mm (0.39 in.).
If it does not, adjust the rear brake light switch.
Remove the right front footpeg bracket (see Brake Pedal
Removal in the Brakes chapter).
While holding the switch body, turn the adjusting nut to
adjust the switch.
Switch Body [A]
Adjusting Nut [B]
Light sooner as the body rises [C]
Light later as the body lowers [D]
To avoid damaging the electrical connections in-
side the switch, be sure that the switch body does
not turn during adjustment.
If it does not go on, inspect or replace the following parts.
Battery (see Charging Condition Inspection in the Elec-
trical System chapter)
Tail/Brake Light (LED) (see Tail/Brake Light (LED) Re-
moval/Installation in the Electrical System chapter)
Main Fuse 30 A and Brake Light/Horn Fuse 10 A (see
Fuse Inspection in the Electrical System chapter)
Front Brake Light Switch [A] (see Switch Inspection in
the Electrical System chapter)
Rear Brake Light Switch (see Switch Inspection in the
Electrical System chapter)
Harness (see Wiring Inspection in the Electrical System
Suspension System Inspection
Front Forks/Rear Shock Absorber Operation Inspec-
Pump the forks down and up [A] 4 or 5 times, and inspect
the smooth stroke.
If the forks do not smoothly or noise is found, inspect the
fork oil level or fork clamps (see Front Fork Oil Change in
the Suspension chapter).