Some replacement tires may ad-
versely affect handling and cause
an accident resulting in serious
injury or death. To ensure proper
handling and stability, use only
the recommended standard tires
for replacement, inflated to the
New tires are slippery and may
cause loss of control and injury.
A break-in period of 160 km (100
miles) is necessary to establish
break-in, avoid sudden and maxi-
mum braking and acceleration,
and hard cornering.
MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
The battery installed in this motor-
cycle is a sealed type, so it is not nec-
essary to check the battery electrolyte
level or add distilled water.
The sealing strip should not be
pulled off once the specified electrolyte
has been installed in the battery for ini-
However, in order to maximize bat-
tery life and ensure that it will provide
the power needed to start the motor-
cycle you must properly maintain the
battery's charge. When used regularly,
the charging system in the motorcycle
helps keep the battery fully charged. If
your motorcycle is only used occasion-
ally or for short periods of time, the bat-
tery is more likely to discharge.
Due to their internal composition,
batteries continually self discharge.
The discharge rate depends on the