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Stopping The Motorcycle In An Emergency - Kawasaki VN1700 Voyager Custom ABS 2010 Owner's Manual

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HOW TO RIDE THE MOTORCYCLE
Stopping the Motorcycle in an
Emergency
Your Kawasaki Motorcycle has been
designed and manufactured to provide
you optimum safety and convenience.
However, in order to fully benefit from
Kawasaki's safety engineering and
craftsmanship, it is essential that you,
the owner and operator, properly main-
tain your motorcycle and become thor-
oughly familiar with its operation.
Improper maintenance can create a
dangerous situation known as throttle
failure.
Two of the most common causes of
throttle failure are:
1. An improperly serviced or clogged
air cleaner may allow dirt and dust
to enter the throttle body and stick
the throttle open.
2. During removal of the air cleaner,
dirt is allowed to enter and jam the
throttle body.
In an emergency situation such as
throttle failure, your vehicle may be
stopped by applying the brakes and
disengaging the clutch.
stopping procedure is initiated, the en-
gine stop switch may be used to stop
the engine. If the engine stop switch is
used, turn off the ignition switch after
stopping the motorcycle.
Once this

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