C. Upper Bracket
Overloading the motorcycle with cargo
and/or passengers, and/or not balancing
the weight of items carried in each saddle-
bag may cause adverse handling, loss of
control and an accident resulting in seri-
ous injury or death. Do not carry loads of
more than 7 kg (15 lb) in each saddlebag.
Distribute the load equally on both sides
of the motorcycle to minimize imbalance.
Do not exceed the total payload limit of
180 kg (397 lb), including rider, passenger,
baggage, and accessories. Do not exceed
the vehicle speed of 130 km/h (80 mph)
when carrying a passenger and/or cargo.
Also reduce speed according to road or
weather condition, etc. Failure to adjust
the speed to compensate for added
weight and other conditions may result in
a loss of control and subsequent acci-