Installing a tube inside a tube-
less-type tire can create exces-
sive heat build up that can
damage the tube and cause rapid
deflation. The tires, rims, and air
valves on this motorcycle are de-
signed only for tubeless type
standard tires, rims, and air
valves must be used for replace-
ment. Do not install tube-type
tires on tubeless rims. The beads
may not seat properly on the rim
causing tire deflation. Do not in-
stall a tube inside a tubeless tire.
Excessive heat build-up may
damage the tube causing tire de-
MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
Payload and Tire Pressure
Failure to maintain proper inflation
pressures or observe payload limits for
your tires may adversely affect han-
dling and performance of your motor-
cycle and can result in loss of control.
The maximum recommended load in
addition to vehicle weight is 180 kg
(397 lb), including rider, passenger,
baggage, and accessories.
Remove the air valve cap.
Check the tire pressure often, using
an accurate gauge.
Make sure to install the air valve cap
Measure the tire pressure when the
tires are cold (that is, when the mo-
torcycle has not been ridden more
than a mile during the past 3 hours).