Remove the mounting nuts [A] and connector bracket [B].
Take out the #1 ignition coil.
Disconnect the right handlebar switch, fan motor and rear
brake switch connectors [A].
Remove the mounting nuts [B] and connector bracket [C].
Take on the #2 ignition coil.
Disconnect the primary wires.
Ignition Coil Installation
Connect the primary wires to the ignition coil terminals
and run the high-tension cables according to the Cable,
Wire, and Hose Routing section in the Appendix chapter.
Ignition Coil Inspection
Remove the ignition coils (see Ignition Coil Removal).
Measure the arcing distance with a commercially avail-
able coil tester [A] to check the condition of the ignition
Connect the ignition coil (with the spark plug cap left at-
tached at the end of the spark plug terminal) to the tester
in the manner prescribed by the manufacturer and mea-
sure the arcing distance.
Ignition Coil Arcing Distance
6 mm (0.24 in.) or more
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