Stop the motorcycle, then put it on the side stand (see
Turn the handlebar fully left and block it by pushing in the
ignition key and turning it to the LOCK position.
If you park in a garage or other facilities, make sure that
there is proper ventilation and that the motorcycle is not
near a source of heat or sparks. You may leave the
parking lights on by turning the key to position P.
Do not leave the key turned to P for long periods or
the battery will run down.
Never leave the ignition key in the switch when you are
leaving your bike unattended.
The exhaust system might be hot, even after
engine is switched off; pay particular attention not to
touch exhaust system with any body part and do not park
the vehicle next to inflammable material (wood, leaves
Using padlocks or locks that prevent motion (such
as brake disc or crown sprocket locks and so on) is very
dangerous and may affect motorcycle operation as well
as the safety of rider and passenger.
Never overfill the tank when refuelling. Fuel should never
be touching the rim of filler recess (fig. 32).
Use low-lead fuel having at least 95 fuel octane
rating. Be sure there is no fuel trapped in the filler recess.