To charge a VRLA (Valve Regulated
Lead Acid) battery, a special (con-
stant-voltage) battery charger is re-
quired. Using a conventional battery
charger will damage the battery. If
you do not have access to a con-
stant-voltage battery charger, have
a Yamaha dealer charge your bat-
To store the battery
1. If the vehicle will not be used for
more than one month, remove the
battery, fully charge it, and then
place it in a cool, dry place. NO-
TICE: When removing the bat-
tery, be sure the key is turned
to "OFF", then disconnect the
negative lead before discon-
necting the positive lead.
2. If the battery will be stored for
more than two months, check it at
least once a month and fully
charge it if necessary.
3. Fully charge the battery before in-
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
4. After installation, make sure that
the battery leads are properly
connected to the battery termi-
Always keep the battery charged.
Storing a discharged battery can
cause permanent battery damage.
Replacing the fuses
1. Main fuse
2. Reserve fuse