PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR
Cleaning the air filter element,
V-belt case air filter elements,
and check hoses
The air filter and the V-belt case air fil-
ter elements should be cleaned at the
intervals specified in the periodic main-
tenance and lubrication chart. Clean
both filter elements more frequently if
you are riding in unusually wet or dusty
areas. In addition, the air filter check
hoses must be frequently checked and
cleaned if necessary.
Cleaning the air filter element
1. Place the motorcycle on the cen-
2. Remove panel A. (See page 6-4
for panel removal and installation
1. Air filter case cover
2. Screw (× 5)
3. Remove the air filter case cover by
removing the screws.
1. Air filter element
4. Pull the air filter element out.