PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR
The coolant should be between the
minimum and maximum level marks.
4. If the coolant is at or below the
minimum level mark, open the
reservoir cap, add coolant to the
maximum level mark, and then
close the reservoir cap.
Coolant reservoir capacity:
0,3 L (0,32 US qt)
If coolant is not available, use
distilled water or soft tap water
instead. Do not use hard water
or salt water since it is harmful
to the engine.
If water has been used instead
of coolant, replace it with coo-
lant as soon as possible, other-
wise the engine may not be
sufficiently cooled and the coo-
ling system will not be protec-
ted against frost and corrosion.
If water has been added to the
coolant, have a Yamaha dealer
check the antifreeze content of
the coolant as soon as possi-
ble, otherwise the effective-
ness of the coolant will be
Never attempt to remove the radia-
tor cap when the engine is hot.
5. Install the panel.
If the engine overheats, see page
6-31 for further instructions.
To change the coolant
1. Radiator cap bolt
2. Radiador cap
1. Put the vehicle on a level place.
2. Remove cowling C and panel D.
3. Remove the radiator cap stopper
1. Drain bolt
4. Place a container under the engi-
5. Disconnect the coolant reservoir
6. After draining the coolant, tho-
7. Replace the coolant drain bolt
(See page 6-5 ~ 6-6.)
bolt and the radiator cap.
ne and remove the coolant drain
hose on the reservoir side and
drain the coolant from the reser-
roughly flush the cooling system
with clean tap water.
washer if it is damaged, and then
tighten the coolant drain bolt to
the specified torque.