Fuel Tank Removal
Gasoline is extremely flammable and can be ex-
plosive under certain conditions. Always stop the
engine and do not smoke. Make sure the area is
well-ventilated and free from any source of flame
or sparks; this includes any appliance with a pilot
Remove the shroud (see Shroud Removal in the Frame
Install the fuel tank cap.
Turn the fuel tap lever [A] to the OFF position.
Disconnect the fuel hose [B] from the fuel tap.
Remove the fuel tank mounting bolt [A] and washer.
Take off the fuel tank, and remove the rubber band [B].
Fuel Tank Installation
Inspect the rubber damper [A] on the frame.
If the damper is damaged or deteriorated, replace it with
a new one.
Set the fuel tank on the frame.
Connect the fuel hose to the fuel tap securely.
Install the rubber band, fuel tank bolt and other removed
Insert the fuel tank breather hose outlet end into the num-
ber plate hole.
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