Brake Lever Position Adjustment
The brake lever adjuster has 5 positions so that the brake
lever position can be adjusted to suit the operator's hand.
Push the lever forward and turn the adjuster [A] to align
the number with the arrow mark [B] on the lever holder.
The distance from the grip to the lever is minimum at num-
ber 5 and maximum at number 1.
Brake Pedal Position Inspection
Check that the brake pedal [A] is in the correct position.
About 45 mm (1.8 in.) [C] below top of
If it is incorrect, adjust the brake pedal position.
Brake Pedal Position Adjustment
Usually it is not necessary to adjust the pedal position,
but always adjust it when push rod locknut has been
Remove the rear master cylinder cover [B], and then
tighten the master cylinder bolts [A] only.
Loosen the locknut [A] and turn the push rod with the hex
head [B] to achieve the correct pedal position.
If the length [C] shown is 67 ± 1 mm (2.6 ± 0.04 in.), the
pedal position will be within the standard range.
Torque - Rear Master Cylinder Push Rod Locknut: 18 N·m
(1.8 kgf·m, 13 ft·lb)
Check the brake light switch operation (see Brakes in the
Periodic Maintenance chapter).