This motorcycle adopt the daylight system and have a
headlight relay in the junction box. The headlight does not
go on when the ignition switch and the engine stop switch
are first turned on. The headlight comes on after the starter
button is released and stays on until the ignition switch is
turned off. The headlight will go out momentarily whenever
the starter button is pressed and come back on when the
button is released.
Headlight Beam Horizontal Vertical Adjustment
Remove the inner (upper) fairing (see Frame chapter).
Turn the horizontal adjuster [A] on the headlight in or out
until the beam points straight ahead.
Turn the vertical adjusters [B] on the headlight in or out to
adjust the headlight vertically.
On high beam, the brightest points should be slightly
below horizontal with the motorcycle on its wheels and
the rider seated. Adjust the headlight(s) to the proper
angle according to local regulations.
For US model, the proper angle is 0.4 degrees below
horizontal. This is 50 mm (2 in.) drop at 7.6 m (25
ft) measured from the center of the headlights with the
motorcycle on its wheels and the rider seated.
50 mm (2 in.) [A]
Center of Brightest Spot [B]
7.6 m (25 ft) [C]
Height of Headlight Center [D]
Low Beam [E]
High Beam [F]
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