Engine Break-in Period
The operation section describes how to operate your VICTORY motorcycle to ensure the best performance and lon-
gevity of the engine and other components.
• Engine Break-in Period
• Fueling and Fill Height
• Starting the Engine
• Shifting Gears
• Stopping the Engine
For safe operation and riding, see the safety section beginning on page 6.
During the first 500 miles (800 km), critical engine parts require special wear-in procedures so they seat and mate
properly. Read, understand and use the following rules for operating the motorcycle during the first 500 miles (800
NOTICE: Do not put unnecessary load on the engine during the first 500 miles (800 km). Avoid prolonged full throttle operation or
any condition that creates excessive engine heat.