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Running In The Engine; Preparing The Vehicle For Difficult Riding Conditions - Husqvarna TE 125 EU Owner's Manual

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8
PREPARING FOR USE
Hold the handlebar firmly with both hands and keep your feet on the footrests when riding.
If you carry any baggage, make sure it is fixed firmly as close as possible to the center of the vehicle and ensure even weight distribu-
tion between the front and rear wheels.
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Motorcycles react sensitively to any changes in weight distribution.
Do not exceed the overall maximum permitted weight and the axle loads.
Guideline
Maximum permissible overall weight
Maximum permissible front axle load
Maximum permissible rear axle load
Check the spoke tension. (
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The spoke tension must be checked after half an hour of operation.
Run the engine in. (
p. 26)
8.2

Running in the engine

During the running-in phase, do not exceed the specified engine performance.
Guideline
Maximum engine performance
During the first 3 operating hours
During the first 5 operating hours
Avoid fully opening the throttle!
8.3

Preparing the vehicle for difficult riding conditions

Info
Use of the vehicle under difficult conditions, such as on sand or on wet and muddy surfaces, can lead to considerably more rapid
wear of components such as the drive train, brake system, or suspension components. For this reason, it may be necessary to
inspect or replace parts before the next scheduled service.
Seal the air filter box.
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Clean the air filter and air filter box.
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Check the air filter approx. every 30 minutes.
Additionally secure the rubber grip. (
Check the electrical connector for humidity and corrosion and to ensure it is firmly seated.
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If humidity, corrosion, or damage is found:
Clean and dry the connector, or change it if necessary.
Difficult riding conditions are:
Rides on dry sand. (
Rides on wet sand. (
Riding on wet and muddy surfaces. (
Rides at high temperature and slow speed. (
Riding at low temperature and in snow. (
p. 78)
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p. 53)
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335 kg (739 lb.)
145 kg (320 lb.)
190 kg (419 lb.)
< 70 %
< 100 %
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