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Fuel System Cleanliness Inspection; Carburetor Removal - Kawasaki EN500 Vulcan 500 LTD Service Manual

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Carburetors
Do not push the needle rod [A] in during the float height
measurement [B].
Assemble the carburetor, and recheck the fuel level.
If the fuel level cannot be adjusted by this method, the
float or the float valve [C] is damaged.

Fuel System Cleanliness Inspection

Gasoline is extremely flammable and can be ex-
plosive under certain conditions. Turn the ignition
switch OFF. 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
light.
Connect a suitable hose [A] to the fitting at the bottom of
each carburetor float bowl.
Run the lower ends of the hoses into a suitable container.
Turn the fuel tap to the PRI position.
Turn out each drain plug [B] a few turns and drain the float
bowls.
Check to see if water or dirt comes out.
If any water or dirt appears during the above inspection,
clean the fuel system (see Carburetor Cleaning and Fuel
Tank Cleaning).
Tighten the drain plugs and turn the fuel tap to the ON
position.

Carburetor Removal

Gasoline is extremely flammable and can be ex-
plosive under certain conditions. Turn the ignition
switch OFF. Do not smoke. Make sure the area is
well-ventilated and tee from any source of flame
or sparks; this includes any appliance with a pilot
light.
Remove:
Side Covers (see Right and Left Side Cover Removal in
the Frame chapter)
Seat (see Seat Removal/Installation in the Frame chap-
ter)
Fuel Tank (see Fuel Tank Removal)
NOTE
WARNING
WARNING
FUEL SYSTEM 2-11

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  • Ricardo Paluan Apr 27, 2016 01:22:
    Adquiri recentemen​te uma moto vulcan 500 ano 1995. Tenho o 37 anos e iniciante no mundo motociclis​ta. Entretanto​, em razão só tempo e idade da moto, não tenho o manual do proprietá​rio, sendo este indispens