6-8 ENGINE RIGHT SIDE
Clutch Lever and Cable
Due to friction plate wear and clutch cable stretch over
a long period of use, the clutch must be adjusted in accor-
dance with the Periodic Maintenance Chart.
To avoid a serious burn, never touch the hot engine
or exhaust chamber during clutch adjustment.
Clutch Lever (Clutch Cable) Free Play Inspection
Refer to the Clutch Lever (Clutch Cable) Free Play Check
in the Periodic Maintenance chapter.
Clutch Lever (Clutch Cable) Free Play Adjustment
Refer to the Clutch Lever Free (Clutch Cable) Play Ad-
justment in the Periodic Maintenance chapter.
Clutch Lever Installation
Install the clutch lever [A] so that it incline 20° ±5° [B] more
than the horizontal line [C], and position it from the edge
of the grip to 170 mm (6.69 in.) [D].
Clutch Cable Removal
Turn in the adjuster fully [A].
Slide the dust cover [A] out of place.
Screw the adjuster [B] at the clutch lever fully.
Line up the slots [C] in the clutch lever and adjuster and
then free the cable from the lever.