Magneto Cover Removal
Remove the left radiator shroud.
Drain the engine oil from the crank room oil sump (see
Engine Oil Change in the Periodic Maintenance chapter).
Pull the stopper [A] to this side to remove the magneto
lead connector [B].
Disconnect the magneto lead connector from the main
Remove the shift pedal (see External Shift Mechanism
Removal in the Engine Right Side chapter).
Open the clamp [A] then free the breather hose [B].
Magneto Cover Mounting Bolts [C].
Magneto Cover [D]
Magneto Cover Installation
Replace the gasket with a new one.
Be sure to install the dowel pins [A].
Apply silicone sealant to the area [A] to the magneto lead
Sealant - Kawasaki Bond (Silicone Sealant): 92104-0004
Put in the magneto lead to the lead holder [A].
Torque - Magneto Cover Bolts: 9.8 N·m (1.0 kgf·m, 87 in·lb)
Run the breather hose [B] and magneto lead according
the Cable, Wire, and Hose Routing section in the Appen-
Connect the lead connector.
Remove the magneto cover (see Magneto Cover Re-
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