Do not race the engine while the
transmission is in neutral.
New tires are slippery and may
cause loss of control and injury.
A break-in period of 160 km (100
miles) is necessary to estab-
lish normal tire traction. During
break-in, avoid sudden and max-
imum braking and acceleration,
and hard cornering.
In addition to the above, at 1 000 km
(600 mi) it is extremely important that
the owner has the initial maintenance
service performed by a competent me-
chanic following the procedures in the
HOW TO RIDE THE MOTORCYCLE
Starting the Engine
Check that the engine stop switch is
A. Engine Stop Switch
B. Starter Button
Turn the ignition key to "ON" position.
Make sure the transmission is in neu-