3-106 FUEL SYSTEM (DFI)
Air Cleaner Element Removal/Installation
Refer to the Air Cleaner Element Replacement in the Pe-
riodic Maintenance chapter.
Air Cleaner Element Inspection
Remove the air cleaner element (see Air Cleaner Element
Replacement in the Periodic Maintenance chapter).
Visually inspect the element [A] for tears or breaks.
If the element has any tears or breaks, replace it with a
Air Cleaner Oil Draining
A drain hose [A] is connected to the bottom of the air
cleaner to drain water or oil accumulated in the cleaner part.
Visually inspect the drain hose for accumulation of water
If any water or oil accumulates in the hose, remove the
plug [B] from the drain hose and drain it.
Oil on tires will make them slippery and can cause
an accident and injury. Be sure to reinstall the plug
in the drain hose after draining.
Air Cleaner Housing Removal
Fuel Tank (see Fuel Tank Removal)
Air Cleaner Housing Cover (see Air Cleaner Element Re-
placement in the Periodic Maintenance chapter)
Left Side Cover (see Side Cover Removal in the Frame
Disconnect the breather hose [A] on the upper crankcase.
Loosen the air cleaner housing clamp bolt [A].