Brake Lever, Brake Pedal
Brake Lever Position Adjustment
The brake lever adjuster has 5 positions so that the brake
lever position can be adjusted to suit the operator's hand.
Push the lever forward and turn the adjuster [A] to align
the number with the arrow mark [B] on the lever holder.
The distance from the grip to the lever is minimum at num-
ber 5 and maximum at number 1.
Brake Pedal Position Inspection
Measure the brake pedal position [A].
About 50 mm (2.0 in.) below top of footpeg
If it is incorrect, adjust the brake pedal position.
Brake Pedal Position Adjustment
Usually it is not necessary to adjust the pedal position,
but always adjust it when the push rod locknut has been
Right Footpeg Stay (see Footpeg Stay Removal in the
Loosen the rear master cylinder push rod locknut [A] and
turn the push rod with the hex head [B] to achieve the
correct pedal position.
If the length [C] shown is 70 ±1 mm (2.76 ±0.04 in.), the
pedal position will be within the standard range.
Torque - Rear Master Cylinder Push Rod Locknut: 17 N·m
(1.7 kgf·m, 13 ft·lb)
Install the right footpeg stay (see Footpeg Stay Installation
in the Frame chapter).
Inspect the brake light switch operation (see Brake Light
Switch Operation Inspection in the Periodic Maintenance