Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Set the dimmer switch to high beam position.
The low beam [A] and high beam [B] headlights should
The blue high beam indicator light (LED) [C] should goes
If the high beam headlight and/or blue high beam indicator
light (LED) does not go on, inspect or replace the following
Headlight (LED) Assembly (see Headlight (LED) Assem-
bly Removal/Installation in the Electrical System chap-
Dimmer Switch (see Switch Inspection in the Electrical
Turn the engine stop switch to stop position.
The low beam and high beam headlights should stay go-
If the headlights and blue high beam indicator light (LED)
do not go off, inspect or replace the headlight relay (see
Relay Circuit Inspection in the Electrical System chapter).
Turn the ignition switch off.
The headlights and blue high beam indicator light (LED)
should go off.
Headlight Aiming Inspection
Inspect the headlight beam for aiming.
If the headlight beam points to one side rather than
straight ahead, adjust the horizontal beam.
Headlight Beam Horizontal Adjustment
Turn the horizontal adjuster [A] in both headlights in or out
until the beam points straight ahead.
If the headlight beam points too low or high, adjust the
Headlight Beam Vertical Adjustment
Turn the vertical adjuster [B] in both headlights in or out
to adjust the headlight vertically.
On high beam, the brightest points should be slightly
below horizontal with the motorcycle on its wheels and
the rider seated. Adjust the headlight to the proper an-
gle according to local regulations.
For the US model, the proper angle is 0.4 degrees be-
low horizontal. This is 50 mm (2.0 in.) drop at 7.6 m (25
ft) measured from the center of the headlight with the
motorcycle on its wheels and the rider seated.
50 mm (2.0 in.) [A]
Center of Brightest Spot [B]
7.6 m (25 ft) [C]
Height of Headlight Center [D]
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