GO), slow down and wait for the light to change. Never run through a yellow or red traffic
While turning, watch for pedestrians, animals, as well as vehicles.
Do not leave the curb or parking area without signaling. Make sure that your way is clear to
enter moving traffic. A moving line of traffic always has the right of way.
Make sure that your license plate is installed in the position specified by law. Make sure that
your license plate is always clearly visible. Keep the license plate clean.
Ride at a safe speed that is consistent with the type of highway you are on. Pay strict
attention to whether the road is dry, oily, icy or wet.
Watch for debris such as leaves or loose gravel.
Weather and traffic conditions on the highway dictate adjusting your speed and driving
Safety: Operating Rules
Harley Davidson Motorcycles Are for On Road Use Only
This motorcycle is not equipped with a spark arrester. This motorcycle is designed to be used only
on the road. Operation or off road usage in some areas may be illegal. Obey local laws and
Consult a Harley Davidson dealer regarding any questions
or problems that occur in the operation of your
motorcycle. Failure to do so can aggravate an initial
problem, cause costly repairs, cause an accident and
could result in death or serious injury. (00020a)
Make sure all equipment required by federal, state and local law is installed and in good
Know and respect the rules of the road. Read the safety information that is provided by your
state or regional traffic authority.
In the United States, read the RIDING TIPS booklet that is provided with this owner's
manual. Read the MOTORCYCLE HANDBOOK which is made available by your state or
regional traffic authority.
Protect your motorcycle against theft. Lock the front fork. Remove the key when parking
Do not add sidecar to this motorcycle. Operating
motorcycle with sidecar can cause loss of vehicle control,
which could result in death or serious injury. (00590d)