Starting the Engine
Start your engine using the following
procedure, regardless of whether the engine
is cold or warm.
• If the engine does not start within 5 seconds,
turn the ignition switch to the OFF position
and wait 10 seconds before trying to start
the engine again to recover battery voltage.
Extended fast idling and revving the engine can
damage the engine, and the exhaust system.
Snapping the throttle or fast idling for more
than about 5 minutes may cause exhaust
The engine will not start if the throttle is fully open.
Make sure the engine stop switch is in the
Turn the ignition switch to the ON position.
Shift the transmission to Neutral (
indicator comes on). Alternatively, pull in the
clutch lever to start your motorcycle with the
transmission in gear so long as the side
stand is raised.
Press the start button with the throttle
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