120 MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
coated with lubricant. W ipe off any
Wipe off any lubricant that gets on the
Drive Chain Slack Inspection
Set the motorcycle up on its side
Clean the chain if it is dirty, and lubri-
cate it if it ap pears dry.
Rotate the rear wheel to find the po-
sition where the chain is tightest, and
measure the maximum chain slack
by p u lling up and p ushing down the
chain midway between the engine
sprocket and rear wheel sprocket.
A. Chain Slack
If the drive chain is too tight or too
loose, adjust it so that the chain slack
is with in the standa rd value .
Drive Chain Slack
Standard: 20 30 mm (0.8 1.2 in.)