148 MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
Muffler rear opening - c over with a
Ignition switch - cover the keyhole
Rinse your vehicle with cold water
from a garden hose to remove any
Mix a mild neutral detergent (de-
signed for motorcycles or automo-
biles) and water in a bucket. Use
After washing, rinse y our vehicle
thoroughly with clean water to re-
move any residue (residue from the
detergent can damage parts of your
Remove the plastic bag and tape.
Use a soft cloth to dry your vehicle.
As you dry, inspect your vehicle for
chips and scratches. Do not let the
water air dry as this can damage the
Carefully ride your vehicle at a slow
speed and apply the brakes several
times. This helps dry the brakes
and restores them to normal operat-
ing perfo rmance.