HOW TO RIDE THE MOTORCYCLE 107
lever is pulled and the side stan d is
A. Clutch Lever
B. Starter Lockout Switch
Do not let the engine idle longer
than 5 minutes, or engine over-
heating and damage may occur.
Check that the side stand is up.
Pull in the clutch lever.
Shift into 1st gear.
Open the throttle a little, and start to
let out the clutch lever very slowly.
As the clutch starts to engage, open
the throttle a little more, giving the e n-
gine just enough fuel to keep it from
The motorcycle is equipped with a
side stand switch. This switch is de-
signed so that the engine does not
start if the transmission is in gear and
the side stand is down.
Close the throttle while p ulling in the