MAINTENANCE AN D ADJUSTMENT 187
Where to be Careful
Avoid spraying water with any great
force near the following places.
Disc brake master cylinder and
Under the seat and left inner cover
- if water gets into the fuse box or
battery, it can ground out the spark.
When this happens the vehicle will
not operate properly and the affected
parts must be wiped dry.
Coin operated, high pressure
spray washers are not recom-
mended. Water may be forced
into bearings and other compo-
nents causing eventual failure
from rust and corrosion. Some
soaps are highly alkaline and
may leave a residue or cause
Abrasive cleanser or high pressure
washer will damage the surface fin-
ish o n the bodywork.
Washing Your Vehicle
Before washing, precautions must be
taken to keep water off the following