2018 Kawasaki Versys-X 300 — Owner's Manual – Page #24

Posted on 29 Jan, 2019
Model: 2018 Kawasaki Versys-X 300
Pages: 174


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SAFETY INFORMATION 23
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Additional Considerations for
High Speed Operation
WARNING
Handling characteristics of a
motorcycleathighspeedsmay
vary from those you are familiar
with at legal highway speeds.
Do not attempt high speed oper-
ation unless you have received
sufficient training and have the
required skills.
Do not operate at high speeds on
public roads.
Brakes
The importance of the brakes, es-
pecially during high speed operation,
cannot be overemphasized. Check to
see that they are correctly adjusted and
functioning properly.
Steering
Looseness in the steering can cause
loss of control. Check to see that the
handlebars turns freely but has no play.
Tires
High speed operation is hard on tires,
and good tires are crucial for safe rid-
ing. Examine their overall condition, in-
flate them to the proper pressure, and
check the wheel balance.
Fuel
Have sufficient fuel for the high fuel
consumption during high speed opera-
tion.
Engine Oil
To avoid engine seizure and resulting
loss of control, make sure that the oil
level is at the upper level line .

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