MAINTENANCE AN D ADJUSTMENT 121
Clutch Lever Free Play
8 0.12 in.)
B. L ocknut
C. Clutch Lever Free Play
If the f ree play is incorrect, adjust the
clutch lever free play as follows.
Clutch Lever Free Play Adjustment
Loosen the locknut, a nd turn the
adjuster so that th e clutch lever will
Excess clutch lever free play
could prevent clutch disengage-
ment and cause a crash result-
ing in serio us injury or death.
When adjusting the clutch lever
free play, be sure the upper end
of the clutch outer cable is fully
seated in its fitting so that it
doesn’t slip into place later and
create excessive free play.
If it cannot be done, have the clutch
cable adjusted by an authorized