132 MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
A. Rebound Damping Force Adjuster
Rear Shock Absorber
Spring Preload Adjustment
The spring adjusting nut on the rear
shock absorber can be adjusted.
If the spring action feels too soft or too
stiff, have it adjusted by an authorized
Rebound Damping Force Adjustment
The adjuster is located at the lower
end of the rear shock absorber.
1 1/2 turns out
Out from the fully seated position (turned
Turn the adjuster clockwise with a flat
tip screwdriver to increase damping
Turn the adjuster counterclockwise
to decrease damping force.
Do not turn the adjuster beyond
the fully seated position or the
adjusting mechanism may be