MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT 143
Battery posts, terminals and re-
lated accessories contain lead
and lead compounds, chemicals
known to the State of California
to cause cancer and reproduc-
tive harm. Wash hands after
Make sure the ignition switch is
Remove the rider’s seat (see Seats
section in the GENERAL INFORMA-
Disconnect the negative (–) cable
from the negative (–) terminal.
Disconnect the positive (+) cable
from the positive (+) terminal.
A. Red Cap
B. Negative (–) Terminal
C. Positive (+) Terminal
Take the battery out of the battery
Clean the battery using a solution of
baking soda and water. Be sure that
the cable connections are clean.
Place the battery on the battery case.