SAFETY INFORMATION 17
or any other aspects of the motor-
2. Weight attached to the handlebars
or front fork will increase the mass
of the steering assembly and can
result in an unsafe riding condition.
3. Fairings, windshields, backrests,
and other large items have the ca-
pability of adversely affecting stabil-
ity and handling of the motorcycle,
not only due to their weight, but
also due to the aerodynamic force
acting on these surfaces while the
motorcycle is in operation. Poorly
designed or installed items can re-
sult in an unsafe riding condition.
Lugs are provided on the swingarm
to attach accessory rear stand adap-
tors. Always remove the rear stand
adapters before riding or sitting on
the machine to prevent possible
damage to t he muffler or swingarm.
1. This motorcycle is not intended to
be equipped with a sidecar or to be
used to tow any trailers or other ve-
hicles. Kawasaki does not manu-
facture sidecars or trailers for mo-
torcycles and cannot predict the ef-
fects of such accessories on han-
dling or stability, but can only warn
that the effects can be adverse and
that Kawasaki cannot assume re-
sponsibility for the results of such
unintended use of the motorcycle.
2. Furthermore, any adverse effects on
motorcycle components caused by
the u se of such accessories will not
be remedied under warranty.