Dispose of used oil properly. Contact your local authorities for approved disposal methods or possible recycling. When vehicle stands with Side Stand, Fuel Gauge cannot show the amount of fuel in the fuel tank exactly. Wheelbase 1 645 mm 64. Miscellaneous: Make sure that all nuts and bolts are tight and that all safety re- lated parts are in good condition. This fills the oil tain the engine oil at the proper level, filter with oil. To use the positive neutral finder, shift down to 1st gear, then lift up on the shift ped- al while standing still.
All electrical equipment can be used. When the needle comes near the E empty position, re- fuel at the earliest opportunity. Kawasaki does not manu- i. This manual offers many safe riding tips, but its purpose is not to provide instruction in all the techniques and skills required to ride a motorcycle safely. Correct position If the boot is damaged, replace it with a new one. Brake Fluid Reservoir Rear 36. Provides step-by-step instructions based on the complete disassembly of the machine.
If the brake lever or. The dis- plays stop flashing and the clock starts working. Although no ad- Spark Plug justments are required, a thorough vis-. When the mo- torcycle is standing still, the trans- mission cannot be shifted past neutral from 1st gear. This Service Manual has easy-to-read text sections with top quality diagrams and instructions. An accepted estimate is gauge, and replace any tire that has that 90% of all tire failures occur during worn down to the minimum allowable.
If any irregularities are found during these checks, refer to the Maintenance and Adjustment chapter or see your dealer for the action required to return the motor- cycle to a safe operating condition. Contact your local authorities for approved disposal methods or possible recycling. Brake Wear Inspection Inspect the brakes for wear. As temperatures rise, so does the discharge rate. Push the lever forward and turn the ad- juster to align the number with the ar- row mark on the lever holder. Before you ride the have been specially designed for motorcycle, make sure it is not use on Kawasaki motorcycles.
Your new motorcycle is the product of Kawasaki's advanced engineering, exhaustive testing, and continuous striving for superior reliability, safety and performance. Return spring not weak or not damaged. We overloaded and that you have fol- strongly recommend that all parts lowed these instructions. Inside the front brake fluid reser- voir is a stepped line showing the upper level line. New tires are slippery and may cause loss of control and injury. For more details, ask your Kawasaki dealer.
The key can be removed by turning it to the left to the original position. They are the only means of identifying your particular machine from others of the same model type. Clean off any damage the radiator fins and im- obstructions with a stream of low-pres- sure water. Brake Fluid Reservoir Front 10. The vehicle has one fuse assembly. Overall Width 895 mm 35. The brake light should move the switch up or down by turn- go on after about 10 mm 0.
No part of this publication may be reproduced without our prior written permission. Pull out the right side cover and then inspect the main fuse. Please read this Owner's Manual carefully before riding so that you will be thoroughly familiar with the proper operation of your motorcycle's controls, its fea- tures, capabilities, and limitations. In addition to the above, at 1 000 km 600 mi it is extremely important that the owner has the initial maintenance service performed by an authorized Kawasaki dealer. All products are subject to change without prior notice or obligation. This manual should be considered a permanent part of the motorcycle and should remain with the motorcycle when it is sold.
Oil Pressure Warning Light A. To ensure a long, trouble-free life for your motorcycle, give it the proper care and maintenance described in this manual. The main fuse is mounted on the starter relay behind right side cover. Dispose of used oil properly. For safety, eye protection and a When riding always keep both helmet are strongly recommended.
The hose or wires should be routed as shown in the figure. Unlock the steering before To lock the steering: starting the engine. Every 15°C The battery installed in this vehicle is 27°F doubles the rate. If adjusted too low, neither low nor high beam will illuminate the road far enough ahead. If you find this service useful and feel like making a small donation helping me out with my server and hosting bill, please feel free to do so using the link to the right I would also very much appreciate if you like to contribute with a Kawasaki Vulcan manual not available below, please if you have one or more available. Your new mo- torcycle is the product of Kawasaki's advanced engineering, exhaustive testing, and continuous striving for superior reliability, safety and performance.