550RH (Seca/Euro)

Ignition System

IGNITION SYSTEM

B.    Description

Swing Arm

SWING ARM

A. Inspection

1, Free play inspection

Remove the rear wheel and both shock absorbers. Grasp the swing arm and try to move it from side to side as shown.

Swing arm free play: 1.0 mm (0.04 in)

Battery and Fuel sender

1. Checking

If the battery shows the following defects, it should be replaced.

a.   The battery voltage will not rise to a specific value or no gassing occurs in any cell even after many hours of charging.

b.  Sulfaction of one or more cells is indicated by the plates turning white or an accumulation of material in the bottom of the cell.

Parts Diagram -- Clutch

PARTS ILLUSTRATIONS CLUTCH

Front Forks

 

A. Removal and disassembly

WARNING:
Securely support the motorcycle so there is no danger of it falling over.

1.    Remove the cowling assembly.

Steering Head

STEERING HEAD

A.   Adjustment

Refer to "D. Reassembly" for steering head adjustment procedure.

B.   Removal

1. Remove the cowling assembly, meters, horn, front wheel, front forks, handlebar cover and handlebars.

Disassembly

Engine

Signal System

SIGNAL SYSTEM

Rear Wheel

A. Removal

1.    Place the motorcycle on the center stand.

2.    Remove the tension bar and the brake rod from the brake shoe plate. The tension bar can be removed by removing the cotter pin and nut from the tension bar bolt. The brake rod can be removed by removing the adjuster.