Rear shock absorber adjustment

This shock absorber is equipped with a spring preload adjuster. Adjust spring preload as follows: 1. Remove the passenger seat and rider seat. (See page 3-9,3-10 for removal procedures.)

2. Use the special wrench and the extension bar in the owner's tool kit to turn the adjusting ring. Turn the adjusting ring in direction ® to increase spring preload and in direction © to decrease spring preload. Make sure that the appropriate notch in the adjusting ring is aligned with the position indicator on the rear shock absorber.

Soft

Standard

Hard

Adjusting position

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2

3

4

5 j 6

7

3. Reinstall the seats.

3. Reinstall the seats.

A WARNING

This shock absorber contains highly pressurized nitrogen gas. Read and understand the following information before handling the shock absorber. The manufacturer cannot be held responsible for property damage or personal injury that may result from improper handling.

1. Do not tamper with or attempt to open the cylinder assembly.

2. Do not subject the shock absorber to an open flame or other high heat source. This may cause the unit to explode due to excessive gas pressure.

3. Do not deform or damage the cylinder in any way. Cylinder damage will result in poor damping performance.

4. Take your shock absorber to a Yamaha dealer for any service.

1. Luggage strap holder (x 2)

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1. Luggage strap holder (x 2)

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