This manual should be considered a permanent part of the mo-
torcycle and should remain with the motorcycle when resold or
otherwise transferred to a new owner or operator. The manual
contains important safety information and instructions which
should be read carefully before operating the motorcycle.
INFORMATION FOR YOUR
miles) are the
most important in the life of
torcycle. Proper break-in operation
during this time will help ensure maxi-
mum life and performance from your
new motorcycle. Suzuki parts are
manufactured of high quality materi-
als, and machined parts are finished
to close tolerances. Proper break-in
operation allows the machined sur-
faces to polish each other and mate
Motorcycle reliability and performance
depend on special care and restraint
exercised during the break-in period.
It is especially important that you avoid
operating the engine in a manner
which could expose the engine parts
to excessive heat.
Please refer to the BREAK-IN (RUN-
NING-IN) section for specific break-in
Please read this manual and follow its
instructions carefully. To emphasize
special information the words WARN-
ING, CAUTION and NOTE carry spe-
cial meanings and should be carefully
The personal safety of the rider may
be involved. Disregarding this infor-
mation could result in injury to the
These instructions point out spe-
cial service procedures or precau-
tions that must be followed to avoid
damaging the machine.
NOTE: This provides special informa-
tion to make maintenance easier or
important instructions clearer.