Free pre-delivery check
- Check oil levels in rear swinging arm.
engine, gearbox, final drive arm.
Check brake system fluid level.
Add distilled water to battery and grease terminal clips and posts.
- Check operation of high and low (dipped) beam
headlights, parking light, brake and license plate lights and flashing
turn indicators, telltale and warning lamps for state of battery charge,
neutral indicator, oil pressure and high beam telltale, horn signal and
additional instruments if fitted.
- Check tightness of bolts and nuts: front quick release axle nut and
clamp screws, rear wheel studs, front and rear engine mounting bolts, center
stand retaining bolts, (top and bottom),
rear spring strut mountings hose clips at carburetors and flexible gaiter
on drive shaft, handlebar clamps.
- Adjust headlight beam and check tire pressures.
Check toolkit, keys, documentation and adhesive labels for completeness.
- Trial run including checking correct operation of clutch, gear change,
instruments, steering, foot and hand brakes, engine idling settings and
visible leaks on engine, gearbox, swinging arm, final drive, telescopic
forks and fuel system.