Spring is here! After that terrible winter, it’s finally time to start riding again. If you have neglected your motorcycle during the winter (Understandable. Who likes working on freezing cold metal?), then it’s time for some necessary maintenance before you can fire it up.
Don’t worry, this should be easy enough for anyone with a basic understanding of motorcycles. Follow this list and we’ll have you rolling down the road in no time.
* Check the battery charge with a voltmeter. It should test around 12.5 volts. Charge it on a trickle charger if it reads low.
* Check the terminals for corrosion and hit them with some dielectric grease.… Read the rest