Fuel Capacity

Ilya A. Kriveshko ilya.kriveshko at verizon.net
Fri Sep 7 06:04:27 PDT 2007


I only ride the SV on the track, so I can't answer the question directly.

But first thing I do when I get a new bike is strap a gas can to the
back and ride until I run out of fuel. That way I get a good idea of the
total range and the fuel light timing. I'm not being a smart Aleck - I
recommend this procedure to everyone who asks me the fuel light question.

Joanna Moss wrote:
> Does anyone know how much fuel is in the reserve when the fuel light
> starts blinking and then when it stays on solid? I recently acquired a
> longer commute to work and would like to know when "get off the
> freeway now" is or if it can wait until I get to my neighborhood. I
> cannot find this info in the user or service manuals. It's a 2000 if
> that makes a difference. TIA.
> - Joanna

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