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How can I access the Battery (How to lift the saddle??

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Usually there is a lever at the bottom of the seat, at least it is that way on my 1985 Honda Interceptor, that allows you to access the battery, once the seat is removed.

On my motorcycle, a key is used to unlock a lever on one side, and the other side has a lever that is free.

Kawasaki is probably different than this as far as the exact location of the lever, but search around for the unlocking lever, I'm sure you'll find it.

Once you remove the seat you may have to pull a side panel to remove it to get to the battery fully, for removing are charging, etc.

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I found an article on how exactly to do this on a Vulcan Cruiser:
Cruiser Models

  • Taking the seat off a Vulcan cruiser differs among the various models. Some newer models, such as the Vulcan 1700 Classic, use a keyed seat lock. Simply insert the key, unlock the seat and pull it away from the frame. Other models, however, are secured by bolts. Bolted seats are usually secured at all four corners, with a set of bolts at the sides and rear of the seat and a metal catch tab securing the front of the seat to the frame. Slightly lift the edge of the seat to locate and remove the side bolts. The rear bolt is usually the easiest to find since it is often screwed into the rear fender. Once the bolts are removed, lift the seat up and to the rear to disengage the seat from the frame.


  • Read more: Best Way - Kawasaki Motorcycle Seat Removal | eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/way_5910982_kawasaki-motorcycle-seat-removal.html#ixzz0tlKFfT3F

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