- 1). Park the motorcycle on its kickstand and turn the ignition switch to the "OFF" position.
- 2). Grasp the left frame side cover. Gently work the cover's tabs out of the frame's rubber grommets until the cover can be pulled away from the motorcycle. Set the side cover aside.
- 3). Locate the seat release latch on the left side of the seat near the top frame rail. Pull the lever downward to unlatch the seat from the frame. Lift the rear of the seat upward and toward the rear of the motorcycle until it can be removed completely.