1980 Honda Z50J powered by 49cc (2.98 cu.in) with 39.0 x 41.4 mm bore and stroke. To have 1980 Honda Z50J Owners Manual, you can download it via the link provided in the blog. In addition to knowledge, the information contained in this manual that covers basic operation and maintenance of your Honda Z50J Mini-Trail. You are strongly advised to read and understand all information and instructions given in the 1980 Honda Z50J Owners Manual as thick as 122 pages. However, if you are having problems with your bike, you should bring the Honda Z50J on an experienced technician or the Honda dealer in your city.
1980 Honda Z50J riding requires special efforts on your part to ensure your safety. Know these requirements before you ride. For your information, the instruments are grouped together above the headlight case.
3. Neutral indicator light
4. Gear speed range indicators, and
5. Turn signal indicator light (G, S)
The fuel tank cap (1) has a lever (2) with “ON” and “OFF” positions to open or close the tank vent. The fuel tank cap lever (2) should be turned to “ON” to allow fuel to flow when running the engine. Turning the lever to “OFF” will prevent fuel from flowing out of the vent hole when transporting the Mini-Trail. Always tighten fuel tank cap firmly.
Now, let’s just talk about engine oil for 1980 Honda Z50J. Good engine oil has desirable qualities. Use only high detergent, quality motor oil certified on the container to meet or exceed requirements for service SE. It is not necessary to use additives.
Viscosity grade of engine oil should be based on average atmospheric temperature in your riding area. The following provides a guide to the selection of the proper grade or viscosity of oil to be used at various atmospheric temperatures.
1980 Honda Z50J uses specified spark plug like NGK C6H, ND U20FS (U, D), NGK CR6HS, ND U20FSR-L (G, S, SA). Remove the spark plug lead and take out the plug with the special wrench provided in the tool kit. Inspect the electrodes and centre porcelain for deposits, erosion or carbon fouling. If the erosion or deposit is heavy, replace the plug. Clean a carbon or wet-fould plug with a plug cleaner, otherwise use a wire brush.
1980 Honda Z50J Air cleaner servicing. Remove the air cleaner cover by unscrewing the screws. Remove the element. Wash the cleaner element in clean solvent and allow drying thoroughly. Soak the air cleaner element in clean grad oil (SAE80-SAE90) until saturated, and then squeeze out excess oil. Then, reinstall the air cleaner and side cover. Please be aware, gasoline or flow flash point solvents are highly flammable and must not be used to clean the element.
EQUIPMENT AND CONTROLS
FUEL AND OIL
STARTING THE ENGINE
RIDING THE MOTORCYCLE