Motorcycle Repair Questions? Ask a Mechanic ASAP
-Drain fuel tank through crossover hose at front of tank. remove one end of the hose and plug it. fit a short piece of tubing over the uncovered bung and drain. move fast....gas will be flying eveywhere.
-purge fuel system. disconnect power to fuel pump at connector in front of the battery and start the bike. when engine stalls, operate starter for 3 seconds to remove remaining fuel.
-disconnect NEG battery cable.
-remove console from canopy.
-remove 10 ,T-20 torx screws securing canopy to tank.
-raise canopy slightly and remove yellow wire from spade contact on inboard side.
-inside the tank, lift fuel pump isopod off the 2 posts.
-cut Otiker clamp (squeeze clamp) from tubing at pump outlet on top and disconnect tubing.
-remove black and yellow wires from pump.
-inspect/replace as necessary.
install new pump in reverse order.
sounds easy but, getting the canopy off and on is a real treat! you have to deal with the fuel gauge sending unit attached to the canopy and it can get real tricky.
let me know if you need anything else.