Honda PCX125 - Owner's Manual > Introduction


Congratulations on choosing your Honda scooter.

When you own a Honda, you're part of a worldwide family of satisfied customers - people who appreciate Honda's reputation for building quality into every product.

Before riding, take time to get acquainted with your scooter and how it works. To protect your investment, we urge you to take responsibility for keeping your scooter well maintained. Scheduled service is a must, of course. But it's just as important to observe the break-in guidelines, and perform all pre-ride and other periodic checks detailed in this manual.

We also recommend that you read this owner's manual before you ride. It's full of facts, instructions, safety information, and helpful tips. To make it easy to use, the manual contains a detailed list of topics at the beginning of each section and an index at the back of the book.

As you read this manual, you will find information that is preceded by a NOTICE symbol. This information is intended to help you avoid damage to your Honda, other property, or the environment.

Read the Warranties Booklet thoroughly so you understand the coverages that protect your new Honda and are aware of your rights and responsibilities.

If you have any questions, or if you ever need special service or repairs, remember that your Honda dealer knows your scooter best and is dedicated to your complete satisfaction.

Please report any change of address or ownership to your Honda dealer so we will be able to contact you concerning important product information.

Happy riding!

California Proposition 65 Warning

WARNING: This product contains or emits chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

A Few Words About Safety

Your safety, and the safety of others, is very important. And operating this scooter safely is an important responsibility.

To help you make informed decisions about safety, we have provided operating procedures and other information on labels and in this manual. This information alerts you to potential hazards that could hurt you or others.

Of course, it is not practical or possible to warn you about all hazards associated with operating or maintaining a scooter. You must use your own good judgment.

You will find important safety information in a variety of forms, including:

  • Safety Labels - on the scooter.
  • Safety Messages - preceded by a safety alert symbol and one of three signal words: DANGER, WARNING, or CAUTION.

These signal words mean:

Safety Messages

You WILL be KILLED or SERIOUSLY HURT if you don't follow instructions.

You CAN be KILLED or SERIOUSLY HURT if you don't follow instructions.

You CAN be HURT if you don't follow instructions.

  • Safety Headings - such as Important Safety Reminders or Important Safety Precautions.
  • Safety Section - such as Scooter Safety.
  • Instructions - how to use this scooter correctly and safely.

This entire manual is filled with important safety information - please read it carefully.

    See also:

     Honda PCX125 - Owner's Manual > Honda PCX125 - Owner's Manual

     Honda PCX125 - Owner's Manual > Scooter Safety

    Important Safety Information Your scooter can provide many years of service and pleasure - if you take responsibility for your own safety and understand the challenges you can meet while riding.