I have a 2010 ninja and I have set the idle around 1700 !this stops it bogging slightly and having to slip the clutch too much for an emergency startShooter said:Thanks Jim! The bike has currently and going up around 8600 miles on it. Does Kawasaki rec. a 9000 mile or 10k mile service done? I have put just around 1000 miles on it and when I bought it I instantly did an oil change.