Grasp the outer tube and stroke [A] the inner tube several
times. The shock to fork seal separates the inner tube
from the outer tube.
Remove the following parts from the inner tube.
[A] Guide Bushes
[C] Oil Seal
[D] Retaining Ring
[E] Dust Seal
Front Fork Assembly
When the fork tubes are not disassembled, hold the fork
inverted position for more than 20 minutes to allow the
fork oil to fully drain.
Replace the following with new ones:
Dust Seal [A]
Retaining Ring [B]
Oil Seal [C]
Guide Bushes [D]
Place an oil coated plastic bag [E] over the end of the
inner tube to protect the oil seals.
The inner tube guide bush groove has a sharp edge [F]
that cut out the sealing lip of the seals as they are pushed
down over the inner tube.
Install in order these parts on the inner tube.
Tap the washer [A] with the oil seal driver [B] to install the
outer guide bush.
Special Tool - Fork Oil Seal Driver, 48: 57001-1509